HYBE makes TIME’s list of 100 most influential companies of 2021 for 2nd consecutive year

HYBE has been named to TIME magazine's list of the 100 Most Influential Companies in the World for the second year in a row. The list features 100 companies from a wide range of industries that are reshaping the future. The 100 organizations on the list were picked based on "relevance, influence, innovation, leadership, ambition,…

TWICE and BTS earn RIAJ Platinum and Gold certifications for streaming in Japan

TWICE and BTS both acquired new official certifications for streaming in the RIAJ. In addition to its pre-existing certification methods for physical album shipments and digital download sales, the RIAJ launched a new certification system for online song streaming in 2020. Songs are certified silver after 30 million streams, gold after 50 million streams, and…

BTS and Coldplay’s “My Universe” tops Digital Song Sales Chart for 2nd week

On October 11, Billboard's Hot 100 chart announced that the single "My Universe" by BTS and Coldplay had ranked No. 12 on its second week on the chart. The song "My Universe" debuted at No. 1 on the previous week, making it BTS’s fifth song to debut in first place on the Hot 100 chart,…

Coldplay and BTS announce upcoming collaboration “My Universe”

Coldplay dropped the teaser image for their upcoming single “My Universe” with BTS, which will be released on September 24! It was a matter of time until a collaboration between both groups was confirmed, as Coldplay's frontman Chris Martin had already participated in an interview with BTS earlier this month regarding the group's "Permission to…

BTS wins 3 awards including Group Of The Year at 2021 MTV Video Music Awards

The VMAs 2021 (MTV Video Music Awards) was held on September 12 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The group BTS was announced as the winners of three categories: Group of the Year (Best Group), Best K-Pop and Song of the Summer for their hit track “Butter.” This marks the group’s third consecutive…

BTS’s J-Hope, Jungkook, and Jimin show smooth dance moves in a special “Butter (Feat. Megan Thee Stallion)” Performance Video

On September 9, BTS released a performance video of their recent remix of "Butter" with Meghan Thee Stallion. The members Jimin, Jungkook and J-hope, dressed in all-white outfits, revealed a new choreography to match Megan Thee Stallion’s rap part of the song, while showing their smooth moves and dancing skills. Watch the performance video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkeZX2hnoOk

BTS becomes 1st group to replace its own No. 1 debut on Hot 100 with “Permission To Dance”

On July 19, Billboard announced that BTS’s new song “Permission to Dance” had debuted at No. 1 on the Hot 100 chart, taking over the top spot which was previously held by the group's song “Butter". The summer hit "Butter" also remained No.1 for a record-breaking seven consecutive weeks. “Permission to Dance” is BTS’s fifth song to hit No.…

BTS’s online fan meeting “2021 Muster Sowoozoo” had over 1.3 Million Paid Viewers

On June 13 and 14, BTS held the “BTS 2021 Muster Sowoozoo” to celebrate their eighth anniversary. ” During the two days, a total of 1.33 million people in 195 regions around the globe tuned in to the event. The group's fanmeeting is called "Muster" (an assembly of troops), and the title "Sowoozoo" is a…

BTS’s “Butter” becomes their 1st song to top Billboard Hot 100 chart for 3 consecutive weeks

On June 14, Billboard announced that BTS's song “Butter” had stayed at No. 1 in the Hot 100 chart for the third week in a row. “Butter," which was released on May 21, is now BTS’s first song to spend three consecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Hot 100. According to Billboard, “Butter” garnered 15.4 million streams and 138,400…

BTS looks elegant and alluring in group concept picture for ‘Butter’

On May 10 (12am KST), BTS unveiled their first group teaser for their highly-anticipated new single "Butter" to be released on May 21. After unveiling the first concept teaser poster, the concept clips with RM and Jungkook, Jin and Suga, as well as Jimin, J-hope and V, BTS has released a stunning group concept picture…