Time line of BTS

  • When they formed

    When they formed
    They formed in 2010, BTS was originally supposed to be a hip hop group similar to YG Entertainment's 1TYM but between their initial formation and their debut, Bang Si-hyuk decided that the contemporary youth needed instead "a hero who can lend them a shoulder to lean on, even without speaking a single word.
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    The preparation

    They were preparing, during that time the members joined, the first was RM, the leader, and then the others joined.
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    Information about BTS

    BTS is a South Korean boy band, they formed in 2013. They changed very much in their songs and in their aspect throughout their careers. The group is still active and they win a lot of awards. Their artistic names are; Jungkook, V, Jimin, J-Hope, RM, Suga and Jin. I have put them from lowest to highest. The oldest has 26 and the youngest has 21.
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    BTS Awards

    BTS have received many awards and honors, including 15 Melon Music Awards, 15 Mnet Asian Music Awards, 14 Golden Disc Awards, 12 Seoul Music Awards, 10 Gaon Chart Music Awards, 4 Billboard Music Awards, 4 Korean Music Awards, and one American Music Award.
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    BTS Achievements

    BTS also have a large social influence and currently hold seven Guinness World Records, including the world record for most Twitter engagements. To date they have spent 122 weeks at #1 on the Billboard Social 50 chart.
  • When they released their debut

    When they released their debut
    On 27 June in 2013, BTS released their debut single album 2 Cool 4 Skool, the first installment in their "school trilogy" series.
  • O!RUL8,2?

    O!RUL8,2?
    BTS released the second part to their "school trilogy,” the extended play O!RUL8,2?.
  • Skool Luv Affair

    Skool Luv Affair
    The last act to their "school trilogy", the EP Skool Luv Affair, was released in January 2014 and topped the Gaon Album Chart, selling 100,000 copies in 2014 and over 250,000 copies overall.
  • Dark and Wild

    Dark and Wild
    In August 2014, BTS released their first Korean studio album, Dark & Wild, which peaked at number two in Korea and sold over 200,000 copies total.
  • The Most Beautiful Moment in life Part 1

    The Most Beautiful Moment in life Part 1
    Released in March 2015, their third EP, The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Part 1, began by "shining a light on the dimmer and overshadowed dangers of youth rather than focusing on the beautiful aspects.
  • The Most Beautiful Moment in Life Part 2

    The Most Beautiful Moment in Life Part 2
    In November 2015, BTS launched their three-city concert tour, The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: On Stage, in conjunction with their fourth EP The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Part 2, which was later released after completion of their Seoul dates.
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    Love Yourself

    BTS embarked on their "Love Yourself" series which sought the enlightenment of self-love through the narrative sequence of beginning, development, turn, and conclusion.
  • The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: Young Forever

    The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: Young Forever
    As the finale to their "youth series," BTS released their first Korean compilation album The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: Young Forever in May 2016, which combined a number of songs from both and included three new singles.
  • Wings

    Wings
    Wings is the second Korean studio album by BTS. The album was released on October 10, 2016, by Big Hit Entertainment. It is available in four versions and contains fifteen tracks, with Blood Sweat and Tears as its lead single.
  • Blood Sweat and Tears

    Blood Sweat and Tears
    Blood Sweat and Tears is a song recorded by BTS for their second studio album, Wings. In 2018, Billboard ranked it number 16 on their list of the "100 Greatest Boy Band Songs of All Time".
  • BT21

    BT21
    They collaborated with popular Korean communication app Line to create new Line 'characters', called BT21, that serve as emojis, stickers, clothing, and more. The BT21 collaboration quickly swept the global market, opening flagship stores in Itaewon, Hongdae, Myeong-dong and other tourist hotspots in Seoul, as well as stores in Japan, Hong Kong and Los Angeles.
  • You Never Walk Alone

    You Never Walk Alone
    In February 2017, BTS released the repackaged edition of Wings (2016), entitled You Never Walk Alone.
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    The wings tour

    In conjunction with the release of You Never Walk Alone, BTS commenced their second world tour, 2017 BTS Live Trilogy Episode III: The Wings Tour, from February to December. The tour visited 12 countries including Brazil, Australia, Japan, Hong Kong, and the United States and gathered 550,000 fans.
  • Love Yourself Her

    Love Yourself Her
    In September 2017, BTS released the first part of the series, their fifth EP, Love Yourself: Her and featured music from the Chainsmokers' Andrew Taggart for the track "Best of Me".
  • American Music Awards

    American Music Awards
    In November 2017, BTS became the first K-pop group to perform at the American Music Awards, raising their profile internationally.
  • Global Artist Chart in 2018

    Global Artist Chart in 2018
    The first Korean musician to make the had the second and third best-selling albums worldwide and were the second best-selling artists worldwide in terms of physical, digital, and streaming platforms.
  • Face Yourself

    Face Yourself
    In April, the group also released their third Japanese studio album, Face Yourself, which debuted at number 43 on the Billboard 200.
  • Love Yourself Tear

    Love Yourself Tear
    In May 2018, BTS released their third Korean-language studio album, Love Yourself: Tear in conjunction with an appearance at the 26th Billboard Music Awards.
  • Fake Love

    Fake Love
    In 26th Billboard Music Awards, BTS debuted as performers with the premiere of their lead single, "Fake Love" and won Top Social Artist, making them the only Korean artist to win the award two years in a row.
  • Ellen Show

    Ellen Show
    BTS also went to the Ellen Show.
  • Love Yourself Answer

    Love Yourself Answer
    BTS released in August 2018 their second Korean compilation album Love Yourself: Answer, which contained songs from the previous "Love Yourself" releases along with seven additional new tracks.
  • Idol

    Idol
    The album Love Yoursel: Tear, was supported by the lead single "Idol" and the alternative digital release featuring Nicki Minaj. The single "Idol" also reached number five on the Canadian Singles Chart, marking BTS' first top-ten hit in Canada.
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    BTS World Tour: Love Yourself

    In conjunction with Love Yourself: Answer's release in August 2018, BTS commenced their third world tour, BTS World Tour: Love Yourself, with a landmark concert in the Seoul Olympic Stadium, the largest stadium in South Korea.
  • Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit

    Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit
    In October 2018, BTS was awarded a fifth-class Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit from the President of South Korea for their contributions in spreading Korean culture and language.
  • Burn the Stage

    Burn the Stage
    BTS released Burn the Stage: The Movie in theaters worldwide in November 2018 to commercial success. In the United States it accumulated $1.2 million on opening day for a total of $3.54 million over the three day weekend.
  • Love Yourself in Seoul

    Love Yourself in Seoul
    Love Yourself in Seoul, is a concert film by South Korean boy band BTS. The film takes place during the August 26, 2018 show of the band's Love Yourself Tour at Seoul Olympic Stadium in Seoul.
  • 61st Grammy

    61st Grammy
    In February 2019, BTS attended the 61st Grammy Awards as award presenters. It was their first time attending the event following an appearance by the group at the LA Grammy Museum in 2018.
  • BTS and Spotify

    BTS and Spotify
    In April, BTS became the first Asian act to surpass 5 billion streams on Spotify, and Time named BTS as one of Time 100's most influential people of 2019.
  • Boy With Luv

    Boy With Luv
    In April 2019, BTS released their sixth EP Map of the Soul: Persona simultaneously with the lead single "Boy With Luv", which featured American singer Halsey.
  • The most-viewed online video

    The most-viewed online video
    The music video for "Boy With Luv" broke records and became the most-viewed online video within the first 24 hours, accumulating more than 74.6 million views.
  • BTS BBMA 2019

    BTS BBMA 2019
    A few days ago BTS won 2 awards in the BBMA of 2019, they won top social artist and top duo/group during the award presentation.
  • The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

    The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
    With their 2 Billboard wins, BTS caught the attention of Stephen Colbert and are expected to attend The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on May 15. They are also expected to kick off the 'Good Morning America's Summer Concert Series' on the same day.