BTS’s Jungkook proves himself as a world star by appearing in the list of “25 Platinum Players in Music”
The US media outlet Hollywood Reporter published a special article titled “25 Platinum Players in Music” on September 21st (KST). The media listed global music stars with outstanding performances this year.
Jungkook was the only K-pop artist on the list. He achieved this thanks to the huge popularity and virality of his first solo single “Seven”.
The media stated, “Jungkook is having the most fun by topping the charts with the thumping hit ‘Seven’, a collaboration with Latto that reached the No.1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100”, adding “The song also reigns as Billboard’s No.1 global song of the summer in 2023”.
They also praised the performance of other BTS members, saying “Jimin launched a No. 1 hit this year with ‘Like Crazy’; V released his solo debut in September; and Suga dropped an album in April.”
In addition to Jungkook, the list also included big names, such as Beyoncé, Miley Cyrus, Drake, Billie Eilish, Taylor Swift, and Olivia Rodrigo.