SOUTH KOREAN pop superstars BTS appear to be cracking the notoriously difficult music market in the US, gaining recognition from mainstream pop publications, winning industry accolades and topping charts. On Thursday, the seven-member K-pop group’s management said that they had topped Amazon’s album pre-order list with their forthcoming album “Love Yourself: Tear”, reported South Korea’s news agency Yonhap. Only a day prior, US pop music magazine Billboard announced that BTS had been nominated for the Top Social Artist category of the Billboard Music Awards (BBMAs) alongside Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato and Shawn Mendes. They are the only Asian artists among the nominees. BTS posted to social media that they were “honoured” to be again nominated at the BBMAs. For almost all of 2017 and 2018 the group has topped Billboard’s Social charts. We are honored to be nominated again for the 2018 @BBMAs! Don't miss the show, LIVE...
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