[MHN.korea.com] BTS had their 'FAKE LOVE' stage on '2018 Billboard Music Awards.
BTS, in the past had an interview with Liam McIwan with the musical message of their 3rd official album 'LOVE YOURSELF 轉 Tear.
With the question asking the message of 3rd album, RM answered, "Love is complicated. It sometimes makes people depressed. And sometimes feel bad and sorrowful. There's tear and sorrow in love".
And added, "I wanted to show the ourselves trying to escape from the love. And that's the reason why the title is 'LOVE YOURSELF 轉 Year'. And title song named 'FAKE LOVE'.
BTS, have released series album with 3 episodes of 'School' and 2 episodes of 'In the Mood for Love - youth'. 'Love YOURSELF' would follow development line, 起承轉結(Gi, Seung, Jun, Kyul). Though, the order of album release doesn't follow the development way.
In case of 'LOVE YOURSELF', second level 承(Seung) has released before 起(Gi). According to member Sugar, the starting stage of falling in love starts with 起. 'LOVE YOURELF 承 'Her'' has the meaning of real love.
BTS before releasing '轉'(Jun), released a video 'Euphoria : Theme of LOVE YOURSELF 起 Wonder' which is a part of 起 series. 'In the Mood for love-youth on stage: prologue' got big applause from fans by begging with the last picture. According to the management company, the video is the starting point of 'LOVE YOURSELF' series and crossing point of previous series.
The 3rd official album is within the series of '轉'. The album 'FAKE LOVE' is singing the story of love that believed as a real love. By pronouncing 'Love' to be 'lie', the song highlighted on the idea of 'FAKE LOVE'.
In the previous album, BTS sang a song saying, 'Even if it's a fake love, I will endure for it'. However, in 'FAKE LOVE', BTS concludes that 'FAKE LOVE leads to farewell' and reminds the meaning of 'LOVE YOURSELF'. As the true love comes after leaving the fake love.