Ed Sheeran is back with another song for BTS.
[UPDATE 1 JULY 2021] BTS have confirmed that their upcoming track 'Permission To Dance,' features Ed Sheeran, Snow Patrol's Johnny McDaid, Steve Mac, Steve Kirk and Jenna Andrews on the song credits.
#BTS #방탄소년단 #BTS_Butter Tracklist#PermissiontoDance pic.twitter.com/16fWbwAi7T— BIGHIT MUSIC (@BIGHIT_MUSIC) July 1, 2021
In an interview with Most Requested Live, the English singer-songwriter revealed that he just wrote a song for BTS' "new record." "They're super cool guys as well," Sheeran added.
Watch the full interview on IGTV 🎥 https://t.co/d94OKk0Piv— Most Requested Live (@MostRequestLive) June 27, 2021
Korean media outlet Newsen also reported that a BigHit Music source confirmed that "Ed Sheeran is participating in a new song."
In an Instagram Story, Sheeran shared that his favourite BTS song is "their new song, 'Permission To Dance'."
Ed Sheeran via Instagram Story— BTS Charts & Translations⁷ (@charts_k) June 28, 2021
“I’d say my favorite BTS song is their new song, Permission to Dance.”@edsheeran @BTS_twt pic.twitter.com/g9rBGIJIhY
The 'Bad Habits' singer previously worked on 'Make It Right' which was featured on BTS' 2019 EP, Map of the Soul: Persona.
BTS are set to drop a new song on 9 July with the CD single release of their record-breaking hit, 'Butter'.
Meanwhile, Ed Sheeran is currently working on his forthcoming fifth studio album.