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This article focuses on the era Wings.
For the studio album, see Wings, for the songs, see "Interlude: Wings" and "Outro: Wings".

Wings (stylized in all caps) is the third era of BTS' career. It started on September 4, 2016 with "Begin" short film starring Jungkook and officially finished on February 20, 2017 with "Not Today" music video. Meanwhile in Japan, it started with the second compilation album "The Best of BTS -Japan Edition-" and finished on May 10, 2017 with their seventh Japanese single "Blood Sweat & Tears". All content released in this era of albums and short films have the concept of "temptation and conflict".[1]

This era is the third part of BTS Chronicle, Reflection of Youth[1] and is connected to the previous era and two following eras through the fictional BTS Universe.


Wings (October 2016)

See also: Wings

It is first part of the series and BTS' second studio album with the comeback trailer and intro "Boy Meets Evil" by J-Hope. The studio album is about the growth of boys, who find themselves conflicted in the face of temptation.[2]

You Never Walk Alone (February 2017)

See also: You Never Walk Alone

It is second part of the series and BTS' second repackaged album. It is a supplementary story to the previous album. The title song "Spring Day" is based on memories with old friends who you don't see anymore.[3]

The Best of BTS -Japan Edition- (January 2017)

See also: The Best of BTS -Japan Edition-

The Best of BTS -Korea Edition- (January 2017)

See also: The Best of BTS -Korea Edition-

Blood Sweat & Tears (May 2017)

See also: Blood Sweat & Tears (Japanese Single)

This is BTS' seventh Japanese single and only Japanese single for this series.


List of content released in this series.

WINGS Short Film #1 BEGIN Short film September 4, 2016
WINGS Short Film #2 LIE Short film September 5, 2016
WINGS Short Film #3 STIGMA Short film September 7, 2016
WINGS Short Film #4 FIRST LOVE Short film September 8, 2016
WINGS Short Film #5 REFLECTION Short film September 9, 2016
WINGS Short Film #6 MAMA Short film September 10, 2016
WINGS Short Film #7 AWAKE Short film September 13, 2016
'Intro: Boy Meets Evil' Comeback Trailer Comeback trailer September 25, 2016
Wings Studio album October 10, 2016
'Blood Sweat & Tears' Official MV Music video October 10, 2016
You Never Walk Alone Repackage album February 13, 2017
'Spring Day' Official MV Music video February 13, 2017
'Not Today' Official MV Music video February 19, 2017

"Blood Sweat & Tears -Japanese Ver.-" Japanese single May 10, 2017
'Blood Sweat & Tears -Japanese Ver.' Official MV Music video May 10, 2017


List of events promoting the releases from this era.





RM | Jin | Suga | J-Hope | Jimin | V | Jungkook
Studio albums Dark & Wild | Wings (You Never Walk Alone) | Love Yourself: Tear | Map of the Soul: 7
Mini albums O!RUL8,2? | Skool Luv Affair (Skool Luv Affair Special Addition) | The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Part 1 | The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Part 2 | Love Yourself: Her | Map of the Soul: Persona | BE
Compilation albums The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: Young Forever | Love Yourself: Answer
Anthology album Proof
Single album 2 Cool 4 Skool
Soundtrack album BTS World: Original Soundtrack
Digital singles Danger (Mo-Blue-Mix) (Feat. Thanh) | Come Back Home | FAKE LOVE (Rocking Vibe Mix) | Dream Glow | A Brand New Day | All Night | Make It Right (feat. Lauv) | Make It Right (feat. Lauv) (EDM Remix) | Make It Right (feat. Lauv) (Acoustic Remix)
Mixtapes Agust D | Hope World | Mono | D-2
Collaborations Ashes | Love U Hate U | Bad Girl | Because I'm a Foolish Woman | Song To Make You Smile
Other releases Unofficial songs
Studio albums Wake Up | Youth | Face Yourself | Map of the Soul: 7 ~The Journey~
Compilation albums 2 Cool 4 Skool / O!RUL8,2? | The Best of BTS -Korea Edition- | The Best of BTS -Japan Edition- | BTS, THE BEST
Singles No More Dream | Boy In Luv | Danger | For You | I Need U | Run | Blood Sweat & Tears | MIC Drop/DNA/Crystal Snow | FAKE LOVE/Airplane Pt.2 | Lights/Boy With Luv
Digital singles Stay Gold | Film out
Other releases Unofficial songs
Digital singles Boy In Luv
Digital singles MIC Drop (Steve Aoki Remix) (Feat. Desiigner) | Waste It On Me | Waste It On Me (Slushii Remix) | Waste It On Me (Cheat Codes Remix) | Waste It On Me (W&W Remix) | Waste It On Me (Steve Aoki The Bold Tender Sneeze Remix) | Dynamite | Butter | Permission to Dance | Butter (feat. Megan Thee Stallion)
Collaborations Who (feat. BTS)
Single album Butter
Other releases Unofficial songs
Films Burn The Stage: The Movie | BTS World Tour: Love Yourself in Seoul | Bring The Soul: The Movie | Break The Silence: The Movie
Television Rookie King: Channel Bangtan | BTS China Job | BTS American Hustle Life | BTS GO! | Problematic Men | BTS Variety Chronicles | In the SOOP BTS ver. | Let's BTS | Flower Crew
Specials BTS COMEBACK SHOW - DNA | BTS Countdown | BTS COMEBACK SHOW - Highlight Reel | A Butterful Getaway with BTS | Proof Live
Web series BTS: Lucky Draw | Run BTS! | BTS Gayo | BTS: Bon Voyage | BT21 Universe | BTS: Burn The Stage | Bring The Soul: Docu-Series | Learn Korean with BTS | Break The Silence: Docu-Series | In the SOOP BTS ver.
Drama series Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth | Hello? Mr.Bangtan
DVDs and Blu-rays BTS Now | BTS Season's Greetings | BTS Memories | BTS Summer Package | BTS Winter Package
Others Bangtan Log | BTS Episode | Bangtan Bomb | BTS Live | Eat Jin | Hope On The Street | Hwagae Market | G.C.F | BigHit Episode | RM no Hangul Hangul | BTS Vacation Log
Concerts BTS Live Trilogy Episode I: BTS Begins (2015) | HAPPY BTS DAY PARTY (2016) | BTS HOME PARTY (2017) | BTS PROM PARTY -RE;VIEW & PRE;VIEW- (2018) | Bang Bang Con The Live (2020) | Map of the Soul ON:E (2020) | PERMISSION TO DANCE ON STAGE (2021)
Tours BTS Live Trilogy Episode II: The Red Bullet (2014) | BTS's First Japan Tour-Wake Up: Open Your Eyes (2015) | BTS Live The Most Beautiful Moment in Life On Stage (2015–2016) | BTS Live Trilogy Episode III: The Wings Tour (2017) | BTS World Tour: Love Yourself (2018–2019) | BTS Map of the Soul Tour (2020)
Musters BTS 1st Fan Meeting: Muster (2014) | BTS 2nd Muster: ZIP CODE : 22920 (2016) | BTS 3rd Muster: ARMY.ZIP + (2016) | BTS 4th Muster: Happy Ever After (2018) | BTS 5th Muster: Magic Shop (2019) | BTS 2021 MUSTER SOWOOZOO (2021)
Fanmeetings BTS Japan Official Fanmeeting Vol.1 (2014) | BTS Japan Official Fanmeeting Vol.2 -Undercover Mission- (2015) | BTS Japan Official Fanmeeting Vol.3 ~Reaching You~ (2016) | BTS Japan Official Fanmeeting Vol.4 ~Happy Ever After~ (2018) | BTS Japan Official Fanmeeting Vol.5: Magic Shop (2019)
Exhibitions Butterfly Dream: BTS Open Media Exhibition | BTS Exhibition: 24/7=Serendipity (Five, Always) | CONNECT, BTS
Others Bang Bang Con
Bibliography Mini books: The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: The Notes

Books: BTS Wings Concept Book | The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: The Notes 1 | We Can Laugh When We're Together | The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: The Notes 2 | Learn! Korean with BTS Book Package | BTS Map of the Soul ON:E Concept Photobook
Webtoons: We On: Be The Shield | The Most Beautiful Moment in Life Pt.0: Save Me | 7FATES: CHAKHO
Web novels: 7FATES: CHAKHO

Games SuperStar BTS | Puzzle Star BT21 | BTS World | LINE Hello BT21 | BTS Universe Story | Rhythm Hive | BTS Island: In the SEOM
Brands Hip Hop Monster | BT21 | TinyTAN