As part of Riyadh Season, K-pop icons BTS (commonly known as the Bangtan Boys) have just revealed their debut performance in the Kingdom will be taking place Friday 11 October at King Fahd International Stadium.
The concert will be part of the boy band sensation’s BTS world tour entitled Love Yourself: Speak Yourself which has accumulated over $50 million in the month of May alone.
A major milestone was reached when the seven-member band presented at the 61st Grammy Awards, being the very first Korean band to do so. Moreover, the band has been awarded three number one albums on the Billboard 200 chart and it has been mentioned on TIME 100's most influential people of this year list.
BTS. Courtesy of the General Entertainment Authority
With a fandom known as 'Army', the much-admired band has already captured the hearts of many around the world with their Love Myself campaign, for which they joined hands with UNICEF to help youth suffering from violence.
The BTS show will take place 11 October at 7.30pm at King Fahd International Stadium, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Ticket information is yet to be announced. Watch this space.