BTS has soared to new heights on the Billboard 200 and set an wonderful file!
Billboard has now introduced that BTS’s newest album “Love Yourself: Tear” has entered the Billboard 200 chart at No. 1 for the week ending in June 2. This is the first time a K-pop artist has ever topped the Billboard 200 chart. The earlier highest rating for a K-pop act was set when BTS’s “Love Yourself: Her” reached No. 7 final yr.
The Billboard 200 ranks the most well-liked albums of the week within the United States, and it’s primarily based on multi-metric consumption, together with conventional album gross sales, observe equal albums (TEA) and streaming equal albums (SEA).
According to Nielsen Music, “Love Yourself: Tear” earned 135,000 equal album items within the United States within the week ending May 24. 100,000 of that whole is from conventional album gross sales, 26,000 from SEA items (with 39.1 million on-demand audio streams for the album’s tracks), and 9,000 from TEA items.
Billboard additionally notes that “Love Yourself: Tear” is “the primary primarily overseas language No. 1 album in over 12 years” on the chart, because it’s carried out largely in Korean.
The group’s new album has been breaking data each in Korea and around the globe, first setting a new record for stock pre-orders in Korea after which recording the highest number of albums sold within the first week on Hanteo, with over 1 million copies bought. Their title observe “Fake Love” additionally earned the group their first ever “perfect all-kill” on the Korean charts, that means the tune topped all main realtime and each day charts concurrently in addition to iChart’s weekly chart.
While “Love Yourself: Tear” and “Fake Love” took the No. 1 spot on iTunes charts around the globe, the music video for “Fake Love” turned the MV with the 3rd highest 24 hour views within the historical past of YouTube. “Fake Love” additionally reached the very best rating but for a Korean artist on Spotify’s Global Top 200 chart.
The new rankings on Billboard’s different charts will likely be out on May 30, together with the Hot 100, Billboard’s high songs chart. Many followers are ready to learn the way nicely BTS’s “Fake Love” has carried out on the chart! Stay tuned for updates.