BTS’ Jungkook’s solo sensation “Seven” makes history on Global Music Charts

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In a thrilling turn of events for BTS fans, Jungkook’s latest single, “Seven,” featuring American singer-rapper Latto and Korean actress Han So Hee, has made history by becoming the fastest K-pop artist to reach the top of the US iTunes chart. Within a mere one hour and six minutes after its release on July 14, 2023, the song achieved this remarkable feat, surpassing the previous record set by BTS’ Take Two. BTS fans worldwide were filled with pride and joy as they celebrated this significant achievement.

A Record-Breaking Solo Success for Jungkook

As a member of the globally acclaimed group BTS, Jungkook has consistently showcased his exceptional talent and artistry. His solo track, “Seven,” has shattered multiple records, demonstrating the tremendous impact of his music. The song quickly climbed various charts, securing top positions in multiple countries and captivating listeners with its infectious hooks, captivating lyrics, and Jungkook’s timeless vocals. This achievement solidified his status as a gifted solo artist and propelled his global profile to new heights.

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Dominating International Charts

“Seven” not only conquered the US iTunes chart but also reached the pinnacle of the UK iTunes chart in an astonishingly brief one hour and 20 minutes. This marked the first time a Korean pop song claimed the top spot in the UK, underscoring the growing influence of K-pop worldwide. The accompanying music video for “Seven” achieved groundbreaking success, amassing an astounding two million likes on YouTube in just one hour and 58 minutes. This milestone solidified Jungkook’s position as the fastest K-pop soloist to achieve such a monumental feat.

Global Chart Domination

“Seven” debuted at number one on the prestigious MelOn chart and continued to dominate various music charts worldwide. It secured the top position in six out of the eight largest music markets, including the USA, UK, Germany, Canada, Brazil, and Australia. The catchy track showcased its undeniable dominance not only on international iTunes charts but also on a global scale, solidifying Jungkook’s position as one of the most influential artists in the global music industry.

An Evocative Masterpiece

“Seven” revolves around a couple facing challenges in their relationship. The song is available in two versions: clean and explicit, both of which have been breaking records. The accompanying music video features Jungkook and Han So Hee as the couple, with Jungkook attempting to convince Sohee to reignite their love. The video exudes playfulness, further enhanced by Latto’s impressive rapping skills. As “Seven” continues to captivate audiences worldwide, it is expected to break even more records and solidify Jungkook’s position as one of the most influential artists in the global music industry.

Check out the video below:

정국 (Jung Kook) 'Seven (feat. Latto)' Official MV