BTS Butter Has Melted the Billboard Charts Debuting at No.1 On the Billboard Hot 100

It’s no surprise that ‘Butter’ as the BTS’s second song performed in English will break the world record for debuting at No.1 on the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart this week, eventually unseating Olivia Rodrigo’s “Good for U.”

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With its latest breaking world record, BTS now becomes the seventh artist to earn the first four Hot 100 No.1 in less than a year, joining the likes of The Beatles and Mariah Carey.

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The latest record-breaking song had 32.2 million U.S. streams and 242,800 units sold in the week ending 27th May, according to Nielsen Music/MRC Data. The track also attracted 18.1 million audience impressions on radio airplays.

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Butter’s MV also did make a record-breaking debut when it premiered on YouTube, where it attracted 3.9 million concurrent views during its release back on 21st May. BTS broke their own record when ‘Butter’ surpassed ‘Dynamite’ that previously was holding the top spot with the largest views when it debuted.

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Smashing the top charts, again, isn’t what the group has attained with ‘Butter,’ BTS members, RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, V, Jimin, and Jungkook also has made world records.

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Butter’s music video also set a new all-time record for the most views on YouTube in the first 24 hours, the track attracted over 108.2 million on its first day. As of this publication, the music video already had 280 million views.

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