BTS’ Jungkook’s “Seven” secures 4th spot in Spotify’s most-streamed songs of 2023

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On November 29, Spotify unveiled its annual report, Spotify Wrapped, offering insights into the music preferences of over 574 million users globally. Among the highlights, BTS’ Jungkook stood out with his solo debut single “Seven,” featuring Latto, claiming the impressive fourth spot on Spotify’s most-streamed global songs of 2023.

Late Release, High Impact

“Seven” made a significant impact on the streaming platform despite being released in the second half of 2023, specifically in mid-July. The song’s popularity soared, securing its place among the top-streamed tracks of the year. In the 2023 rankings, only Miley Cyrus’s “Flowers,” SZA’s “Kill Bill,” and Harry Styles’ “As It Was” surpassed “Seven” in terms of streams.

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About “Seven”

Released on July 14, “Seven” marked Jungkook’s official solo debut. The track features a collaboration with Latto and an accompanying music video starring Han So Hee of “Nevertheless.” “Seven” blends elements of the UK garage genre with warm acoustic guitar sounds and a catchy melody. The lyrics convey a serenade expressing the desire to spend an entire week together with a loved one.

Guinness World Records Achievements

Jungkook’s “Seven” recently earned recognition from the prestigious Guinness World Records. The track set a new record for the Fastest Time to Reach 1 Billion Streams on Spotify, surpassing Miley Cyrus’s “Flowers.” Achieving this remarkable feat in just 109 days, Jungkook added another milestone to his solo career.

Additional Records and Certification

In August, Jungkook secured two more Guinness World Records with “Seven” on Spotify’s global chart. The track’s impressive 89,748,171 streams set the record for the most weekly streams among all male artists worldwide. On November 6, the Recording Industry Association of America awarded “Seven” with Platinum certification, signifying sales exceeding one million units. This certification adds to Jungkook’s growing list of achievements, showcasing his solo success.

Jungkook’s “Seven” continues to make waves globally, solidifying the artist’s influence and popularity in the music industry.