BTS This Week – Week Ending 08 December 2019


Intro song: SUGA’s Interlude, Halsey ft. Suga (Spotify)

Featured image: Photo by Greg Rakozy on Unsplash

On this week’s show:

  • Data Drop
  • News
    • Halsey releases a collaboration with Yoongi
    • Jin celebrates his birthday with ARMY on VLIVE
    • BTS sweeps MAMA Daesangs
    • BTS makes more year-end lists
    • BTS performs at Jingle Ball LA
    • BTS attends Variety Hitmakers brunch… and drops comeback hints?
  • Next Week
  • Last Word: Are you ready for comeback?

Data Drop

Bon Voyage 4, Ep 3: The Stars Are Shining for You (Weverse)

Billboard 200 album chart

Billboard Hot 100 singles chart

Billboard Pop Songs radio airplay survey chart

Billboard Social 50

Billboard Artist 100

Billboard World Albums

Billboard World Digital Song Sales

Billboard Canadian Albums

Billboard Canadian Hot 100 singles chart

Billboard Japanese Hot 100 singles chart

UK Albums

UK Singles

Amazon US Bestsellers

Amazon US Bestsellers of 2019 (So Far)

Amazon US Soundtracks

YouTube Top Songs – Global

YouTube Top Songs – US

YouTube Top Music Videos – Global

YouTube Top Music Videos – US

YouTube Top Artists – Global

YouTube Top Artists – US

BTS YouTube global data, past 7 days

Give It to Me (Y0uTube)

Spotify Global 200 Weekly

Spotify US 200 Weekly

BTS is Thailand’s most-streamed act on Spotify for 2019 (The Thaiger)

Love Yourself: Answer (Spotify)

Wings (Spotify)

Mic Drop ft Desiigner (Spotify)

Epiphany (Spotify)

Make It Right ft Lauv (Spotify)

Stigma (Spotify)

Epilogue: Young Forever (Spotify)

Converse High (Spotify)

SoundCloud Most Played This Week – Pop – All Countries

SoundCloud Most Played This Week – Pop – US

Winter Bear (SoundCloud)

Next Big Sound, source of social media metrics

News

SUGA’s Interlude: Spotify | Apple Music | YouTube

Halsey Just Announced a New Collab With BTS’ Suga and We’re Not Okay (Billboard)

Halsey and BTS Member Suga Release Emotional New Song “SUGA’s Interlude” (Teen Vogue)

What Do BTS’ “Suga’s Interlude” Lyrics Mean? The Halsey Collab Is So Deep (Elite Daily)

Halsey Releases New Single with SUGA of BTS and Gets a Little Bit Country in New Video (Vulture)

Jin’s birthday VLIVE: Part 1 and Part 2

[2019 MAMA] BTS_INTRO + N.O + We are bulletproof pt.2 (YouTube)

[2019 MAMA] BTS_Boy With Luv + Mikrokosmos (YouTube)

[2019 MAMA] BTS_INTRO + Dionysus (YouTube)

MAMA 2019 Winners #BTSDAESANGSWEEP and #BTSDAESANGALLKILL Trend as K-Pop Boy Band Dominates Top Awards (Newsweek)

The Tweets About BTS Sweeping The 2019 MAMAs Will Make ARMYs Proud (Elite Daily)

BTS Shut Down the 2019 Mnet Asian Music Awards in Celine (Vogue)

The World’s Top-Earning Musicians Of 2019 (Forbes)

Billboard 2019 Charts:

The Year in Social Charts 2019: BTS Utterly Dominates as Top Artist (Billboard)

BTS Were The Top-Grossing Touring Group Of 2019 (Forbes)

The Best Live Shows Of 2019: Staff Picks (Rolling Stone)

“Map Of The Soul: Persona” is on #42 in the Official German Year End Album Charts of 2019 (Twitter)

2019 Was The Year BTS Proved They Could Sell Singles (Forbes)

Why 2019 Was BTS’ Biggest Year Yet (Variety)

Season’s Greetings from the Stars of Jingle Ball L.A., Who Popped Into PEOPLE’s Photo Booth on Friday Night (People Magazine)

BigHit official Twitter

BTS Official Twitter

BTS Says New Music Coming Soon (Variety)

Variety Hitmakers Brunch 2019 Photos (Variety)

Next Week

10 Dec, Tues: Bon Voyage 4, Ep 4
14 Dec, Sat: Osaka Fan Meeting, D1
15 Dec, Sun: Osaka Fan Meeting, D2

Last Word

Are you ready for comeback?

Where to Find BTS This Week

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BTS This Week – Week Ending 01 December 2019


Intro song: Dionysus (Spotify)

Featured image: Photo by Jaime Spaniol on Unsplash

On this week’s show:

  • Data Drop
  • News
    • BTS gets an all-kill at the MMAs and their performance is legendary
    • BTS lands on more decade-end charts
    • Fans Demand Translations of Paid Content
    • Taehyung named Sexiest Man in the World 2019 by Starometer
  • Next Week
  • Last Word: Why were the MMAs not on TV?

Playlists for Jin’s Birthday

Jin Day Songs on Spotify

Jin Day Songs on Apple Music

Jin Day Songs on Soundcloud

Data Drop

Bon Voyage 4, Ep 2: Youth Through the Eyes of BTS (Weverse)

BT21 Universe Animation Ep 5: Koya (YouTube)

Billboard 200 album chart

Billboard Hot 100 singles chart

Billboard Pop Songs radio airplay survey chart

Billboard Social 50

Billboard Artist 100

Billboard World Albums

Billboard World Digital Song Sales

Billboard Canadian Hot 100 singles chart

Billboard Canadian Albums

Billboard Japanese Hot 100 singles chart

UK Singles

UK Albums

Amazon US Bestsellers

Amazon US Bestsellers of 2019 (So Far)

Amazon US Soundtracks

YouTube Top Songs – Global

YouTube Top Songs – US

YouTube Top Music Videos – Global

YouTube Top Music Videos – US

YouTube Top Artists – Global

YouTube Top Artists – US

BTS YouTube global data

Spotify Global 200 Weekly

Spotify US 200 Weekly

J-Hope Spotify

Love Yourself: Her (Spotify)

Map of the Soul: Persona (Spotify)

DNA (Spotify)

Face Yourself (Spotify)

Silver Spoon (Spotify)

August D (Spotify)

Home (Spotify)

Mic Drop – Steve Aoki remix (Spotify)

Base Line (Spotify)

SoundCloud Most Played This Week – Pop – All Countries

SoundCloud Most Played This Week – Pop – US

Next Big Sound, source of social media metrics

[빛튜브]치킨누들수프 in 광주(ChickenNoodleSoup In Gwangju) (YouTube)

News

BTS (방탄소년단) Intro: Persona + 상남자(Boy In Luv) + 작은 것들을 위한 (Boy With Luv) + 소우주 + Dionysus @ 2019 MMA (YouTube)

BTS’s MMA Performance Reveals What Western Award Shows Lack (Showbiz Cheatsheet)

The Decade in Social Charts: Justin Bieber, BTS, Rihanna, Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift and More (Billboard)

The 100 Greatest Music Videos of the 2010s: Staff Picks (Billboard)

BTS (방탄소년단) ‘ 눈물 (Blood Sweat & Tears)’ Official MV (YouTube)

The 50 Most Important Music Moments of the Decade (Rolling Stone)

#49 BTS blow up “Good Morning America” (Rolling Stone)

BTS Fans Urge Big Hit to Subtitle Their New DVD (Paper Magazine)

Fans Ask Big Hit Entertainment to Put Translations on Paid BTS Content (Showbiz Cheatsheet)

Kim Taehyung, Voted by Netizens as ‘Sexiest Man in the World 2019’ (Starometer)

BTS Members Dominate the ‘100 Sexiest Men in the World’ List for 2019 (Starometer)

Next Week

03 Dec, Tues: Bon Voyage 4 Ep 3
04 Dec, Wed: Jin’s birthday!!
04 Dec, Wed: MAMA – Red carpet 4PM KST, Awards 6PM KST
06 Dec, Fri: Jingle Ball

Last Word

Why were the MMAs not on TV?

Where to Find BTS This Week

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BTS This Week – Week Ending 24 November 2019


Intro song: Intro: Persona (Spotify)

Featured image: Photo by KS KYUNG on Unsplash

On this week’s show:

  • Data Drop
  • News
    • Billboard names “I Need U” to list of songs that defined the decade
    • BTS wins at American Music Awards
    • BTS graces the cover of Paper Magazine
    • Grammys snub BTS
    • LY:SY Sao Paulo DVD Announced
  • Next Week
  • Last Word: Mental Health

Data Drop

Bon Voyage 4, Ep 1: New Adventure with Same Excitement (Weverse)

Billboard 200 album chart

Billboard Hot 100 singles chart

Billboard Artist 100

Billboard Social 50

Billboard World Albums

Billboard World Digital Song Sales

Billboard Canadian Hot 100 singles chart

Billboard Canadian Albums

Billboard Japan Hot 100 singles chart

UK Singles

UK Albums

Amazon US Bestsellers

Amazon US Bestsellers of 2019 (So Far)

Amazon US Soundtracks

YouTube Top Songs – Global

YouTube Top Songs – US

YouTube Top Music Videos – Global

YouTube Top Music Videos – US

YouTube Top Artists – Global

YouTube Top Artists – US

BTS YouTube global data

Heartbeat (YouTube)

Boy With Luv ft Halsey (YouTube)

Chicken Noodle Soup ft Becky G (YouTube)

Spotify Global 200 Weekly

Spotify US 200 Weekly

BTS Spotify

Boy With Luv ft Halsey (Spotify)

Euphoria (Spotify)

#GoldenEuphoria100M Trends as BTS Song ‘Euphoria’ Surpasses 100 Million Streams on Spotify (Newsweek)

SoundCloud Most Played This Week – Pop – All Countries

SoundCloud Most Played This Week – Pop – US

Next Big Sound, source of social media metrics

These 19 New Songs Are the Best Bangers of 2019 (Cosmopolitan)

Billie Eilish Named Variety’s Hitmaker of the Year; Will Be Honored at 3rd Annual Brunch (Variety)

News

The 100 Songs That Defined the Decade (Billboard)

Songs That Defined the Decade: BTS’ ‘I Need U’ (Billboard)

American Music Awards: Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish, Halsey, BTS Big Winners (All Access Music Group)

Break the Internet: BTS (Paper Magazine)

Preorder the Paper issue

BTS ‘Breaks the Internet’ in Three-Way Collaboration with Lisa Frank, Louis Vuitton (Newsweek)

Outfits BTS Wore to the 2019 Grammy Awards Will Be on Display in the Grammy Museum (Teen Vogue)

BTS Are Shut Out of 2020 Grammy Nominations (Rolling Stone)

The 2020 Grammys snubbed K-Pop acts like BTS — even though they’ve outsold Taylor Swift and Beyoncé (MarketWatch)

With or without a Grammy nomination, BTS have made a global impact with their music (USA Today)

Grammy Nominations 2020: BTS, Beyoncé, Halsey And Jonas Brothers Among The Biggest Snubs (Forbes)

BTS’s 2020 Grammys Shutout Reveals The Recording Academy’s Cultural Blindspot (Forbes)

BTS deserve but don’t need the GRAMMYs, here’s why (SBS Australia)

What That BTS Grammys Snub — & ARMY’s Reaction — Really Reveals (Refinery29)

LY:SY Sao Paulo DVD Trailer (YouTube)

Next Week

11/27, Wed: LY:SY in Sao Paulo preorder starts
11/27, Wed: BT21 Universe Ep 5: Koya
11/28, Thurs: Bon Voyage Ep 2
11/30, Sat: Melon Music Awards

Last Word

Mental Health – TW: Suicide

Where to Find BTS This Week

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BTS This Week – Week Ending 17 November 2019


Intro song: Airplane Pt 2 (Spotify)

Featured image: Photo by Alexandr Bormotin on Unsplash

On this week’s show:

  • Data Drop
  • News
    • Make It Right ft Lauv goes Top 40 on radio
    • ARMY takes over iTunes charts
    • Love Yourself: Speak Yourself tour sets records
    • The guys go to Finland
  • Next Week
  • Last Word: Grammy nominations

My Week

btsmamabear on TikTok

Data Drop

Run BTS Ep 90 (Vlive)

Billboard 200 album chart

Billboard Hot 100 singles chart

Billboard Artist 100

Billboard Social 50

Billboard World Albums

Billboard World Digital Song Sales

BTS Has Charted More No. 1 Hits In 2019 Than Any Other K-Pop Act Has In Their Entire Careers (Forbes)

Billboard Soundtracks

Billboard Canadian Hot 100 singles chart

Billboard Canadian Albums

Billboard Japan Hot 100 singles chart

UK Singles

UK Albums

Amazon US Bestsellers

Amazon US Bestsellers of 2019 (So Far)

Amazon US Soundtracks

YouTube Top Songs – Global

YouTube Top Songs – US

YouTube Top Music Videos – Global

YouTube Top Music Videos – US

YouTube Top Artists – Global

YouTube Top Artists – US

BTS YouTube global data

Spotify Global 200 Weekly

Spotify US 200 Weekly

Spotify Vietnam 200 Weekly

Anpanman (Spotify)

Airplane Pt 2 (Spotify)

Trivia: Seesaw (Spotify)

SoundCloud Most Played This Week – Pop – All Countries

SoundCloud Most Played This Week – Pop – US

Next Big Sound, source of social media metrics

Winners Of The 2019 V Live Awards V HEARTBEAT (Soompi)

Watch: BTS WORLD Wins Mobile Game Of The Year At Golden Joystick Awards (Soompi)

‘DWTS’: Hannah Brown Rocks BTS Performance After ‘Hard Week’ of Rehearsals (ET)

News

Billboard Pop Songs chart

BTS Continues Their Reign As The Most Successful K-Pop Act On The Pop Songs Chart (Forbes)

BTS Extend Pop Songs Chart Record With Debut Of ‘Make It Right’ With Lauv (Billboard)

BTS fans upset after K-pop group lost to Blackpink at 2019 People’s Choice Awards (USA Today)

BTS’s Entire Discography Charts on iTunes Around the World (Showbiz CheatSheet)

BTS’s ‘Love Yourself: Speak Yourself’ Tour Wraps With Staggering $117 Million (Forbes)

BTS Finish Love Yourself: Speak Yourself Tour With $117 Million (Billboard)

Billboard Top Touring Artists of 2010s

BTS’ Jungkook Is Now Blonde & The Internet Is Broken (Yahoo Lifestyle)

Next Week

19 Nov, Tues: BV ep 1
20 Nov, Wed: Grammy nominations announced
20 Nov, Wed: American Music Awards voting ends
23 Nov, Sat: Fan meeting in Chiba D1
24 Nov, Sun: Fan meeting in Chiba D2
24 Nov, Sun: American Music Awards

Last Word

Grammy nominations

Where to Find BTS This Week

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BTS This Week – Week Ending 10 November 2019


Intro song: Spring Day (Spotify)

Featured image: Photo by Gerardo Martin Fernandez Vallejo on Unsplash

On this week’s show:

  • Data Drop
  • News
    • BTS celebrates two huge chart milestones
    • Make It Right #4 released
    • Bon Voyage Season 4 coming soon
    • #9YearsWithYoongi
    • Casetify announces partnership with BTS
  • Next Week
  • Last Word: The media is listening

Data Drop

Run BTS Ep 89 (Vlive)

Billboard 200 album chart

Billboard Hot 100 singles chart

Billboard Artist 100

Billboard Social 50

Billboard World Albums

Billboard World Digital Song Sales

Billboard Soundtracks

Billboard Canadian Hot 100 singles chart

Billboard Canadian Albums

UK Singles

UK Albums

Amazon US Bestsellers

Amazon US Bestsellers of 2019 (So Far)

Amazon US Soundtracks

YouTube Top Songs – Global

YouTube Top Songs – US

YouTube Top Music Videos – Global

YouTube Top Music Videos – US

YouTube Top Artists – Global

YouTube Top Artists – US

BTS YouTube global data

J-Hope YouTube global data

Chicken Noodle Soup ft Becky G (YouTube)

Spotify Global 200 Weekly

Spotify US 200 Weekly

The Most Beautiful Moment in Life Pt 2 (Spotify)

Boy With Luv ft Halsey (Spotify)

Spring Day (Spotify)

SoundCloud Most Played This Week – Pop – All Countries

SoundCloud Most Played This Week – Pop – US

Next Big Sound, source of social media metrics

Twitter Trending People (Mentions) in the World right now (Tweeplers)

Twitter Trending People (Mentions) in the United States right now (Tweeplers)

K-Pop Stars BTS Win MTV EMA Best Live, Group And Fan Awards (Forbes)

Music Video Breakdown: ‘Blood Sweat & Tears’ by BTS (Harvard Crimson)

BTS A.R.M.Y. Captain John Cena Is Back, Reveals He’s Including the Band On ‘Playing With Fire’ Soundtrack (Billboard)

News

Love Yourself: Answer (Spotify)

BTS’s ‘Love Yourself: Answer’ Makes History As The First K-Pop Album To Reach One Year On The Billboard 200 (Forbes)

BTS’s “Love Yourself: Answer” Has Spent A Full Year On The Billboard 200 And ARMYs Are Tweeting Out Their Pride (BuzzFeed)

BTS Has the Very First K-Pop Album to Spend 1 Year on the Billboard 200 (Billboard)

Spring Day (Spotify)

Make It Right ft Lauv, Acoustic Remix (Spotify)

BTS Release Super Chill Acoustic Remix of ‘Make It Right’ with Lauv (Billboard)

Bon Voyage Season 4 Weverse website

BTS (방탄소년단) BON VOYAGE Season 4 Teaser : 방탄소년단의 번째 여행 (YouTube)

BTS (방탄소년단) BON VOYAGE Season 4 Preview Clip 1 : 자기의 일은 스스로 하자♪♬ (YouTube)

BTS (방탄소년단) BON VOYAGE Season 4 Preview Clip 2 : 환장 하이 텐션 (YouTube)

#9YearsWithYoongi Trends as BTS ARMY Celebrates Yoongi Career Milestone (Newsweek)

Casetify/BTS Waitlist signup

Casetify teams up with BTS for a new accessories line (The Verge)

BTS to Launch a New Line of Tech Accessories With Casetify (Variety)

Attention, ARMY—These New BTS Phone Cases Might Be Cuter Than Jungkook Himself (StyleCaster)

Next Week

11 Nov, Mon: Seasons Greetings pre-order ends
12 Nov, Tues: Run BTS ep 90
13 Nov, Wed: MMA top 10 voting ends
14 Nov, Thurs: MMA category voting begins
14 Nov, Thurs: VLive Awards last day voting

Last Word

The media is listening

Where to Find BTS This Week

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