Happy BTS ARMY DAY, dear fellow ARMYs! BTS ARMY Forever!
As of July 9 2020, the BTS fans from around the world are celebrating the 7-year journey of ARMYs with BTS. They share fun, happiness, joy, love, and positivity in this important day of ARMY as well as BTS.
When is BTS ARMY DAY?
July 9, 2013, was a big day for the ARMYs. On that special day, BTS announced the name of their fandom after voting. The selected fandom name of BTS is ARMY, which is stands for “Adorable Representatives and MCs for Youth”.
드디어!! 저희 팬클럽 명이 정해졌네요!!! A.R.M.Y— 방탄소년단 (@BTS_twt) July 9, 2013
많은 후보들 중에 저희의 찬성표를 많이받은A.R.M.Y!! 아르미여러분들 아름아름 하네요~ 아이좋아 엇능가서확인해보세요!! @-@
Since then, the BTS ARMY around the world celebrates the birthday of BTS ARMY, or its called #ARMYday on July 9 every year.
Don’t Get Confused With October 1st
Meanwhile, October 1 is not BTS ARMY DAY. But it is the Armed Forces Day of South Korea. Big Hits commemorates this day by giving a surprise event to BTS ARMY.
This year is the 7th year of BTS ARMY DAY. To usher the BTS ARMY DAY, the ARMYs have set some schedules.
- On the 7th, BTS ARMYs change their home screen (wallpaper) to gradient purple and post it on Weverse.
- On July 8, the BTS ARMYs sketch the ARMY LOGO on their arms and post it on Weverse and Twitter with a hashtag #BTSARMYFOREVER and #ARMYDAY
What to Do During the BTS ARMY DAY?
July 9 is the big day! BTS ARMY DAY is not only a celebration of the ARMY birthday, but it is also a day to spread positivity, unity, and love. Some of ARMYs share personal stories and even selcas (self cameras).
This year is the 7th BTS ARMY DAY. The BTS ARMY will release a song called “7 Reasons.” If you are a newbie in BTS ARMY DAY, here are the things that BTS ARMY do to celebrate on BTS ARMY DAY:
Share Personal Stories
Share their stories on how they became ARMY with a hashtag #IMPACT_OF_BANGTAN
Listen to “7 Reasons”
“You’re the 7 Reasons why we stayed” ✨🎐— gracie ⁷ ⟭⟬ 2020 Global ARMY Song OUT Tomorrow (@dailyhoping) July 7, 2020
After months of blood sweat and tears, it is my greatest honor to present the 2020 Global ARMY Song!
‘7 Reasons’ Teaser
RELEASE: 07/09/20 12 AM KST
This is for all of us ARMY💜I Purple You Most#7ReasonIsComing#D1_2020GlobalARMYSong pic.twitter.com/uqf1NxgHdv
The full version is supposed to be released on July 9, at 12.00 am KST. But it has been announced that there will be a delay regarding technical issue.
I wanna be super transparent and tell you guys why we had to delay the release. There was some technical issues with the resolutions of the video. That’s why we had to redo parts of the video from scratch 😥We are trying our best I’m so sorry #2020GlobalARMYSong— gracie ⁷ ⟭⟬ #2020GlobalARMYSong (@dailyhoping) July 8, 2020
After the delay, here is the 7 Reasons we can enjoy to celebrat #ARMYDAY 2020! Thanks @dailyhoping for this #2020GlobalARMYSong!
ARMYs change their wallpaper, gadget screensavers, and all the things into “BTS-related” things. Some of them use their original drawings, some use someone else’s drawing, and some other use purple wallpaper.
The question is = army, what does BTS mean to you?— zhra Anggrni ptriy (@ZPtriy) July 6, 2020
///Me = That BTS means in my life like the seven anpanman or the seven angels that pulled me out of the sorrow I’d been through before I was in the army or before I knew my seven angels
The ARMY quiz will be held on July 10. This is a session of questions and answers among the ARMYs that will be using a hashtag #FUNWITHARMY.
Though it is scheduled to be on July 10, some ARMYs make an early start by making their own quizzes.
Purple Ocean in BTS Concerts
On July 11, the ARMYs will share photos of the purple ocean (the BTS light sticks) from BTS concerts with a hashtag #PURPLEOCEANDAY.
What is BTS ARMY Selca Day?
Selca means self camera or selfie. BTS ARMY Selca Day always held on the first Tuesday (KST) of the month. ARMY Selca Day is when the BTS ARMY around the world post their bias photo.
One of the aims of the BTS ARMY Selca day is all about creativity. The ARMYs share their photos and their bias photos by using a theme. It can be fun and funny, like copying the pose of their bias or put their photos close to their bias with a fun theme.
On ARMY Selca Day, it’s not only about showing how much they love their bias but also to show how much they love themselves and be confident. Let’s take a look at some of the #ARMYSELCADAY
Let us jump into the celebration of this year #ARMYday.
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