Coldplay X BTS – My Universe’s official video, taken from the album Music Of The Spheres has premiered today. On September 30 at midnight KST, the two artists announced that the official music video for their joint single would drop in just a few hours.
BTS and Coldplay also released a cool sci-fi-inspired teaser with cinematic vibes for the music video, which will be directed by Dave Meyers.
The new collaboration has been co-written by BTS and Coldplay. It has been produced by iconic pop producer Max Martin, came with a lyric video, a Supernova 7 mix and an acoustic version.
The video showed a number of behind the scenes moments of BTS set to a very celestial tune, before a write up appears on the screen, “Once upon a time, many years from now… Music is forbidden across the spheres. On three different planets, three different bands defy the ban. DJ Kafrique on the ralien radio ship, unites them via Holoband. All the while they are hunted by the silencers.” The bands in question are BTS, Coldplay and Supernova7.
Meanwhile, it was recently announced that the popular South Korean band BTS will be returning to the stage for the first time in two years. The septet will hold their first in-person concert in two years in Los Angeles.
The band and Big Hit Music announced on September 28 that they will be holding the BTS Permission to Dance on Stage-LA on November 27 and 28, and December 1 and 2 at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California. For the unversed, SoFi Stadium is home to the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers. The venue is already booked to host the Super Bowl LVI in February 2022 and WrestleMania in April 2023. It will also host the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2028 Summer Olympics.
The band also recently shared a mini-documentary Inside My Universe, where Coldplay frontman Chris Martin shared how the song is about the power of love transcending all things, borders and rules and gender.