On December 9th, Jennie’s performed ‘SOLO’ on SBS Inkigayo, her third time on the show! She came in 2nd second place vs MINO vs TWICE on her 4th week since releasing her debut track. Congrats to Jennie!
Check out the breakdown of points, official live performance clip and screencaps from the show below!
On December 8th, Jennie performed ‘SOLO’ for the 2nd time on MBC Music Core! She also get to be nominated for 1st place vs NU’EST W vs MINO and eventually placed 3rd. Still, congrats to Jennie and and we, BLINKs, are always proud of you! ^^
Check out the breakdown of points, official live performance clip and exclusive MBCEnt fancam below!
The Korean Business Research Institute revealed a new comprehensive list of December 2018 brand reputation rankings for girl groups. Their findings are based on 130,870,702 pieces of data collected from November 11 to December 7 of 2018, an increase of 3.41% from last month’s survey.
The data measures various indexes including participation (brands the celebrity has participated in or product consumption), media (media marketing worth), communication (ability to communicate with public) , and community (community’s perception of them/social marketing worth) to determine their brand reputation.
The episode shows YG trainees showcasing their special and unique talents/charms in a 3-min video and BLACKPINK will be evaluating them. The video evaluation will pick 5 out of the 21 trainees who will have the chance to compete and challenge the Treasure 7 from the last performance evaluation.
Watch the full episode with English subtitles below. Mission starts at 16:38 and BLACKPINK appears at 20:39
BLACKPINK’s “DDU-DU DDU-DU” was selected by the New York Times as one of the best songs of the year!
On December 6, the New York Times released its rankings titled “The 65 Best Songs of 2018.” There are separate lists by two of the newspaper’s music critics, Jon Pareles and Jon Caramanica, and their lists in total come to 65 songs.
Gaon Chart has revealed its chart rankings for the Week 48 (November 25-December 1, 2018)! Combining “SQUARE UP” + “SOLO” + 2018 Sales of “As If It’s Your Last” + “Kiss And Make UP” with Dua Lipa, BLACKPINK has accumulated more than 2.1 billion digital index points.
Jennie maintained its position at #1 on the weekly streaming chart with ‘SOLO’ while placing at No.3 on weekly download chart and No.2 on overall weekly digital chart with a total of 179,551,942 Gaon Index Points for November 2018. “SQUARE UP” tracks “DDU-DU DDU-DU” and “Forever Young” stay within Top 100 of the charts. Check out the other rankings below.
Yes BLINKs! We did it! Jennie’s debut track ‘SOLO’ has reached 100 million YouTube views in the early hours of December 6th KST! This becomes the fastest MV from a solo artist to reach this feat! Congrats to Jennie!