The 2018 U.S. tour by Korean pop group BTS features the BTS Studio Presented by LG, an experience zone where fans can enjoy their music using LG audio technology, as well as experience products such as the LG G7 smartphone, LG OLED TV, LG CordZero vacuum, LG Pocket Photo Snap, LG Styler and LG PuriCare air purifier.
Using the photo and video booths, fans can take and print images with the group and become part of an LG G7 X BTS commercial. In addition, the BTS Studio has exclusive content, such as images of BTS filming the LG G7 smartphone commercial, videos taken by members of the K-pop sensations with the LG G7 smartphone and costumes worn by members while filming the G7 ad.
Fans can also use the limited-edition LG Q7 BTS smartphone, which has the BTS logo on the back, handwritten emojis created by BTS, exclusive voice recordings from each BTS member and a BTS Gallery featuring previously unreleased photos. Fans who experience the BTS Studio are encouraged to post and share photos on social media using the hashtag #BTSSTUDIOBYLG.
As previously reported, BTS has joined an elite group of artists who have had two albums debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart within a year. BTS accomplished this feat with Love Yourself: Answer (released on Aug. 24) and Love Yourself: Tear, which was released on May 18. BTS has also become the first Korean artist to have two albums debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart.
BTS launched the Love Yourself World tour with two dates (Aug. 25-26) in the group's hometown of Seoul. The U.S. leg of the tour began in Los Angeles on Sept. 5 and ends Oct. 6 in New York City. BTS then heads to Europe for concerts that start on Oct. 9 in London and conclude Oct. 20 in Paris. Then it's on to Japan for dates that begin Nov. 13 in Tokyo and end in Fukuoka on Feb. 19, 2019.