BTS Makes History By Becoming 1st Korean Artist To Sell Out Legendary Wembley Stadium
Yesterday, it was revealed that the initial batch of tour dates for BTS’s upcoming stadium tour, “Love Yourself: Speak Yourself,” completely sold out soon after tickets became available on March 1 local time.
In an announcement today, it was revealed that BTS sold out the enormous Wembley Stadium in London — which serves a capacity of 90,000 — in just 90 minutes.
BTS now joins the ranks of major artists and bands that have sold out the stadium, including Queen, Michael Jackson, Muse, Madonna, Beyonce, One Direction, Eminem, Spice Girls, Oasis, Take That, Ed Sheeran, and more. They are the first Korean artists to achieve this feat.
BTS will coming around to Wembley Stadium on June 1. Their “Love Yourself: Speak Yourself” tour begins in Los Angeles on May 5. They will be performing sold-out shows at the Rose Bowl Stadium in Los Angeles, Metlife Stadium in New Jersey, Soldier Field in Chicago, and Stade de France in Paris. Their tour so far also includes concerts in Brazil and Japan, where tickets have yet to go on sale.
Congratulations to BTS!