BTS which is popularly known as Bangtan Boys is a South Korean boy’s band that has seven members. Also, it was formed by the Big Hit Entertainment. Their first performance was of a song that was titled ‘No More Dream’ which was from an album that was titled ‘2 Cool 4 Skool’ and was released in June 2013. They have been able to win several awards among them the New Artist of the Year Award. Keep reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of BTS in 2018.
From the year 2010 to the year 2011, Big Hit Entertainment went on research for a boy’s band. For the company, they wanted best singers, and for this reason, they held a countrywide audition. After a series of changes, this team eventually came up with a list of the best members who were to make this team. It had names such as Suga, Jin, J-Hope, RM, V, Jimin, and Jungkook.
Since the year 2012, they have belonged to BTS. Many people have been trying to guess the meaning of the initials. Since it is a Korean Band, this acronym is an expression which states Bangtan Sonyeondan that translates to the Bulletproof Boy Scouts. For Japanese, this name, Bodan Shonendan that means the same. In the year 2017, they added a brand new one that was known as ‘Beyond The Scene.’
Jin is among the member who happens to be the eldest. He is the lead vocalist and was conceived in the year 1992 on December 4th as Kim Seok. 9th March in the following year, Suga got to be welcomed by the parents, and they gave him a name ‘Min Yoom-gi.’ Both J-Hope, as well as the RM, shared the same year regarding when they were born. Their birth names are Nam Kim Joon and Jung Ho-Seok. J-Hope is a rapper and also a dancer while RM is the main rapper. Jimin was conceived in the year 1995 and V was born in the same year.
BTS arena was in the social media, and it is where they posted their song covers in both the SoundCloud and also in the YouTube. They came up with their debut album less than a year then after the band was formed. The album had the title ‘2 Cool 4 Skool’ and the release was done in the year 2013. What followed was an extended play that was titled O!RUL8, 2?
They have accumulated a large following especially in Korea and in Japan. They have albums for the above languages. The Koreans studio albums include Dark & Wild and also Wings of the year 2014 and in 2016. In the year 2014, BTS released a Japanese song that was titled Wake Up. After two years, Youth Album was released for Japanese fans. BTS also had extra ventures, and they included their various television appearances, brand ambassadors, and the world tours.
BTS has displayed excellent skills when it comes to music. Their excellent skills when it comes to music has seen them get nominated and win various awards. The total number of awards that the group has won is 61 while the nominations are over 100. The awards do include Billboard Music, Cable TV Broadcast and 3 Hanteo.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of BTS is estimated to be over $60 million. Each member of the popular boy band has a net worth between $8 to $10 million, where Rap Monster and Suga has a net worth of $10 million. They get paid more than the others because they are the main song writers/producers for the songs they sing. Rap Monster is also the leader of this band. The main source of income for this band is their career in music which has seen them release several albums that have enjoyed very good sales. They have had several performances in various concerts and shows. They have sold over 1 million copies of their albums. In many occasions, they have been selected as brand ambassadors.
As a result of BTS, the Japanese and the Koreans have something that they can be proud of. This group has dedicated their time to create good music for the soul, and this is what has made them capture the attention of the universe. They have involved themselves in various charity activities.