After their global popularity led BTS to becoming the first ever K-pop group to win a Billboard Music Awards at this year's BBMAs -- a feat that no other Korean aside from Psy has achieved -- all eyes are on the septet. With their trend-setting approach to K-pop and their charismatic, but relatable, personalities, the boy band is the most visible Asian act in the US right now.
While their ever-loyal ARMY knows everything that there is to learn about the BTS guys, there's a lot to this South Korean act that newcomers may not be familiar with. Never fear, Billboard's basic guide to the BTS members is here to help.
BTS frontman Kim Namjoon was born Sept. 12, 1994, and has been impressing with his skills as an underground rapper before BTS was even founded. Since the group's first release in 2013, Rap Monster has led the group to great heights. Check out five quick facts about Rap Monster below.