Will BTS and Lauv Release a ‘Make It Right’ Remix? Here’s What We Know So Far (Update)
We’re well into comeback season, and BTS fans are on edge with anticipation. Rumors about new music have been circulating for a few weeks now. But, nothing has been confirmed by Big Hit Entertainment. Most recently, J-Hope officially released his “Chicken Noodle Soup” collaboration with Becky G. And of course, it was nothing short of perfection. Now, it seems a new collab between BTS and Lauv is coming, and it’s reportedly a remix of “Make It Right,” a B-side track from Map of the Soul: Persona in collaboration with Ed Sheeran. So what’s going on, really? Here’s everything we know thus far.
BTS and Lauv reportedly to release ‘Make It Right’ remix on Oct. 18
According to the Korean publication, OSEN, the “Make It Right” remix by BTS and Lauv is set to be released on Friday, Oct. 18. However, the article didn’t specify any more details in regards to the potential collaboration.
That said, fans might remember when Lauv tweeted at the BTS members — RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V, and Jungkook — and asked them to collaborate. “@BTS_twt lets make a song,” the “I Like Me Better” artist wrote on Twitter back in April 2019.
Months later, Lauv and BTS met backstage at the K-pop group’s Love Yourself: Speak Yourself concert at Wembley Stadium in London on June 2. “Thx 4 Comin’ @lauvsongs @hellohonne,” the BTS account captioned a photo from the meetup.
Lauv tweets BTS on Oct. 16 — and the boys respond
On the afternoon of Oct. 16, Lauv fed into the “Make It Right” remix speculations. The music artist shared a photo of with BTS. But, upon further inspection, it appears Lauv edited the photo to match the other members. And all eight men were dressed from head to toe in white outfits even Dionysus would be proud of.
“did I finally #makeitright?” Lauv tweeted. Hilarious.
But then, it happened. BTS responded to Lauv on Twitter. “You always #makeitright,” the BTS account replied. And the plot thickens.
Big Hit Entertainment responds to the report of BTS x Lauv collab
Nevertheless, it seems Big Hit Entertainment was unable to confirm the BTS and Lauv collaboration. So fans will just have to wait and see what happens next.
“The official content is released according to schedule and cannot be confirmed separately,” the company stated in response to the OSEN article, per Newsen.
Fans respond to the potential collaboration
Despite all the interactions on social media and the reports in regards to BTS and Lauv’s potential “Make It Right” collaboration, it seems most members of ARMY are excited to see what happens next.
“BTS ARE RELEASING A REMIX OF MAKE IT RIGHT W LAUV ON OCT 18,” a fan tweeted. “THATS LITERALLY TMRW PLS I NEED A WHOLE WEEK NOTICE TO PROCESS WHATS HAPPENING BUT OK A DAY WORKS TOO.”
“Oh, wow! Didn’t expect it to be so soon! We’re finally getting that food,” another fan wrote on Reddit. “I actually really enjoy Make it Right because it’s so smooth and easy to listen to. I’m excited to see how Lauv will add to the song. I did listen to a few of his works a few years back and really liked them!”
Meanwhile, other fans are happy about the budding friendship between BTS and Lauv. “Lauv tweeted w/ a pic taken w/ @BTS_twt,” a Twitter user explained. “In the pic, he’s wearing white and smiling. This friendship is attracting attention from music fans all around the world.”
Although everyone is dying to hear what a BTS and Lauv “Make It Right” remix sounds like, it’s still nice to see the two artists interacting on social media for the whole world to see. But, no matter what happens in the next few hours, ARMY is ready to go. Let’s get it.
Update: Big Hit Entertainment confirms the collaboration and posts the ‘Make It Right’ remix release date and time
At 5 a.m. ET, Big Hit Entertainment confirmed the collaboration between BTS and Lauv. On Twitter, the media company revealed the details of the new track titled “Make It Right (feat. Lauv).” They also confirmed the song will be released on Oct. 18 at 6 p.m. KST — or 5 a.m. EDT and 2 a.m. PDT.
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