BTS are due to promote their fourth Korean-language album, Map of the Soul: 7, later this year. Photo: EPA-EFEBTS are due to promote their fourth Korean-language album, Map of the Soul: 7, later this year. Photo: EPA-EFE
BTS are due to promote their fourth Korean-language album, Map of the Soul: 7, later this year. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: BTS’ world tour delayed as K-pop industry reels from axed concerts

  • The boy band is among a host of popular artists that have cancelled events in South Korea and overseas, leaving entertainment firms bracing themselves for sharp losses
  • Meanwhile, Daegu-born stars, including Oscar winner Bong Joon-ho and BTS member Suga, have each donated US$83,000 to the virus-stricken city’s relief efforts
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
BTS are due to promote their fourth Korean-language album, Map of the Soul: 7, later this year. Photo: EPA-EFEBTS are due to promote their fourth Korean-language album, Map of the Soul: 7, later this year. Photo: EPA-EFE
BTS are due to promote their fourth Korean-language album, Map of the Soul: 7, later this year. Photo: EPA-EFE
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