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BTS Confirms Highly-Anticipated Details of Their First Stadium Show in the U.S.

August 10, 2018

FLUSHING, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 10, 2018--BTS will hold its first stadium show capturing 40,000 fans at Citi Field in New York, home of Major League Baseball’s New York Mets.

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First-Ever North American Stadium BTS Concert to Take Place at Citi Field in New York as Part of the Sold Out ‘LOVE YOURSELF’ World Tour (Graphic: Business Wire)

As the final stop of their upcoming 2018 ‘LOVE YOURSELF’ tour in North America, the 15 th show has been set for 7:00pm on Saturday, October 6, 2018. General Admission & Reserved Seat tickets will go on-sale at 4:00pm EDT on Friday, August 17, 2018 exclusively online at . Ticket prices are:

P1 $250.00 (Standing GA) I P2 $210.00 I P3 $175.00 I P4 $140.00 I P5 $100.00 I P6 $60.00 *Additional fees may apply.

Proving the band’s unprecedented global stardom, all of the currently-released stops of world tour are sold out. The band is excited to see their beloved ARMY and hope to create an unforgettable festivity.

Following the record-breaking global success of the latest album ‘LOVE YOURSELF: Tear’, a new repackaged album ‘LOVE YOURSELF: Answer’ is set to be released on August 24, 2018 ahead of the tour.

BTS will kick off ‘LOVE YOURSELF’ world tour August 25 th and 26 th with the first concerts in Seoul at Jamsil Olympic Stadium.

Following the Seoul concert, and starting in September, BTS will continue their world tour across major cities in North America and Europe, which include Los Angeles, Oakland, Fort Worth, Newark, Chicago and now Fielding, NY in the U.S., Hamilton/Canada, London/U.K, Amsterdam/Netherlands, Berlin/Germany and Paris/France.

Big Hit Entertainment said, “BTS will launch a brand-new tour this year, titled ‘LOVE YOURSELF’, following last year’s success of the ‘TRILOGY EPISODE’ begun in 2014.”

Last year, BTS successfully completed the 2017 BTS LIVE TRILOGY EPISODE III THE WINGS TOUR, recording 40 sold-out concerts held across 19 cities.

About BTS

BTS, an acronym of Bangtan Sonyeondan or “Beyond the Scene”, is a South Korean boyband that is capturing the hearts of millions of fans globally. The members of BTS are RM, Jin, SUGA, j-hope, Jimin, V and Jung Kook. BTS has gained recognition from their authentic, self-produced music. From their top-notch performances to the way they interact with their fans, BTS has become a global phenomenon since they debuted in June 2013. They have mobilized millions of fans across the world (named ARMY), topped prominent music charts, sold out worldwide tours and have been recognized with prestigious awards like the Billboard Music Awards.

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Kristen Foster

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES ASIA PACIFIC NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA NEW YORK SOUTH KOREA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: WOMEN ENTERTAINMENT MUSIC CELEBRITY GENERAL ENTERTAINMENT TEENS EVENTS/CONCERTS CONSUMER

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