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BTS’ ‘Map of the Soul: 7’ explores themes of individuality, personal growth

BTS' 'Map of the Soul: 7' explores themes of individuality, personal growth

Darrian Breedlove, Opinion Editor

March 5, 2020

BTS are continuously killing it with their passionate personalities and endless exploratory themes. Their recently released album “Map of the Soul: 7” is no exception. This new album continues the delve into the groups’ inner psyches and characters following last year’s “Map of the Soul: Per...

BTS’ “Love Yourself: Answer” closes series of self-love


Darrian Breedlove, Opinion Editor

September 4, 2018

The final installment to K-POP group BTS’ “Love Yourself” series has finally dropped and along with the release, the group has smashed YouTube records and earned a spot in the Billboard 200 with their new music video to “IDOL.” “Love Yourself: Answer” is the last installment in the group...

“Love Yourself: Her” Full of Bops and the Concept of Self-Love

Darrian Breedlove, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017

บีทีเอส (กลุ่มนักร้อง) K-Pop group BTS has once again produced a wonderful album expressing the importance of real-world issues and self-discovery. On the brand new album “Love Yourself: Her,” members Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Rap Monster, Jimin, V, and Jungkook bring soot...

BTS: ‘Something new to experience’

Darrian Breedlove, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017

Korean pop is a musical phenomenon that is quickly rising in popularity all across the globe. How could it not? South Korean music displays colorful wardrobes, exquisite dances, attractive artists and catchy songs. So it’s no wonder that K-pop has become a sort of religion in all parts of the world....

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