[MHN Roh Pooleun] BTS's online concert 'Bang Bang Con: The Live' that was held in June, has gained the title for the 'most viewers for a music concert live stream'.
BTS's 'Bang Bang Con: The Live' was streamed on June 14 at 6 PM(KST) through WeVerse and has attracted 756,000 fans from 107 countries such as the United States, England, China and also South Korea.
It was BTS's first paid online concert and fans were able to see performances of 12 songs and other behind scenes talk of the seven members for 100 minutes. The concert was streamed remotely from South Kroea and the members performed in a studio.
This was done for promotion of their new album 'MAP OF THE SOUL: 7', which would have been done by the group travelling all over the world for their global concerts if it wasn't for the global lockdown restrictions due to coronavirus.
BTS is known to hold several Guinness World Records such as the 'first K pop artist to reach number one on the U.S. album charts', 'artist who sold most albums in South Korea', and has also set a record for the fastest time to reach one million followers on Tiktok.
BTS's online concert 'Bang Bang Con' sets a new Guinness World Record