On Friday August 21, BTS finally uploaded their highly anticipated music video for ‘Dynamite’. Now, that video has obliterated the record for most views on YouTube in a 24 hour period.
As confirmed by Variety, the music video for ‘Dynamite’ racked up 101.1million views within the first 24 hours. This surpasses the previous record holder – fellow K-Pop superstars BLACKPINK – with their track ‘How You Like That‘ which garnered 86.3million views in 24 hours.
In addition, ‘Dynamite’ is the first video in YouTube history to earn over 100million views in a 24 hour period.
Next month, the band will drop their new concert film Break The Silence: The Movie, which was filmed during the band’s ‘Love Yourself: Speak Yourself’ world tour.
BTS are notorious for their loyal and passionate fanbase, with K-Pop on the rise in the commercial music scene it comes as no surprise that this supergroup have become record breakers.
Reported By: Jessica Rowe