INDIO, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 19: (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been processed using digital filters.) ... <+> Blackpink persize at Sahara Tent during the 2019 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival on April 19, 2019 in Indio, California. (Photo by Rich Fury/Getty Images for Coachella)

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South Korean girl group Blackpink just shattered a new record, as their single “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” has become the first music đoạn Clip by a K-pop group lớn earn 1 billion YouTube views.

The group’s label, YG Entertainment, shared the news on Twitter today, as did Universal Music Group, which represents the b& outside of Asia.A YouTube spokesperson separately confirmed the news khổng lồ, writing, "Blackpink"s "뚜두뚜두 (DDU-DU DDU-DU)"has officially become the first video clip from a K-pop group to lớn enter the Billion Views Club.”

Blackpink released “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” on June 15, 2018, as the lead single off their debut EP., Square Up. The opulent video became an instant sensation, reaching 50 million views in record time for a K-pop girl group and becoming the most-watched YouTube đoạn Clip by a Korean group in January.

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While Blackpink are the first K-pop group to surpass 1 billion Clip views, they are not the first Korean artist khổng lồ vị so. Psy has done it twice, first with “Gangnam giới Style”—which became the first YouTube video clip to lớn reach 1 billion views in December 2012—& later with “Gentleman.”

Blackpink are no strangers lớn breaking records. They are the highest-charting female K-pop act on the Billboard 200 and the Billboard Hot 100; their Kill This Love EP.. peaked at No. 24, and its title track peaked at No. 41. In August, “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” was certified gold by the RIAA, making Blackpink the first K-pop girl group to earn an RIAA certification, Billboard previously reported. Blackpink are also the most-subscribed music group on YouTube, amassing 31.2 million subscribers.


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