In case you haven’t observed, BTS and Big Hit Entertainment are gearing up for a brand new period. Merely per week into 2020, the South Korean band introduced their follow-up to Map of the Soul: Persona with their upcoming comeback album, Map of the Soul: 7. Since then, the group’s social media crew has been slowly altering each emblem and format to suit the upcoming idea. And now, it’s lastly actual. BTS has formally launched the pre-order particulars for Map of the Soul: 7, together with what goodies can be included while you buy the brand new album.
When will BTS ‘Map of the Soul: 7’ be launched?
On Jan. 7, BTS announced their new album, Map of the Soul: 7, can be launched on Friday, Feb. 21, with pre-orders starting Jan. 9. This comes 10 months after Persona emerged from the seven members — RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V, and Jungkook.
That mentioned, it appears the discharge date of Map of the Soul: 7 was teased earlier this yr via a Twitter post by ARMYPEDIA, the fan archive of all issues BTS, created 2,080 days after the group’s June 13, 2013 debut.
“How many days will February 21, 2019 be from BTS debut?” ARMYPEDIA requested followers on Twitter again in March 2019. The reply? 2,080 days.
What is included in BTS ‘Map of the Soul: 7’ bundle?
Following the Map of the Soul: 7 announcement, Big Hit Entertainment unveiled BTS’s comeback schedule and pre-order notice. The firm previewed what’s on the horizon, together with two comeback trailers on Jan. 10 and Feb. 3. They additionally showcased the blue and yellow “7” emblem from the album, harking back to the colours represented within the Young Forever cowl from The Most Beautiful Moment in Life (HYYH) period.
Meanwhile, the Map of the Soul: 7 pre-order discover knowledgeable followers of all of the objects followers will obtain when shopping for the album. And based on the discharge, 4 variations of the album can be found with one CD for every model.
Fans will get a 36-page picture e-book, a 20-page mini-book stuffed with HYYH Notes, a set of eight picture playing cards, coloring paper, and a poster — all of that are completely different relying on the album model. The bundle can even embrace a 52-page lyric e-book, postcard, and sticker.
How to pre-order BTS ‘Map of the Soul: 7’
Starting now via Jan. 20, BTS followers within the USA can pre-order Map of the Soul: 7 via Big Hit Entertainment’s official store on-line. Fans are additionally anticipated to have the ability to pre-order the album via different official retailers, equivalent to Target and Amazon.
Now, when you pre-order Map of the Soul: 7 on Weply, the album gross sales will rely in the direction of Hanteo Charts and Gaon Charts, based on the app. Meanwhile, when you plan to purchase the album from the Big Hit Shop USA web site, all purchases will rely in the direction of Billboard Charts.
Regardless, every model of Map of the Soul: 7 will value $25.90 on Big Hit Shop USA and you’ll obtain one in all 4 variations randomly. The delivery value is $14.99 — $39.99 for Alaska and Hawaii — except you order all 4 albums, during which case, you’re going to get free delivery. The web site additionally states you’ll obtain a “limited edition special gift per album for all pre-orders.”
Whether you select to pre-order the brand new album or determine to attend for the discharge date to stream on-line, it’s time to get excited. BTS comeback season is lastly upon us. So let’s get it.
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