“Dynamite by Korean band, BTS celebrates its 1 year anniversary with some very impressive records and achievements!
“Dynamite” was released on 21st August 2021. The song in BTS’ first ever full English song that the members Jin, SUGA, j-hope, RM, Jimin, V and JungKook wanted to share to comfort people in this time of the 2020 pandemic. The song is upbeat with summer vibes that is truly an ear worm. From getting BTS their first GRAMMY nomination and first ever Asian Artist’s solo performance on the stage to achieving 1 Billion views in less than a year, the song is truly remarkable. With over 40 live performances, the song has truly been what the world needed during these hard times.
GLOBAL -It ranked #10 on IFPI Best selling songs of 2020 with over 1.28 BILLION subscription stream equivalents with little over 4 months of tracking
• Longest running #1 hit on Digital Song Sales chart ever (18 weeks)• Eligible for 4x Platinum (4,000,000 units) • #1 Best selling song of 2020 in US with over 1.3 MILLION copies sold – over 2x more than #2
UNITED STATES • Debuted at #1 on Hot 100 chart • Debuted at #1 on Digital Song Sales chart with over 265K copies – outsold the rest of the Top 50 • Longest charting song by a Korean artist on Hot 100 (32 weeks)
JAPAN • Spent its entire year (52 weeks) in the Top 10 on Japan Hot 100 chart • Fastest song to surpass 400 MILLION streams on Billboard Japan • RIAJ Platinum certification for surpassing 250,000 downloads • RIAJ Platinum certification for surpassing 100,000,000 streams
UNITED KINGDOM • Debuted at #3 on the Official Singles Chart with 50.2K sales (5.3M streams and 22k downloads) • 15th best selling single of 2020 • Platinum certification (600,000 units) • Spent 27 weeks charting on the Official Singles Chart – 2nd longest for a Korean act
SPOTIFY • 12.6 MILLION overall streams – biggest debut of 2020 and second biggest overall, after Butter • 7.77 MILLIOM streams on the Global chart – biggest debut of 2020 • Most streamed song by a Korean artist ever
YOUTUBE • 101.1 MILLION views in the first 24 hours – the biggest debut at that time, now #2 (after Butter) • Fastest music video to surpass 30 MILLION likes • Over 1.2B views so far
• Over 1.04 BILLION streams so far • Spent 119 days in the Top 10 Global chart – 4th longest charting song of 2020
• Debuted at #1 on both Global YouTube Top Music Videos and Top Songs chart with 220 MILLION and 287 MILLION views respectively. and many other YouTube records that Dynamite held but Butter broke
SOUTH KOREAN CHARTS & STREAMING PLATFORMS • Most weeks at #1 on Melon and Gaon (11 weeks) • Song with most PAKs in history (610) • Over 1.2 BILLION digital points on Gaon – 2020 song with most points • Fastest song in history to surpass 100 MILLION streams on Genie