BTS’ “Boy With Luv” Hits 1 Billion Spotify Streams

Because of “Boy With Luv,” BTS have continued to make history by releasing the primary Korean-language tune to surpass 1 billion streams on Spotify.

The Halsey-featuring monitor seems on BTS’ 2019 EP Map of the Soul: Persona, and whereas its the primary tune sung in Korean to hit the Billions Membership, it’s not BTS’ first entry into the Spotify success canon. In 2021, the Okay-pop group’s reduce “Dynamite” earned the excellence, marking the primary tune by a Korean artist to realize a billion streams. The next yr, their monitor “Butter” hit the milestone as properly.

“Boy With Luv” has all the time been a profitable single. Since premiering in 2019, the tune has set three Guinness World Data, together with Most Seen YouTube Video in 24 Hours, Most Seen YouTube Music Video in 24 Hours, and Most Seen YouTube Music Video by a Okay-Pop Group in 24 Hours. What’s extra, Map of the Soul: Persona debuted at No. 1 in the US when it got here out.

BTS are within the midst of their “second chapter,” a hiatus of kinds for the group’s members to pursue their very own solo careers. Lately, this era has allowed RM to launch the album Indigo and Jimin to collaborate with BIGBANG‘s TAEYANG for the one “VIBE.”