K-pop superstars BTS are the latest act to perform on the iconic MTV Unplugged series.
MTV Unplugged Present BTS will air exclusively on MTV Asia (Singtel TV Ch 350 & StarHub Ch 533) on Feb 24 (Wed), 10am, with a same-day primetime encore at 8.20pm. An MTV Asia rep tells 8days that they are working on making it available on other platforms, but nothing is confirmed yet.
Recorded in Seoul, the concert will feature rare versions of BTS’s biggest hits, including songs from their most recent album BE, their fifth No.1 album on the Billboard 200.
📢 CALLING ALL ARMYs! 📢 - @bts_twt is giving us never-before-seen performances of their biggest hits on MTV Unplugged Presents: BTS! so mark your calendars & tune in to the global premiere of #btsunplugged, premiering 24th Feb on MTV Asia! #MTVUnplugged #BTS #방탄소년단 #ARMY pic.twitter.com/WWvPXMkdkj— MTV Asia (@mtvasia) February 9, 2021
BTS and MTV have created some unforgettable moments over the years, including the group’s debut on the VMAs stage in August, where they performed ‘Dynamite’ before taking home Best Pop, Best Group, Best K-pop, and Best Choreography. BTS also celebrated their first-ever live appearance on MTV’s Fresh Out Live in Feb 2020 for the release of Map of the Soul: 7.
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