BTS’s V has the second most popular digital song in the United States this week!
On the Billboard Digital Song Sales chart for the week ending in March 28, V’s self-composed track “Sweet Night” debuts at No. 2. Forbes reports that the song sold over 11,000 copies in its first tracking frame, according to Nielsen Music.
This is the first time that a solo track by V has entered the Top 10 of the Digital Song Sales chart. “Sweet Night” was released as an OST for the drama “Itaewon Class,” which stars V’s good friend Park Seo Joon, whom he met in 2016 when they acted together in the drama “Hwarang.”
Congratulations to V!
Source (1) Via Soompi
Updated March 3 KST:
Billboard has now confirmed that three of BTS’s “Map of the Soul: 7” tracks have grabbed spots on the Hot 100!
In addition to “ON” debuting at No. 4, “My Time” (Jungkook’s solo song) takes No. 84 and “Filter” (Jimin’s solo track) grabs No. 87.
BTS is now the first Korean artist to have three songs on the Hot 100 simultaneously. When “Boy With Luv” charted last year, they became the first Korean artist to have two songs on the chart at a time when “Make It Right” also entered the Hot 100.
BTS has achieved a career best on the Billboard Hot 100 chart!
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BTS lands its fourth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart with the biggest week of 2020 for any release.
Map of the Soul: 7 storms in atop the tally with 422,000 equivalent album units earned in the U.S. in the week ending Feb. 27, according to Nielsen Music/MRC Data. Of that sum, 347,000 are in album sales. It’s the fourth No. 1 in less than two years for the seven-member South Korean pop group.
BTS’ big bow is accompanied by two more debuts in the top 10, from YoungBoy Never Broke Again and Ozzy Osbourne.
The Billboard 200 chart ranks the most popular albums of the week in the U.S. based on multi-metric consumption as measured in equivalent album units. Units comprise album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA) and streaming equivalent albums (SEA). The new March 7-dated chart, where Map of the Soul: 7 enters at No. 1, will be posted in full on Billboard’s website on March 3. Continue reading “[News] BTS Achieves Fourth No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With ‘Map of the Soul: 7’ ”
BTS has extended their reign over Billboard’s Social 50 chart to the 164th week, meaning they’ve now set a new record!
Last week, BTS matched Justin Bieber’s record of 163 non-consecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Social 50 chart. As of the chart dated February 8, BTS takes the top spot once again, bringing them to a record-breaking number.
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BTS’s “Love Yourself: Answer” has entered the Billboard 200 chart at No. 1, making it their second album to achieve the feat!