“This period of rest will provide the members of BTS, who have tirelessly committed themselves to their activities, a chance to get re-inspired and recharge with creative energy,” the statement read. “It will also be the first time for them since their debut to spend the holiday season with their families.”
Despite announcing the group’s hiatus, the statement also gave fans something to look forward to. “During their period of rest, BTS will be focusing on preparing for the concert and release of the new album that will mark the beginning of a ‘new chapter,’” the statement continued.
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— BIGHIT MUSIC (@BIGHIT_MUSIC) December 6, 2021
Stay tuned for more information on BTS’ “new chapter.” Read the full statement above.