Bangtan Boys, precisely ‘BTS,’ is without a doubt one of the biggest boybands from South Korea, leading the K-pop industry with millions of fans from all around the globe.
The Seoul band contains seven members Suga (Main Rapper), JungKook (Main Vocals), Jimin (Lead vocalist), Jin (Sub-vocals), RM (Rapper), J-Hope (Rapper), and V(Sub-Vocals). The band was initially formed by Big Hit Entertainment back in 2013
The Revolutionary K-pop Icon: BTS Evolution
The evolution of BTS is without a doubt remarkable as tracking their progress from hip-hop rooted music to wide ranges of musical genres and without forgetting their finely choreographed videos and styles.
The group initially debuted their first album, ‘2 Cool 4 Skool’, in 2013 and shortly marked themselves in U.S. Billboard 200 entries with their fourth ‘EP’ The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Part 2 in 2016.
Subsequently, Wings(2016) their second Korean studio album, the first-ever “million sellers” in Korea.
BTS: Career and Path to Stardom
Delivering Hit by Hit by 2017, BTS hypes globally from tabloids to magazines; their stardom inclined more than any artist expects. As they shortly become the first and only Korean band to top the Billboard 200 with their outstanding album ‘Love Yourself: Tear (2018)’.
The ‘Golden Era’ of BTS year 2018, where they set the record of second and third best-selling albums in digital, physical, and streaming platforms with a near tie match to #1 Drake.
The charming 7-man-band holds a ‘Guinness World Record’ for most-tweeted celebrities of 2017 and 2018, holding the title ‘top social artist’ for three years.
Moreover, BTS is the first group since 60’s prominent Rock band ‘The Beatles’ to set the record of three consecutive album chains to deliver ‘Gold’ hit songs in less than a year.
BTS: Life after Stardom
By 2018 they are entitled to the top 25 most influential celebrities by Times and Korea’s most influential celebrities.
They have set a successful musical career with the sum of more than 47 international prominent awards throughout a short interval of time.
Some of the are International Teen Choice Award, Seoul Music Award, MTV, iHeartRadio Music, and recent Billboard Music Award 2019 following 2018, 2017, and so others.
So, Korean pop stars not only have to lead their way to revoluting Korean music and addressing their Korean culture. As well set their places among his BTS army as a role model and acts as a source of motivation to many.