BLACKPINK’s very own Jennie has marked a significant milestone with her latest solo release, “You & Me,” as it debuts on the Spotify Global Chart. The South Korean artist, who made her solo debut in 2018 with the hit single “SOLO,” is once again taking the music world by storm.
Jennie’s much-anticipated single, “You & Me,” was officially released on October 6, 2023, and it quickly gained momentum on music charts not only in South Korea and Japan but also on a global scale. The “You & Me” Coachella version achieved an impressive feat by making its debut at No. 18 on Spotify’s Global Top Songs chart.
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The Excellent Achievement
This achievement on the Global Top Songs chart signifies a significant milestone for BLACKPINK’s Jennie, as it marks her first entry into the coveted Top 20 list. The journey of “You & Me” dates back to its debut performance during the opening of BLACKPINK’s Born Pink World Tour in Seoul in October 2022. Subsequently, in April 2023, Jennie delivered a captivating remix version of the song during the renowned Coachella Music Festival.
The cover art for “You & Me” holds a special touch, as it was beautifully illustrated by the renowned Japanese artist Naoko Takeuchi, best known for her work on the iconic manga series Sailor Moon. Notably, Naoko Takeuchi will also be collaborating on the design of Jennie’s merchandise collection, further enhancing the artistic depth of this release.
Jennie’s Remarkable Journey as a Soloist
For the unversed, Jennie made her debut in the K-pop industry in 2016 as part of YG Entertainment’s girl group, BLACKPINK. The group quickly gained immense popularity and became beloved by fans around the world. In 2018, the diva embarked on her solo career with the release of “SOLO.” The song, characterized by its blend of dance pop and hip-hop elements, captures the essence of independence following a breakup.
The success of “SOLO” continued to soar, eventually becoming the most-streamed song with over 300 million streams on Spotify as of June 2021. “You & Me” now stands as Jennie’s second solo release that has won the hearts of the BLINKs worldwide in no time.