This is what we need to know about the BTS New Album!
On May 7, BTS V, RM, and J-Hope held a live meeting on their Youtube channel and discussed the production of their New Album. The main purpose of holding a broadcast is giving fans a natural and gross look at the production process of Album.
Each member reflected their ideas and opinion about New Album. Here is the sum-up of all facts that have been made so far
1: Completely Self-Produced Album…
BTS is always involved in making and writing process of their albums. But for this time the will do all root and branch of their Album and will take it to another level.
They will give everything from Soup to nuts to their ARMY about how they thought out and produce their album.
2: New Exciting Roles…
The most thrilling thing about the album is to see BTS members doing different behind the roles. Besides, music-making and composing BTS will also take over production roles. As decided by BTS, Suga will be the designer for the album jacket, Jimin is the Music Project Manager.
J-Hope will creat the choreography, V will be the Visual director and RM will do the Music management.
Jungkook and Jin didn’t confirm their roles yet. Although based on V, J-Hope, and RM’s live; Jungkook will probably like to fulfill his wish by taking a role in Video production.
3: Suga will be the Album Jacket Designer…
A rare role for Suga. He will be the Album Jacket designer.
In their live stream, V, J-Hope, and RM wonder to have a forthright aesthetic for BTS New Album. Most probably they wanted to have a vacation or travel theme photos.
This will be a drastic change from past one’s album having more glossy and fashion model aesthetics photos in studios.
4: Promo in a Comfy Way…
One of the popping ideas that these three came up with is to wear a casual comfy dress like white tee shirts and jeans.
Just like they doned at the end of their LOVE YOURSELF concerts.
During their meeting, RM, V, and J-Hope also suggested to include backpacks giving a vibe of everyday life events like going to work, going to school, and graduating.
It would be interesting to see a different look at BTS.
5: Single Album Version…
A few past albums of BTS, have the four different versions of one album. For this, RM suggested that the Album should have only one version.
BTS has put on many iconic looks created by their stylist. But now they would like to choose their own attire.
As each member has its own characteristic fashion it will be alluring to see the diversity of style.
7: Personalized Photos…
RM and V recommended that in place of studio photos what about including photos taken by members on their own. It will probably have a tone of a scrapbook or collage-style polaroids.
And most likely, it might seek to find a happy medium between studio photos and snapshots for pictures that feel polished, yet personal.
8: The Most Conforming Concept For “The New Normal”…
BTS latest album Map of the Soul: 7 focused on seven members while celebrating the seven years together. For BTS New Album they are exploring a concept that will more suit “The New Normal” amidst the COVID-19 epidemic.
RM also implied to show the “At Home” side of BTS by showing members doing hobbies during their downtime. This could include playing games, singing karaoke, or going on holiday together.
If so, one shoot would be taken indoors in rooms styled by the members. Also, the shoots capture with members going together outdoors. It should be simple but also captures the attention of fans.
9: Jungkook’s Style Video…
During live V proposed to shoot the videos of the album’s manufacture process similar to Jungkook’s Golden Closet Films.
These videos will possibly be included in the album package, would be shot and edited by Jungkook himself, or with the assistance of BTS’s staff.
BTS has created a vast variety of concepts and music but their sincerity with the ARMY has never changed.
Fans can expect new music of BTS by BTS that speaks from the heart and helps them through these tough times.