Sunday, 18 June 2017

[Article] 170529 BTS "We are Korean singer, we hope we could perform at the next Billboard in Korean"



Rap Monster, "We don't have plans to enter the US. We are Korean singers."

Jimin, "If we can get the chance to perform at the next Billboard, we hope to stand on the stage with our songs in Korean."

BTS who returned home in glory after spreading the status of KPOP around the world is planning to continue standing in front of their fans just how they've always been doing so far. Foreign media even mentioned and compared BTS's winning as the Beatles who created a syndrome in the 60s US. They have risen as a global group but they are determined to not lose their original intention.

A press conference was held on 29th 11 AM at Lotte Hotel Crystal Ballroom in Seoul to celebrate BTS winning the Top Social Artist award at the "2017 Billboard Music Award". V, Suga, Jin, Jungkook, Rap Monster, Jimin and J Hope attended the press conference. Broadcaster Kim Iljoon was presented as the MC.

BTS candidly talked about their thoughts on winning the award, advancing to the US, and their thoughts on the group's success secret. They revealed their determinations, "Rather than advancing to the US, we want to grow constantly and show you better appearances.", "We hope to end the world tour with good health and we will try to return with cool song and cool stage in the second half of the year."


On the 22nd, BTS won the "Top Social Artist" award at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards held at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, US. They received attention as they were the first KPOP group to receive the award.

BTS is a 7 member boy group that debuted in 2013 with "No More Dream" and released many hit songs like "RUN", "FIRE", "Blood Sweat & Tears", "DOPE".

The following is a series of questions and answers we shared with BTS at the press conference.