BLACKPINK‘s “DDU-DU DDU-DU” MV has broken PSY‘s record, making it YouTube’s most-watched K-Pop music video in 24 hours.
On June 15, the “DDU-DU DDU-DU” MV racked up 36.2 million views, surpassing BTS‘s “FAKE LOVE” (35.9 million) and record-holder, PSY’s “Gentleman” (36.0 million). Overall, the “DDU-DU DDU-DU” MV ranks seventh on YouTube list of most-watched in 24 hours videos.
YouTube’s list includes videos of every kind, not just music videos. When looking at only music videos, “DDU-DU DDU-DU” is the second most-watched MV in its first 24 hours.
Taylor Swift‘s “What You Made Me Do” is in first place with 43.2 million views.
In less than a month, BLACKPINK has gone from YG Entertainment‘s neglected girl group to one of the hottest K-Pop acts of 2018.
BLACKPINK’s comeback track has done nothing but smash records since it dropped, and now more people are becoming BLINKs every day.
In short, BLACKPINK is “in your area” and they’re not going anywhere any time soon!
Check out their record-breaking music video here.