ARMY may be mourning the end of BTS’ “Permission to Dance On Stage – Las Vegas” residency, but now they have big news to celebrate: the Korean septet have announced the release date of their next album.
During their final show in Vegas on Saturday night, the group released a teaser video for the crowd that featured black-and-white clips of each member — Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook — before ‘t all say the phrase “We Are Bulletproof” in unison followed by a date: June 10, 2022. While “We Are Bulletproof” seems to be the slogan of the new era, the title of the album does not hasn’t been revealed yet.
On Sunday, BTS’ label Big Hit Music made the news official on Weverse, posting a message confirming that an album is just under two months away.
“Hello,” the message begins. “It’s Big Hit Music. BTS will be back with another new album on June 10, 2022. Details on the new album will be provided in a separate notice at a later date. We look forward to your love and support for the new BTS album. Thank you.”
It will be the group’s first album since the November 2020 release of the Billboard 200 at the top. Be — which housed their first two Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 solo hits, “Dynamite” and “Life Goes On.” Since then, they’ve released two more No. 1 solo singles: “Butter,” which topped the Hot 100 for 10 weeks, and “Permission to Dance.” They also topped the chart alongside Jawsh 685 and Jason DeRulo on the “Savage Love (Laxed – Siren Beat)” remix and Coldplay on “My Universe”.
BTS performed four concerts over the past two weekends at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, home of the NFL Raiders. The group headlined the nearly 65,000-seat stadium on April 8, 9, 15 and 16.
See the video played during their Saturday night concert here:
– BTS_official (@bts_bighit) April 17, 2022