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BTS set a new record at the milestone of 900 million views, surpassed BLACKPINK but still lost to a male solo artist

The MV Dynamite has brought BTS a new record on YouTube

At 10:00 (KST) on March 10, the Dynamite MV officially reached 900 million views on YouTube.  BTS‘s super hit made this achievement in just 6 months, 16 days, and 21 hours (about 200 days) from its release on August 21, 2020.

BTS set a new record at the milestone of 900 million views, surpassed BLACKPINK but still lost to a male solo artist

Dynamite has become the fastest MV of a Kpop group to reach 900 million views, breaks the record of DDU-DU DDU-DU (BLACKPINK), released in June 2018.  The music video of the 4 YG girls reached 900 million views in 1 year, 1 month, and 15 days.  This is also the 3rd MV of BTS to hit this milestone (after Boy With Luv and DNA).

Although BTS is leading among Kpop groups and outperforming BLACKPINK, they still have not been able to surpass PSY on the 900 million views race.  MV Gangnam Style reached 900 million views in just 144.5 days (over 4 months). Therefore, PSY is still the Korean artist who owns the fastest MV to receive this achievement.

Top 5 fastest MV of Kpop artists to reach 900 million views

 1. Gangnam Style – PSY: 144.5 days

 2. Dynamite – BTS: 200 days

 3. DDU-DU DDU-DU – BLACKPINK: 410.1 days

 4. Kill This Love – BLACKPINK: 459.7 days

 5. Boy With Luv – BTS (feat. Halsey): 497.7 days

Sources: k14

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