Members of the BTS Ok-pop band are providing their outfits from the music video for his or her hit single “Dynamite” to the very best bidder at a charity public sale in Beverly Hills, California, in January.
The pink, blue, yellow and lavender outfits worn by the seven singers within the record-breaking video are anticipated to achieve what Julien’s Auctions on Monday referred to as a conservative estimate of $ 20,000 – $ 40,000.
“That is the primary time BTS has bought costumes,” mentioned Martin Nolan, CEO of Julien’s Auctions.
Costumes embrace T-shirts, hats, sneakers, pants, and shirts worn by the South Korean boy band through the closing dance sequence of the “Dynamite” music video in August.
“Dynamite,” BTS’s first English single, debuted on the prime of the Billboard Scorching 100 singles charts in the summertime, for the primary time in a South Korean pop act.
The music video, which options the band members dancing with a sundown sky behind them, grew to become the quickest YouTube video to achieve 10 million views, doing so in simply 20 minutes.
In January, seven signed microphones utilized by the band on the tour bought in Los Angeles for $ 83,200, greater than eight occasions the preliminary anticipated worth.
BTS, identified for utilizing their music to unfold optimism, marked one other milestone within the American music trade final week when it was nominated for its first main Grammy award.
The “Dynamite” costumes will probably be one of many gadgets auctioned on January 29 in Beverly Hills and on-line to boost cash for MusiCares, the philanthropic arm of the Recording Academy that organizes the annual Grammy Awards.
MusiCares funds well being and wellness packages for musicians, together with tens of hundreds who misplaced their jobs through the coronavirus pandemic with the closure of golf equipment and live performance halls and the cancellation of festivals.