BTS’ J-Hope, rapper and dance leader who released his solo mixtape ‘Hope World’ that reached over 100 #1s on iTunes and celebrated its third year anniversary, recently became the most followed solo K-Pop artist on music streaming service Spotify, taking the post from BIGBANG member G-Dragon, who previously held the record. With over 5.561M Followers on Spotify J-Hope has entered in the Top 200 Most Followed Artist on Spotify (#200) he is the First and Only Korean Soloist to enter the list.
In September 2019, he released his song “Chicken Noodle Soup” featuring Becky G. On October 12, 2019, the solo single debuted at No. 81 on US Billboard Hot 100, which made him the first member of BTS with a Hot 100 hit under his own name.
In 2018, he was awarded the fifth-class Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit by the President of South Korea along with the other members of the group. He had the most liked tweet in the world for 2018 when he posted the “In My Feelings” Challenge