BTS’ “Dynamite” Now Ties With “Gangnam Style” by PSY For This Billboard Hot 100 Record by a Korean Act

BTS’ takes #34 on the Billboard Hot 100 and now ties with “Gangnam Style” by PSY for the most weeks spent on the Billboard Hot 100 by a Korean act, with 31 weeks each.

BTS’ “Dynamite” was released on August 21, 2020. “Dynamite” debuted at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, becoming the band’s first number-one single in the United States and making BTS the first all-South Korean act to top the Hot 100.  “Dynamite” stayed atop the Hot 100 for three total weeks.

On Spotify, “Dynamite” debuted with 7.778 million streams, marking the biggest opening-day for a song in 2020. Additionally, “Dynamite” peaked at number one on both the Billboard Global 200 and Billboard Global Excl. U.S. charts, topping the latter for three consecutive weeks. The song charted in the top 10 in 25 different countries and topped the charts in Hungary, Israel, Lithuania, Malaysia, Scotland, Singapore, and South Korea.

BTS Dynamite last week (week of 27th March)
BTS Dynamite this week (week of 3rd April)

Congratulations BTS!

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