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BTS News 13/07/2020

Kim Namjoon

First and Only Asian Soloist

“Mono” has officially reached 105 #1’s on iTunes Mongolia making Kim Namjoon the FIRST and ONLY Asian act to have a self-produced and self-written album reach this milestone.

Kim Taehyung

Most Streamed OST on Spotify

“Sweet Night” has officially reached 40 Million streams on Spotify.  It remains as the Most Streamed OST of 2020 on Spotify. 

Park Jimin

Road to 54 #1's

“Filter” by Park Jimin has officially charted #1 on iTunes in Denmark extending its record to 53 #1’s in the world. “Filter” has supassed “Song Request” by Lee Sora ft Suga and “Lights” by BTS.

Kim Taehyung

3rd Song to Achieve 60 #1's

“Inner Child” has officially reached #1 in Gambia making this its 61st #1 on the worldwide iTunes. This is Kim Taehyung’s 3rd song to achieve this.

Kim Seokjin

Most Streamed B-side track by a Korean Artist on iTunes

“Moon” has officially reached #1 in Uzbekistan extending its record to 89 #1’s on iTunes making Kim Seokjin the number one Korean soloist to get the most #1’s on iTunes for a b-side track. Jin has broken Psy’s record to become the 2nd Korean Soloist with the Most #1’s on iTunes.

Park Jimin

Road to 53 #1's

“Filter” by Park Jimin has officially charted #1 on iTunes in Malaysia extending its record to 52 #1’s in the world. “Filter” has supassed “Song Request” by Lee Sora ft Suga and “Lights” by BTS.

Kim Taehyung

3rd Song to Achieve 60 #1's

“Inner Child” has officially reached #1 in Netherlands making this its 60th #1’s on the worldwide iTunes. This is Kim Taehyung’s 3rd song to achieve this.

Min Yoongi

4th Album by a Korean Artist

“D-2” by Min Yoong (Agust D) has officially reached #1 on iTunes in Ivory Coast extending its record to 90 #1’s on iTunes surpassing “Love Yourself: Tear,”and becoming the 4th album by a Korean Artist with the most #1’s.

Bangtan Sonyeondan

The First and Only Korean Act

BTS official Spotify account has surpassed 20 million followers making them the FIRST and ONLY Korean act to reach this milestone.

Park Jimin

Most Streamed Non-English Song

“Promise” a song written and sung by Park Jimin has surpassed 224 million streams on SoundCloud. It remains the most streamed non-english song on SoundCloud.

Jung Hoseok

Top 10 Solo Arstist in Korea

“Chicken Noodle Soup” by Jung Hoseok (J-Hope) featuring Becky G has reached #1 in Papua New Guinea extending its record to 79 #1’s on iTunes. This ties Jung Hoseok up with “Daechwita” Min Yoongi (Suga) for being the 5th Korean solo artist with the most #1’s in history.

Min Yoongi

Korean Artist with Most #1's

“D-2” by Min Yoong (Agust D) has officially reached #1 on iTunes in Ghana and Barbados extending its record to 89 #1’s on iTunes surpassing “Love Yourself: Tear,”and becoming the 4th album by a Korean Artist with the most #1’s.

Jeon Jungkook

7th Korean Soloist With the most #1 on iTunes

“My Time” by Jeon Jungkook has reached #1 on iTunes in Barbados extending its record to 74 #1’s on iTunes. It now has surpassed “A Brand New Day” and “Make it Right” by BTS with #1’s on iTunes. “My Time” has become the 5th song of “Map of the Soul:7” with the most #1’s on iTunes.

Kim Seokjin

Most Streamed B-side track by a Korean Artist on iTunes

“Moon” has officially reached #1 in Austria extending its record to 88 #1’s on iTunes making Kim Seokjin the number one Korean soloist to get the most #1’s on iTunes for a b-side track. Jin has broken Psy’s record to become the 2nd Korean Soloist with the Most #1’s on iTunes.

Jeon Jungkook

7th Korean Soloist With the most #1 on iTunes

“My Time” by Jeon Jungkook has reached #1 on iTunes in Norway and Czech Republic extending its record to 73 #1’s on iTunes. It now has surpassed “A Brand New Day” and “Make it Right” by BTS with #1’s on iTunes. “My Time” has become the 5th song of “Map of the Soul:7” with the most #1’s on iTunes.

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