The group BTS was named as one of the world’s most profitable celebrities in 2020.
According to Forbes’ report released on the 7th (local time), BTS (BTS, members RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V, and Jungkook) ranked 47th.
BTS earned 50 million U.S. dollars as of 2020.
“The K-pop super group BTS earned 170 million U.S. dollars (about 204.7 billion won) in 2019,” Forbes said. “This is more profitable than any other U.S. band except Metallica,” he said. “Even though the summer tour across the U.S. was canceled due to the new coronavirus infection (Corona 19), we made this profit.”
Forbes’ top celebrity in the world in 2020 is Kylie Jenner with $590 million (about 710.3 billion won) and Kanye West with $170 million (about 204.7 billion won) in revenue.