BTS rocks the K-pop world by swapping Sony for UMG

“I Want U” is what K-pop band BTS is singing to Common Music Group.

The vastly common boy band has signed a distribution cope with the agency, leaving Columbia Data, which is owned by Sony Music.

Common Music Group, which is the largest music firm on the planet, went public on Amsterdam’s Euronext trade on September 21. Its holdings embrace the Beatles and Bob Dylan’s again catalogue, and Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody.” Columbia, in the meantime, boasts Beyoncé, Harry Kinds, and Tony Bennett. No monetary particulars about the deal have been launched.


Final November, BTS grew to become the first K-pop band nominated for a Grammy Award, and the band was added to the Guinness World Data Corridor of Fame final month. Amongst the group’s world information are most-viewed YouTube video in 24 hours by a K-pop group, quickest time to achieve a million followers on TikTok, and most tickets bought for a live-streamed live performance.