Bighit Music, is a South Korean entertainment company founded in 2005 by Bang Si-hyuk. Bighit Music is known for managing globally successful K-pop groups such as BTS, TXT and MIDNATT.
Bighit Music started as ibighit, a small music production company in 2005 and gained recognition for its songwriting and producing abilities.
In 2013, the company debuted its first idol group, BTS, which quickly gained popularity domestically and internationally. The success of BTS propelled Bighit Music into one of the leading entertainment companies in South Korea.
In 2020, Bighit Music (Bighit Entertainment) merged with Source Music, the company responsible for managing the girl group GFRIEND, and acquired Pledis Entertainment, home to artists like NU’EST and SEVENTEEN. The merger and acquisition expanded Bighit Music’s artist and further strengthened its position in the industry.
Bighit Music groups and artists :
BTS, also known as the Bangtan Boys, is one of the most successful K-pop groups worldwide. They debuted in 2013 and have achieved immense popularity, setting numerous records and winning numerous awards. BTS has a dedicated fanbase called ARMY, and their music addresses various social issues, earning them a global following.
Tomorrow X Together, is a boy group that debuted in 2019. They gained recognition for their youthful and refreshing concept, showcasing their talents in singing, dancing, and songwriting.
Lee Hyun :
Lee Hyun joined BigHit Entertainment in 2010. He signed with the agency and debuted as a member of the group 8Eight, which was formed by BigHit Entertainment.
MIDNATT is the alter-ego of Korean soloist Lee Hyun.
a) Music Production: Bighit is involved in the production of music for its artists. They have a team of talented producers, composers, and songwriters who create music that resonates with global audiences.
b) Concerts and Tours: Bighit organizes concerts and tours for its artists, both in South Korea and internationally. These live performances attract massive audiences and contribute significantly to the company’s revenue.
c) Merchandise and Licensing: Bighit capitalizes on the popularity of its artists by selling official merchandise, including albums, clothing, accessories, and more. They also engage in licensing agreements to expand their brand presence.
Social Media Links
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/BIGHIT_MUSIC
- YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@HYBELABELS
- Website: https://ibighit.com/