Along with the one and only Queen Ariana Grande, huge YouTube phenomenon Liza Koshy and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex themselves, BTS was once again listed as TIME’s 25 Most Influential People on the Internet!
After marking their names in the list for the past 2 years since 2017 consecutively, it was revealed that BTS’s influence is still growing big in 2019; in fact getting bigger! The said US magazine released its list in no particular order in July 16th, elucidating that the contenders are looked for theirs global impact on social media and their overall ability to drive news.
“South Korean supergroup BTS are well on their way to becoming a household name — if they aren’t already — thanks to their millions-strong fanbase of digital natives, called “ARMY,” who avidly consume and promote their content online”
— TIME magazine
In 2019, BTS has shown such great success beyond borders! ARMYs have drove the group’s members — RM, J-Hope, Suga, Jung Kook, Jimin, Jin and V, to even greater feats. Not only they have topped Billboard’s Social Artist Chart for more than 2 years, BTS has had 3 Billboard No.1 albums in a single year!
With the debut of “Boy With Luv” music video which garnered an outstanding 75 million views in its first 24 hours and the collaboration on the mobile game “BTS World” that had topped Apple’s App Store charts, it is no surprise that BTS is indeed a powerful voice for the K-pop industry amongst the youths.
With the beautiful messages they had been delivering in the compositions and musics, BTS hopes for creating a better world where love is unconditional and justice is served for every human beings. Once again, congratulations BTS!