BTS' new album featuring Halsey, Ed Sheeran hits world music scene

Getty									K Pop group BTS

Getty K Pop group BTS

BTS reveals colla with Ed Sheeran + "Map Of The Soul: Persona" surpasses 3 million pre-order.

Within two hours of its release, "Boy With Luv", the main track of the album, conquered the real-time music charts of six major online music streaming sites here, including Melon and Mnet.

Korean pop phenoms BTS are back with Map of the Soul: Persona.

Ed Sheeran has a writing credit on 'Make It Right, ' adding to BTS's impressive track record of linking up with big name global stars.

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YouTube will announce the official 24-hour view count for "Boy With Luv" at a later date.

South Korean K-pop boy band BTS' "Boy With Luv" single has smashed the record for most viewed video on YouTube in 24 hours, according to Variety.

"It colorfully expresses the feeling of thrill from love and has a easy-to-listen melody line", it said. The tracks have a clear message: "finding joy in love and reaching out to the world". "Mikrokosmos" is an examination of one person's small but vast universe. The members of the group include RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V, and Jungkook. BTS will perform on Saturday Night Live tomorrow night (April 13).

"Map of the Soul: Persona" has maintained the best-seller spot in Amazon's CDs & Vinyl category for 30 straight days as of Thursday.

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