South Korea’s popular music band BTS has completed 10 years. On this special occasion, on June 9, BTS has released a new single song Take Two. The song topped the Billboard Global 200 on June 20, a few days after its release. In doing so, BTS has set a record.
Fans of K-pop music band BTS songs are all over the world. The full form of BTS is Bullet Proof Boy Scouts. This year the 10th anniversary of BTS pop group is being celebrated. On this occasion, many buildings like Seoul Tower, Seoul City Hall and 123-storey Lotte World Tower in Seoul, the capital of South Korea, are decorated with purple lights.
Not only this, the Korean government has marked special spots related to BTS in Seoul as tourist spots. These are the places where the group BTS has recorded or performed music videos. This step has been taken to promote tourism. Actually, the craze among people about BTS songs, they have the same impact on the economy of South Korea.
Why BTS is so popular all over the world, how much contribution they have in the country’s economy and how much impact will it have on the economy of South Korea if these singers leave the band and join the military service.
BTS hasn’t performed as a band since 2022. These singers will soon leave the band to serve in the South Korean military for compulsory service. In fact, every physically fit man between the ages of 18 and 35 in South Korea is required to serve 18-21 months in the military.
Many economic experts are against joining BTS’ defense. Experts believe that if BTS singers separate from the band and go into defense, then the country’s economy can suffer a lot. The band’s singer J Hope joined Korea’s compulsory military service in April this year. Last year, the senior-most singer of the group, Jin, became the first BTS singer to join the defense service at the age of 30.