BTS’s Kim “V” Taehyung has change into the fifth Korean soloist to surpass three million followers on the music streaming platform Spotify. The accolade comes as followers are additionally ready for the Okay-Pop singer to launch his first mixtape, which has been within the works since final 12 months.
V joins bandmates RM and J-Hope within the high 5 of probably the most adopted Okay-Pop soloists with this accolade. In March 2021, RM joined J-Hope to change into the one Korean solo artists to have greater than 5 million followers.
Fans rejoice V’s achievement
V’s followers took to social media to congratulate the 25-year-old on his achievement. Many additionally seen that V reached the milestone earlier than releasing his solo album.
Last 12 months, the Daegu-born star’s Spotify account reached 2.7 million followers after his single, “Sweet Night,” from the OST for the Park Seo Jun-starrer “Itaewon Class,” was launched.
The solely different single on V’s profile is the music “It’s Definitely You” from the OST for “Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth.” Incidentally, the singer additionally performed the supporting position of Han Sung within the Korean TV sequence.
Fans await “KTH1” mixtape
With the newest achievement, followers shall be extra looking forward to the discharge of V’s mixtape, which has been teased since final 12 months. The mixtape has but to have an official identify, although it’s unofficially referred to as “KTH1” by followers.
In the previous, the BTS member has launched video clips teasing singles from the upcoming mixtape. He as soon as launched a sneak peek of his music on Twitter, solely to delete it inside a number of hours. In May 2020, the singer formally confirmed that he was engaged on a mixtape.
Last month, the singer took to BTS’s Twitter account to as soon as once more share an audio clip of him singing a music, captioning it, “sleep.” The lullaby-like music raised fan’s expectations for his mixtape to be launched quickly.
The lyrics of the music go:
“I see the clouds outside are still walking in the sky / And the ruffling of my bed covers / Slowly, slowly fades away / Slowly, slowly the night fades away.”
During a behind-the-scenes interview launched earlier this 12 months, Suga interviewed the singer, discussing the latter’s upcoming mixtape. Taehyung mentioned that he labored on 13 tracks however has to slender the choice all the way down to eight tracks after which select a title monitor from the narrowed down listing.
The artist additionally mentioned that though the discharge date was postponed, he wished to launch his mixtape quickly.