This Friday, the 26th, Guinness World Records announced that Jimin, by BTS, broke a new record. The idol became the fastest male solo K-pop artist to reach 1 billion streams on Spotify, all in just 393 days. The former holder of this record is also from BTS: jungkook had accomplished the feat in 409 days.
Most of Jimin’s streams come from his solo debut. The star released the album “FACE”, which features the title track “Like Crazy” and the pre-release track “Set Me Free Pt. two”. The disc has four more songs, such as “VIBE”, which has the participation of taeyang from BIGBANG.
please note that Jimin he was already making big marks with his solo debut. The star became the second K-pop solo artist to keep a track on the Billboard Hot 100 for three weeks, second only to PSY, with the hit “Gangnam Style”. Jimin achieved this feat with the album’s title track.
Still with the same track, the idol ranked second on the Billboard digital song sales charts, in addition to occupying the 8th position on the Global Excl chart. Table the US. He even managed to place 10th on the Global 200.