Big Hit Entertainment has officially announced the release of a new BTS album in April which will be released before its upcoming worldwide Love Yourself:Speak Yourself tour. In an official press release, Big Hit shares that the group’s latest full-length album will be titled Map of the Soul: Persona.
Coming eight months after the previously released Love Yourself: Answer album, the project will be the last part of the series, marking the beginning of a new chapter for the group. Love Yourself: Tear which released last May and Love Yourself: Answer debuted No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart, highlighting the group’s evergrowing global presence.
Map of the Soul: Persona is slated to drop on April 12. BTS’ Love Yourself: Speak Yourself tour will span eight stadium throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia. Billboard reports that the Europe and U.S. tour dates are currently sold out.
Pre-orders for BTS’ Map of the Soul: Persona will begin on March 13. Stay tuned here as more news emerges.