K-pop group BTS will release a new studio album this summer, their label has announced.
Heir management agency Big Hit Music announced that the new record would be released on June 10, with more details to come.
The popular seven-piece boy band from South Korea have produced numerous albums including two UK number one albums and collaborated with rock band Coldplay on the track My Universe last year.
A statement from her label on Korean web platform Weverse read: “Hello. This is big hit music.
“BTS will be back with another new album on June 10, 2022.
“Details of the new album will be announced in a separate announcement at a later date.
“We look forward to your love and support for BTS’ new album. Thanks.”
Since their debut in 2013, BTS have gained global recognition for their self-produced music and activism, including speaking at the United Nations and publicly calling out anti-Asian racism.
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They have won a variety of awards throughout their career, including nominations at the MTV European and Video Music Awards.
In the last two years they have also been nominated in the Brit Awards International Group category and for the Grammy Award for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance.
The K-pop superstars were recently named 2021 Global Recording Artist of the Year by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI), becoming the first act to win the award in two consecutive years.
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