Thursday, December 1, 2022

BTS

BTS’ Jin assigned to front-line boot camp for military service

Jin, a member of the K-pop superband BTS, will join a front-line Army boot camp north of Seoul next month to start his mandatory military service, Korean defence sources said.The 29-year-old is set to enter the boot camp of...

BTS star Jung Kook serenades football fans at FIFA WC Opening Ceremony

Football fans were given a special treat as BTS star Jung Kook performed in the FIFA World Cup 2022 Opening Ceremony, at the Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor, on Sunday (November 20). Jung Kook performed with the official...

India using tech as weapon against poverty: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said India is using technology as a weapon in the war against poverty, and the country’s youth have ensured tech and talent globalisation.In his video message to the Bengaluru Tech Summit (BTS), he...

BTS’ Jungkook set to perform at World Cup in Qatar amid controversy

South Korean K-pop superband BTS member Jungkook is to perform at the World Cup in Qatar. The decision to host the football tournament in the Gulf state has caused deep controversy due to Qatar's stance on homosexuality, which is illegal...

BTS make history with the most Number 1 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 this decade

BTS have achieved the most Number One hits on the Billboard Hot 100 this decade. Billboard took to its official Twitter on November 1 to publish a list of artists who have achieved the most Number One hits on...

‘BTS can participate in ‘national-level’ events while on military duties’

BTS will reportedly be allowed to participate in “national-level” events in South Korea even while serving in their compulsory military terms, the defence ministry has announced.On October 18, Moon Hong-sik, the acting spokesperson for the South Korean defence ministry,...

Rapper Travis Scott beats BTS merchandise sales record in UK

Rapper Travis Scott (II) made a record-breaking amount of money on merchandise in London over the weekend.The 31-year-old rap star sold more than $1 million in merchandise at his weekend concerts, setting a new UK record and overtaking the...

BTS earns sixth No. 1 album with ‘Proof’

Popular K-pop band BTS’ new compilation album ‘Proof’ has granted the powerhouse their sixth No. 1 album to debut atop the Billboard 200 chart, despite their upcoming break.According to ‘Variety’, four days before ‘Proof’ dropped, the group announced they...

BTS are going their separate ways on a ‘temporary hiatus’

K-Pop sensations BTS broke down in tears as they revealed plans to pursue solo careers and “grow”, but pledged to return “someday”.Septet Jin, 29, Suga, 29, J-Hope, 28, RM, 27, V, 26, Jimin, 26, and Jungkook, 24, broke the...

BTS release anthology album Proof, including 3 new songs

BTS have released their anthology album ‘Proof’, including the new single ‘Yet To Come (The Most Beautiful Moment)’.The K-Pop megastars - comprising RM, Jin, J-Hope, V, Suga, Jimin and Jungkook - have consolidated the past nine years of their...