NASA Just Added BTS Songs on Their ‘MoonTunes’ Playlist for Astronauts

Imagine astronauts jamming to BTS hits on the way to the moon!

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) just confirmed on Wednesday, June 5, that three songs from the popular K-pop boy band will be added to their curated playlist that their astronauts will listen to on their long flight to the moon in 2024.

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“Wow, there are a lot of [BTS] & RM fans! Thanks for the submissions – we’ll add “Moonchild,” “Mikrokosmos” & “134340” to the playlist!” NASA said in a tweet.

“Mikrokosmos” is a song from BTS’s latest album Map of the Soul: Persona while “134340” is from their album Love Yourself: Tear. “Moonchild,” on the other hand, is from BTS leader RM’s solo mixtape Mono.

Following the announcement, a number of ARMYs jumped into the replies to celebrate.

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NASA will be accepting entries to their MoonTunes playlist via the hashtag #NASAMoonTunes on Twitter until June 28, 2019.

What songs do you recommend NASA should add to their playlist? Tell us in the comments!