BTS topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart for two weeks in a row, making them the first Korean pop act ever to achieve this feat. The “Dynamite” music video broke the Youtube record for most views in the first 24 hours, garnering 101.1 million views. The single also topped the iTunes charts in 104 countries/regions, and Spotify’s “Global Top 50” chart, first ever for a Korean artist.
They recently performed “Dynamite” for the first time at the MTV Video Music Awards, where they won all four categories they were nominated for: BEST POP, BEST GROUP, BEST K-POP and BEST CHOREOGRAPHY. They have also revealed more “Dynamite” performances as well as interviews for a number of prominent TV shows.
BTS and “Dynamite” sparks have reached India as well. In addition to topping the Spotify India Top 50 chart, “Dynamite” has become a favourite amongst India’s celebrities, influencers, and dance crews alike. Tiger Shroff recently posted a video of himself dancing to “Dynamite” on his social media channels grabbing the attention of his fans as well as ARMY, BTS’ fans.
In addition, Lauren Gottlieb, Urvashi Rautela, Kings United India, Aashna Shroff have all uploaded “Dynamite” videos of their own, which continue to garner millions of views spreading the “Dynamite” fever.
BTS, an acronym of Bangtan Sonyeondan or “Beyond the Scene,” is a South Korean boyband that has been capturing the hearts of millions of fans globally since their debut in June 2013. The members of BTS are RM, Jin, SUGA, j-hope, Jimin, V, and Jung Kook. Gaining recognition for their authentic and self-produced music, top-notch performances, and the way they interact with their fans, the band has established themselves as global superstars breaking countless world records. While imparting a positive influence through activities such as the LOVE MYSELF campaign and the UN ‘Speak Yourself’ speech, BTS has mobilized millions of fans across the world (named ARMY), topped prominent music charts, performed multiple sold-out stadium shows across the world and has been named as one of TIME 100: The Most Influential People of 2019. The band has also been recognized with numerous prestigious awards like the Billboard Music Awards and American Music Awards.