Netizens have been waiting for this epic collaboration of IU and BTS Suga since April. And now the waiting is all paid off. The music video of Eight has been officially released. We all can enjoy the hard work of IU and BTS Suga, as well as their team. The collaboration of two Kpop idols receives great love from KPop fans both nationally and worldwide and quickly rises to the top of charts.
IU Sets A New Record on Melon
IU has now reached 234 total roof-hits on MelOn.— Kpop Charts ❁ (@kchartsofficial) May 6, 2020
She is now the artist with most roof-hits on MelOn history, surpassing BIGBANG record (233).
Seeing the enthusiasm of Kpop fans, no wonder that IU becomes the artist with most roof-hits on Melon history. She has reached 247 total roof-hits on Melon until May 7, at 8 p.m. KST. It even surpasses BIGBANG’s record on Melon!
IU and BTS Suga Eight Dominates iTunes Chart in 61 Countries
‘Eight (에잇)’ by #IUxSUGA | First 24 Hours— K-Charts ∞ Translations⁷ (@charts_k) May 7, 2020
🔹1,347,822 unique listeners & 18 roofhits on MelOn
🔹2.7 million streams & 16 roofhits on Genie
🔹15 real-time all-kills (RAKs)
🔹#1 on 5 Daily Charts
🔹#1 on iTunes in 61 countries
🔹15.7 million views & 2.9M likes on YouTube pic.twitter.com/7EtBU8VBK3
As soon as IU and BTS Suga collaboration song, Eight, was released on May 6, it goes quickly to the top chart of iTunes in the US, France, Singapore, New Zealand, Finland, Malaysia, the Philipines, and the other countries.
Edam Entertainment stated that Eight is also on top of local charts, such as Melon, Genie Music, and Bugs.
What Does Eight Mean?
As mentioned by Edam Entertainment, the title Eight is for the last digit of the age of IU and BTS Suga. The female Kpop singer, IU, was born on May 16, 1993. Meanwhile, BTS Suga was born on March 9, 1993.
#IUxSUGA And #EightOutNow Is Trending on Twitter
Since its release, netizens can’t stop talking about Eight on Twitter. The hashtags #IUxSUGA and #EightOutNow has been trending on Twitter to show their support to IU and BTS Suga.
If you haven’t enjoy the Eight Music Video, you’d better do now!
For IU and BTS Suga’s collaboration in IU’s new single, they definitely get full support from their fans, UENA and ARMY. The fans even create a collaborative fandom name for these KPop idols. Read more