BTS’ latest single Butter has followed the wave of success and now tops the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
According to Billboard, “Of the groups, BTS has landed its first four No. 1s the fastest since the Jackson 5 in 1970.”
The success of “Butter” follows “Dynamite,” “Life Goes On” and a remix of “Savage Love (Laxed – Siren Beat)” as all three songs earned the #1 spot on the Hot 100. Billboard added: ” BTS is the first group with a trio of No. 1 entries; no other group has more than one.”
“Butter” also tops the Billboard Global 200 and Billboard Global charts (excluding the US). “Butter” had the biggest debut on Spotify Global Charts with 11.04 million streams. It also had the largest single-day streams on Spotify with 20.9 million streams, which is a first in Spotify’s history. On YouTube, Butter’s video had 3.9 million concurrent views at the time of its premiere and over 108.2 million views in its first 24 hours.
“Butter” is BTS’ first release of 2021. The group enjoyed mega success with their 2020 release “Dynamite” and followed it up with the release of their album Be in November 2020.
BTS is a K-Pop band with members RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V and Jungkook.