[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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[News] BTS’s “Map Of The Soul: 7” Becomes Their 1st Korean Album To Go Platinum In Japan [200310]

BTS’s “Map of the Soul: 7” was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ)!

In RIAJ’s announcement for newly certified releases of February, BTS’s “Map of the Soul: 7” was certified platinum, a status given to albums with over 250,000 copies sold domestically.

While BTS has released several Japanese albums that were certified platinum or double platinum by the RIAJ, this is the first time that BTS has gone platinum in Japan with a Korean album.

Congratulations, BTS!

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[News] BTS’s “Map Of The Soul: 7” Becomes 1st Korean Album To Spend 2 Weeks In Top 3 Of UK And German Charts, And More [200207]

BTS’s new album is having a record-breaking second week on charts around the world!

Last week, BTS’s fourth full album “Map of the Soul: 7” 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 States, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom, and France. It’s also topped charts in many other regions around the world.

On March 6 local time, the album’s ranking for its second week on the United Kingdom Official Albums Chart was revealed. “Map of the Soul: 7” takes No. 3 on the chart for the week ending on March 12.

This makes it the first album by a Korean artist to spend two weeks in the Top 3 of the Official Albums Chart in the United Kingdom. BTS’s previously highest ranking album on the chart was “Map of the Soul: Persona,” which took No. 1 in its first week and then No. 7 in its second.

Meanwhile, their title track “ON” grabs the No. 45 spot on the Official Singles Chart for the region.

“Map of the Soul: 7” also takes the No. 3 spot in its second week on Germany’s Offizielle Deutsche Charts, becoming the first Korean album to do so.

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[News] BTS Tops Billboard’s Artist 100 Chart, Grabs 21 Of 25 Spots On World Digital Song Sales Chart, And More [200303]

More of BTS’s accomplishments on this week’s Billboard charts have been revealed!

As previously announced, the group took No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart (ranking the most popular albums in the United States) dated March 7 with their new album “Map of the Soul: 7.” Its title track “ON” grabbed No. 4 on the Hot 100 chart (ranking the most popular songs in the country), while “My Time” came in at No. 84 on the Hot 100 and “Filter” took No. 87.

“ON” also took No. 1 on the Digital Song Sales chart and No. 13 on the Streaming Songs chart.

BTS grabs No. 1 on the Artist 100 chart, which ranks artists based on performance from the Hot 100, Billboard 200, and Social 50 chart. They continue to reign over the Social 50, now in their 168th week at No. 1.

“Map of the Soul: 7” scores No. 1 on the Billboard Canadian Albums chart, No. 18 on the Billboard Canadian Hot 100, and No. 2 on the Canadian Digital Song Sales chart. It also takes the top spot on the Independent Albums chart and the Top Album Sales chart.

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[News] BTS Makes Record-Breaking Debut On Billboard’s Hot 100 As “ON” Takes No. 4 [200303]

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.

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BTS has achieved a career best on the Billboard Hot 100 chart!

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[News] BTS’s “Map Of The Soul: 7” Scores No. 1 On Oricon’s Weekly Albums Chart, Now Conquering World’s 5 Largest Music Markets [200303]

BTS is now dominating album charts in the top five largest music markets in the world after grabbing No. 1 on Oricon’s weekly albums chart!

On March 3 KST, Japan’s largest music statistics site Oricon announced that BTS’s new album “Map of the Soul: 7” has taken No. 1 on its weekly albums chart with 377,000 sales. The chart reflects sales from February 24 to March 1.

“Map of the Soul: 7” is BTS’s fifth album to score No. 1 on the Japanese chart, following their 2016 Japanese album “Youth,” 2017 Korean mini album “Love Yourself: Her,” 2018 Japanese album “Face Yourself,” and 2018 Korean album “Love Yourself: Answer.”

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