BTS will be taking another virtual trip to Hollywood! The pride song of BTS Jimin and V, “Friends” has reported to feature as an original soundtrack for Marvel’s “The Eternals” OST. Still, is it really true, though? Check out these 5 CRUCIAL facts!
BTS V and Jimin “Friends” Song Reported to Feature as Marvel’s “The Eternals” Original Soundtrack (OST)
On October 17, various online sources reported that BTS V and Jimin song, “Friends”, will feature as an original soundtrack (OST) for Marvel’s upcoming movie, “The Eternals”.
"A total of 10 songs included in the music track list of Marvel's new movie The Eternals have been released, and BTS' Friends is included."— BTSChartDaily⁷ (@BTSChartDailyx) October 17, 2021
Meanwhile, 'The Eternals' is scheduled to be released in North America on November 5 and in Korea on November 4https://t.co/JxCn41ANbm
According to the sources, BTS V and Jimin song, “Friends” has been listed along with other 10 hit songs from prominent singers, including “Time” by Pink Floyd and “P1” by Groove.
So, what is so SPECIAL about the song “Friends” from BTS V and Jimin that they chose this song to feature in Marvel’s “The Eternals”? Check out these 5 CRUCIAL facts!
5 CRUCIAL Facts on “Friends” Song by BTS V and Jimin
1. Released in 2020 for MAP OF THE SOUL: 7
The first crucial fact about BTS V and Jimin “Friends” is that this song was released on February 21, 2020, in one of BTS’s most prominent projects, MAP OF THE SOUL: 7. “Friends” appeared as the fifteenth track in the MAP OF THE SOUL: 7 album, which you can enjoy via streaming, digital download, or buying the physical album.
2. Written and Produced by BTS Park Jimin
Secondly, what makes “Friends” really special for BTS and ARMY is that Park Jimin actually wrote and produced the song himself.
Indeed, some big names like Pdogg, Adora, and Supreme Boi assisted Jimin in writing and producing “Friends”. However, it was Jimin who came up with the whole original concept and idea of “Friends”.
3. “Friends” was a Song That was The Most INCOMPLETE
Thirdly, BTS Jimin once explained how his song “Friends” was apparently a song that was the most incomplete among his other works.
When BTS Jimin was talking on a VLIVE stream on March 26, 2020, he explained about the birth of his masterpiece, “Friends”. He said that he was making several songs and took three of them to Bang Shin Hyuk PD for advice.
Surprisingly, Bang PD chose the third song, which was the most incomplete back then. After that, Bang Shin Hyuk PD worked together on the song with Jimin, turning something that was “incomplete” into an artwork.
4. Park Jimin Initially NOT Sure about Adding “Friends” into BTS Album
After they finished developing the song, Bang Shin Hyuk PD then asked Jimin about adding the piece to BTS new album. However, BTS Jimin hesitated. He didn’t think that his song would be worthy enough to be included in their album at the time.
However, today the song has surpassed over 125 million streams on Spotify.
5. A Tribute to BTS Jimin and V Friendship
Finally, the final decision between Jimin and his advising producers was to perform the song as a duet with BTS “V” Kim Taehyung. Aside from the fact that BTS V’s lower tone deep and sultry voice is the perfect complement to Jimin’s higher pitch angelic voice, this song became a special tribute to their friendship.
Born in the same year, BTS Jimin and V developed a bond and friendship that differs from their bonds to other BTS members. That is why they wanted to show this special bond between Jimin and V using “Friends” music video.
At last, the news that BTS V and Jimin “Friends” will feature as Marvel’s “The Eternals” OST original soundtrack has made us all excited. We can already imagine how BTS Jimin and V voices will be the perfect background music of Marvel’s “The Eternals” incredible scenes and battles.
Therefore, stay with us at Kpoppost for further updates and confirmation from BTS and Bighit regarding this report, and meanwhile, here’s the full trailer of Marvel’s “The Eternals”, which will premiere on November 5.
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