BTS releasing first ‘Map of the Soul: 7’ single Jan 17th

Map of the Soul: 7 will be released on Feb 21st

BTS will release the first single from its upcoming album, Map of the Soul: 7, on January 17th. The band revealed the information via their official social channel with a comeback map that unveils the contents release schedule for their fourth studio album throughout four phases. According to the comeback map, BTS will release their first single with an accompanying art film on January 17th, one month prior to the new album.

The dates for the comeback trailer, concept photos and Connect, BTS alongside different locations such as London, Berlin, Buenos Aires, Seoul and New York City are building up worldwide anticipation of what comes next for the band.

The global launch of Map of the Soul: 7 is scheduled for February 21st at 6 pm KST/4 am EST.

Anticipation remains high as BTS continues the Map of the Soul series. Global fans are eager to discover how the story will continue on from the previous installment, which explored the message of finding joy in love and reaching out to the world.

BTS has planted three albums on the top of the charts within just eleven months. They scored their first chart-topping record with Love Yourself 轉 ‘Tear’, soon to be followed by their next two No. 1 albums Love Yourself 轉 ‘Answer’ and Map of the Soul: Persona. Their latest album also came first among Top 10 Physical Albums in the U.S. according to the 2019 Nielsen Music Mid-Year Report.

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