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Spotify is ‘blending’ your playlists with K-pop stars

After introducing its Blend playlists last year, Spotify announced Friday that it’s expanding the feature to include K-pop artists — and yes, that includes the mega-popular boyband BTS. Spotify’s Blend playlists are an easy way for users to create shared playlists based on each user’s listening preferences. In...
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BTS’ Jungkook Says Connecting With ARMY & Performing Makes Him ‘Incredibly Happy’

Click here to read the full article. BTS‘ anthology album Proof will be here in 22 days, ARMY. Are you ready? In the weeks leading up to the album’s release, members Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook have been getting personal with their fans about their inspirations for the record — which serves as a celebration of the K-pop group’s ninth anniversary — and on Thursday (May 19), it was Jungkook’s turn. “I added ‘Euphoria’ and ‘Dimple’ to this album. To tell you the truth, I like it best when I get to sing with the other members and...
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BTS Just Tied One Direction For This BBMAs Record

BTS won big at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards on May 15. The group was up for seven nominations and ended up taking home three awards: Top Duo/Group, Top Song Sales Artist, and Top Selling Song. This is the second year in a row they’ve won in all three categories. Fans have a lot to be proud of, especially because BTS also tied a major BBMAs record with One Direction.

Billboard Music Awards 2022: BTS break Destiny’s Child record for most wins

BTS became the most awarded group in the history of the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday (15 May), following their first win in 2017. The Korean super-group broke the record, previously held by Destiny’s Child, at the 2022 BBMAs after winning three of the six categories in which they were nominated – including Top Duo/Group, Top Song Sales Artist and and Top Selling Song for their hit track “Butter”. Destiny’s Child have won a total of 11 awards, and held the record for 17 years before BTS claimed it. The group, comprising members RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V and...

BTS Makes History at 2022 Billboard Music Awards With Smooth Like Butter Wins

Watch: BTS Share Their DREAM Collaboration at Grammys 2022. BTS has officially added more Billboard Music Awards to their stacked collection. The South Korean boy band—which includes RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V and Jungkook—took home three wins at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards on May 15. BTS picked up trophies for Top Duo/Group, Top Song Sales Artist and Top Selling Song.

BTS’s Suga And Psy Join Blackpink’s Lisa And Rosé With Their First Global Top 10 Smash Single

Three songs debut inside the top 10 on the current edition of the Billboard Global 200, the chart company's weekly ranking of the 200 most-consumed tracks in the world. Two are by rapper Future, whose new album I Never Liked You racked up hundreds of millions of plays on platforms like Spotify and Apple Music in its opening frame. In between the hip-hop star’s impressive starts comes a collaboration that helps both artists named make specific history.

BTS break Destiny’s Child’s record at Billboard Music Awards

BTS broke a record previously held by Destiny’s Child at tonight’s (May 15) Billboard Music Awards, which are being held in Las Vegas. The annual awards show is currently underway at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, although the record-breaking band are not present at the event. Earlier today,...

BTS Wins Top-Selling Song At Billboard Music Awards

BTS bagged the award for the top-selling song at the Billboard Music Awards, overtaking the female singing group Destiny’s Child in the number of trophies won by a group at the awards. The global sensation won three new awards Sunday from Billboard: Top Duo/Group, Top Selling Song for "Butter,"...

BTS Beats Destiny's Child After Historic Billboard Music Awards Win

BTS made an impressive record at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards (BBMAs). Last month, the BBMA’s agency confirmed that the K-pop supergroup garnered seven nominations from six different categories. That alone made them become the K-pop group with the most nominations. The six categories it dominated include Top Duo/Group,...

Drake, Olivia Rodrigo, BTS & All the Record-Setters at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards

Click here to read the full article. Just 16 months after Olivia Rodrigo shot to stardom with the smash single “drivers license,” the teen phenom was the top winner at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards, which were held Sunday (May 15) at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Rodrigo won seven awards, one of the strongest showings by a new artist in BBMA history. The R&B group Next won eight awards in 1998, as did R&B star Ashanti in 2002. Rodrigo’s haul included top Billboard 200 album for her debut, Sour. This marks the third consecutive year that a debut...