K-Pop superstars BTS have announced their next album, which is set to drop in only a matter of weeks! The group has confirmed that their new album, Map of the Soul: Persona, will be released on Friday, April 12.
Map of the Soul: Persona is the first studio album BTS is dropping this year. Just last August, the group hit No. 1 on the Billboard 200 after the release of their album Love Yourself: Answer — which was BTS’ second chart topper following the release of Love Yourself: Tear in May 2018.
According to a press release, Map of the Soul: Persona will mark the “beginning of a new chapter” for the septet and if they top the charts again with this new album, it will be their third No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 in just under a year.
The tracklist and other album information will be revealed in the weeks leading up to its release. The group will also be going on tour around the U.S. for their Love Yourself Speak Yourself stadium tour and are set to perform in Los Angeles, Chicago and New Jersey.
Excited for the release of their new album? BTS fans can pre-order Map of the Soul: Persona beginning March 13.