South Korea’s Bulletproof Youth Group (BTS) has for three consecutive years entered the “Top 25 most influential characters on the internet”, voted by Time Magazine (USA).
The list was published by Time on July 16 (local time). In addition to BTS, there are other names like US President Donald Trump, Prince Harry and Princess Meghan Markle of England.
BTS is the only Korean name to appear on this list, and has been voted by Time for three consecutive years since 2017, showing the group’s strong influence around the world.
Time rated BTS as a “super group” from Korea, which has become a familiar name that everyone knows, has a huge fan community (ARMY) of millions. The group actively promotes and communicates with fans through online content. As a result, BTS has been on Billboard’s “50 socially influential artists” (Social 50) for more than two years, and is expected to achieve even more success.
Within the past year, BTS has released three albums ranked number one in the “Billboard 200” category, the title track “Boy With Luv” in the album “MAP OF THE SOUL: PERSONA” attracted the group. 75 million views only after 24 hours of publication.
This is the 5th time, Time magazine has published a list of “Top 25 most influential characters on the internet”, based on the evaluation criteria for the ability to make a large impact, attracting news worldwide. via social networks.