Last month, BTS announced its new ‘Love Yourself: Speak Yourself’ tour, which includes performances at world-renowned venues in the United States, Sao Paulo, London, Paris, Japan and more.
The tickets for the five American and European concerts were shown on March 1 and sold in a very short time. BTS became the world’s 12th artist and the first in Korea to sell his concert tickets at Wembley Stadium in just 90 minutes. The five international venues are: Rose Bowl Stadium in Los Angeles, Solger Field in Chicago, Mtlave Stadium in New Jersey, Wembley Stadium in London and Stade de France in Paris.
On March 2, BTS announced additional dates for the five concerts in the United States and Europe, which can be inspected on the band’s official website.
BTS continues its global success with the new album “Map Of The Soul: Persona”.
On May 21, the Billboard revealed the results of its plans, which showed BTS sweep of high positions in the charts.
In the Artist 100 chart, BTS ranked first for five weeks in a row, making them the first band in history to achieve such global success since the opening of the chart. Breaking the previous record of Twenty One Pilots, which topped the chart for four weeks in a row!
This chart shows artists’ activities through the sales of albums and songs, radio playback, sitcoms, and strong media interaction to show a multi-dimensional arrangement of the artist’s popularity.
For the rest of the charts, BTS ranked 61 in HOT 100, the most popular song in the United States.
In the Social 50 scheme, BTS is still in the lead for week 127!
While Billboard 200, the album “Map Of The Soul Persona” was ranked 17th for the fifth week in the chart. It is worth mentioning that the band previously became the first Korean artist to spend four weeks in the top ten, having ranked first in the first week.
The song ‘Boy With Luv’ came in 24th place in the pop charts chart. Ranking 30 in the Canadian HOT 100 chart, while the album ranked 19th in the Billboard chart for Canadian albums.
In Billboard’s album charts, “Map of the Soul: Persona” topped the fifth week in a row. And fifth in album sales.
BTS members have a huge global power, making their name a great competitor to world celebrities after they have given a new history and opened up strong prospects for Korean art, congratulations!