The latest Japanese album of BTS has made new heights on the Billboard 200!
According to Billboard on August 17 local time, BTS’s album in Japanese, “Map of the Soul: 7 The Journey” has reached #14 this week on the Billboard 200, as well as become the most well-known albums in the United States across all categories.
The album is BTS’s fourth Japanese full album with 13 songs in total, including Japanese versions of many of Korean previous tracks and two brand new original Japanese songs. It made the first step in the Billboard 200 for the week ending on July 25, taking at No. 115.
The album was originally only available as a digital unit for downloading and re-entered the chart after its physical CD edition came out on August 7.
With “Map of the Soul: 7 The Journey” returning to the Billboard 200 at No. 14, BTS now has reported to own six albums in the Top 20. The list also includes their four albums that hit No. 1: “Love Yourself: Tear,” “Love Yourself: Answer,” “Map of the Soul: Persona,” and “Map of the Soul: 7,” as well as their 2017 mini album “Love Yourself: Her” which ranked at No. 7.
The full list of The Billboard 200 chart, dated August 22, will be posted in full on Billboard’s website on August 18.
One happy news for Army seems to not be enough while beside the new achievement of BTS, the group’s “Fake Love” music video has also confirmed to reach more than 750 million views on Youtube.
Watch the music video below.
“Fake Love” came out as the title track to BTS’s third full album “Love Yourself: Tear,” which was released on May 18, 2018. On August 18 KST, the music video for “Fake Love” hit 750 million views!
So this will be BTS’s third MV to reach that enormous number of views on Youtube, following their two other songs, “DNA” and “Boy With Luv”.
Congratulations to BTS!