BTS confirms Asia tour schedule
Kelly Lee, April 26, 2016, 9:47 a.m.
Korean boy band BTS has rolled out plans for its upcoming Asia tour that includes its Seoul concert on May 7 and 8. BTS’ agency Big Hit Entertainment released a poster for the concert tour, “The Most Beautiful Moment in Life on Stage : Epilogue,” and confirmed the band’s tour schedule on Tuesday.
The details came after the band -- made up of Rap Monster, Suga, Jin, J-Hope, Jimin, V and Jungkook -- announced that its new album “The Most Beautiful Moment in Life Young Forever” would be released on May 2. BTS plans to visit major cities in China, Japan, Taiwan, Thailand and the Philippines from June to August.
The band’s first concert abroad will be in Taipei, Taiwan on June 9. The following month, BTS will hold a concert in Nanjing, China on July 2; Osaka, Japan on July 12 and 13; Nagoya on July 16; Beijing, China on July 23; and in Manila, the Philippines on July 30.
The band’s first destination in August is Bangkok. BTS will perform in Bangkok on Aug. 6, and Tokyo on Aug. 13 and 14.