This is what we need to know about the BTS New Album!
On September 28 at midnight KST, BTS announced that Their new album is going to release on November 20 at 2 pm KST and at midnight EST. The news was shared via Twitter and Weverse that their new album would be titled as “BE”.
For the new album, BTS has been sharing the details and important points since the beginning. Back in May, BTS V, RM, and J-Hope held a live meeting on their Youtube channel and discussed the making of their Upcoming Album. The main purpose of holding a broadcast was 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 the manufacturing and writing process of their albums. But for this time, they did all root and branch of their Album and took it to another level.
They wanted to treat their ARMY with hope and encouragement in difficult times. That was the BTS concept about how they thought out and produce their album.
You’re up to adventure the thoughts, emotions, and deepest reflections of BTS while experiencing an even richer musical spectrum
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 also took a major part in the production. As decided by themselves, 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 is going to fulfill his wish of Directing by taking a role in Video production.
And Jin didn’t confirm his role yet.
3: Suga will be the Album Jacket Designer…
A rare and hitting role for Suga. He will be the Album Jacket designer.
BTS members wonder to have a forthright aesthetic for their upcoming album. Most probably they wanted to have a vacation or travel theme photos.
This is gonna 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. Just like Jungkook at the starting of Dynamite.
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…
BTS 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…
8: The Most Conforming Concept For “The New Normal”…
BTS previous 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.
So ARMYs… Are you excited?