Nicki Minaj features in new BTS music video ‘IDOL’

Washington: Few weeks after the Korean pop band BTS announced their collaboration with Hollywood ‘Queen’ Nicki Minaj for their new single ‘IDOL’, the band dropped in a music video of the same featuring the Grammy-nominated rapper.

The new single is a part of band’s new album ‘Love Yourself: Answer’. In the video, Minaj can be seen rapping from the three-minute and 13-second mark while wearing a multi-colored neon outfit.

On August 24, BTS had launched the same video sans Minaj. The video had garnered over 22 million views on YouTube within 24 hours.

‘Love Yourself: Answer’ is a reworked version of band’s previous album ‘Love Yourself: Tear’, with the only difference being additional seven new tracks.

The collaboration marks BTS’s arrival in the US. The Korean pop band, which has already garnered a number of accolades including ‘TIME’s Most Influential on the Internet list’ will start of their first official US tour in September in Los Angeles.