BTS’s “Dynamite” music video is the brand new record-holder for highest variety of YouTube viewers for a video premiere, registering not less than greater than twice the height live-audience measurement because the earlier high-water mark.
The brand new “Dynamite” vid from the Okay-pop superstars is also pacing to grow to be the most-viewed video ever within the first 24 hours on YouTube.
For the “Dynamite” premiere Friday (Aug. 21), the video drew simply over four million reside concurrent viewers on YouTube at one level, though the official rely has but to return in from the web video platform. In any case, that simply destroyed the file set in June by Okay-pop woman group Blackpink for “How You Like That,” which formally drew 1.66 million concurrent viewers, in accordance with YouTube.
BTS’s “Dynamite” is their first solely English-language track — which the blokes stated wasn’t the preliminary plan however that the COVID-19 pandemic had spurred them to launch a brand new observe ASAP that might rev-up their world fanbase.
“We really wanted to share this energy with the fans as soon as possible,” BTS’s RM, who’s fluent in English, stated throughout a web based press convention Thursday.
From the early knowledge, you can say: mission completed.
BTS Military punched views of “Dynamite” to over 41.7 million inside 6 hours of its launch Friday on YouTube (at 1 p.m. KST/12 a.m. ET). That places BTS in wonderful place to reclaim the 24-hour file, at present held by Blackpink’s “How You Like That,” which formally registered 86.three million views within the first 24 hours, per YouTube. BTS beforehand held that YouTube file with “Boy With Luv” that includes Halsey, which amassed 74.6 million views within the preliminary one-day interval in April 2019.
The TV efficiency premiere of “Dynamite” will happen at the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards, scheduled to air Aug. 30 at eight p.m. ET/PT.
BTS, which is managed by Huge Hit Leisure, is about to launch “Break the Silence: The Movie,” a documentary following the group on its “Love Yourself: Speak Yourself” stadium tour, in theaters beginning Sept. 10.
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