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BTS is maintaining on the Billboard main album chart with two albums for a long period.
According to the latest chart released by Billboard on Sunday (local time), ‘LOVE YOURSELF Answer’, which was released by BTS in August 2018, ranked 137th on Billboard 200. The ranking moved up from 195th, and is still on the chart for a year and four months since its release. It first entered the 1st place, and continues to be listed on the chart for 31 consecutive weeks.
In addition, ‘LOVE YOURSELF Answer’ ranked No. 1 on the ‘World Album’ and No. 13 on the ‘Independent Album.’ It also topped the "Social 50" for 131 weeks in a row, and broke its own record of being 161st No.1.
Furthermore, ‘MAP OF THE SOUL: PERSONA’ ranked 2nd on the ‘World Album’, 18th on the ‘Independence Album’ and 23rd on ‘Top Current Album.’ It is still receiving attention, ranking 176th on Billboard 200.
Meanwhile, BTS will release its fourth full-length album 'MAP OF THE SOUL: 7' on Februry 21. The pre-released song(1st Single) and art film will be out on January 17.
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