BTS interview: the K-pop giants on Army, military service, masculinity and their early days before conquering the world

//BTS interview: the K-pop giants on Army, military service, masculinity and their early days before conquering the world

BTS interview: the K-pop giants on Army, military service, masculinity and their early days before conquering the world

“This is a very serious and deep question,” says RM, the 26-year-old leader of the world’s biggest band. He pauses to think. We are talking about utopian and dystopian futures, about how the boundary-smashing, hegemony-overturning global success of his group, the wildly talented seven-member South Korean juggernaut BTS, feels like a glimpse of a new and better world, of an interconnected 21st century actually living up to its promise.BTS’ downright magical levels of charisma, their genre…

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