Why BTS Featured Sia and Halsey on Their Recently Released Album, ‘Map of the Soul: 7’

by Jeremy Spirogis
Halsey and BTS perform during the 2019 Billboard Music Awards

Looks like BTS received’t be the one artists singing on Map of the Soul: 7. When this Okay-pop group introduced their tracklist, there have been just a few acquainted names featured on the album. Who is featured on BTS’ upcoming album, Map of the Soul: 7? Here’s why some followers assume BTS collaborated with these award-winning artists.

Halsey and BTS perform during the 2019 Billboard Music Awards
Halsey and BTS carry out through the 2019 Billboard Music Awards | Ethan Miller/Getty Images

BTS’ collaborated with different artists for songs off of the ‘BTS World’ soundtrack and ‘Map of the Soul: Persona’

In the seven years since their debut, this Okay-pop group grew to become one of the vital widespread boy bands on this planet. They carried out alongside artists like Charli XCX, Juice WRLD, Lauv, and Nicki Minaj. One of their hottest songs thus far, “Boy With Luv,” featured the United States-based artist, Halsey.

“We really were big fans of Halsey since ‘Closer’ with Chainsmokers, and we heard that it was the first time for her to have official choreography for [a] music video, but she practiced really hard and we’re grateful for that,” RM stated throughout an interview with Rolling Stone. “In addition, she really wrote the introduction for our Time’s “100 Most Influential People” [entry]. We have been so moved and touched by our friend’s phrases. I like you, Halsey.”

Lil Nas X performs with Jin, V, SUGA, Jimin, RM, J-Hope, and Jungkook of BTSLil Nas X performs with Jin, V, SUGA, Jimin, RM, J-Hope, and Jungkook of BTS
Lil Nas X performs with Jin, V, SUGA, Jimin, RM, J-Hope, and Jungkook of BTS | Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Sia is featured on BTS’ upcoming album, ‘Map of the Soul: 7’

While the BTS members every have a hand in writing their very own music, just a few different artists seem on their upcoming album. Troye Sivan even helped write a tune for this upcoming album, tweeting about it just a few weeks previous to Map of the Soul: 7’s premiere.

This just isn’t the primary time the boys collaborated with widespread artists, as Ed Sheeran co-wrote the tune off of Map of the Soul: Persona, “Make It Right.” Now, the group is taking the following step in direction of collaborating with widespread western singers. For Map of the Soul: 7, BTS performs alongside Sia for his or her tune “On.”

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Why do followers assume BTS and Sia collaborated?

Map of the Soul: 7 accommodates 20 songs, a mixture of already launched hits and new songs. One of the artists featured on this album is the Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter, Sia, who performs on the tune “On.” According to the BTS Twitter account, nonetheless, this tune will solely be out there digitally, and a few suspect it to be just like the model of “Idol” with Nicki Minaj, launched by this boy band just a few years prior.

Still, some followers shared their help (and their pleasure) on social media. One Twitter user stated, “until today I did not know how great the BTS fanbase actually is. They spread so much love to Sia and us lovers. We love you, keep going.”

“We are happy a musical legend like Sia is working with our boys! Also thank you for being so receptive with this collaboration! Other western fans are so despective towards our boys and us but you are so different,” another Twitter user wrote. Map of the Soul: 7 premieres on Feb. 21, 2020.

Music by BTS, together with their most recently-released album Map of the Soul: Persona, is out there on Spotify, Apple Music, and most main streaming platforms. 

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