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"Fire" (불타오르네; also known as "Burning Up" or "Bultourune") is a song by BTS. It was released on May 2, 2016, serves as the title track and appears as the tenth track of the CD 1 in their first compilation album The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: Young Forever.

This song has a Japanese version featured in their second Japanese studio album Youth.

The song also appears as the eighth track on CD1 of their first anthology album Proof.


Awards and nominations[]

Music program awards[]

Song Program Date
"Fire" M Countdown (Mnet) May 12, 2016
Music Bank (KBS2) May 13, 2016
Inkigayo (SBS) May 15, 2016





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  • It stands out for the snippets of house production and twitching electronics, while the boys deliver some of their most impressive rap sections to date, with J-Hope particularly shining in the track's opening verse.
  • At one moment, BTS look at risk to suffer from whiplash from their quick group moves, and at other times they're serving straight-up Matrix with the impressive slo-mo choreography.
  • "Fire" charts:
    • Peaked at #1 for 1 week on World Digital Songs and it entered consecutively 26 weeks to the charts, reached 57 weeks in total.
    • Peaked at #7 on Gaon Singles Chart (South Korea).
    • Peaked at #11 on Suomen Virallinen Lista (Finland).
    • Peaked at #30 on Japan Hot 100.
    • Peaked at #53 on Philippine Hot 100.
  • "Fire" music video records:
    • It's the 2nd BTS's music video to reach 100 million views.
    • It's the 2nd BTS's music video most viewed.
    • It's the 17th K-Pop music video most viewed on youtube.
    • It's the 4th BTS's music video most liked on youtube.
    • It's the 4th K-pop group music video most liked on youtube.
    • It's the 7th K-Pop music video most liked on youtube.