It is widely known that BTS members produce and write their own music. Suga, RM and J-hope are the members who are famous for working in BTS music production and songwriting, but did you know that the youngest member, Jungkook is credited on several occasions for being the main producer of BTS songs?
Listed below are songs on BTS albums which are produced by Jungkook. He is officially credited as the main producer for these songs, first in producing credits.
1. Outro: Love Is Not Over (2015)
This is the ninth track for BTS' third mini album The Most Beautiful Moment in Life Pt.1. Jungkook co-produced this song with Slow Rabbit, and co-wrote it with Slow Rabbit, Pdogg and Jin, as indicated in the official album credits below. (Note that the credits are arranged in order of participation).
Jungkook became the main producer and produced this masterpiece when he was just 18!
2. Love Is Not Over (full length edition) (2016)
This is the full length version of 'Outro: Love Is Not Over'. It appears as the sixth track of CD 2 in BTS first compilation album The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: Young Forever. Jungkook co-produced this song with Slow Rabbit, and co-wrote it with Slow Rabbit, Pdogg, Jin, RM, Suga and J-Hope.
3. Magic Shop (2018)
This is the seventh track for BTS second studio album Love Yourself: Tear, and also the first track of CD 2 in their second compilation album Love Yourself: Answer. Jungkook co-produced this song with Hiss Noise and ADORA, and co-wrote it with Hiss Noise, RM, DJ Swivel, Candace Nicole Sosa, ADORA, J-Hope and Suga.
Jungkook mentioned in a press conference that he wrote 'Magic Shop' specially for ARMY as a source of comfort during difficult times. The song is very popular among fans and made huge record, it is the first production by BTS member to reach 100 million streams on Spotify. It also had sold over 200,000 units in the United States.
Other members who have producing credits in songs on BTS albums are Suga, RM and Jimin, as listed below:
Source: BTS albums official credits
Jungkook truly has a talent in music production, and he is evolving into an accomplished and experienced producer, if the release of 'Still With You' is anything to go by. Jungkook co-produced and co-wrote the song with Pdogg, and it was released in June this year on Soundcloud for BTS Festa. Judging from fans' and netizens' reactions of how much they want the ballad to be on Spotify and Apple Music, Jungkook had prove himself to be capable in producing distinctive and sophisticated beats which attract listeners.
In addition to producing credits, Jungkook is also credited for composing and songwriting in several group songs on BTS albums. Among the popular ones which haven't been mentioned above are 'Your Eyes Tell', 'Run', 'We Are Bulletproof Pt.2', 'No More Dream' and 'Autumn Leaves'. He also co-wrote his solo song 'My Time', which is the highest entry for a BTS solo song on Billboard Hot100.