[82] The album received double million certification from the Korea Music Content Association (KMCA) on January 6, 2021. The time has almost come for the world's biggest boyband to release their new album. The album will include the the era’s first single, “Dynamite,” which was released on August 21, 2020. BTS is dropping another album this year! With everything going on in 2020, BTS’ In The Soop is that dash of light-hearted entertainment that we all need. This content could not be loaded "[33] In her review for MTV News, Emma Saletta said that the album "channel[s] the members' own fears and anxieties [...], as well as a steadfast determination to overcome," and ultimately delivers "a profound beacon of hope for the future. BTS reveals title track name ‘Life Goes On’ ahead of upcoming album ‘BE’ release : Bollywood News October 31, 2020 news.gynvander.com BTS is ensuring that ‘Life Goes On’ and that is also the title track of their upcoming ‘BE (Deluxe Edition)’ album. The band became the second act following Ariana Grande to score three Hot 100 entries in 2020, and also became the first group to land two number-one debuts on the chart. We discussed it amongst ourselves and made the decision. | iHeartRadio. Later that day, details about the album’s packaging were also revealed. On January 7, BTS announced the release date for their 2020 comeback. A week before their album’s release, BTS revealed the full track list. "[20] Raisa Bruner from Time deemed the album as "short and sweet" that is filled with "a dose of escapist melodies, thoughtful lyrics and strong personality. BTS) Release Date : 24th Dec RM70 ( INC EMS ) __ EXC LOCAL POSTAGE ONLY ~ NO RUSHING ORDER Accept Fast Payment Only! A brand new music video of BTS is arriving this weekend worldwide. BTS: il gruppo ha annunciato tracklist e release date del nuovo album “Be” Il prossimo progetto di inediti dei BTS vedrà la luce il 20 novembre e conterrà otto tracce, tra cui la pluripremiata Dynamite di Billboard IT. til og með 26. nóv. Life Goes On release time in India is scheduled for 10:30AM IST. "[22] Similarly, Verónica A. Bastardo of The Quietus opined that Be "offers an introspective chronicle about isolation, quarantine and finding a safe middle between sorrow and hope. [51][22] The "layered vocals, echo-y synth, and celebratory horns" are used to recreate the '70s retro sound[44] and lyrically talks about the joy and appreciation of little things that makes life valuable. 1 on Billboard Hot 100", "BTS Joins Taylor Swift in Exclusive Hot 100 & Billboard 200 Club", "BTS Becomes First Group to Rule Artist 100, Hot 100 & Billboard 200 Charts at the Same Time", "BTS Scores Career-Best Seven Entries on Latest Billboard Hot 100", "방탄소년단, 일주일만 앨범 226만 장 팔았다 '8연속 밀리언셀러'[차트오피스]", 7, 2020/ "Oricon Top 50 Albums: December 7, 2020", "Charts analysis: Michael Ball and Alfie Boe hold off BTS in albums battle", "Michael Ball and Alfie Boe top the Official Albums Chart with Together At Christmas: "This is all for you, "Official Singles Chart Top 100 (November 27, 2020 – December 23, 2020)", "Ariana Grande's Positions takes fifth week at Number 1 on the Official Singles Chart", "BTS earn second Number 1 on the Official Irish Albums Chart with BE", "Oficjalna lista sprzedaży :: OLiS - Official Retail Sales Chart", Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry, "Album – Classifica settimanale WK 48 (dal 28.08.2020 al 03.09.2020)", "Top 100 Albumes – Semana 48: del 20.11.2020 al 26.11.2020", "BTS's'Map of the Soul: 7'sells most hardcopy albums in US in 2020", "En exclusivité, voici les 10 premiers du Top Albums de la semaine ! On January 7, BTS announced the release date for their 2020 comeback. [89] The album was also a chart-topper on the New Zealand Albums chart, giving BTS their third number one album in New Zealand. BTS is coming back with a new album!. | iHeartRadio. By doing so, BTS became the first group in eight years to have two number-one albums in the same calendar year since One Direction in 2012, and also the first act since Ed Sheeran in 2017. [22] Lyrically, the track addresses loneliness and confinement speaking about mentally being able to escape the monotony of quarantine life. By Sara Delgad o. January 7, 2020. | iHeartRadio. BTS “BE” release & important dates On September 28 at midnight KST, through Twitter and Weverse, Big Hit announced BTS is set to release the new album “BE” on November 20. [80][81] With it, Be became BTS' eighth consecutive million seller in the country. BTS announced the release date and title of the new album! It is the follow-up to their 2019 extended play Map of the Soul: Persona, with five of its songs appearing on the album. 11/20 – BTS BE (Deluxe Edition) release 11/20 – BTS “Life Goes On” music video release "[16] Exclaim! 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Red Velvet – Irene & Seulgi’s Delayed “Monster” Music Video Finally Has A New Release Date & Time. BTS are gearing up for the release of their upcoming album, BE, this November. Due Date : While Stock Last! [17][23][24] Be eschews the vast "soundscapes and psychoanalytical concepts" of the band's previous works. 48. hét", "TÓNLISTINN – PLÖTUR | Vika 48 – 20. nóv. Global popstars BTS will release 'BE (Essential Edition)', the new edition of their latest album on February 19, 2021.Through this new release, the … [74] BTS became only the second act in history besides Taylor Swift to debut at number one on the Hot 100 and Billboard 200 simultaneously. Preorders for the deluxe edition began the following day. The song, titled “Dynamite,” was released on August 21. Classement complet lundi", "Album Top 40 slágerlista – 2020. [76] Seven tracks from the album charted simultaneously on the Hot 100 chart, with "Life Goes On" and "Dynamite" in the top-10, "Blue & Grey" in the top-20, and "Stay" in the top-40. BTS is dropping another album this year! Now we know it does. Sandy Lyons. [5] He hinted that they would be sharing the preparation process of the forthcoming album through subsequent self-documented videos as part of their "StayConnected" and "CarryOn" initiative to interact with the fans during the lockdown. Some ARMYs focused on comments uploaded by BTS’ fandom fictional universe account, @Smeraldo_Books. [79], Be debuted at number one on South Korea's Gaon Album Chart with first week sales of 2.274 million copies on Hanteo Chart, representing the second-highest first sales figures in the chart's history, behind Map of the Soul: 7. Historically, notices from Smeraldo blogs coincide a month before another BTS comeback. This album is like a page in our diary of the times we are currently living in. BTS will also be performing 'Dynamite' at their first MTV Video Music Awards, which are set to air live on 30 August at 7AM (TH/ID Standard Time) or 8AM (SG/MY/PH Standard Time) On 10 August, BTS released their first teaser photos of the individual members: #BTS #방탄소년단 #BTS_Dynamite Teaser Photo pic.twitter.com/aRheuHoYbt On September 27, 2020, Big Hit uploaded a teaser poster with the album's name, also announcing the release date. [65], Writing for NME, Rhian Daly described Be as the "most accurate musical encapsulation of the rollercoaster that is pandemic life so far" and that the group strikes a "perfect balance between encouragement and reassurance. Taking to their Twitter account, BTS shocked fans with the news of the comeback after they revealed a few days ago that “no date was set” for their next musical release. The single, which they didn’t reveal the title at that time, was set to be released on August 21, 2020. “An album is being released, but we’ve only just kicked off, so there haven’t been any in-depth decisions made regarding what sort of song we’ll do, what our title [track] will be like. Created in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Be is inspired by the thoughts and feelings the band experienced during the conception of the project. Additional details about the new release will be available on BTS … 11/11/2020. [52][53][54], On September 27, 2020, Big Hit uploaded a teaser poster with the album's name, also announcing the release date. "[70] Vox's Aja Romano described Be as a "sublime" album full of "seamless litany of bops intended to commemorate and celebrate getting through the Covid-19 pandemic. The news was shared via Twitter and Weverse that … By June 2020, the BTS crew had confirmed that their Japanese-language version of Map of the Soul: 7, annotated, as ~The Journey ~, would officially be coming out on July 15. News. [48] The upbeat production consists of "snapping" handclaps, bounces, grooves and "infectious" beats. [28][40][19] Pertaining to a mellow vibe,[17] the production of the song is folksy[39] and features electronic beats,[22] 808 drums,[37] melodic rhymes,[32] over a "stripped-back" sound[31] accompanied by "acrobatic" vocals and harmonies on the chorus. [16][26][37] Los Angeles Times labelled it as "one of the exemplary songs of the 'pandemic-pop' era" that acts as "a ribbon of immaculate bedroom emo, gorgeously harmonized but never show-offy or overpowering. BTS World, a free interactive mobile story game featuring the K-pop group, will be released June 26 worldwide (June 25 in the U.S.). Be received generally positive reviews from music critics, who praised the album for its authenticity and simplicity while a few had somewhat mixed feelings and found it unadventurous. I think this album will give us an opportunity to grow further as artists who can represent the current times through music. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With 'Be, "BTS' 'Life Goes On' Launches as Historic No. From release date and comeback trailers to track list and songs, here is everything to know about the upcoming album of BTS, Map of the Soul: 7 By Ilin Mathew January 9, 2020 05:45 +08 BTS have announced their comeback with new album BE (Deluxe Edition), set to be their most ‘BTS-like’ album so far. [49][50] The track features a funky bassline accompanied by vocal harmonies, falsetto hooks and a disco rhythm that is includes blaring brass, lush keyboard chords, palm-muted guitar sound. [43] Its lyrics detail the connection that one can feel from someone despite physical distance and sees BTS admitting to the disorientation caused by excessive free time. BTS also became the first group to have two chart-topping albums in the country in 2020, and the second act overall following YoungBoy Never Broke Again. But things started looking up when BTS members began reconnecting with fans on the Korean app V-Live, with streams under the hashtags #StayConnected and #CarryOn. “we got the Smeraldo blog post every year on July 10 (except 2019), it’d always say a new month of “planning to open a flower shop,” they added, indicating that notices from July 2017 lined up with a release by September, and in July 2018, a release followed in August. [73] It's lead single "Life Goes On" debuted atop the Billboard Hot 100 with 150,000 downloads and 14.9 million U.S. streams, becoming BTS' third number-one song following "Dynamite" and "Savage Love (Laxed – Siren Beat)" remix. BTS Announces Comeback Album Release Date for "Map of the Soul: 7" Pre-orders start this week! [41] Stereogum compared the chord progression to the older works of Mariah Carey. We can’t wait to share this song with you all and enjoy it together.”, The confirmation of BTS’ album 2020 comes after RM teased that the band was working on “something new.” On April 16, Namjoon took to YouTube to host an impromptu discussion with ARMYs. [39] The album closes with the summer anthem,[41] "Dynamite", a 1970s-flavoured disco-pop[44][45][46] song with elements of funk, soul[47] and bubblegum pop. The theory predicted that fans could be seeing a new BTS album in either August 2020 or September 2020. [57] On November 10, the band posted the album's track list and digital cover. The K-pop giants have set a release date for their new album -- and now we know the name of the lead single, too. 00:00 . BTS confirmed another new album in 2020 in a V-Live on July 26, 2020. [16][33] The melancholic, slow-jam number "Blue & Grey" is a soft pop ballad[19] that uses colors to illustrate depression and anxiety. Shrishaila Bhandary . Because all the members are involved in the album somehow, there are more last minute changes being made than before, which leads to more uncertainties surrounding the finalization of the release date. The record sees the band members contributing to various aspects of the album including songwriting, development, production, visual aspects, and direction. "[36] The Atlantic summarised Be as "a kind of musical document of the members’ thoughts and feelings about losing a year to the pandemic."[31]. Rewind 10 Seconds. "[20] Lyrically inspired by the COVID-19 pandemic,[20] BTS described the album as "a letter of hope" during the quarantine era. BTS had the most entries of any artist on the 100-spot ranking, with 13 of their albums entering the final chart. K-pop superband BTS have announced that they will release their new album on November 20. [59] Nine months after Map of the Soul: 7, Be was released worldwide on November 20, 2020, through Big Hit and Columbia in conjunction with the music video for "Life Goes On". “This [live] content doesn’t have a particular name or anything,” he explained. The title track is “Life Goes On.” The music video for “Life Goes On” was directed by Jungkook. "[30] Reviewing for Rolling Stone, Jeff Benjamin described Be as "the most on-brand album BTS has ever made, recognizing hardship while offering healing and hope and a way to look past our current pain. [16][18][24] The production uses brassy instrumentals, bold drums and a sparse jarring scratching sound. [106] It was one of two BTS albums to make it on the top ten ranking, the other being Map of the Soul: 7 in first place—BTS was the only artist with multiple albums on the list. BTS is back. The new record is the second BTS album for 2020, having released Map of the Soul:7 last February. On September 28 at midnight KST, BTS announced that Their new album is going to release on November 20 at 2 pm KST and at midnight EST. "[20], The fourth track is a non-musical spoken worded "Skit" about BTS' first number one song on the US Billboard Hot 100, which serves an interlude to separate the album into two parts. "[36] Lenika Cruz of The Atlantic considered Be as "a carefully composed eight-track album of intimate and stylistically diverse songs. "[37] In a review published by The Arts Desk, Peter Quinn lauded the album's production and BTS' vocal palette for "switch[ing] from rap to angelic falsetto in the blink of an eye. Alicia Valley . [21][41] The song relies on a "sparse, laid-back production" for which '70s piano,[18] funky keyboards,[41] and trap programmed drum beats[22] provide minimalist instrumentation. [92] It also topped the charts in Denmark,[93] Poland,[94] and Portugal. BTS released their fourth Korean-language studio album Map of the Soul: 7 in February 2020, to critical and commercial acclaim. ; Note: This is based on the available information at the time of writing, if this date changes this article will be updated. If BTS wants to keep secrets about BTS, they should probably stop telling BTS! [38] NME observed that "Be cycles through the various ever-changing moods the pandemic has made a constant in our lives. [16][34] The album expands on a wide-range of emotions,[35] exploring themes of comfort, loneliness,[16] anxiety,[36] depression, burn-out,[37] fear,[20] frustration, restlessness, sadness,[26] hope, connection,[32] resolve, and joy. [2][3] In support of the album, the band was slated to begin their fourth worldwide concert tour, Map of the Soul Tour in April 2020, which was eventually postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. BTS is dropping another album this year! The album also comes three months after the release of the group’s massive No.1 hit, “Dynamite.” The K-Pop septet originally teased BE during a livestream in late July, but there were very little details as to what was to come. [108], Credits adapted from Big Hit's website, NetEase Music and Tidal. BTS was first formed in 2013, and since then, they have totally taken the world by storm. What to Know About Her... Joe Biden Has 4 Kids & 7 Grandkids—Here's a Look at... Bachelorette's Dale Allegedly Cheated on Clare After... With more and more details being revealed every day about forthcoming records from our very own Bangtan Boys, you already know we’re keeping our eyes peeled for BTS’ album 2020 release date, tracklist, and news. Be (stylized in all caps) is the fifth Korean-language (ninth overall) studio album by South Korean boy band BTS. [28][29] The album makes heavy use of acoustic guitars,[19] pianos,[18] funk bass,[20][30] drum machines, horns,[16] and sentimental string instruments. After months of fans theorizing, BTS’ album 2020 is confirmed. [61][62] The following day, they performed "Life Goes On" on Good Morning America and The Late Late Show with James Corden. By. BTS Universe Story: Release date. "[21], Consequence of Sound's Mary Siroky dubbed the album as "the cozy comedown" which "brings the listener home in every sense, inviting us into the world of these seven young men in a way none of their other albums have so far. Our mission at STYLECASTER is to bring style to the people, and we only feature products we think you’ll love as much as we do. [27][25] Incorporating heavy bass[24] and an instrumental chorus,[23] the song references how technology binds the band together with listeners. [102][103] The album also entered Germany's Offizielle Top 100 at number four,[104] and the Czech Albums at number five. ... with BigHit sharing a cryptic photo teaser with the date April 2020. On November 13, they held an unboxing session of the album which was broadcast live on their YouTube channel. BTS ARMY, rejoice! Scheduled to go on a world tour in support of their first 2020 release, the group was forced to cancel all shows due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. "[32] Jochan Embley of Evening Standard called the album "exquisitely produced" with "near faultless" vocal performances, and opined that although it "doesn't take many risks" it works as "a thing of comfort for millions. "[18] In an enthusiastic review, AllMusic's critic Neil Z. Yeung deemed the album as "a heartfelt and inspiring soundtrack" praising BTS' "vulnerability and intimacy" and wrote that "despite its brief runtime, Be is an expert snapshot of time and place, a document of a worldwide event that manages to strengthen their connection to their listeners and push their songcraft forward with focus, heart, and humanity. The K-pop giants have set a release date for their new album -- and now we know the name of the lead single, too. The album will be titled “Wings”, and it is BTS’ 2nd full album since their debut in 2013. Does the First Lady Get a Salary? Scheduled to go on a world tour in support of their first 2020 release, the group was forced to cancel all shows due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. "[27], Be debuted atop the US Billboard 200 with 242,000 album-equivalent units, including 177,000 sales, becoming BTS's fifth number-one album in the United States. 00:00. 00:00. [17][23] RM said that the song has "a simple message but a profound truth. Background and release. That’s right, the boy band — which consists of RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V and Jungkook — just announced that their highly anticipated LP will come out on November 20, 2020, and we can’t wait! Written By. Be was supported by the lead single "Life Goes On" which debuted at number one on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming BTS' third consecutive number-one song in the United States, and peaked within the top ten of the charts in the United Kingdom. They’ve released eight studio albums, four compilation albums and six extended plays over the years. [78] Seven tracks of the album entered the Canadian Hot 100, with "Dynamite" peaking at number two and "Life Goes On" at number eight. Volume 60%. BTS World, a free interactive mobile story game featuring the K-pop group, will be released June 26 worldwide (June 25 in the U.S.). [27] Vox called Be "a loudly retro mix of pop sounds ranging from frothy to funky, melancholic to mellow, filtered through a lens of determined positivity. "Life Goes On" marked the first song not sung in an English language to debut atop the chart. This is a new challenge for us as well,” BTS shared. BTS will release their new single later this month (Picture: John Shearer/Getty Images for The Recording Academy) BTS will release the first track from their new album in two weeks’ time.. On October 30, BTS teased the title of the album's lead single "Life Goes On" on Twitter. We reflected the emotions that we felt during this unprecedented period into this album. “we MIGHT have a COMEBACK in August,” wrote one Twitter user. [10] On June 16, Jimin revealed about the writing and recording sessions for the album. "[7][8] During a YouTube livestream on May 1, Jimin revealed that he was assigned as the music project manager and admitted that the forthcoming album would be written and produced by the members. “An album will be released,” he promised during his April 16, 2020, Livestream. Please note that if you purchase something by clicking on a link within this story, we may receive a small commission of the sale. After the massive success of BTS’ all English track Dynamite, the group is all set to release their new mini-album in English. "[15], Be is primarily a pop record,[16] encompassing hip hop, EDM,[17] and disco genres[18] with synth-pop, neo soul,[19] funk,[20] R&B,[21][22] 1970s,[23][24] 1980s,[25] 1990s,[26] and 2010s mainstream music elements. [36] The second track, "Fly To My Room" is a 1990s-inspired R&B,[21] neo soul,[19] and pop song with gospel[22] and synth-pop elements. BTS Announce Release Date for Mobile Game ‘BTS World’ Interactive story game will be out later this month. 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BTS Dynamite Release Time and Release Date on YouTube in the United States. gave it 7.2 out of 10, based on their assessment of the critical consensus.