Jeon Jungkook reaches new heights, no other act has preceded him.
Although BTS’s lead singer has yet to officially launch a solo career, his materials have already broken mind-boggling records for some of the world’s most popular artists.
For example, the recent Golden maknae cover of “Falling” by Harry Styles bagged three titles on YouTube.
While the surprise render wasn’t announced, it did come with one of the biggest debuts in the history of the platform.
In just 24 hours since its release, Jungkook’s touching take had already garnered more than 9 million views, 2.4 million likes and 264,000 comments – the biggest day-long premiere total for an audio clip by any one. solo act.
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It’s also the most watched (9M), loved, and commented on (264k) audio coverage in its first 24 hours! Https: //t.co/x6zzz0mGHv pic.twitter.com/kOjIb0OVip
– World Music Awards (@WORLDMUSICAWARD) October 29, 2021
The latest accolades, however, are far from unexpected, as BTS’s youngest member is known to be one of the group’s most prolific records.
As of this writing, Jungkook owns the two oldest solo hits as well as the two longest B-side tracks on Billboard’s worldwide digital song sales chart.
“Euphoria”, from the septet’s repackaged 2018 album “Love Yourself”: Answer “, reigns at 86 weeks, while” My Time “from fourth album” Map of the Soul: 7 “follows closely behind at 82 images.
“Euphoria” is also just under 2 million streams away from becoming the most played solo song by a Korean male artist on Spotify. The current leader is PSY’s viral hit “Gangnam Style”, which has so far totaled 290 million hits.
After showcasing one of her best vocal performances to date in recent coverage, the hype around her long-awaited untitled mixtape, often referred to by fans “JJK1”, has started to grow again.
Although Jungkook has confirmed that the highly anticipated material is already in the works, the release date has yet to be announced.