Tag: BTS

Jay Chou and BTS top Singapore’s ‘most-streamed’ artists list of 2019

On Tuesday (Dec 3), Spotify came out with a list of the "most-streamed" artists and songs of 2019. According to the audio streaming app, Taiwanese singer Jay Chou and K-pop superstars BTS are the top artists among Singaporean listeners, and the most-streamed track of...

Members of K-pop band BTS not exempt from military service—South Korean defence ministry

No one is exempt from military service, not even K-pop stars from hit boy band BTS. The boys were informed by the defence ministry of South Korea that mandatory service will remain mandatory, regardless of their celebrity status. The announcement has sparked conversation and debate...

South Korean boyband BTS have to do compulsory military service

The defence ministry of South Korea says popular K-pop boy band BTS will have to do compulsory military services, reaffirming its policy of no exceptions for pop stars. This may fuel a debate in South Korea, which remains technically at war with North Korea, about whether...

BTS Jungkook is first male idol to achieve 100m streams on Spotify

South Korean K-pop band BTS's Jungkook hit another record to be the first male idol in a group to achieve a whopping number of 100 million streams on Spotify. He also achieved that with an unpromoted b-side. The single, Euphoria is currently the third most...

BTS’s Jungkook involved in minor car accident

BTS's Jungkook was in a minor car accident recently and his management released an official statement regarding the incident. Here's the statement from Big Hit Entertainment: "This is a statement regarding member Jungkook’s car accident. The police have not closed this case yet, so we cannot reveal...

Yuri of Girls’ Generation shows support for BTS

Popular K-pop boy group BTS are longtime fans of Girls' Generation and even the first album purchase of some members was a Girls' Generation album. Yuri, from Girls' Generation showed support for BTS by attending their concert, much to the surprise and delight of the...

BTS is second global artist after Justin Bieber to top Billboard’s Social 50 for 150 weeks

K-pop boy group BTS has officially become the second ever global artist to top the Social 50 chart in a total of 150 weeks after Justin Bieber according to Billboard on 31 Oct. This marks their 120th consecutive #1 as the group tops the Billboard...

BTS’s Jin’s face has the Golden Ratio according to plastic surgeon

Earlier this year BTS' Jin was selected to have the Number 1 Sculpted Face in the world by the Doll designer group. Now the latest findings showed that he is handsome globally according to science. iLUMI PLASTIC SURGERY hospital in Seoul, South Korea's YouTube channel, iLUMI...

BTS earns Guinness World Record for fastest time to reach one million TikTok followers

Popular K-Pop boy group BTS has earned a new Guinness World Record! Guinness World Records announced on 23 Oct that BTS has hit the record for the fastest time to reach one million followers on TikTok. On 25 Sept, 7.40pm KST, BTS joined TikTok and they...

BTS’s Jimin is a fashion icon with several accolades under his belt

South Korean boy band member Jimin from BTS is dominating international and local fashion industry with his outstanding fashion sense and style. He made it into The Business of Fashion's '#BoF500 Class of 2019', GQ magazine's 'Best-dressed men of the week', King Choice's '2019 Most...