BTS’s Jimin breaks iTunes record with new song
Jimin of K-pop group BTS breaks new record for fastest song to top iTunes charts in 100 countries with pre-release track Free me pt. 2. He released the track on March 17.
The single, which is part of his upcoming debut solo album Confront, reached No. 1 on the iTunes Top Songs chart in approximately 110 different regions just hours after its release. Countries include places like Germany, France, Finland, UK, Australia, Italy, Japan, USA and more.
The music video for the song also quickly racked up views, garnering around 14.2 million views as of 10 a.m. KST on March 18. The full album is set to be released on March 24.