BTS said the theme of their new album dealt with how they overcame doubts and fears encountered since they burst on the K-Pop scene seven years ago.
“Map of the Soul: 7” has 15 new tracks, including 10 solo and subunit tracks, plus five tracks from the group’s previous record.
BTS new album is already projected to become the septet’s biggest album to date, having sold over 4 million presale copies worldwide, according to record distributor Dreams Company.
In 2019, the band’s “Map of the Soul: Persona” broke the Guinness World Record for the best selling album in the country.
BTS broke into the US market in 2017 and was the first Korean group to win a Billboard music award. It is set to launch a new world tour in April, kicking off in Seoul.