TWICE’s Nayeon creates Billboard history with her mini-album ‘IM NAYEON’

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TWICE member Nayeon has recently added yet another feather to her hat and her fans are pretty much excited about the same. The diva has officially made it to Billboard history with her solo debut mini-album IM NAYEON. For the unversed, Billboard’s latest chart update happened on July 3 local time and it is when the revelation was made about Nayeon’s album having debuted at number 7 on the Top 200 albums chart. After having made this ranking on US’ most popular albums chart, Nayeon has become the first-ever K-pop soloist to enter the top 10 of the Billboard 200.


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For the unversed, Nayeon had earlier also entered the top 10 of the chart on two separate occasions but both these instances happened with TWICE, the girl group she is a part of as of now. Moreover, IM NAYEON has also ranked at number 1 on Billboard’s top album sales chart and has debuted atop the same after becoming the best-selling album of the week in the United States.

Nayeon’s Spotify record

IM NAYEON earlier also made a record on the popular global music streaming platform Spotify where it reportedly gained 23.6 million streams. 10 million streams among the same are credited to the title track itself which is POP! So, the song has now recorded the biggest number of streams by any female K-pop artist this year.


Talking about Nayeon’s solo album IM NAYEON, it was released on June 24, 2022, and includes a total number of seven tracks – POP! (title track), SUNSET, HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU, CANDYFLOSS, ALL OR NOTHING, COUNTDOWN (Ft. Wonstein), and NO PROBLEM (Ft. Stray Kids’ Felix).

About Nayeon

Nayeon is the first member from TWICE to have officially made her debut as a soloist. TWICE member Nayeon’s solo debut was announced way back on May 19, 2022, at midnight KST. The official teaser of the upcoming album was also released at the same time, and it left the fans intrigued. Talking about Nayeon, she is a South Korean singer who debuted as one of the members of JYP entertainment’s girl group TWICE in October 2015. She is also the oldest member of the popular girl group and the first one among them to make a solo debut as an artist.


TWICE is a popular South Korean girl group that was formed by JYP Entertainment in October 2015. The group has nine members including Nayeon, Momo, Jihyo, Sana, Jeongyeon, Dahyun, Mina, Tzuyu, and Chaeyoung. The group was formed under the television program titled Sixteen and their first EP was The Story Begins.