Last October, BTS announced a hiatus lasting at least 2025, citing each member’s need to complete South Korea’s mandated military service. But the groundbreaking K-pop group isn’t leaving ARMY totally dry.
On Tuesday, May 30, Big Hit Music revealed BTS’ plans to commemorate the 10th anniversary of their formation.
The press release below was published on Weverse and translated into English:
This is BIGHIT MUSIC.
To celebrate their 10th anniversary, BTS will release digital single “Take Two” next June.
All seven members participated in “Take Two.” The song expresses their appreciation to ARMY for all the love you have for them and their desire to always be with you.
We sincerely express our gratitude to ARMY for making the 10th anniversary possible with your endless love for BTS, and we hope “Take Two” will become a treasured “gift” from BTS for all of you.
We ask for your love and support for “Take Two”.
Release date: 1:00 p.m., Friday, June 9, 2023 (KST)
According Billboardthe BTS 10th anniversary celebration will also include the BTS 10th anniversary FESTA.
“The annual event coincides with the date of the group’s debut (June 13, 2013) and will run from today [May 30], culminating in a grand finale on June 17 in Seoul,” the publication relayed. “BTS FESTA in Yeouido, South Korea’s capital, will be open to the public.”