BTS new single Butter to be released on 21st May 2021

At 12AM KST on 27th May 2021, BTS dropped a 15-second trailer teasing the release of their upcoming single, Butter. According to the official announcement on Weverse, the track will “melt its way into the hearts of all ARMY”.

BTS new single Butter
Image credit: Weverse

The new BTS single, Butter, will be released on 21st May, 1PM KST. Watch the trailer here.

New BTS single Butter may be in English

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Image adapted from: Jeff Benjamin

Shortly after the release of the teaser, K-pop columnist Jeff Benjamin tweeted, “According to a press release, #Butter is ‘a dance-pop track’ and will be in English”.

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Image adapted from: Eleanor Bate 

This tidbit was corroborated in a series of tweets by Eleanor Bate, a Buzzfeed journalist who’s also an ARMY.


New BTS album coming this June

In more exciting news, Korean media outlets, including Newsen, have reported that BTS will be releasing an album in June. The album will include the aforementioned single, Butter.

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Image credit: Naver

Korean news outlet Newsen stated that “BTS is expected to release a new album containing a variety of new songs, including ‘Butter’, in June after releasing ‘Butter’ as a digital single”.

Pre-save the new BTS single Butter on Spotify & Apple Music

While we wait for more news on the upcoming BTS single, remember to pre-save the track on Spotify and Apple Music so that you can listen to it the moment it drops. You can pre-save the song here.

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