Fans of BLACKPINK now have a new reason to celebrate, as the group has just released a brand-new album. According to reports, their music video titled “Kill This Love” has achieved 1.7 billion views on the renowned website YouTube. Friday, the K-pop girl group’s agency YG Entertainment verified the report.
For the uninitiated, ‘Kill This Love is the group’s second video to reach the milestone on the site, following “Ddu-du Ddu-du,” another of their huge hits. Currently, the group is the only K-pop act to have two of their videos hold the record.
Overview of Kill This Love
“Kill This Love” is the title track from the band’s EP, which came out in April of this year. On the other hand, the main song reportedly debuted on Billboard’s Hot 100 at number 41, and the album debuted at number 24 on Billboard’s Top 200.
Schedule of BLACKPINK
All the BLACKPINK members recently returned to Seoul on Saturday after the North American leg of their lengthy international tour. The K-pop girl group performed 14 times in seven different cities in Canada and the US for an audience of around 200,000 people. They have begun their schedule again from Monday.
Earlier Records of BLACKPINK
After their last show in Newark, they set a new record, which they just broke. For those who don’t know, BLACKPINK is the female group whose concert made the most money in the U.S. The group broke the record when they played at the Prudential Center in Newark on November 14 and 15, 2022. Each night, they made about $3.298 million USD. This is the first time in history that a girl group has ever made more than $3 million at a single arena concert in the US, and they did it twice at the Prudential Center.
The 2022 MTV European Music Awards
The 2022 MTV European Music Awards were held in Düsseldorf, Germany on November 13, 2022. BLACKPINK was one of many big winners at the mega event ‘The Virtual‘ for the category ‘Best Metaverse Performance.’ The popular K-pop girl band, which already has several records to its name, was praised by the international media.