Held April 17, the eight-hour event featured three performances from BTS's career that were broadcast back-to-back on the group's YouTube channel. After the event, it was revealed that over 2.7 million viewers had simultaneously watched Bang Bang Con from all over the world, a true testament to the group's fan base and BTS's global appeal.
Then, on April 19, it was revealed that BTS had teamed up with fast-food chain McDonald's to release the BTS Meal. The meal, which will be available stateside May 26, will feature 10 McNuggets, a regular fries, and a regular Coke, plus sweet chili and cajun sauces inspired by South Korean McDonald's recipes, according to a press release. The announcement stirred up a variety of reactions from fans online that are truly hilarious.
And last, but certainly not least, member V teased a solo single captioned "sleep" on social media April 20. With V's sweet, lilting vocals set to soft orchestral accompaniment, the song is truly the lullaby you never knew you needed until now. Everyone say thank you, Kim Taehyung!