BTS has a reputation for standing up against social issues and speaking for today’s youth. In AGUST D, we see BTS addressing depression openly, it is one of those things which made me an army. During my teenage years, I faced lot of hardships. Depression, loneliness, hate and any other syndrome you can name. I hated the world around me. I hated every single person. I hated how things in this world worked. I hated the demons inside me.
I would rip past my demons from time to time, but things come back to haunt me no matter what! But one song really changed me as a person. In AUGST D, Suga addresses mental illness openly. He accepts depression like it’s second nature. For me it was the biggest takeaway as I learnt that accepting things makes things much simpler. One of the lines that struck me really hard was-
On the other side of the famous idol rapper stands my weak self, it’s a bit dangerous/depression, ocd, they keep coming back again from time to time
BTS songs about depression and mental health changed me as a person completely. It made me who I am today. It helped me transition from a horrible life to a acceptance based life. So, I would like to share some of the best BTS songs about depression and BTS songs about social issues. They helped me, I hope they can help you as well-
#1 Agust D: The Last
The time I want to erase, that’s right, the memories I want to erase of that day I had at the concert.
On the other side of the famous idol rapper stands my weak self, it’s a bit depression, ocd, they keep coming back again from time to time.
In this song, Suga addresses depression and self hate in the most honest manner as possible. He talks about things without sugar coating it. This is probably the most honest depiction of depression in any song ever.