BLACKPINK is shaking the K-Pop scene as soon as they made comeback.
On June 16 at 8:55 PM, the MV for the title sing ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ from BLACKPINK’s first mini album ‘SQUARE UP’ surpassed 40 million views in 27 hours since the video was released.
With their record of surpassing 10 million views in 6 hours, 20 million views in 13 hours, 30 million views in 23 hours, and 40 million views in 27 hours, they swept and re-wrote every pre-existing time records by K-Pop girl-groups.
According to the ‘Top 10 Most Viewed MVs In the First 24 Hours’ announced by U.S. Billboard, BLACKPINK had the best record among all girl-groups in the world, and was placed 4th among all artists in the world.
The group proved their nickname ‘view count fairies’ by re-writing various records after making comeback.
After achieving ‘all-kill’ in real-time and daily charts, ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’, released back on the 15th, set another milestone by surpassing 1 million users in 24 hours since its release. It is the best record among girl-groups after the music chart reform was made.
Furthermore, ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ continued their ‘all-kill’ status for two consecutive days in various music charts including Melon, Mnet, Naver Music, Genie, Soribada, Bugs, and Olleh, as of today (17th) at 9 AM.
BLACKPINK, while writing new records and setting milestones, will perform their second comeback performance today at SBS ‘Inkigayo’. The members wrote, “BLACKPINK’s heart feeling hot like fire, thinking about meeting our fans ‘Blink’” on their official social network, raising expectations by fans.