[Reporter Se-yeon Park, Daily Economy Star Today]
The group BTS has created a worldwide craze with their new song ‘Dynamite’ and is receiving favorable reviews from famous overseas media.
On the 21st, BTS released their digital single ‘Dynamite’ at the same time around the world. With the desire to energize everyone in difficult times with Covid-19, a bright and cheerful disco pop genre song was born that makes you feel better just by listening. It is a ‘healing song’ unique to BTS, with an addictive refreshing melody and pleasant lyrics.
Immediately after the release of the new song, a number of overseas media such as the US and the UK intensively reported on ‘Dynamite’, realizing the status of BTS as the global artist.
Rolling Stone, an American popular culture magazine, and Forbes, an economic magazine, praised and praised that’Dynamite’ will become a ‘Song of Summer’. Rolling Stone explained, “The global superstar BTS has returned with a bright and cheerful song that will become the ‘Summer’s representative song'”.
In particular, UK music magazine NME and US digital media company Buzzfeed paid attention to the positive energy and message of hope that ‘Dynamite’ spreads amid a difficult situation around the world due to Covid-19.
NME said, “BTS gave us a summer song that would overcome the gloomy 2020 year,” and “it proved that music can be a haven for people for a while.” BuzzFeed analyzed, “‘Dynamite’ is a song that will be a bit of comfort and hope to those who feel unprecedented isolation and uncertainty due to Covid-19.”
Foreign media also focused on the music video of ‘Dynamite’, which makes use of the song’s cheerful atmosphere, showing the cheerful daily life of BTS, and offering a variety of attractions.
The Wall Street Journal, an economic newspaper in the United States, focused on the record set by the music video, saying, “K-Pop sensation BTS broke the record for the most viewed YouTube music video in 24 hours. This strengthens its global influence, and they continue to make a big difference in the global music market.”
In addition, MTV, a media specializing in American music, said, “The song itself is a blockbuster,” with a favorable response for the refreshing visuals of the ‘Dynamite’ music video. This song was said to be a great success,” and CNN of the United States also evaluated it as “obviously the hit song of the world’s best K-pop group”.
With this new song, BTS ranked first on the iTunes’Top Song’ chart in 104 countries and regions around the world, and the first Korean singer Spotify ‘Global Top 50’, and continues its explosive popularity. Time) The ‘Dynamite’ stage will be unveiled for the first time at ‘2020 MTV Video Music Awards’.
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