It was announced by NBC today (March 13) the popular K pop group BTS will make their first appearance on Saturday Night Live’s April 13 episode.
Actress Emma Stone will host the episode, which is to air one day after BTS’ next album, Map of the Soul: Persona, which drops on April 12. Below is a schedule posted on Saturday Night Live twitter page which shows the days leading from March 30 to April 13, the day in which BTS will make be a musical guest on Saturday Night Live.
Map of the Soul: Persona, will be the BTS’s seventh release via Big Hit Entertainment. The South Korean boy band’s latest album has pursued a stream of 2018 releases such as:
The Korean-language Love Yourself: Tear
Compilation set Love Yourself: Answer
The Japanese-language Face Yourself.
The chart-topping previous album includes the lead single “Fake Love”.
Starting Wednesday, March 13th, Map of the Soul: Persona will be accessible to pre-order.The album release pave the way for the group’s approaching Love Yourself Speak Yourself World Tour, which hits stadiums throughout the U.S., Brazil, Europe and Japan
BTS’s fan group ARMY has since been very excited since the announcement. Fans have since speculated that Map of the soul persona will somewhat be a replica of the book, Jung’s Map of the Soul: An Introduction.
This is not the popular record breaking group had made reference from books to apply to their albums. BTS’s previous album Wings was inspired by the book Hesse’s novel Demian: The Story of Emil Sinclair’s Youth.
Fans all over world have made the comment that BTS will be making a comeback with Map of the Soul: Persona.
The South Korean boy band group has seven members.
RM – Kim Namjoon,
Jin – Kim Seokjin,
Suga – Min Yoongi
J-Hope – Jung Hoseok
Jimin – Park Jimin
V – Kim Taehyung
Jungkook – Jeon Jeongguk