[News] BTS’s V Sets New Record For Most No. 1s On iTunes With Self-Composed “Sweet Night” OST [200708]

Updated July 8 KST:

“Sweet Night” by BTS’s V has now reached No. 1 on 105 iTunes Top Songs charts, after topping the chart in the regions of Saint Kitts and Nevis and Mozambique!

This means the song has now surpassed BTS’s “Black Swan” to become the track with the highest number of No. 1s on iTunes Top Songs charts.

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BTS’s V has set a new record on iTunes as a solo artist!

V released his self-composed song “Sweet Night” for the “Itaewon Class” OST on March 13. On the day of its release, “Sweet Night” topped the iTunes Top Songs charts in 77 regions worldwide, and by May 25, the number had risen to 88 regions. With this, V had broken PSY’s record for the highest number of iTunes Top Songs chart No. 1s for a track by a Korean soloist.

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[News] BTS’s “Black Swan” Beats 5-Year iTunes Record Held By Adele [200706]

BTS has once again made history!

The group shared the track “Black Swan” as a pre-release single on January 17 for their mini album “Map of the Soul: 7,” and they later showcased the song through a stunning MV.

“Black Swan” topped realtime charts in Korea and also ranked on Billboard’s Hot 100. It swept iTunes Top Songs charts soon after its release, and it reached No. 1 in at least 93 regions as of the morning of January 18.

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[News] BTS Is 1st Artist In History To Achieve 20 No. 1s On Billboard World Digital Song Sales Chart [200705]

BTS has made history on the Billboard charts once again!

The group’s new Japanese pre-release track “Stay Gold” debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s World Digital Song Sales chart for the week ending in July 4, making it the group’s 20th song to top the chart.

With this latest achievement, BTS has now broken their own record for the most No. 1s achieved on the chart by any artist in history.

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[News] BTS’ Suga Debuts On Billboard’s Hot 100 With “Daechwita” [200603]

BTSSuga has landed a spot on Billboard’s Hot 100!

Suga’s “D-2” (released under his rapper name Agust D) was dropped on May 22, and it features the title track “Daechwita.”

When Billboard’s charts updated on June 3, it was revealed that “Daechwita” has grabbed the No. 76 spot on the Hot 100, which ranks the most popular songs in the United States across all genres.

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[News] BTS’s V Breaks PSY’s Record On International iTunes Top Songs Charts With “Sweet Night” OST [200526]

BTS’s V has now broken a record set by PSY eight years ago on iTunes!

Back on March 13, V released his self-composed OST titled “Sweet Night” for the drama “Itaewon Class,” which starred his good friend Park Seo Joon. The song went on to top many charts and even came in No. 2 on Billboard’s Digital Song Sales Chart for March 28, meaning it was the second most popular song in the United States that week.

On the day after “Sweet Night” came out, it was announced that it had topped the iTunes Top Songs charts of 77 regions around the world.

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[News] BTS’s V Scores No. 2 On Billboard’s Digital Song Sales Chart With “Sweet Night” [200325]

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!

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[News] BTS’s “Map Of The Soul: 7” Ranks High On Albums Charts In UK, Germany, And More In 3rd Week [200314]

BTS has scored high spots on charts in the United Kingdom, Germany, and more in the third week for “Map of the Soul: 7”!

The group released their new album “Map of the Soul: 7” on February 21, featuring the title track “ON.” It became the first album by an Asian group to take top spots on all the charts of the world’s five largest music markets: the United StatesJapanGermany, the United Kingdom, and France. In addition, it has topped music charts in many other countries around the world.

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[News] BTS Takes Just 9 Days To Break Records For Highest Yearly + Monthly Album Sales In Gaon Chart History [200312]

BTS is smashing Gaon Chart records left and right with their new album!

On March 12, Gaon Chart officially announced that BTS’s latest album “Map of the Soul: 7” had sold 4,114,843 copies during the month of February. As “Map of the Soul: 7” was released towards the end of the month on February 21, that figure only includes sales from the first nine days of the album’s release.

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[News] BTS Tops Oricon’s Monthly Albums Chart With “Map Of The Soul: 7” [200312]

BTS has clinched the top spot on Oricon’s monthly albums chart!

On the February albums chart of Japan’s main music statistics site Oricon, BTS’s latest album “Map of the Soul: 7” has grabbed the No. 1 spot with sales of 377,852 units.

“Map of the Soul: 7” debuted at No. 1 on the Oricon weekly albums chart last week, and it takes the No. 4 spot on the chart this week with a further 20,296 units sold.

Congratulations to BTS!

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[News] BTS Ranks High On Billboard’s Artist 100, Hot 100, And More In Second Week For “Map Of The Soul: 7” [200311]

BTS is spending a successful second week on the Billboard Charts!

Billboard has now released its charts for the week ending in March 14. On the Hot 100, which ranks the most popular songs in the United States, BTS’s new title track “ON” grabs No. 68, following its No. 4 debut last week. Many have noted that this is an impressive feat considering the minimal radio play for the track in the country.

Meanwhile, BTS’s new album “Map of the Soul: 7” takes No. 3 on the Billboard 200 chart, ranking the most popular albums in the United States. It is also No. 2 on the Independent Albums chart.

BTS is at No. 3 on the Artist 100 chart, and they continue to top the Social 50 chart.

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