While the Army is waiting for the grand BTS reunion, two of their members, V and Jungkook, are currently basking in the glow of success. With their respective solo debut singles making remarkable waves on Spotify’s charts, they are setting new records and showcasing their individual musical talents. For the unversed, both singers made their respective solo debuts this year. Talking about JK, he released his solo single Seven sometime back. On the other hand, Kim Taehyung is awaiting the release of his solo album titled Layover.
Jungkook’s “Seven” Reigns Supreme
Jungkook’s solo debut single, “Seven,” has accomplished extraordinary feats on Spotify. This track has etched Jungkook’s name in the record books, not just within the realm of K-pop but across the entire music industry. In a remarkable achievement, “Seven” secured the No. 1 spot on Spotify’s Global Top Songs chart for an impressive four consecutive weeks. This extraordinary accomplishment not only marked a significant milestone for Jungkook but also solidified his status as a prominent musical artist.
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The accolades continue to pour in, as Jungkook became the first Korean artist to hold the No. 1 position on Spotify’s Global Top Songs for a consecutive 28 days. In addition to his global triumphs, “Seven” achieved notable success in the UK’s Official Singles Chart, soaring to No. 25 within just four weeks of release.
[INFO] Love Me Again and Rainy Days by V debut at #10 and #12 on Spotify Global Chart
#10 Love Me Again — 3,773,666
#12 Rainy Days — 3,576,108 pic.twitter.com/DRIsFnhv9l
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V’s Pre-Releases Set the Stage
V, the second youngest member of BTS, has embarked on his solo journey with pre-released tracks “Love Me Again” and “Rainy Days,” offering fans a taste of his distinctive musical style. As he gears up for his full solo debut in September with the album “Layover,” these pre-releases have already made significant marks on Spotify’s Global Top Charts.
Love Me Again secured an impressive position at No. 10 on the chart, garnering a remarkable 3,773,666 listens on its very first day. Meanwhile, Rainy Days claimed the No. 12 spot with 3,576,108 listens. These initial achievements underscore the anticipation and excitement surrounding V’s upcoming solo debut.
Global Triumph and Oricon Domination
V’s pre-released singles didn’t just conquer Spotify; they made waves internationally. “Rainy Days” and “Love Me Again” both attained the No. 1 spot on iTunes Charts in numerous countries. “Rainy Days” soared to the top in 70 countries, while “Love Me Again” secured the No. 1 position in 35 countries.
Furthermore, these tracks entered Oricon’s daily digital singles chart with remarkable success. “Rainy Days” clinched the top position, with “Love Me Again” following closely at No. 2. This international acclaim highlights V’s ability to captivate audiences across the globe and sets the stage for his highly anticipated solo debut album, “Layover,” scheduled for release on September 8.
A Solo Success Story for Jungkook and V
Jungkook and V, the talented members of BTS, are carving out their solo paths with unparalleled achievements on Spotify’s charts. From Jungkook’s record-breaking reign at No. 1 to V’s pre-releases sparking international fervor, these accomplishments showcase their individual musical brilliance and cement their status as global music icons. As they continue to captivate audiences with their unique artistry, the anticipation for their future solo endeavors reaches unprecedented heights.