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BTS fans celebrate coming Steve Aoki collaboration with memes, excited GIFs

They're over the moon about it.

 

Sunny Kim

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Published Oct 24, 2018   Updated May 21, 2021, 3:17 am CDT

DJ Steve Aoki surprised his fans on Wednesday with an announcement of a brand new collaboration with BTS. The song, “Waste It On Me,” will be released on Thursday, and it will be the band’s first-ever English single.

Fans can unlock a preview of the song by tweeting #WasteItOnMe. The teaser released on YouTube has already received over 113,000 views.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_trQkYvthxQ

Excited YouTubers posted their reaction videos to the teaser to celebrate the collaboration.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOR5Vi-r0cs

Fans on Twitter, also giddy with excitement, posted photos and videos of their favorite BTS members on Aoki’s original Twitter thread.

People are over the moon about the collaboration, posting some hilarious photos and videos to express their excitement.

https://twitter.com/54pkjm/status/1055113199199109121

https://twitter.com/YoongibtsMinmin/status/1055167867501662208

This isn’t the first time Aoki has worked with BTS. The DJ remixed BTS’s song “Mic Drop” in 2017 which was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America, the first time a Korean music group received such recognition, according to Billboard.

BTS is the first K-pop group to reach the top 10 of the Billboard 200 Chart. The group sold out its first U.S. stadium show at New York’s Citi Field within minutes with over 5 million subscribers on its official YouTube channel BANGTANTV.

“Waste It On Me” will be featured on Aoki’s new album Neon Future III, which drops on Nov. 9.

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H/T Billboard

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*First Published: Oct 24, 2018, 9:05 pm CDT