BTS, also known as Bangtan Boys or Beyond The Scene, is a seven-member South Korean boy band formed by Big Hit Entertainment. Bts has seven members; Rap monster, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V, Jungkook. These are their stage names and not their real names.They debuted on June 12, 2013, with the song "No More Dream" from their first album called 2 Cool 4 Skool, for which they won several "New Artist of the Year" awards including those at the 2013 Melon Music Awards and Golden Disc Awards, and the 2014 Seoul Music Awards. Bts also won Top Social Artist at the BBMAs where they talked about collabing with Western artists. They released a new album in 2017 with songs like DNA, and they also collabed with the Chain Smokers to make one of the songs.
Rap Monster is the leader of the group and the main rapper. His real name is Kim Namjoon and his stage name is Rap Monster. Rap Monster was born on September 12, 1994, in Ilsan, South Korea. He is known for breaking things and sometimes hurts himself. Before his debut with BTS, he was an underground rapper under the stage name "Runch Randa". He released a number of tracks and once collaborated with fellow underground rapper Zico. He is fluent in English and Japanese.
Jin is one of the vocalists and the visual of the group. He is the oldest of the group born on December 4, 1992, in Gwacheon, South Korea. His real name is Kim Seokjin and his stage name is Jin. He was a film arts student at Konkuk University before being streetcast for auditions. He likes food and has his own cooking show.
Suga is one of the rappers and the second oldest in the group. His real name is Min Yoongi and his stage name is Suga. He is born on March 9, 1993, in Daegu, South Korea. Suga was an underground rapper in Daegu. He has his own mixtape called Agust D. The members often call him grandpa, beacuse he sleeps all the time and can be cranky. He fixes the things Rap Monster breaks, like door handles
J-Hope is one of the rappers and the main dancer. His real name is Jung Hoseok and his stage name is J-Hope. He is born on February 18, 1994, in Gwangju, South Korea. Pre-debut J-Hope was a part of a street dance team called NEURON, and he won an underground dance battle and even performed at a festival. He also takes part in choreographing their dances.
Jimin is one of the vocalists and is also a dancer. His real name is Park Jimin and he uses Jimin as his stage name. He is born on October 13, 1995, in Busan, South Korea. He is the shortest member in the group with the height of 173. Pre-debut Jimin entered Busan High School of Arts as the top student in modern dance, but later transferred to Korea Arts High School with V.
V is one of the vocalists. His real name is Kim Taehyung and he is born on December 30, 1995, in Daegu South Korea. He is the eldest of three siblingsV maintains a close friendship with actor Park Bo-gum since 2015. Their association has gained significant media attention after their respective rise to popularity.