BTS just dropped the teaser for their highly-anticipated new single, 'Butter'.
The 20-second audio clip filled with a groovy synthbass reminiscent of Queen's 'Another One Bites The Dust,' and Jungkook singing "Get it, let it roll!" featured a black and white video of the band decked out in power suits.
"Are you ready hey are you ready for this..."— Queen (@QueenWillRock) May 18, 2021
Another One Bites The Dust x #BTS_Butter #Queen #anotheronebitesthedust @BTS_twt#ButterVideoTeaser #BTS https://t.co/gxQqLSJDY3 pic.twitter.com/2KaaSgo8gu
The upcoming track is the GRAMMY-nominated group's second all-English song, following the success of their 2020 smash hit, 'Dynamite.'
#BTS #방탄소년단 <Butter> Official Teaser— BIGHIT MUSIC (@BIGHIT_MUSIC) May 18, 2021
The dance-pop bop was co-written by BTS leader RM alongside Jenna Andrews, Rob Grimaldi, Stephen Kirk, Alex Bilowitz, Sebastian Garcia, and Ron Perry. RM, a full member of the Korea Music Copyright Association (KOMCA), has participated in writing and composing songs for every BTS album since their debut in 2013.
ARMY (fans of BTS) have organised primers and guides for fellow fans to help reach their goals for this BTS comeback.
[ARMY COMEBACK KIT]— BTS on Billboard ⁷ (@BTS_Billboard) May 14, 2021
Our #ARMY_COMEBACK_KIT is back to give you information on how to reach our goals for #BTS_Butter
Teamwork makes the dream work 🤜🤛
🧈 How to help "Butter" on charts?
BUY, STREAM AND REQUEST IT ON RADIO pic.twitter.com/9VpMD3XAfD
Fans are looking to set more records and break the streaming and viewing numbers they've previously set for 'Dynamite,' including "most simultaneous viewers for a music video on YouTube Premieres," and being the fastest music video by a Korean group on YouTube to break 1 million views.
Since its release, the 'Butter' music video teaser has amassed over 1 million likes in under 45 minutes, joining their teasers for 'Life Goes On' and 'Dynamite' as the fastest music video teasers on YouTube to get a million likes.
'Butter' will be out on digital platforms on 21 May, 2 PM KST/JST (1 PM PHT/SGT). Limited edition vinyl and cassette copies are also available via Weverse Shop.
Get the first taste of 'Butter' here: