The year isn’t even over yet but BTS Already has its fans looking forward to 2020. The incredibly popular K-Pop The boy group has become one of the major figures of the K-Pop movement around the world, amassing millions of fans in different countries. It’s not yet a year since BTS released “Map of the Soul: Persona”. But the group has already announced a 2020 album.
BTS – which includes Jungkook, RM, V, J-Hope, Suga, Jin and Jimin – has already released six full albums in Korean and Japanese since their inception in 2013. In 2020, BTS seems to be adding another recording to this list.
Album 2020 for BTS
Right after an incredible screening, for the Mnet Asian Music Prize 2019, BTS has announced that they are already at work on their next album, reports Metro. The album, which will be released in 2020, will be their fourth Korean-language album. It will also serve as their first major musical projects since the release of their sixth EP “Map of the Soul: Persona” in April.
Jimin teased the project, on stage at the Mnet Asian Music Awards, when the band accepted the album of the year award. No other details are known about the project.
Love Yourself: Speak Yourself Tour Brings $ 117 Million
The K-Pop group also became a hit in the touring circuit. Their “Love Yourself: Speak Yourself” world tour reportedly grossed $ 117 million, even with just 20 stops.
Based on data from Billboard, the stops on the tour had an average attendance of 48,814 people, which is a huge number in the K-Pop Industry. With an average gross of $ 5.8 million per tour stop, BTS ranks third behind the Rolling Stones, Taylor Swift, and the Spice Girls for the highest average stadium earnings of the year.
BTS’s other awesome projects in 2019
BTS became an even bigger musical force in 2019 due to the release of “Map of the Soul: Persona”. It has reached number one on the charts in a number of countries like the United States, New Zealand and Canada. It also became the first K-Pop project to reach the top of the UK Singles Chart.
That’s why it was no surprise when they topped the Mnet Asian Music Awards.
Not only did they win Album of the Year, but they also won Artist of the Year, Global Icon of the Year, and Song of the Year (for Boy with Luv ft. Halsey). This made them the first musical group to win all four daesang trophies (best awards).
BTS also caused a sensation in the United States with their three wins at the American Music Awards. They were victorious in the categories’ Favorite Duo or Group – Pop rock, Tour of the Year and Favorite Social Artist. Let us know what you think of BTS’s upcoming album, put your comment in the comments section. Stay tuned for more entertainment news and updates.
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