A patriotic song is one which inspires feelings of pride in one's country. The list has both traditional folk songs that have special meaning to Singaporeans , as well as modern songs composed specifically for national celebrations, particularly the National Day Parade held on 9 August each year, Singapore's National Day. Generally speaking, there may be said to be two types of Singaporean patriotic songs. The first type are traditional folk songs that have, over time, come to have special meaning to Singaporeans. Many of these are in vernacular languages — Malay , Mandarin and Tamil , for instance. The second type are the comparatively modern songs, mostly in English , that were composed specifically for national events — particularly the National Day Parade held annually on 9 August — and for use in schools.
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There are many reasons why BTS have become the world-conquering marvels they are today, but perhaps the most important one is the most basic of all — their music. The Korean group have packed in a lot of work since they debuted in , experimenting a whole heap along the way. No one is perfect and that goes for the Korean idols too.
Originally a hip hop group, their musical style has evolved to include a wide range of genres. Their lyrics, often focused on personal and social commentary, touch on the themes of mental health, troubles of school-age youth, loss, the journey towards loving oneself, and individualism. Their work features references to literature and psychological concepts and includes an alternative universe storyline. The group has released several albums and performed on several world tours. The group's second Korean studio album, Wings , was their first to sell one million copies in South Korea. BTS also became the fastest group since the Beatles to earn four US number-one albums, doing so in less than two years.