All about BTS (Bangtan Boys): Profile and Songs

BTS, also known as Bangtan Boys or Beyond The Scene, is a seven-member South Korean boy band formed by Big Hit Entertainment.

They debuted on June 12, 2013, with the song “No More Dream” from their first album “2 Cool 4 Skool”, for which they won several New Artist of the Year awards, including at the 2013 Melon Music Awards and Golden Disc Awards and the 2014 Seoul Music Awards. The band continued to rise to widespread prominence with their subsequent albums Dark & Wild (2014), The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Part 2 (2015) and The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: Young Forever (2016), with the latter two entering the U.S. Billboard 200. The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: Young Forever went on to win the Album of the Year award at the 2016 Melon Music Awards.

BTS (방탄소년단) currently consists of 7 members: RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, V, Jimin, and Jungkook.

BTS Fandom Name: A.R.M.Y (Adorable Representative MC for Youth)
BTS Official Light Stick Color: Silver-Gray

BTS Official Accounts:
Instagram: @bts.bighitofficial
Twitter: @bts_twt
Facebook: bangtan.official
Official website: bts.ibighit.com
vLive: BTS channel

1. BTS Basic Information

BTS Korean group members: RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, V, Jimin and Jungkook
BTS Korean group names (BTS in Korean letters): 방탄소년단
BTS member full name: Kim Nam Joon (김남준), Kim Seok Jin (김석진), Min Yoon Gi (민윤기), Jung Ho Seok (정호석), Park Ji Min (박지민), Kim Tae Hyung (김태형), Jeon Jeong-guk (전정국)
BTS debut date: June 12, 2013
BTS debut album: 2 Cool 4 Skool
BTS debut song: No More Dream
Bangtan Boys leader: Rap Monster

2. BTS’s songs

Check out this collection right here

3. BTS record

Awards and nominations: Totals Awards won 53; Nominations 104
Music program awards: Totals Awards won 33

4. How to support BTS correctly

Physical sales of BTS’ albums are totally important on the upcoming awards shows in the end of the year, such as Mnet Asian Music Awards ( MAMA ), Seoul Music Awards ( SMA ), Golden Disk Awards ( GDA ), Gaon awards show

You will need to start to save money to BTS’ album physical copies.

Let say, as a hardcore fan, you want to buy both physical albums and download songs on iTunes to show your support to BTS and listen every moment you’re on your phone, so how can you do that if you’re on a budget?

Well, the best way to do it is finding a part-time job or cut off your spending. I don’t think you need to cut off spending, you can Get your $100 iTunes gift card right here.

Additionally, iTunes does not count towards any Korean music show. iTunes sales will only reflect Korean Billboard and International Chart, but if you love to support your idols’ sale record, remember to buy their songs on iTunes.

Check out BTS’s best songs on iTunes

5. BTS Member Profile

1. Rap Monster

Stage Name: RM, his old stage name used to be Rap Monster (랩몬스터)
Full Name: Kim Nam Joon (김남준)
Position: Main Rapper, Leader
Birthday: September 12, 1994
Zodiac sign: Virgo
Height: 181 cm (5’11”)
Weight: 67 kg (147 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Birthplace: Ilsan, Gyeonggi-d
Family: Dad, mom, younger sister
Hobbies: Surfing the web
Twitter account (all BTS members share 1 single twitter account): @bts_twt
RM’s Spotify list: Rap Monster’s Heavy Rotations

2. Jin

Stage Name: Jin (진)
Full Name: Kim Seok Jin (김석진)
Position: Vocalist, Visual
Birthday: December 4, 1992
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
Height: 179 cm (5’10” 1/2)
Weight: 63 kg (139 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Birthplace: Gwacheon, Gyeonggi-do
Family: Parents, older brother
Hobbies: Cooking, playing videogames on the Nintendo, taking selcas
Twitter account (all BTS members share 1 single twitter account): @bts_twt
Jin’s Spotify list: Jin’s GA CHI DEUL EUL LAE?

3. Suga

Stage Name: Suga (슈가)
Full Name: Min Yoon Gi (민윤기)
Position: Lead Rapper
Birthday: March 9, 1993
Zodiac sign: Pisces
Height: 174 cm (5’8.5″)
Weight: 59 kg (130 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Birthplace: Buk-gu, Daegu
Family: Dad, mom, older brother
Hobbies: Doing nothing when he has free time, taking photos, avoiding having to do work
Twitter account (all BTS members share 1 single twitter account): @bts_twt
Suga’s Spotify list: Suga’s Hip-Hop Replay

4. J-Hope

Stage Name: J-Hope (제이홉)
Full Name: Jung Ho Seok (정호석)
Position: Lead Rapper, Main Dancer, Vocalist
Birthday: February 18, 1994
Zodiac sign: Aquarius
Height: 177 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 65 kg (143 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Birthplace: Gwangju
Family: Mom, dad, older sister
Hobbies: Listening to music and window shopping
Twitter account (all BTS members share 1 single twitter account): @bts_twt
J-Hope’s Spotify list: J-Hope’s Jam

5. Jimin

Stage Name: Jimin (지민)
Full Name: Park Ji Min (박지민)
Position: Lead Vocalist, Main Dancer
Birthday: October 13, 1995
Zodiac sign: Libra
Height: 173.6cm (5’8.3″) (He said it with Jin in their video in V live app form Dec.)
Weight: 61 kg (134 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Busan
Family: Dad, mom, younger brother
Hobbies: Relaxing whenever he gets a chance
Twitter account (all BTS members share 1 single twitter account): @bts_twt
Jimin’s Spotify list: Jimin’s JOAH? JOAH!

6. V (Taehyung)

Stage Name: V (뷔)
Full Name: Kim Tae Hyung (김태형)
Position: Vocalist, 2nd Visual
Birthday: December 30, 1995
Zodiac sign: Capricorn
Height: 178 cm (5’10″)
Weight: 62 kg (137 lbs)
Blood Type: AB
Birthplace: Daegu
Family: Dad, mom, younger sister, younger brother
Hobbies: Searching for music that no one listens to, going on the computer
Twitter account (all BTS members share 1 single twitter account): @bts_twt
V’s Spotify list: V’s Join Me

7. Jungkook

Stage Name: Jungkook (정국)
Full Name: Jeon Jeong-guk (전정국)
Position: Main Vocalist, Lead Dancer, Sub Rapper, Center, Maknae
Birthday: September 1, 1997
Zodiac sign: Virgo
Height: 178 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 70 kg (154 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Birthplace: Busan
Family: Mom, dad, older brother
Hobbies: Drawing
Twitter account (all BTS members share 1 single twitter account): @bts_twt
Jungkook’s Spotify list: Jungkook: I am Listening to it Right Now

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