[Video] BLACKPINK Makes Successful Debut and Sweeps Music Charts
YG Entertainment′s first girl group in 7 years, BLACKPINK, has successfully debuted by sweeping the real-time charts.
On August 8, BLACKPINK swept real-time charts as soon as they debuted with new tracks Boombayah and Whistle.
Additionally, as of August 9 at 8AM KST, Whistle reached number 1 on real-time music charts for Melon, Bugs, Genie, Naver Music and Soribada.
Their international popularity is also on the rise. BLACKPINK′s album Square One, which includes 2 new tracks ranked number 1 in 14 countries Hong Kong, Finland, Columbia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Turkey, Thailand, Vietnam and more. Additionally, they proved their global influence as a rookie by ranking 3rd in the United States, 7th in France and 11th in the UK.
The music videos, which were released with the tracks, are also gaining a lot of attention. The music video for Boombayah is capturing the eye of fans with its powerful scenes while Whistle is dreamy and highlights BLACKPINK′s beauty.
Both music videos for Boombayah and Whistle have exceeded 7 million views total across YouTube and Naver TV Cast.
Photo credit: YG Entertainment
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