Big Hit Entertainment will be holding auditions next week in LA.

The entertainment company, led by composer Bang Shi-hyuk, is known for their popular seven-member boy group, BTS. The boy group was presented with the ‘Top Social Artist’ award at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards and have been experiencing huge global success.

Big Hit is searching for the next big hip hop artist to join their ranks. The audition is open to male applicants under the age of 21. Interested applicants must show up on-site on August 19 from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at 1144 S Hope St.

The audition consists of different categories like rap, song and dance. Applicants must bring their own music accompaniment and a writing tool to fill out their application.

More information on the audition can be found on Big Hit Entertainment’s official website (

Original article
by Jo Won-hui

Translated by Janet Kang