Stray Kids is set to perform at the 2023 Billboard Music Awards (2023 BBMAs), making them the second K-pop boy group to perform at this prestigious event in the U.S. The announcement came via the official social media channels of the Billboard Music Awards on the 14th (local time). Stray Kids will join the performer lineup for the 2023 BBMAs scheduled for the 19th. This marks a significant achievement for Stray Kids, as they follow in the footsteps of BTS, becoming the second K-pop boy group to perform at one of the top three major music awards in the U.S.
During the awards show, Stray Kids will perform their title tracks from their 3rd full-length album, “★★★★★ (5-STAR),” including “특” and the title track from their new album “樂-STAR” (Rock Star) with a special performance of the new song “락 (樂)” to celebrate their debut at the 2023 BBMAs. Stray Kids has made remarkable achievements on the Billboard charts in recent years, topping the Billboard 200 with three consecutive releases, including “ODDINARY” in March 2022, “MAXIDENT” in October 2022, and “★★★★★ (5-STAR)” in June 2023.
Stray Kids continues to make a significant impact both in South Korea and internationally, and their latest mini-album, “樂-STAR,” along with the title track “락 (樂),” is currently performing well on various music charts worldwide.