BLACKPINK’s Jennie continues to leave her mark on the music industry with her recent surprise release, “You & Me,” which was a heartfelt gift to her fans. Remarkably, the song has climbed the global music charts, including iTunes, Spotify, MelOn, and YouTube, without any formal promotions, showcasing her immense global appeal and popularity as an artist.
Global Success on YouTube
YouTube recently unveiled its chart for the week, and fans were pleasantly surprised to find that Jennie’s second solo song, “You & Me,” made its debut at No. 1 on the Global YouTube Song chart. Achieving this milestone with a staggering 44 million streams is a testament to the song’s immediate impact and fan dedication. Notably, the official performance video for “You & Me” has also taken the YouTube charts by storm. It debuted at No. 1 on the Global YouTube Top Music Videos chart, garnering over 26.8 million views.
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The remarkable streaming debuts on the YouTube Songs chart were particularly noteworthy in South Korea, Indonesia, India, the USA, and Mexico, where “You & Me” quickly became a fan favorite. South Korea led the way with an impressive 3.47 million streams, securing the top position.
About “You & Me”
“You & Me” is BLACKPINK Jennie’s second solo release, following her 2018 debut with “SOLO.” This song has a special connection with fans, as Jennie performed it twice during BLACKPINK’s Born Pink World Tour. The first rendition was at the tour’s kickoff show in Seoul, and the second was at the group’s Coachella performance, where Jennie captivated the audience with her artistic performance and charismatic aura. The official release of “You & Me” had fans eagerly anticipating its arrival.
Jennie, in a heartwarming gesture, gifted “You & Me” to her dedicated fanbase. The song is accompanied by an official performance video that further elevates the song’s emotional impact. Additionally, Jennie treated fans to a live performance clip of the jazz version of “You & Me,” demonstrating her versatility and artistic prowess.