K-pop culture is no more a new phenomenon for the world. K-pop music and band groups and K-pop dramas have spread their wings internationally. The love and admiration for K-pop are continuously on the rise from across the globe. BTS’ contribution to this popularity for K-pop is unquestionable. The bangtan boys as we know them fondly have become the heartthrob of millions.
Undoubtedly, India too comes in the list of countries who love K-Pop and follow BTS. India’s obsession, passion, and vigor for k-pop culture are ever-increasing as the BTS is coming up with their blockbuster songs and is unstoppable from breaking the world records with their blissful songs and Dynamite is the latest one.
Well, it is intriguing to know that, a survey conducted by Twitter in association with K-pop Radar to release K-pop data across 20 markets to divulge how the passionate global K-pop community shares their love and bonds with their favorite artists around the world. From the data collected between July 2019 to June 2020, depicts that India ranks 11th among the top 20 markets for #KpopTwitter – both by unique voices and by Tweet volume.
The data by K-Pop radar also found that BTS (@BTS_twt) was the most mentioned K-pop artist in India, with EXO (@weareoneEXO) on the second position, followed by TWICE (@JYPETWICE), TXT (@TXT_members), and GOT7 (@GOT7official).
As per the report on the News18 website, BTS was the most mentioned K-pop artist in every market (except for Thailand where GOT7 topped the leaderboard). BTS’ recent single #Dynamite garnered over 46 million Tweets after the Billboard Hot 100 win.
K-pop fans come to Twitter in a quest for the latest updates from the BTS idols. Their aficionados express their appreciation and pour in immense love for the music and the stars. Recently, Bollywood singer Armaan Malik and actor Tiger Shroff also confessed their love for BTS’ (@BTS_twt) #Dynamite on Twitter with a cover and dance routine respectively.
BTS is the group that does not just have fans or fandom but they legit have ARMY who follows them and admires and throng them with support and love from across the globe and India is no exception to it.