BTS Tour Sold Out; K-Pop Giants Prep For Major North American Run

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South Korea’s BTS performs at the American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles Nov. 19.
Veteran Korean boy band BTS, the first K-pop act to top the U.S. album charts, has announced that its 10-city tour of the U.S. and Europe is already sold out. According to the Korea Herald, all 180,000 tickets for North America and 100,000 tickets for Europe have been scooped up. 
The tour will include 21 concerts, 14 in North America and seven in Europe. Among the destinations are Los Angeles, Oakland, Fort Worth, Newark, Chicago, Hamilton (Ontario), London, Amsterdam, Berlin and Paris.
BTS will launch the tour with a concert at the Seoul Olympic Stadium in South Korea. The North American leg kicks off with four Staples Center shows in September.