KPOP Girl group BLACKPINK’s “Kill This Love” music video surpassed 500 million views on YouTube early Thursday, the fastest K-pop video to hit the mark. It was released 111 days ago.
Previously, the band’s music video of “Ddu-du Ddu-du” reached 500 million in the shortest time among Korean girl bands ― 162 days.
“Kill This Love,” the band’s second mini-album, reached 100 million views in just two days and 14 hours, the fastest on YouTube.
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The band now has four music videos that have achieved 500 million views, proving its international fame despite scandals within its label, YG Entertainment.
“Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” has now exceeded 800 million views, heading toward 900 million, which would break another record for a K-pop group.
BLACKPINK begins its dome concerts in Japan in December, performing in three cities ― Tokyo, Osaka and Fukuoka ― until January. Also, BLACKPINK will be on stage on 25th August for Korean fans in a long time as a performer in the K-ASIAN Festival hosted by Sirius Media and K-Art Contents and sponsored by the Incheon Metropolitan Government.
Source: The Korea Times, YouTube, YG Entertainment