BTS' comeback mini album 'Love Yourself: Her' is breaking the charts and records. What has set the internet on fire is the colourful and vibrant DNA MV. Within hours after its release, the MV had 20 million hits on Youtube. The MV reached the landmark with 20 hours and 48 minutes. And, it is still counting! Currently, the video had 20,982,837 views on the social platform. The title track and its visuals have been appreciated by fans and critics alike for its vibrant and youthful theme.
It is just not the MV alone, the album, 'Love Yourself Her,' is also creating records globally. The album has managed to top the iTunes album charts of 73 countries (so far), including the U.S, U.K, Canada, and of course, Australia and New Zealand.
Billboard described the album as a dual exploration of the group's electro-pop and hip-hop leanings, fronted by the lead single 'DNA.' BTS also collaborated with American artist The Chainsmokers for one of its track 'Best of Me' from the album. BTS' rappers—Rap Monster, Suga, and J-Hope—along with The Chainsmokers' Andrew Taggart recorded this energetic track in a typical Chainsmokers style.
The boys are also planning to broadcast their new music live for fans on September 21 via Mnet and various online platforms. The seven-member boy band made their debut in June 2013 with the song "No More Dream" from their album, 2 Cool 4 Skool. Their debut album won several awards including the 2013 MelOn Music Awards and Golden Disk Awards, and the 2014 Seoul, South Korea Music Awards. "Most Beautiful Moment in Life trilogy" is their most popular album to date. It comprises of Rap Monster, J-Hope, Suga, Jin, Jimin, Jungkook, and V.