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The 30-Day BTS Song Challenge (Part 2 of 3)

Did you like the first part of my 30-Day BTS Song Challenge? I really had a hard time picking the songs. I guess that’s a good problem to have, right?

On the second part, I noticed that almost half of the tracks in this post are solo songs from the members. Hope you enjoy and take the time to appreciate what they can offer. Who knows, you might have a favorite or bias after you listen to the chosen songs!

Are you ready for a coffee shop-inspired BTS playlist? 😛

Day 11: A Song to Listen to in the Café: Coffee by BTS

Who wouldn’t want to stay in a coffee shop when you hear Jungkook’s endearing intro for coffee? This song was often played in the coffee shop I used to visit in our old neighborhood. This is a teenybopper type of track that will make you feel good and crave for that delicious coffee. I don’t like caramel macchiatto or anything with caramel or super duper sweeteners, but I will give it a go if Jungkook is the barista! LOL!

Day 12: A Song That Makes You Want to Fall in Love: LOVE by BTS RM

I first heard the intro of Love from the BTS Mini Figure teaser in YouTube. The song was played when RM’s cutie mini version was revealed. I searched for the full song and liked it in an instant. I didn’t expect that such sweet song will come from RM knowing that he tends to do groundbreaking rap tracks. I fell in love with it when I saw his live performance for this song and I was just amazed on how he was able to hype up the crowd on his own. Live and Love! That’s what RM’s LOVE can do!

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The 30-Day BTS Song Challenge (Part 1 of 3)

Discovering and falling in love with the boys of BTS is the best thing that happened to me this challenging year of 2020. Well, I heard about BTS and I even saw their breakthrough music video before plus their song are played everywhere, but I never really immersed in their music and fandom not ’till that Carpool Karaoke episode with James Corden. During that time, I was so into The Beatles especially George Harrison. I will forever be a fan of The Beatles, but probably welcoming the BTS in the mix is a good idea.

Last month, I came across the ’30-Day BTS Song Challenge’ where BTS Army (name of the fandom) share their favorite BTS songs or which specific tracks trigger certain emotions or memory. Check my original Twitter thread (changed some songs last minute)

30-Day BTS Song Challenge (credits to @134340child)

Since I have no internet connection as I type this, let me elaborate why I chose these specific tracks. Are you ready for an adventure?

Day 1: A Song You Think Should Be Listened to More: Spring Day

Spring Day is considered as the ‘timeless’ hit song of BTS in Korea. In fact, this song is still in the charts up to this day (the song was released as a single three years ago!). Despite that victorious reign in the charts, I just feel that the international fans (especially newbies like me) will find comfort and solace in this simple yet moving song.

The music video triggers longing feelings in a good way. You can’t help but look back at the happy times with that person you miss the most.

Day 2: A song That Makes You Cry: Awake by BTS Jin

This song is quite familiar though I cannot really pinpoint why. Probably I’ve heard it in the coffee shop I used to visit or maybe I heard it on the radio without realizing it is from BTS. Honestly, I was surprised that Jin is the soloist behind this lovely ballad. He often shows his goofy side in interviews and performances, but in reality, he is the most hardworking member of the group. Why hardworking? He was discovered while he was on his way to the university – the classic ‘scouting’ story.

He was a university student who had no background in singing or dancing. He had to train hard to be a ‘deserving’ member of BTS. I can relate to his sentiments in this song. You know, that feeling of always being ‘not good enough’ or being ‘the second best’ in certain things you’re passionate about.

Wide awake, wide awake, wide awake don’t cry’ he sings. Kim Seokjin is a living proof that hardwork and dedication pays off. I just love this guy so much!

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Newbie Alert: Hip Hop group BTS debuts with ‘No More Dream’!

Big Hit Entertainment officially launches BTS, the newest Hip Hop group from South Korea. With 7 members, these newbies sing, write and produce their own songs. They are also working hard on their future performances and promises to show slick choreography with their heart-stopping dance routines!

BTS debuts with ‘No More Dream’: Meet J-Hope, Jungkook, V, RM, Jimin, Jin and Suga

Here’s the official music video of the first single of BTS entitled ‘No More Dream‘:

Wow, these rookies aren’t here to play around! They’re here to shock and they’re here to stay! It seems like they aim not only to conquer South Korea or Asia – they want to conquer the world!

BTS working hard for their debut because they want big house, big cars and big rings.

7 idols, 7 personalities. I heard that some of them were hired due to their rapping skills and are known in the underground world while one is a break dancer. One was discovered in an audition for a talent show. There’s a scholar from a contemporary dance school. I think the one who was approached because of his worldwide handsome face while he is leaving the bus will be my favorite and the one who was dreaming of becoming a saxophonist will be my bias wrecker.

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