[Article] “Billboard! Bangtan has arrived”…’BTS’, The Burning Pink Carpet

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BTS has attended the 2017 Billboard Music Awards.

On the afternoon of May 21st (local time) in Las Vegas, Nevada, BTS walked the pink carpet at the T-Mobile arena.

As BTS appeared, the fans there shouted passionately. They came out of the Billboard supplied car for the ceremony and went inside the award hall confidently.

Meanwhile, BTS was nominated for Top Social Artist at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards. It is a first among K-Pop boy groups. The competition unfolded between BTS and artists like Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, and Ariana Grande.

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[Lyrics] Not Today

All the underdogs in the world
A day may come when we lose
But it is not today
Today we fight

No not today
언젠가 꽃은 지겠지
Someday flowers will wither
But no not today
그 때가 오늘은 아니지
The time is not today
No, no not today
아직은 죽기엔 too good day
It’s too good of a day to die yet
No, no not today no no no not today

그래 우리는 EXTRA
Yeah, we’re extra
But still part of this world
EXTRA + ORDINARY
그것도 별 거 아녀
It’s not a big deal
오늘은 절대 죽지 말아
Definitely won’t die today
빛은 어둠을 뚫고 나가
The light pierces through the darkness
새 세상 너도 원해
You want a new world too
Oh baby yes I want it

날아갈 수 없음 뛰어
If you can’t fly, run
Today we will survive
뛰어갈 수 없음 걸어
If you can’t run, walk
Today we will survive
걸어갈 수 없음 기어
If you can’t walk, crawl
기어서라도 gear up
Even while crawling, gear up
겨눠 총 조준 발사
Ready, aim, fire

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[Lyrics] 네시 (4 o’clock)

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어느 날 달에게
One day, I wrote
길고긴 편지를 썼어
a long letter to the moon
너보다 환하진 않지만
It won’t become brighter than you
작은 촛불을 켰어
But (I) lit a small candle

어스름한 공원에
In the park at twilight
노래하는 이름 모를 새
there’s a nameless singing bird
Where are you?
Oh you

왜 울고 있는지
Why are you crying
여긴 나와 너 뿐인데
When it’s just me and you here?
Me and you
Oh you

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[Article] Park Bogum, release of travelogue to Jeju with BTS V

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Actor Park Bogum and BTS’s V captured their 2 night 3 day trip to Jeju.

On the 21st, Park Bogum published a video on his personal Youtube and social media titled “Spring Day.” It was (a video) of his Jeju travelogue with V from the 15th through 17th.

In the video starts with the plane tickets they used from Gimpo Airport to Jeju and is filled with portions of their travel in Jeju. V jokes around with a horse, and Park Bogum caught fan’s eyes with his smiling image in a field of rapeseed flowers.

As expected, V previously released pictures he took with Park Bogum in Jeju on BTS’s official social media. Rumored to be close friends in the entertainment industry, the friendship between Park Bogum and V evoked a heartwarming feeling.

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[Lyrics] Spring Day

I miss you
Because I’m voicing it like this, I miss you more
Even though I’m looking at photos of you all
I miss you
Time is too cold-hearted
I hate us
It’s becoming hard for us
to even see each other’s faces once
It’s completely winter here
Winter comes in August too
Time runs through my heart
Alone, on the snowy country train that’s left behind
(I’ll) take your hand and go to the other end of the earth
I want winter to end
How much longing has to fall down
like snow, will that spring day come?
Friend

Wandering in the void
Like a piece of dust, like a small piece of dust
If I were the flying snow
I’d be able to reach you
just a little more quickly

The snow falls from the trees
And little by little (you) go farther away
I miss you, I miss you
I miss you, I miss you

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BTS is Coming Soon…Today (1/26) in the Midst of Filming MV for New Song

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BTS, who plan to have a comeback in February, are at the filming site for their music video.

On the afternoon of the 26th, BTS is at the peak of filming for their music video in Cheongju, Northern Chungcheong province. Outside, the title song and music video concepts are strictly kept secret.

BTS’s second regular album WINGS, which released last October, rose to 751,301 units sold. In the coming month, WINGS Supplemental Story will be released, which continues the previous album. Fan’s expectations are rising.

BTS’s new album WINGS Supplemental Story: You Never Walk Alone will release this coming February 13th. Right after, for two days on the 18th and 19th, they will host their solo concert 2017 BTS Live Trilogy Episode III: The Wings Tour in Seoul’s Gocheok Skydome.

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[Article] “A Great Sign” … BTS’s Pre-orders Crash Synnara Records Server

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The response from fans to group BTS’s comeback is already hot. Synnara Records, a website which sells albums, crashed in the middle of pre-orders for the new album, WINGS Supplementary Story: You Never Walk Alone (hereafter WINGS: Supplemental Story), which began on January 25th at noon.

On the 25th at 11AM, accessing the Synnara Records homepage was difficult. On the same day at noon during the planned pre-order for BTS’s new release, there was a rush of people trying to access Synnara Records. As expected together with this, BTS’s name rose to the #1 rank of the real-time search keywords on Synnara Records’ portal site.

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A screenshot of Naver’s real time search keywords

Last year, BTS sold around 751,000 units of their second regular album WINGS; it set the record for best sales on the Gaon Chart. For WINGS: Supplemental Story, which contains the story which could not be told in WINGS, expectations are gathering as to whether or not passionate BTS can set new album records starting from pre-sales.

BTS will release WINGS: Supplemental Story on February 13th, and on the 18th-19th of the same month plan to host their 2017 BTS Live Trilogy Episode III: The WINGS Tour in Seoul at the Gocheok Skydome.

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[Article] Fly High! BTS’s second full album WINGS jacket filming location

October 10th, two years after their first full album DARK&WILD, their second full album WINGS will drop.

What will BTS, who evoked curiosity via “Boy Meets What?”, meet? Right away, the boys meet “temptation.” Aren’t you curious how the boys of BTS expressed meeting temptation? Go go! Go go~

Chapter 1: Cele) Suga’s black hair (bration

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[Article] BTS’s WINGS, The Best-Selling Album of 2016

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BTS’s album WINGS has been selected as the best-selling album of 2016.

According to the “2016 Wrap-up Album Chart” released by Gaon on January 13th, BTS’s second full album WINGS recorded 751,301 units sold, taking the first place spot. Their total sales volume and Gaon chart ranking from last year together gave them the highest number. 

Together with this, the special album HYYH: Young Forever, released last May, took the 4th spot with 368,369 units, the album proved strong in the charts.

At the close of 2016, BTS won Artist of the Year at the MAMAs and Album of the Year at the MelOn Music Awards, consecutively sweeping grand prizes. Both in name and in reality, they have proven themselves to be idols.

Also, they are the sole artists among Korean singers to have their name appear in four categories on America’s Billboard 2016 Year-End Chart, reconfirming their worldwide popularity and influence.

Next month on the 18th and 19th, they will have their WINGS Tour Seoul Concert at the Gocheok Skydome and then begin their world tour.

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[Article] Official Position: BTS’s side “Goal of February Comeback; Nothing Definite.”

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Group BTS is in the middle of preparing a new album for a comeback next month.

A representative from their agency, BigHit Entertainment, disclosed to OSEN on the 11th: “It’s true that BTS is in the middle of preparing for a February comeback, but nothing is definite.”

This representative added, “Right now we’re concerned with what form the album will take. The comeback schedule has not been determined.”

Last year, BTS released their second full-length album which exceeded 751,000 units sold. They also set the record for best total sales on the Gaon chart. Additionally, they entered Billboard’s main album chart, the Billboard 200, at the 26th spot, thus setting good records domestically and internationally.

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