Big Hit Entertainment has officially announced the postponement of the North American leg of BTS' world tour.
The Map of the Soul world tour was due to take place from April 25 to June 6 in the USA and Canada, but has now been delayed due to the global COVID-19 pandemic.
In a statement from the company shared to BTS' Weverse, they said all tickets will be honoured for the new dates. Information on new show dates will be shared as soon as possible. Read the full statement below.
"Hello, this is Big Hit Entertainment.
We would like to inform you that there will be some adjustments to the upcoming BTS MAP OF THE SOUL TOUR - NORTH AMERICA schedule in order to make sure that we put the safety of everyone involved first and foremost.
The BTS MAP OF THE SOUL TOUR - NORTH AMERICA, originally scheduled to take place from April 25th to June 6th, will be rescheduled to a later date. All tickets will be honored for the new dates. Information on new show dates will be shared as soon as possible.
We are closely monitoring and following the guidance of all local governments regarding public events to ensure we are providing a safe environment for everyone involved as we continue to update our tour plans. We will share additional information regarding these new concert dates shortly.
We ask for your further patience and understanding as we continue to work to bring you the best and safest concert experience as soon as we can.
BTS announced the cancellation of the opening dates of their world tour on February 28, which were due to take place in Seoul in April 2020.
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