The BTS and Coldplay âMy Universeâ collaboration has been released. And it triggered great excitement from both ARMYs and Coldplayers worldwide.
However, did you know that there are over 5 untold behind the scenes facts hidden of the âMy Universeâ creation process.
Behind the Scenes of BTS x Coldplay âMy Universeâ
Indeed two fabulous bands from different music spheres have come together to create a brand-new world in a dream collaboration!
Granting the wishes of fans and the artists, the universe itself has unleashed its power in creating a collaboration. This become a historical moment in the music industry: BTS x Coldplay âMy Universeâ.
- My Universe was originally written for BTS
First, you may have noticed that Coldplayâs founder and lead vocalist, Chris Martin, is the one creating âMy Universeâ song. However, did you know that Chris Martin originally wrote My UniverseÂ forÂ BTS?
In fact in the BTS x Coldplay âMy Universeâ behind-the-scenes documentary, Chris Martin mentioned that heâd taken âMy Universeâ to his friend and said, âLetâs do this demoÂ forÂ BTS!â.
2. Its a dream come true project for BTS and Colplay
When the BTS x Coldplay âMy Universeâ rumorÂ first surfaced, most people believed it would be a dream coming true for BTS, especially V, whoâd repeatedly stated his dream of collaborating with Coldplay.
Indeed, this outstanding collaboration was ignited by BTS Vâs wish. But then it became a dream for Chris Martin as well. In fact in the BTS x Coldplay âMy Universeâ documentary, Chris Martin mentioned that after the idea of BTS and Coldplay collaboration started, he didnât understand how such collaboration would even be possible, âHow would that work?â he thought.
3. Recording Process and Direction is by Chris Martin
In the documentary video, Chris Martin mentioned that he immediately wrote down âMy Universeâ because he thought it was a cool title.
Indeed, Chris Martin also mentioned in an interview that he created âMy Universeâ with a track he got from Bill Rahko and turned them into beautiful music on the same day.
âBill Rahko made this loop with a bit of vocal on it, and I said, âOh, please can I take that away?â And, Iâm not a great driver, but I was driving around, and then the chorus of âMy Universeâ just landed.âChris Martin
4. Hidden Messages behind âMy Universeâ
Being an unordinary love song, Chris Martin originally wanted âMy Universeâ to represent a love that transcends all borders
However, once it becomes a dream-come-true collaboration with BTS, various inspiring messages are embedded in the song. Extending the meaning towards the theme: âNot alone, but together.â
5. âEast Meets Westâ Historical Collaboration
Finally, one of the essential undisclosed facts about BTS x Coldplay âMy Universeâ collaboration is how it becomes another âEast Meets Westâ moment that will be forever engraved in music history. âMy Universeâ unites BTS from the East and Coldplay from the West. As brothers, creating one family in a brand-new universe theyâve created together.