International Pop Sensation BTS taking an “official extended rest period”
Just like the rest of us, global popstars sometimes need a break from their hectic vocations. Unlike most of us, however, the seven members of BTS happen to be award-winning, chart-topping singers / songwriters.
K-pop group from Seoul, South Korea released their mega-bit “Butter” in May this year, and they went on to win three American Music Awards while generating huge Grammy buzz. Additionally, BTS was featured on the popular song “My Universe”, taken from Coldplay’s ninth studio album, which was released in full in October 2021.
Now the boy group has announced an official “rest period” to “recharge” and “re-inspire”, as group management Big Hit Entertainment explained. The management company explained that the group, made up of members Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V and Jungkook, needed time to recover from their busy schedules and spend time with their family to vacations.
Read Big Hit Entertainment’s full statement below.
âHello. This is GREAT MUSIC. We would like to inform you that BTS is planning to take a second official extended rest period since their premiere in 2019 after completing their official scheduled events of BTS Permission To Dance On Stage- LA and on 2021 Jingle Ball Tour. BTS has remained active in engaging with fans in 2020 and 2021 amid the Covid-19 situation, and has achieved dazzling results in consolidating themselves as the world’s top artists, âthe statement said.
âThis rest period will offer BTS members who have invested themselves tirelessly in their activities, a chance to recharge their batteries and recharge their batteries with creative energy. It will also be the first time since their beginnings to spend the Holidays with their family. We again ask you to please be considerate of their need to enjoy an ordinary and free daily life while focusing only on themselves, however briefly, during their period of rest.
âBTS will focus on the concert preparation and the release of the new album which will mark the start of aâ new chapter. âThey are preparing for a concert next March to connect and communicate with fans in person in Seoul. would like to express our deepest gratitude to all the fans who continue to cheer on BTS and they will come back as the best and healthiest of themselves after being recharged so they can return all the fans love. Thank you “, he concluded.
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