The Korea Herald/Asia News Network
Trailblazing K-pop boy band BTS has set yet another record in K-pop history.
The music video for the group’s song “DNA” has surpassed 200 million views on YouTube in three months since its Sept. 18 release.
It is the quickest a K-pop music video has surpassed 200 million views.
BTS now has under its belt four videos that have surpassed the 200 million mark, including those for “Fire,” “Blood, Sweat & Tears” and “Dope.”
Seven of its music videos have surpassed 100 million views on YouTube -- “Save Me,” “Not Today,” “Danger,” “I Need U,” “Boy In Luv,” “Spring Day” and “War of Hormone.”
The seven-member K-pop act has been making a global impact as a pop icon, smashing records and setting milestone achievements.
BTS became the first Korean act to enter Billboard’s year-end “Top 10 Artists” list and set a new record in Japan’s Oricon Charts as well.