“Awake” By BTS’ Jin Surpasses 60 Million Streams On Spotify

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The eloquent ballad by Kim Seok Jin has once again proven to stand the test of time by transcending the 60 million mark on Spotify.

Released in October of 2016 as a part of BTS’ Wings album, “Awake” is a stirring ballad that effectively opens the floodgates of artistic emotions.

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“Awake” is one of the most heartwarming tracks in Jin’s repertoire of solo music. Frequently making references towards the sky and metaphorical wings, it is evident that there is a pattern of ethereal personifications and symbolism in most of his solo songs. In the lyrics, the crooner serenades fans with inspirational words that address both human insecurities and the determination to never give up on your dreams.

Just recently, the song has marked yet another milestone by surpassing 60 million streams on the music streaming platform, Spotify. The colossal number showcases just how loved and popular “Awake” is, despite the passage of time. Congrats, Jin and ARMY!


In other Bangtan news, fans are counting down the days until the release of the group’s ninth album, titled BE. The highly-anticipated album is slated to be launched on November 20, 2020, under Big Hit Entertainment and Columbia Records. Its short yet impactful title had ARMY speculating and creating one theory after the other. Which ones will come true? Only time will tell!

BTS on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Screen Capture From The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

When the septet spoke with Jimmy Fallon about their upcoming album, they shared that the songs it contained tackle a wide range of emotions. Judging from the way the boys have built an image of spreading positivity, we can guess that the new BTS era will encourage people to BE kind, BE happy, and BE themselves.

We predict a lot of raw emotions intertwined with catchy beats in the near future. BE ready!

Source: Spotify