Finally, after teasing multiple collab rumours ever since the beginning of 2021, fans of BTS and Coldplay will see their favourites collaborating together for new music. BTS is the biggest K-Pop group on the planet at the moment. They have hits like Dynamite, Butter and Permission to Dance in English.
Their singles have broken records when it comes to sales, views, charts, and awards. However, we can never stop BTS from taking over the world. As for Coldplay, it is a band with 5 members and has gained massive popularity with their songs like Hymn for the Weekend, Yellow, Paradise and more.
The band was called the most successful back in the 2000s. They have also won many accolades such as Grammy awards and Brit Awards. Fans have been extremely excited for the two bands to collaborate as they kept searching for possible hints. The rumours of them collaborating surfaced when Chris Martin from Coldplay avoided questions that were directed to the rumours of a collab with BTS.
Fans began suspecting since then that there might be something cooking. Many snippets and spoilers were released by Coldplay themselves. However, the BTS Army knew instantly that a collab was coming. Recently, BTS appeared on a video for Youtube Released where they were interviewed by Chris.
The band talked about the Permission to Dance Challenge that had taken over Youtube Shorts. This was exactly what fans wanted as Chris was chosen to interview the band. Fans thought that the whole interaction was heartwarming as it is a fact that the oldest member of BTS, Jin loves Coldplay.
BTS & Coldplay Fans Proved Right
Hours after BTS became the most awarded group this year at the MTV VMAs, Coldplay made their official announcement that proved all the fans right. The group tweeted the title of their new single with BTS, the release date, and the pre-order link to the song. Warner Music Korea announced the release of the song as both the bands retweeted each other’s tweets.
BTS shared a preview clip as well on their TikTok account. They showed fans the interaction that the groups shared. Coldplay’s My Universe with BTS includes both Korean and English lyrics and was written and composed by both of them. The song will also be included in Coldplay’s ninth regular album, Music of the Spheres.
The album will release on October 15 and the song that Coldplay is releasing featuring BTS will be out on September 24. Fans were ecstatic as they had been eagerly waiting for the collaboration. They reacted to the news that spread like wildfire. The fans made it clear that they cannot wait to stream the song and many even reported the crashing of the pre-save link.
If you are a BTS fan, this is not news as they joked if they crashed the website on Twitter. Fans tweeted, “BEST COLLAB OF THE CENTURY IS COMING. COLDTAN IS COMING.” Fans who pre-ordered the song said, “Wait… For every cd, cassette and vinyl purchased on Coldplay store, they will plant and sustain ONE tree. THAT’S SO GREAT.”