BTS on gaining respect in US: ‘We definitely feel that’

NEW YORK (AP) — Loud and happy screams erupt in unison from the seven-member pop stars BTS when they hear they have notched their first number one hit on the all-genre Billboard Hot 100 chart.

“DREAM,” yelled band member RM. “It still doesn’t feel real,” added SUGA, speaking in Korean through a translator. “We’re really happy.”

Dynamite the group’s first all-English song, debuted at number one on the United States (US) music charts this week, making BTS the first Korean pop act to top the chart.

More details on Friday’s Borneo Bulletin