BTS’ “Love Yourself: Answer” re-entered this week’s Billboard 200 Chart at No. 185. “The album “Love Yourself: Answer” is all about “Loving oneself is where true love begins” A celebration with the ARMY. First unveiled in March of 2016, the BTS LOVE YOURSELF series creates a narrative by linking the key songs in each album into a single theme, imparting the message that “loving yourself is true love”. Like a well-written novel having introduction, development, twists, and conclusion it shared a compelling story for two and a half years. ‘ANSWER’ is the final piece of the puzzle.” Big Hit. Though it’s a repackaged album, LOVE YOURSELF 結 ‘ANSWER’ still includes seven brand-new tracks.
Songs featured in the album include ; Euphoria sang by Jungkook, Trivia 起 : Just Dance sang by J-Hope, Serendipity (Full Length Edition) sang by Jimin, DNA, Dimple sang by Jimin, Jin, Jungkook and V, Trivia 承 : Love sang by RM, Her sang by Suga, J-Hope and RM, Singularity sang by V, FAKE LOVE, The Truth Untold (Feat. Steve Aoki) sang by Jimin, V, Jungkook and Jin, Trivia 轉 : Seesaw sang by Suga, Tear sang by RM, Suga and J-Hope, Epiphany sang by Jin, I’m Fine, IDOL and Answer: Love Myself
LOVE YOURSELF 結 ‘Answer’ was released on August 24, 2018. During the period of July 18 to 24, the first six days of the pre-order period for Love Yourself: Answer, iriver Inc reported that the album had sold more than 1.51 million copies, surpassing its predecessor Love Yourself: Tear as the most pre-ordered album in South Korea.
Trivia 起 : Just Dance
Love Yourself: Answer subsequently debuted at number one on the Gaon Album Chart, selling 1,933,450 copies during the last eight days of the month of August.
Serendipity (Full Length Edition)
The Love Yourself: Answer album broke the record for the most monthly sales in the history of the Gaon Chart since its inception in 2010. The record was also previously held by BTS’ own Love Yourself: Tear.
In October 2018, Love Yourself: Answer earned the “Double Million Seller” certification from the Korea Music Content Association, for selling over 2 million copies.
BTS are the first music act to earn the “Double Million Seller” certification since the Gaon Chart began music certifications earlier that year.
Trivia 承 : Love
Love Yourself: Answer debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200, becoming BTS’ second number-one album—their second of 2018—and their highest sales week in the country to date.
Love Yourself: Answer earned 185,000 album-equivalent units, including 141,000 in pure album sales. It also became the first Korean album to ever receive an RIAA album certification.
“Idol” became BTS’ first-ever song, as well as the first-ever Korean-language song, to reach the top 40 of the UK’s Official Singles chart, ranking at number 21
Love Yourself: Answer also became BTS’ third top-20 album in the United Kingdom, hitting number fourteen on the Official Albums chart.
The Truth Untold (Feat. Steve Aoki)
Love Yourself: Answer album later achieved a Silver Certification in the UK, becoming their first album to so.
Trivia 轉 : Seesaw
Tower Records Japan reported the album was the third most imported album in Japan for 2018, only behind Twice’s album What Is Love and BTS’ Love Yourself: Tear.
Answer: Love Myself