BLACKPINK’s “WHISTLE”, one of the title tracks of the group’s debut album, became no.1 on the charts again.
Twelve days have passed since the song has been released, but “WHISTLE” took back the no.1 spot as of August 19 on the charts of Melon, Monkey3, and Naver Music. Although BLACKPINK is only a rookie, they have maintained a strong presence on the charts for quite some time now.
“WHISTLE” has been dominating the charts for a while, demonstrating BLACKPINK’s huge popularity. The group’s dance practice video that was released earlier on is also getting a lot of views.
BLACKPINK also released a dance video of “WHISTLE” on August 18, and the video posted 1,092,411 views in just a day. The choreography for the song is made by four world-renowned choreographers, including the choreographer of Beyonce’s “Single Ladies”. It has been receiving favorable reviews from K-Pop fans that it is pretty and chic at the same time.
Meanwhile, BLACKPINK has succeeded in becoming no.1 on all the major online realtime, daily, and weekly charts. The group’s song has also become a great hit outside of Korea and ranked no.1 on the iTunes charts of 14 countries, the World Digital Song Chart of Billboards, and QQ Music’s K-Pop Weekly Chart.