For a time, the biggest bang in Korean pop music to date, a band called BTS, is breaking up. The news was shared by the band themselves in a video uploaded to YouTube. They say the band is taking a break mainly so they can all focus on their solo careers.
Several members of the seven-member band explained what to expect from the break ahead. Jungkook, for example, put it this way:
I think we’re all going to take the time to have a little fun and experience a lot of different things.
One would think pop stars have enough time to have fun and experience this and that, a gang member named RM However explained why they were so eager to relax:
The trouble with K-pop and this whole idolizing trend is that they don’t give you time to mature and grow up. You have to make music all the time and be on the move.
– cites the rapporteurENews.
The band, which officially debuted in 2013, exploded into the international music industry as a comet. In 2020, two Grammy Award nominations were pocketed, with more than 800 million plays Butter their number, breaking a record, he spent ten weeks on The Billboard Hot 100. Other successes include Dynamite We’ve heard their song in a Samsung commercial around the world, and McDonald’s has even launched the band’s own menu.