Rookie girl group IVE have achieve a cumulative 30 trophies for 1st place on music shows
Starting with their debut song “ELEVEN”, IVE’s “Love Dive” and the recently released single “After LIKE” have made for 3 consecutive hits. Despite having debuted less than a year ago, the group has already set a record with 30 music show wins through just 3 single albums.
In particular, IVE took 1st place with “ELEVEN” within just a week of debut, and has since won 3 tropines of “Music Bank”, 4 trophies on “Music Core”, and 3 trophies of “Inkigayo” for the song, including triple crowns. With a total of 13 trophies in various music programs, the group showed off their unparalleled potential.
Soon after, IVE dropped their 2nd single “Love Dive”, which also ranked first on various music programs, even continuing to win after the group concluded their promotions.
Finally, the group’s latest single “After LIKE”, which was released on August 22nd, has once again proven IVE’s unusual popularity. With this new single, IVE has taken first place on “The Show”, “Music Bank”, and “Music Core” right after their comeback, and currently won 7 trophies during this promotion.
IVE debuted in December of last year with the single “ELEVEN”, which quickly topped real-time charts of major domestic music sites such as Bugs, Flo, and Vibe, as well as landed in high positions on world-wide music platforms’ charts like Spotify’s Global 200 and Apple Music’s Today’s Top 100. With first rankings on all Korean charts, “ELEVEN” has announced the birth of a “monster rookie”, while “Love Dive”, which was released 4 months later, continue to secure such a title. In particular, “Love Dive” swept through various charts, including Top 50 on Spotify’s Global Chart and 1st place on Melon’s Monthly Chart of June. Even now, both “ELEVEN” and “Love Dive” remain in high positions on the charts, and “Love Dive” has even recorded a long-term chart-in of 22 weeks on the US Billboard’s “Billboard Global 200” and “Billboard Global (Excl. US)” charts.
“After LIKE”, which is causing the third “IVE Syndrome”, has also taken the top spot on various music sites in Korea within a week of its release, at the same time cruising through overseas charts. According to the latest chart released by Billboard on September 10th, with this new song, IVE ranked 20th on the Billboard Global 200 chart, up 28 notches from last week, and 9th on the Billboard Global (excluding the United States) chart, up 18 notches. In addition, “After LIKE” has ranked 9th on the World Digital Songs Sales chart for two weeks, entering 7th place on the Hot Trending Song weekly chart, and ranked in a total of 10 countries on the HITS OF THE WORLD chart, proving its global popularity.
Moreover, IVE also boasts impressive physical album sales with a total of 1,111,177 copies sold, ranking first in Autumn’s “Album Chart” and well on their way to become the representative group of Kpop’s 4th generation.
With their new song “After LIKE”, which was released on August 22nd, IVE has become the best rookie of 2022 by winning 30 trophies in his career with 279 days of his debut, as well as won Rookie of the Year (Super Rookie Award) and the Bonsang(Main Award) at the K Global Heart Dream Awards, which was held on August 25th.