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BTS Draw Nearly 1 Million Viewers for Pay-Per-View Concerts
K-Pop stars BTS have not let the worldwide pause on live events slow them down in 2020. The group followed its June Bang Bang Con success with the Map of the Soul On:E event over the past weekend, attracting a reported 993,000 viewers in 191 countries according to the... Read more
BTS Set World Record for Livestream Concert Crowd
K-Pop standouts BTS were announced to have set a world record for viewers on a live stream concert, having drawn more than 756,000 fans across the globe for a June performance. Guinness World Records announced the feat as a record Wednesday – the fifth such certification received by the... Read more
BTS, Miley Cyrus, Coldplay Among iHeartRadio Music Festival Performers
BTS, Coldplay, Kane Brown, Keith Urban, Migos, Miley Cyrus, Thomas Rhett, Usher and more are on the bill for the 10th anniversary iHeartRadio Music Festival, which announced its lineup this week. The event will air on The CW app and CWTV.com on September 18 and 19, filmed on stages... Read more
BTS, Big Hit Announces $1 Million Donation to Crew Nation Fund
K-pop superstars BTS and management company Big Hit Entertainment announced a $1 million donation to Live Nation’s Crew Nation campaign on Monday. The donation, one of the largest to date for the initiative, will help support live entertainment crew professionals during the Covid-19 industry shutdown. “If it weren’t for... Read more
BTS Holds World’s Biggest Online Paid Concert
As the live event industry remains halted amid the coronavirus pandemic, artists have been taking to other means to keep the spirit of concerts alive. K-pop sensation BTS joined artists livestreaming for their own “Bang Bang Con,” which became the world’s biggest paid online concert in history. The livestream,... Read more
BTS Donates $1M To Black Lives Matter Campaign, Fans Match Pledge
K-Pop fans are uniting in support of the Black Lives Matter movement and have launched their own campaign, dubbed “One In An Army,” to match BTS’ donation. Last week, the K-pop powerhouse revealed that they donated $1 million toward the BLM movement, following the murder of George Floyd –... Read more
Ticketmaster Draws Ire Of BTS Fans For Refund Policy
K-Pop sensation BTS were forced to postpone their Map of the Soul: 7 world tour amid the coronavirus pandemic. Amid Ticketmaster’s new refund policy, fans are lashing out as they are now forced to choose between requesting a refund during a 30-day window or waiting for new dates and... Read more
BTS To Perform Paid Livestream Concert Next Month
While BTS’ tour had to be postponed due to coronavirus concerns, the K-Pop powerhouse planned a new way to interact with fans, while still making some money, through an upcoming paid livestream. The no-contact concert, dubbed Bang Bang Con the Live, will take place on June 14th at 6... Read more
BTS Postpones Remainder Of Map Of The Soul Tour
K-pop sensation BTS will no longer be able to move forward with the remaining dates on their Map of the Soul Tour. The group, who were supposed to perform across the globe in support of their latest record, were one of the first bands to call-off shows due to... Read more
National Finals Rodeo Tops Monday Best-Sellers
The National Finals Rodeo, slated to take place this December, topped yesterday’s best-selling events list, Ticket Club sales data reveals. The 2020 Ryder Cup followed, along with the national tour of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. The US Open Tennis Championship, scheduled to take place this September, also sold... Read more