“You make my days like a movie,” they swoon at one point, completely lost to love. lights. It serves as a calling card to the scared and suffering, urging them to join BTS and and “jump and go crazy”. ... Anpanman. “Sea,” Love Yourself: Her (2017) It is, in short, a classic – a glistening jewel in a canonical crown bedazzled with them. “Thank you for letting me be me / For helping me fly / For giving someone like me wings,” RM raps. Suga’s delivery in the opening verse sounds weirdly like he’s about to burst into the Fresh Prince theme tune but, that aside, this song sails past without making much of a mark. “It’s all right to not have a dream / If you have moments where you feel happiness for a while,” the vocal line insist on the chorus, before RM adds his own words of wisdom: “Who says a dream must be something grand? “I’m usually generous but Imma murder your rappers / I’m going to cut you one by one then Imma murder you haters,” RM glowers over an understated beat. Like ‘No More Dream’ before it, ‘Paradise’ returns to the idea that your life isn’t lacking if you don’t have a big dream to guide it. The opening track of 2016’s ‘Wings’ pulls from trip-hop, all dark and languid, before transforming into an equally ominous slab of dubstep. Saucy! “I buried my voice for you,” he sings, his voice breaking in the process. With this track they implore us to take midnight as a reset, to shake off our worries look ahead to the new day with positivity. IDOL. Korean and Japanese? We’ve all been there! “Whatever they say / I’m here for my music,” RM purrs on this 2013 track, having easily located the determination to carry on. Boy With Luv (feat. Hip-hop track ‘Boy In Luv’ veers from brave braggadocio (“If you lose a guy like me you’ll regret it”) to their emotional whirlwind (“You’re making a big boy act like a little kid”). On ‘DNA’ they depict two lovers “who found our destiny” and are bound to be “forever together”, soundtracking the relationship’s intensity with synths and wobbling beats that spike and dip like a heart monitor being put through its paces. Not to forget, their songs on friendship are pretty deep. BTS Christmas songs are also famous and are loved by fans. Jungkook uses his ‘Wings’ solo to show his gratitude for his bandmates, who’ve been by his side since his early teens. “We’re drenched, drenched, drenched/In sweat in our practice room,” J-hope puffs. RM’s opening manifesto (“A day may come when we lose / But it is not today”) sets the combative tone perfectly for a fiery, fierce track on which they encourage their fans to live their best lives. The rap-rock track finds the BTS leader asking “Who the hell am I?” over chugging guitar riffs. “Seven billion different worlds / Shining with seven billion lights.” It’s a gorgeous, glittering piece of emotional pop that subtly continues the band’s ‘Love Yourself’ message. Jin, J-hope and Jungkook unite on this ‘Map Of The Soul: Persona’ cut on which they utilise video game metaphors to deal with their mistakes and flaws (“If this was a game, I could just load it again / I guess I gotta deal with this, deal with this / Real world”). It makes me so happy! Charli XCX, one of pop’s most prolific collaborators, jumps on this track taken from the BTS World game soundtrack. Not Today. It might start off that way, but by the intro’s end that’s certainly not the case, a frustrated RM spitting: “Blowing hot and cold, stop confusing a person’s feelings.”. Instead – typical BTS – they offer to help you locate that strength by sharing their own stories, proving that you’re not alone. This snippet of a song might convey a powerful message – make sure you live your life with no regrets – but there’s something about RM’s delivery that comes off a little cheesy. BTS was unstoppable this year and came up with multiple incredible albums. “We’re all dogs and pigs/We become dogs because we’re angry,” they spit at one point, referencing a comment once made by Korean government figures about the less privileged classes. Meanwhile J-hope and V team up with the Swedish singer to narrate their feelings on overcoming obstacles to reach their goals (“Voice getting louder, the sound of breathing from happiness / I suddenly realised I would make my dream come true”). ‘Filter’ is playful too, with Jimin offering to be “your Genie / How ‘bout Aladdin?”. On ‘I Need U’, you can hear their desperation and ambivalence as they try to cling onto a relationship that has already died, their voices ripe with vulnerability as they call out: “I need you, girl / Why do I love alone and say goodbye alone?”. They may have eschewed their athletic wear and heavy hip-hop sound in... 3. Like the cold, cloudy sky he describes, ‘Let Me Know’ is overcast and gloomy, a pathetic fallacy to match the emotions it contains. Fake Love. One great boyband! 2, BTS … Earlier I made a post on BTS songs about depression and social issues. ‘Dionysus’, the rocky closer to 2019’s ‘Map Of The Soul: 7’ could easily double as a drinking game as well as a meditation on the obsessive, intoxicating nature of artistry. Whatever your mood is, there is always a song for you from the most popular K-Pop boy group of today, BTS. “I have a long way to go but why am I running in place?” BTS ask on ‘Tomorrow’, the song driven by a stuttering, looped sample that emphasises that feeling of being stuck and unable to move forward. It’s reminiscent of RM’s comments on stage at New York’s Citi Field in 2018. It’s fitting, then, that the song finds the band embracing their roles as idols, noting that the position doesn’t negate their artistry, a claim levelled at them in the past. It glides through bright guitar licks as Bangtan happily lose sleep over their new partner. Lyrics are just as meaningful as the melody. Also, BTS songs … While songs such as "Fire", "Dope", "Blood, Sweat, and Tears", and "Not Today" have already reach success on the mainstream Korean music … Which is why I decided to make a listicle on this. One of BTS’ greatest strengths is the emotion they pour into everything – be that sadness, anger or pure joy. For the listener, though, ‘Lie’ is nothing short of heaven, as Jimin’s voice flies from seductive depths to heart-stopping highs. V’s snarled ‘Skool Luv Affair’ vocal has become iconic over the last six years, not least due to his bandmates’ insistence on singing it at him at any opportunity. On the surface, the title track of ‘The Most Beautiful Moment In Life Pt. “This road may be long and rough but / Will you stay with me?” they ask. BTS - “Cypher Pt. V absolutely smoulders in his delivery of the racy seeming ‘Love Yourself: Tear’ solo, though his husky, low vocals actually address the idea of changing who you are to suit others. The first date? “Now you can believe in your son, you can smile,” he tells her over record scratches and brass tootles. 6362. “You’ve shown me I have reasons / I should love myself,” sing Jin and Jungkook on the impassioned chorus. So without further rambling, let’s get started. “Your existence alone is a crime / Was it a mistake made by an angel?” the band purr. A lightly funky snippet, ‘What Are You Doing Now’ has a nice groove but, clocking in at just 41 seconds, doesn’t leave much of an impression. “Why are you shaking up my heart?” V asks persistently in the growl that reminds you of a baby bear’s – fierce but underpinned by a youthful vulnerability. Having released 129 official Korean tracks (we’re not counting Japanese releases or songs put up for free on their Soundcloud here), you might expect there to be some duds along the way. The conclusion of BTS’ quest to love themselves, ‘Answer’ credits the ARMY with helping them see the light. How has it been able to stay so relevant? It’s utterly magical whether you’re on your first listen or 1000th, JK cooing, “When I’m with you I’m in utopia” as though his pupils have been replaced by big emoji hearts. Here, BTS take that notion and apply it to Earth, imagining every resident on the planet as their own micro cosmos coming together to build a whole galaxy. Its stately instrumentation slowly weaves mystery through the track, which compares a relationship to a house of cards – precarious, unable to withstand any true hardships. Set to dark guitar melodies and big trap beats, it’s a beautifully gloomy early instance of BTS tackling the idea of one’s persona. On this Coldplay-style surging pop jewel, V looks back on his younger self and offers him some moving encouragement. BTS’ cyphers improved over time. The newest single from BTS is innovative and the culmination of the group’s... 2. In Ancient Greek philosophy, ‘mikros kosmos’ refers to the idea that individuals form their own little world. In no particular order, here are TIME’s picks for the most underrated BTS songs, compiled in a playlist at bottom. “Spring Day”- Wings (2016) This time, they take the autumnal image of brown, crisping leaves and relate it to a romantic flame fluttering and burning out. Following on from J-hope’s ‘Hope World’ mixtape track ‘Airplane’, this ‘Love Yourself: Tear’ track adopts a Latin-pop swing to lay out their success, cheekily addressing those who said they wouldn’t make it. This 2013 slow jam is as rich and velvet-smooth as the different types of java that the group list, cleverly comparing stages of a relationship to said drinks. “Even if the attention isn’t forever, I’ll keep singing,” J-hope promises before the atmospheric production lifts becomes anthemic, emotional and grand. BTS don’t accept that sentiment, though, and try to inspire an uprising against the “storks [who] want to maintain”. V was the one who coined the phrase "I purple you", which became the symbol of the band and for their fans. “It’s the path you chose, kid / Don’t be scared.”. “If I didn’t know you / Maybe I’d have given up,” suggests Jimin on the soaring synth-pop gem. 89‘Dream Glow’ (2019) Charli XCX, one of pop’s most prolific collaborators, jumps on this track taken from the BTS World game soundtrack. Here are some of the 5 Best songs of BTS and Justin Bieber which will give you Christmas feels. It’s angsty and bruised, much like the band’s hearts and egos, the chorus’ guitar chugs conveying their frustrations. Feel free to add any underrated BTS songs missing from this list. Snapping beats clatter together on this plea to a generation of women to accept who they are and not succumb to the pressures of Korea’s image-focused society. The group’s first rap line-only cypher puts takes on those who say BTS’ MCs can’t be true hip-hop artists. Like ‘Hold Me Tight’ from the same album, ‘Love Is Not Over’ sees BTS’ singers refusing to let go of a lover, begging them to come back to them by declaring: “Without you, I don’t think I can be.”, “Give me a mention face to face / I don’t need a like,” plead BTS on this assessment of technology and the rise of social media’s effect on society. “I’ll become a rhythm, I’ll become a song / And I’ll sing myself for you,” Jin promises on this soothing piece of pop. “I thought I was alone but I’ve learned we are seven,” says Suga on this hidden track from ‘2 Cool 4 Skool’, an early hint of the gang mentality and fierce bond that would help keep BTS going and a smooth exorcism on their post-debut thoughts. “Sweet like a caramel macchiato.” The eventual decline? Like the love he sings about, the track grows from simple and subtle, coloured by jazzy flourishes, into something gently euphoric. Don’t let it roll over to tomorrrow, BTS say here. Fire. 2’ seems to be a pacy paean to lost love, J-hope rapping: “Everyone says it’s over, but I can’t stop / Is this sweat or tears? BTS might be pop kings now, but back in 2013 they only dreamt of ruling the roost. BTS’ ability to get profound might be talked about a lot, but this song proves they’re just as capable of cutting loose and having a bit of fun. “In the end, we reached the mirage and it became our reality,” Suga points out, but there’s a catch: “Why is there this fear in between the happiness?”. From the funky guitar to the infectious beat, 'Ma City' is a song unlike any other song heard from BTS. “I like hate comments more than no comments / I don’t know you but you know my name,” he mocks. I’m assuming you mean all of their songs? K-pop superstars BTS’ “Dynamite,” IU’s “Eight” and Mamamoo member Hwasa’s “Maria” have been named as the top favorite songs in Korea in 2020. Bangtan might have plenty of slow stunners in their back pockets, but few are as tender as ‘Butterfly’. “Don’t wanna be lonely / Just wanna be yours.” It’s unclear if he’s referring to a lover or the ARMY, though we get a potential hint later on. The dark, lowkey ‘Black Swan’ uses that idea to explore the impact of falling out of love with your passions, RM wondering if he’s already reached that point. On RM’s ‘Love Yourself: Answer’ solo, he lets his playful lyricism run wild, sliding effortlessly from poetic lines about the gradual growth of love (“I just feel it / Like the moon rises after the sun rises / Like how fingernails grow”) to utilising the alphabet to express his devotion (“It’s a long way from I to U / Fuck JKLMNOPQRST / I crossed all the letters and I reached you”). I Need U. Over piano flourishes and jazz-leaning beats, Bangtan recognise the complexities of love. It’s an adrenaline-fuelled ride as wild as falling in love for the first time. After BTS’s debut in 2013, the seven member boy group from Big Hit Entertainment (vote for your favorite BTS members) has quickly become one of the most popular Kpop groups with their music. BTS might be collaborating with stars from all over the globe these days, but don’t think they’ve forgotten the sounds of their home. ‘Shadow’ is an intricate musing on the pitfalls of success. If BTS were ever asked to write a Bond theme, ‘House Of Cards’ could serve as a strong framework. “Your cold face tells me everything rather than words / I can see a break up rising over me like a high tide,” Suga says through effects that amplify the distance between him and his partner, his voice coming in and out of focus. There are many reasons why BTS have become the world-conquering marvels they are today, but perhaps the most important one is the most basic of all – their music. “Find me and I’m gonna bleed with ya,” they rally over marching band drums. on last year’s ‘Speak Yourself’ stadium tour. The group’s trio of rappers deliver a powerful account of a break-up, comparing the split to an “incurable disease”. Hopefully? This RM solo track features an early call to the ‘Love Yourself’ series that would follow it, closing with a repeated refrain of “I wish I could love myself”. It’s easy to get discouraged when you’re trying to make your dreams reality and to feel like you’re stuck in a rut when it doesn’t seem like you’re progressing fast enough. In other words: stay in your lane instead of trying to move into social classes above you. Co-written with Troye Sivan, this dark, rumbling ‘Map Of The Soul: 7’ track centres on the downside of being empathetic when you’re presented with other people’s stories of pain. Had a shitty day? There aren’t many bands who would write a song comparing themselves to the Pied Piper and their fans to children he lured away, but this slinky 2017 track saw BTS do just that. “Break the glass ceiling that cages you,” they cheer. “Dynamite” is sure to go down in history. “What made me so afraid that I hid my true self?”, ‘Blood, Sweat & Tears’ takes its lead from Hermann Hesse’s 1919 novel Demian, which follows the character Emil Sinclair as he shakes off the innocence of youth and enters adulthood, traversing temptation and sin along the way. 4 o'clock by RM & V. Intro: Singularity. Another one of BTS' songs to secure a position in top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart is On, which also topped the Billboard's Digital Sales chart this year. —BTS, “ON” “I want to tell you that darkness exists everywhere. All I Want For Christmas Is You Just go look for a part-time job.” Burn. BTS have collaborated with several Western artists over the years, but this song, recorded with Halsey, is their best yet. This is the closest BTS have come to making a grime track, its creeping hip-hop beat perforated by notes that sound like drawn-out sirens. Opening with elegant strings, Jimin’s solo immediately draws you in like the web of lies he sings about. It’s fun, feisty and sounds a little like Beastie Boys , while also going full circle on BTS’ own catalogue. ‘Look Here’ finds young BTS showing off their soft, sultry falsettos with alluring ease, and it’s all set to a gently trotting guitar twang. “I love, I love, I love myself / Ya playa haters, you should love yourself,” BTS’ rap line taunt on their fifth cypher recording, in which RM adds insult to injury by pointing out people may hate him, but at least they know him. BTS are nothing if not creative when it comes to analogies for the demise of a coupling. While BTS have become renown for their tracks tackling societal issues, it takes some time to show some love to their songs about precisely that—love. Who can blame them?Its sentiment and delivery add up to make something bold and empowering, his rasped vocals assuring: “Even if I live only one day / There can never be any regret.”. The Top Ten Best Songs by BTS Posted on May 22, 2016 by Nick 36 Comments In just a few short years, BTS (Bangtan Boys) have risen to utter domination of the k-pop world, taking their initial hip-hop sound and fusing it to something more melodic and adventurous. As the title hints, it’s a track full of love, telling its recipient that “you’re the only one for me”. “Your parents and boss hate me,” RM mischievously notes, telling their listeners to focus their attention on all things BTS. No one is perfect and that goes for the Korean idols too. “You take away the stars of my night, take away the sun of my day/And the only thing that eventually remained is the darkness of a cold cloud,” J-hope raps, tussling with a break-up. It’s introspective and delicate, its melodies floating and shifting like the tide. Including tracks from the new BTS album as well as BTS older albums, our list also features BTS music videos. RM concludes on the latter as he mourns: “I made you smile and then you went to some jerk who makes you cry.”. It’s almost impossible to resist. Suga’s emo-rap solo on ‘Map Of The Soul: 7’ completes that album’s triptych of rap line lookbacks by sampling ‘Intro: O!RUL8,2?’. by Airess Kim 3 years ago in celebrities / pop culture / rap / social media / song reviews / list. Lyrics like that caught the band some heat for objectifying women (for which they apologised and promised to learn from), but it’s still worth a listen, if just to hear a tiny Jungkook proudly proclaiming: “Yes I’m a bad boy so I like bad girl.”. A classic slice of loved-up R&B, ‘Dark&Wild’’s ’24/7=Heaven’ is pure romantic bliss. MIC Drop (Steve Aoki Remix). No one can doubt BTS’ work ethic and ‘Dope’ sees them address their own indefatigable spirit. But one of the reasons BTS has become so widely popular is that people connect with their music on a deeply personal level: their songs are about following dreams, challenging norms, and … “I too used to be your star.”, This is a response to the 2016 track ‘Save ME’, a declaration – set to skittering EDM beats – that the band no longer need rescuing. BTS have had their fair share of haters from day one, but as they’ve grown more successful, those ranks have also become bigger. Over dipping and diving strings, he sighs here: “I can’t fly like the flower petals over there”, insinuating that he’s not as good or talented as his bandmates. Despite being the vocalist for the band, he has released several solo songs that you need to add in your playlist. DNA. But this song for their fans does promise one thing – as long as they’re together, they can hope “for more good days”. Hold Me Tight. According to marine biology experts, the 52-hertz whale is ‘the loneliest animal in the world’ as its song is at a much higher frequency than that of other whales. BTS - “No More Dreams” (2 Cool 4 Skool, 2013) This Zara Larsson collab brings together Mura Masa’s modern production with the sounds of traditional Korean instruments such as the haegeum, notes trembling between clinking beats. BTS might not be superheroes like Japanese cartoon character Anpanman, but they’ll still do their best to come to the rescue of their fans when they’re needed. Most notably of all, then-15-year-old Jungkook kicks things off with a swaggering statement: “The name is Jungkook / My scale is nationwide”. © 2020 NME is a member of the media division of BandLab Technologies. BTS guide: The 25 most essential songs that exemplify the K-Pop group’s musical universe. By being absolutely gorgeous, a stirring piece of alt-pop that sees the narrators move from despondence at missing a loved one to being hopeful of a reunion. “Whether it be men or women / My flexible tongue movements will send them to Hong Kong with my raps,” he assures us, deploying a Korean euphemism for getting someone off. The atmospheric closer to the ‘You Never Walk Alone’ repackage slowly and softly transforms from a rumination on the struggles BTS face into an offer of a companion through hard times. They say home is where the heart is and, it seems that for BTS that means wherever their loyal fanbase ARMY is. “It’s a sleepless night again…”. Top 10 BTS Songs You Have to Hear . Bringing together elements of tropical house and bubbling electro-pop, ‘Save ME’ is deceptively bright and bouncy – an aural carnival that masks the pleas for help in the lyrics. The world's defining voice in music and pop culture since 1952. Based around the idea of what each member would do if they could have one day with the one they love, this 2014 track is full of longing and melancholy. Jimin’s ‘Map Of The Soul: 7’ solo is the perfect embodiment of him as a performer, its Latin-pop sway sounding ready made for the fluid movements he makes as one of BTS’ best dancers. And this song is going to be stuck in … They’re not so naïve to think beating life’s dark side is quite as simple as that, but they offer a persuasive mantra: “And you’re gonna be happy”. / You can just become anybody / We deserve a life / Whatever big or small, you are you after all.” Preach! That’s the message of this exuberant piece of pop that barely sits still (and won’t let you do so either). It’s sparse and subdued as the members poetically use the imagery of a butterfly to express their fear of losing someone. Alongside the British pop star, Jungkook, Jin and Jimin weave an ode to following your dreams over a pleasant EDM bed that gently drives things to a twinkling conclusion. As the song builds, his approach becomes more urgent, heaving out his words until he’s back calmly in “the corner of my memory”, reunited with “a brown piano settled on one side”. I can’t really tell.” But hidden at its core is another message entirely – that it’s OK to make mistakes, and you’ve just got to pick yourself up and keep running. While Suga and J-hope chide their peers for being “immature” and “coldhearted”, RM argues keeping up with trends stops young people from becoming outcasts. Instead BTS reflect on entering their second year in the music industry over a snapping, bright beat. Don’t be afraid of it. Also Read: BTS' V's Birthday: Donation drive to sand art, this is how BTS Army is celebrating. “We got fire,” they snarl on the chorus. “Like dripping down espresso.” The inevitable split? When BTS decide to go hard, they go earth-shatteringly hard. Shot-through with traditional Korean instrumentation, this bold hip-hop track shows off BTS’ inventiveness and musical dexterity. It’s huge success- which surely has attracted thousands more to BTS’s already substantial ARMY- record-breaking accomplishments; funky disco beat and positive themes make it one of the best and most necessary songs of this year as well as one of BTS’s best. “I wanna live right now.” It’s a gleeful reminder to not let your worries overtake you. Suga foreshadows his exemplary ‘Agust D’ mixtape with a cheeky boast. They’ll make you long for your BFF as they weave cryptic lines about “the dumpling incident” and vow to stay just as linked “when this cheer dies down”. It’s knowledge that BTS have time and time again have demonstrated to be well-versed in. The rap, the music, the dance, everything is just perfect! Since it is the 14th of February, (Valentine's Day) I decided to choose my top 10 BTS Love songs, make some BTS edits and share them with you! It’s a jubilant mood-maker and Halsey’s input never threatens to overshadow BTS, her voice instead complementing the vocal lines as if she’s an extension of the band. This light and breezy seeming song, which sees rapper Suga showing off his soft singing voice, is deceptively dark. You don’t stop comparing yourself to your peers just because you’re a big-name musician, according to Jin. “It’s OK if you don’t have a dream,” Suga said in the band’s New Year’s messages in 2018. The fight for you, we’ll shine.” —BTS, “Louder Than Bombs” “If you think you’re going to crash, step on the pedal harder.” —BTS, “Never Mind” “Sometimes I miss the time when we used to look at each other’s face and talk.”. Through hip-hop? If that’s the case, BTS suggest “rather than worrying – go”. It’s only fitting that Bangtan’s dance leader J-hope should compare falling in love with pulling some shapes. I present to you the best 5 songs of BTS … Lost love crops up a lot in Bangtan’s back catalogue and it makes its presence known here, the band clinging onto a relationship that’s on its last legs. Here the group’s ray of sunshine, J-Hope, putts a typically positive spin on the idea of the ego, which usually has negative connotations. INTRO: 2 Cool 4 Skool (feat. That his voice swoops and soars with a velvety grace makes it all the greater. This heavy hip-hop banger, perforated by a shrill, insistent melody, is something of an origin story for BTS, as they share some of their pre-debut journey and boast about their path filled with hard work. Lists about the colorful, impossibly catchy musical epidemic that has swept East Asia—and the rest of the world— in the 21st Century. On ‘Ma City’, the seven members share their memories of their hometowns, fondly remembering the places they were raised. This is one of BTS’ most emotionally defiant songs. Welcome to WatchMojo.com and today we’ll be taking a look at our picks for the Top 10 BTS Songs. “Goodbye to this place that we grew attached to,” they sing. One of BTS’ most powerful tracks, ‘Baepsae’ takes on the old Korean idiom that if a crow-tit tries to follow a stork, it will split its legs. There’s nothing fake about the love BTS fans showed this 2018 track and its accompanying video — it became the band’s first (and thus far only) track to crack the top 10 in … It is a Herculean task to choose the best. Do you think it makes sense / That our love would change so easily like this,” the members sigh on the closing track to 2014 debut album ‘Dark&Wild’. Soft falsettos soaring as the band close out their first ‘O!RUL8,2?’ album with an ode to a romance that just out of reach. ‘Mic Drop’ is their two fingers up at those who try to bring them down. Fire is such an amazing song! “You’re my boy.” Beautiful. After they describe their perfect days, it comes to an end with a simple, whispered wish: “Can you please stay with me?”. “You’re beautiful enough / Don’t worry, don’t worry,” Suga sings. As the rapper gets more successful, so his shadow grows “as dark as the light’s intense”. “If I let go of your hand, you’ll fly away and break / I’m scared” sighs Jungkook. “It’s been a while since such things like pretensions went home,” hollers Suga before his bandmates prove there’s definitely no posturing present here, chanting “fun, fun” like a revving engine. “Grammys are right in front of our noses.” Where is the lie? BTS' V's Birthday: His top solo songs you need to add to your playlist republicworld.com - Ruchi Chandrawanshi. It’s an urgent, needling slice of hip-hop whose relevance spans far beyond Korea’s borders. A tender piano ballad, ‘Jamais Vu’ isn’t the most dynamic BTS song, but it’s still stirring and elegant. “Just tighten me quick / So I won’t feel the pain anymore.”. Jungkook shines on this glistening R&B song that charts his journey from 13-year-old trainee to the globally recognised star of today, reflecting on the sacrifices he’s had to make to live this life. Another standout track from The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Pt. The Korean group have packed in a lot of work since they debuted in 2013, experimenting a whole heap along the way. Here, they might have met the love of their lives, but they’re painfully aware things aren’t always going to be sunshine and rainbows – especially if they hide their true selves. Whether you're looking for BTS ballads or BTS hits, this list of the best BTS songs includes ""Blood, Sweat & Tears" and "Dope." 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