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BTS' 'DNA' Lyrics Translated Into English Reveal a Swoon-Worthy Love Song

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BTS are taking the world by storm, scoring the highest-ever position on the Billboard Hot 100 for a K-pop group with their infectious single, "DNA." Here are the heartfelt lyrics translated into English.

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BTS and Steve Aoki Meet A Few Days Before the Release of the 'MIC Drop' Remix

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The release of BTS’s “MIC Drop” remix with Steve Aoki is around the corner, so the DJ had to post a few videos of his meeting with...

Tuesday, Nov 21

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BTS's Best Dance Moves Over the Years

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BTS made a big impression on American audiences on Sunday when they performed their record-smashing hit “DNA” at the American Music Awards.

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KARD Offer A Haunting Take on Romance in 'You In Me': Watch the Music Video

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KARD returned on Tuesday with their new single "You In Me" and an obsessively haunting music video to go along with it.

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Epik High Set to Perform at 16th Annual Unforgettable Gala

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Epik High becomes the first Korean act to perform at the annual Unforgettable Gala, a celebration of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders making waves in the U.S. entertainment industry.

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BTS at the 2017 AMAs: The Overwhelming Fan Response You Didn't See on Camera

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BTS fan reactions from inside the 2017 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater show how K-pop listeners are not only embracing the music and its stars, but Korean culture at large.

Monday, Nov 20

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Everything BTS Talked About on the 2017 AMAs Red Carpet, From Emojis to Camila Cabello's 'Havana'

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If the frenzy leading up to BTS’ historic appearance at the American Music Awards on Sunday (Nov. 19) was any indication, it was...

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Stars React To BTS' Debut Performance on 2017 AMAs

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K-pop boy band BTS killed it at the AMAs with their performance of "DNA." Here's how different celebrities responded to the act's AMA debut.

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AMAs 2017: BTS Call Their U.S. Awards Show Debut Performance a 'Miracle'

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Before K-Pop sensations BTS made their debut on American television at this year's American Music Awards, they stopped by Billboard on the red carpet to talk about their amazing year, plans to take over the U.S. and their Army of fans.

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BTS Brings 'DNA' & Flashy Choreography to 2017 AMAs

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Introduced by the Chainsmokers, BTS made their U.S.TV debut on the 2017 American Music Awards.

Saturday, Nov 18

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Red Velvet Talks 'Perfect Velvet' Album, Changing Up Their Style for 'Peek-A-Boo'

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K-pop girl group Red Velvet spoke to Billboard about the release of their latest album, 'Perfect Velvet.'

BTS Visit 'On Air With Ryan Seacrest!' Ahead of AMAs Performance

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BTS’s tour of Los Angeles ahead of their American Music Awards performance on Sunday (Nov. 19) made their first-ever stop at On Air With Ryan Seacrest! on Friday (Nov. 17).

Friday, Nov 17

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Limited BTSxAMAs Merch Released for Historic First US Awards Show Performance

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BTS will continue to achieve crossover success in America with their first televised U.S. performance of “DNA” at the American Music...

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Red Velvet Drops 'Perfect Velvet' Album: Watch the Haunting 'Peek-A-Boo' Music Video

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Two years after dropping their first full-length album, the poptastic The Red, Red Velvet returned today with Perfect Velvet and an eerie music...

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TWICE's 'Likey' Spends Second Week Atop World Digital Songs Chart

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TWICE continues their reign with "Likey" as the K-pop superstars' new single spends its second atop of Billboard's World Digital...

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It Is Time to Cut K-Pop Idols Some Slack When It Comes to Body Image

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At the end of October, news came out of the K-pop world that JinE, from the eight-member girl group Oh My Girl, was leaving the industry...

Thursday, Nov 16

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BTS Gave ARMYs A Lot to Talk About on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

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BTS's appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Wednesday marked another hotly anticipated stop on the K-pop boy...

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BTS & Steve Aoki Lay Down the 'Mic Drop' In New Clip Ahead of Upcoming Remix Feat. Desiigner

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The song won’t be out until Nov. 24, but fans were just graced with a short hint of the upcoming collaboration between BTS, Steve Aoki, and...

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BTS Hits Up 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' Ahead of AMAs Performance

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In Los Angeles to perform at the American Music Awards on Sunday (Nov. 19), Korean boy band BTS stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live! to surprise some fans...

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Seventeen Earn Second No. 1 on World Albums Chart With 'Teen, Age'

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Earlier this year, Seventeen told Billboard they expected 2017 would be a significant year for them and the boy band...

Wednesday, Nov 15

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Desiigner on BTS 'Mic Drop' Remix: 'I Add That Extra Energy to It'

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Desiigner is ready to energize everyone with his "Mic Drop" of an upcoming collaboration with K-pop phenomena BTS and EDM...

Tuesday, Nov 14

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BTS Looks to Dominate US With Busy Schedule During Stateside Visit for AMAs

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With BTS' arrival at Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday (Nov. 14), the Korean Invasion is officially here.

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Lovelyz Get Into the Christmastime Mood With New Single 'Twinkling'

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With lilting chimes, sparkling bells, and whirring synths, K-pop girl group Lovelyz has returned with their latest single “Twinkling,” to...

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BTS Headed to 'The Late Late Show With James Corden'

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Korean boy band BTS is taking over American televisions this month: Not only are they performing at the AMAs and appearing on The Ellen...

Monday, Nov 13

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Wanna One Evoke Their Dreams in New Single 'Beautiful'

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Wanna One, the hottest K-pop rookie boy band of 2017, is back with a brand new, “Beautiful” song.

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BTS' Rap Monster Changes Stage Name to RM

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In a post published on BTS’ Korean fansite, known as a fancafe, the boy band’s English-speaking frontman announced on Monday (Nov....

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BTS Hits 10 Million Followers on Twitter, Earning Their Third Emoji on Twitter

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BTS hit another milestone on Monday (Nov. 13) when their @bts_twt reaching 10 million followers on Twitter -- a first for any Korean artist.

Sunday, Nov 12

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K-Pop Audition Shows Produce Big Results, But Cause Concerns Over Industry's Future

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First I.O.I dominated as the rookie K-pop group to watch in 2016, and now their successors Wanna One have been doing much of the same. Both temporary...

Friday, Nov 10

PSY Passes the Torch to BTS by Celebrating Their AMAs Performance on Social Media

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The K-pop superstars have received a lot of love from senior artists in the Korean music industry.

Thursday, Nov 9

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Miss A's Future Unknown as Min Leaves JYP Entertainment

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The K-pop shakeup of 2017 continues, with miss A’s Min leaving her group’s agency at the end of her contract term with the Korean label.