After much speculation, the popular British band Coldplay and South Korean music sensation BTS are collaborating for the first time. The news has been confirmed on Monday by the BTS official Twitter account.
The famous bands have confirmed they are joining hands for a single titled My Universe. The collaboration track is slated to be released on September 24. Both the groups made the announcement on social media.
“#MyUniverse // Coldplay X BTS // September 24th //” wrote Coldplay on Instagram alongside the cover art of the song. Big Hit, the label behind BTS, also shared the news on their official Twitter handle. “#Coldplay X BTS – My Universe,” the tweet read.
The South Korean septet - comprising RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, and Jungkook — recently sat down with Coldplay front man Chris Martin for a special episode of YouTube Originals’ weekly music series Released ahead of the premiere of BTS ‘Permission to Dance’ MV (Shorts Challenge version).