BTS kick off their Love Yourself: Speak Yourself world tour at Rose Bowl Stadium

Last night, the world biggest boy group BTS kicked off their highly-anticipated encore stadium tour LOVE YOURSELF: SPEAK YOURSELF with the first of two sold-out shows at the Rose Bowl in Los Angeles, California, playing to a crowd of 60,000 ARMYs.

 

In typical BTS fashion, the show consisted of high energy, slick and precise choreography and bursting with personality from the seven members. Filled with songs from their latest release Map of the Soul: Persona, which landed them their third Number One album on the Billboard 200 and their first in the UK Official Charts, their Love Yourself trilogy, and throwbacks to their Most Beautiful Moment in Life/Wings albums also the setlist caters to every inch of BTS’ musical diversity.

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During the concert, the group also debuted their exclusive Dior outfits created by designer Kim Jones. These outfits mark Jones’ first time collaborating with a pop group and can be seen below.

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Ahead of the tour BTS also announced pop up stores that will hold exclusive Speak Yourself merchandise. These stores will be at in Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, London and Paris.

Playing at the Rose Bowl stadium comes just after another historic week for BTS. The group took home two 2019 Billboard Music Awards on May 1 for Top Group, making them the first Korean act to ever do so, and winning Top Social Artist, extending their streak for the third year in a row.

 

Below you can check out the setlist for the LOVE YOURSELF: SPEAK YOURSELF tour and all additional information regarding the BTS pop up stores. Remember to follow the CelebMix account for any further updates on BTS!

Setlist:

Dionysus
Not Today
Outro: Wings
Trivia: Just Dance
Euphoria
Best of Me
Serendipity
Trivia: Love
Boy With Luv
Dope
Baepsae
Fire
IDOL
Singularity
FAKE LOVE (Rocking Vibe Mix)
Trivia: Seesaw
Epiphany
The Truth Untold
Outro: Tear
MIC Drop

Encore:
Anpanman
So What
Make It Right
Mikrokosmos

2019 BTS WORLD TOUR POP-UP STORES

April 30-May 6 / Los Angeles (659 S La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036)

May 7-May 13 / Chicago (114 S. State St, Chicago, IL 60603)

May 14-May 20 / New York City, Live Nation Merchandise (430 W. 15th St, New York, NY 10014)

May 28-June 3 / London (89 1/2 Worship street, London  EC2A 2BF)

June 4-June 10 / Paris (22 Rue de Lübeck, 75116 Paris)

Pop Up Store opening hours: 10am-8pm

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