The BTS boys, aka RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V, and Jungkook, have recently hit 20 million followers on Twitter, which is a seriously huge deal. Though BTS are no strangers to smashing a few records and they continue their streak by becoming the first Korean Twitter account to pass 20 million followers.
K-pop group hit 20 million followers on Saturday, May 25. BTS shared a tweet from the official BTS Twitter upon reaching this milestone and according to a fan’s translation, it said, “I remember 6 years ago the 2000 followers,” showing how much the group has grown in such a short period of time.
Later RM took over the Twitter to personally thank the “20 million lights” following BTS on Twitter.
RM, ( formerly known as Rap Monster), whose real name is Kim Nam-Joon, is the 23-year-old leader and the main rapper fronting the seven-member group.
According to fan’s translation, RM wrote “20 Million lights, 20 million galaxies. Thank you so much, I love you and I miss you. I love you”.
Though BTS now has reached over 20 million followers on Twitter. This music sensation has far more followers combined across social networks.
BTS’ Facebook page has 8.6 million likes and the Instagram account has just over 18 million followers, making their total follower count across social media networks close to 50 million.
BTS has just finished their US tour, which has been a huge success. They also appeared on several TV shows while being in the US and the BTS-fans are always crazy to follow their music sensation where ever they are.