BTS Boy Band: 'Dynamite', 'BE', And More : Pop Culture Happy Hour BE is the latest album from Korean boy band BTS, making it their fifth record to top the U.S. album charts in two and a half years. Along with their earworm Dynamite, BE feels like a milestone in BTS' career, which has yielded billions of dollars and one of the world's most intensely devoted fan bases. You can support NPR by donating to your local member station at donate.npr.org/happy

BTS Embraces The World Stage On 'BE'

BTS Embraces The World Stage On 'BE'

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BE is the fifth Korean-language studio album from BTS (seen here performing in 2019). Noam Galai/Getty Images hide caption

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BE is the fifth Korean-language studio album from BTS (seen here performing in 2019).

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BE is the latest album from Korean boy band BTS, making it their fifth record to top the U.S. album charts in two and a half years. Along with their earworm Dynamite, BE feels like a milestone in BTS' career, which has yielded billions of dollars and one of the world's most intensely devoted fan bases. You can support NPR by donating to your local member station at donate.npr.org/happy

The audio was produced by Candice Lim and edited by Jessica Reedy.