BTS is chosen as one of the 100 most influential people in the world (TIME 100) by the American news magazine Time.
Every year TIME chooses indviduals that are recognized for changing the world in that year. The final list of influential individuals is exclusively chosen by Time editors with nominations coming from the TIME 100 alumni and the magazine's international writing staff.
BTS is nominated by Halsey who has collaborated with BTS in ‘Boy With Luv’. Halsey praisedBTS saying ‘the K-pop group has taken the music industry by storm—shattering sales records, gathering accolades and performing across the globe for head-spinning audiences—all the while remaining exemplary ambassadors for their Korean culture. But behind those three letters are seven astounding young men who believe that music is stronger than the barriers of language. It’s a universal dialect.’
Meanwhile, BTS is currently promoting their newly released album ‘Map Of The Soul: Persona’.