The group BLACKPINK became the artist with the most YouTube subscribers in the world, proving the worldwide popularity of K-Pop.
YG Entertainment announced that BLACKPINK’s official YouTube channel subscribers exceeded 65.2 million around 2:42 pm on the 10th, surpassing pop star Justin Bieber, who was the strongest in this field. As of 9 p.m., the number of subscribers is 65.4 million.
In July 2020, Blackpink became the first non-English speaking artist to be in the top 5 YouTube subscribers. The first YouTube channel was opened in June 2016. The first place in YouTube subscribers was achieved in 5 years and 3 months.
The cumulative number of views of content uploaded to BLACKPINK’s official YouTube channel, such as music videos, choreography videos, and members’ solo activity videos, has approached a total of 20 billion views. There are 29 YouTube videos of BLACKPINK that have exceeded 100 million views. ‘Ddu du ddu du’ music video 1.6 billion times, ‘Kill this love’ music video 1.3 billion times, ‘How you like that’ music video 900 million times Recording views.
Through YG Entertainment, BLACKPINK expressed their gratitude to the fans, saying, “It’s a miraculous moment that Blink created.” He also said, “I will continue to become an artist who gives positive energy through good music and videos.”