BTS is now officially four years old!
The group made their debut on June 13 of 2013 with their title track No More Dream off their first single album 2 Cool 4 Skool, and have since gone on to release two full albums and four mini albums in Korea, as well as repackaged versions and singles, in addition to releases in Japan.
Although they started as underdogs at the relatively small agency Big Hit Entertainment, BTS has achieved huge domestic and international success, particularly in the past year. Their most recent release You Never Walk Alone and its title track Spring Day achieved record-breaking results on international charts such as Billboard and iTunes, and the group recently became the first K-pop group to receive an award at the Billboard Music Awards.
In the lead-up to their anniversary throughout the first half of June, BTS has been gifting fans with plenty of new content as part of their celebrations entitled 2017 BTS Festa. Highlights from this years celebrations include a new cover of We Dont Talk Anymore by Jungkook and Jimin, dance practice videos for Not Today” and another for I Like It Part 2, a beautiful ballad by Rap Monster and V entitled 4 OClock, and much more.
On the evening of June 12, their shared their latest offering for fans: this years Kkul FM anniversary radio show! Watch the video with English subtitles below.
Shortly after midnight KST on June 13, Rap Monster tweeted a set of photos of himself from their first year after debut, followed by a couple recent selfies. A photo of Rap Monster and Suga from their first shoot together in April of 2013 was also shared on the groups Twitter.
2013.. ✨ pic.twitter.com/UEaUVdilfN
2017.. ? pic.twitter.com/0YoMc2nYjo
2013년 4월 첫 사진 촬영 pic.twitter.com/ewcVcKvuRE
Meanwhile, fans have taken to Twitter to show their love for BTS while looking back at the groups years together!
happy 4 years @BTS_twt ? and many more to come #방탄소년단4주년축하해 #방탄4주년보라해 #4YearsWithBTS pic.twitter.com/94mjWh0qR2
[FA] Lets fly even higher together? #방탄소년단_4주년_4랑해 #HappyBTSBirthday #4YEARSWITHBTS #BTS4thAnniversary pic.twitter.com/gCnRtCiOCH
??벙글이노츄? (@jinblossoms) June 12, 2017
? Throwback BTS 100 days#4YearsWithBTS #2017BTSFESTA pic.twitter.com/3mHSLDLJjg
TEAM SUGA CHILE (@TeamSugaChile) June 12, 2017
From No More Dream to You Never Walk Alone ?#2017BTSFESTA #4yearswithBTS pic.twitter.com/ovBlqN3gBR
taehyung pics ⚡️ (@taehyungpic) June 12, 2017
13.06.13 ~ ∞ #4YEARSWITHBTS @cheons_a @runnxgun @jaunini pic.twitter.com/lQrc7syYjl
no @AX E16 (@bimseom) June 12, 2017
[ #BTS ☆ FA ] Happy 4th Anniversary BTS #4yearswithBTS Lets be together for many more! ?? #2017BTSFESTA #HappyBTSBirthday @BTS_twt pic.twitter.com/ESNIPU8cK5
kharys (@pikappachu) June 12, 2017
4 years! Were always here for you, @BTS_twt. Always, all ways. pic.twitter.com/ssjT1iW4Li
jungkook pics (@kookpics) June 12, 2017
Congratulations on your 4th anniversary. Theres nothing more precious for ARMY other than your happiness.#4YearsWithBTS #BTS4thAnniversary pic.twitter.com/oqZ3rCcivT
Jungkook Updates (@jeonggukupdates) June 12, 2017
@BTS_twt 데뷔 4주년 축하해요??? #방탄소년단_4주년_4랑해 #HappyBTSbirthday pic.twitter.com/5yFwi3yygR
HopeSmiling? (@HopeSmiling0218) June 12, 2017
4 years with 7 beautiful souls full of smiles and tears and I never regret spending those moment together #HappyBTSBirthday #4YearswithBTS pic.twitter.com/zl8UAd5Afe
ㅤ (@namjoondarling) June 12, 2017
Thank you for all that you do! Heres to many more years together! ?#방탄소년단_4주년_4랑해 #HappyBTSBirthday #4YearsWithBTS pic.twitter.com/msvpBnSeiL
José ?️?? (@TheJose8A) June 12, 2017
BTS 1ST BIRTHDAY ? FESTA 2014
BTS 2ND BIRTHDAY ? FESTA 2015
BTS 3RD BIRTHDAY ? FESTA 2016
BTS 4TH BIRTHDAY ?#BTSFESTA2017#4YEARSWITHBTS ? pic.twitter.com/iKHyYSdzQq
제이케이 온 TOP? (@JE0NBUNNY) June 12, 2017
BTS will be celebrating their anniversary with their fans on June 13 at their Home Party event, which will be broadcast live on Navers V Live at 8 p.m. KST.
Happy fourth anniversary, BTS! We cant wait to see what you have in store for us in the future.