The hashtag #RecordSetterV is trending on Twitter worldwide as BTS V remains the Korean soloist with the most #1s on iTunes. His single Sweet Night, an OST of Kdrama “Itaewon Class”, surpasses 200,000 worldwide sales on iTunes.
Sweet Night has reached over 200,000 Worldwide sales on iTunes.— V Charts⁷ (@BTSVChartData) June 23, 2020
#1 on iTunes in 90 Countries
iTunes South Africa 🇿🇦— Stream For V ⁷ 🌏 (@VStreamTeam) June 24, 2020
#1 Sweet Night (+1) (NEW)
South Africa also makes Sweet Night #1 on iTunes. With this, Kim Taehyung becomes the first and only Asian soloist to chart a song at #1 on the platform in 90 countries. Daebak!
Beats Other Songs Within 3 Months
Korean Soloist with the most #1’s on iTunes Top 5;— BTS Global Charts⁷ (@BTSGlobalCharts) June 24, 2020
#1 Sweet Night by #V – 90
#2 Gangnam Style by Psy – 86
#3 Gentleman by Psy – 81
#4 CNS by #JHOPE – 75
#5 Daechwita by #SUGA -64
#5 Eight by SUGA & IU – 64@BTS_twt
Sweet Night is proven to beat an 8-year viral song only within 3 months with no promotions.
Kim Taehyung, the Second after BTS
V’s achievement makes him one of the Asian singers on top 5, after his own Kpop group, BTS. The first one is Black Swan by BTS, followed by ON from the same group.
Melon and Twipple Japan
V (@BTS_twt) is now trending at #4 on MelOn realtime search.— Kpop Charts (@kchartsofficial) June 24, 2020
Besides #RecordSetterV trending on Twitter, both V and BTS are also trending on Melon and Twipple Japan.
V’s First Mixtape
It seems that V’s records streak will keep going and will not stop any time soon. We are now waiting for his first mixtape. Well, while waiting, why don’t we listen to the #1 on iTunes in 90 country song?
Let’s Jump In and Congratulate V!
While it is trending, let’s join the crowd to celebrate Kim Taehyung’s achievement with #RecordSetterV!
Sweet Night achieved 90 #1’s on iTunes which makes Taehyung the 1st ever Asian soloist to do so! A song with 0 promotions did that!? If you’re seeing this & proud of Taehyung pls reply with “We are proud of you Taehyung #RecordSetterV” 🤩💜— Sam⁷♡ (@taesmug) June 24, 2020