BLACKPINK’s “DDU DU DDU DU” became the most-viewed Korean MV within 24 hours on YouTube!

BLACKPINK’s “DDU DU DDU DU” music video beat previous records set by PSY with “Gentleman,” and became the most-viewed Korean music video within 24 hours on YouTube. In addition, the music video also beat BTS’ May Release “Fake Love.”

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According to the YouTube streaming data, “DDU DU DDU DU” reached over 36.2 million views within 24 hours. The video surpassed PSY’s 2013 release “Gentleman” and BTS’ “Fake love,” which saw 36 million and 35.9 million, respectively.

On July 5, Metro News also confirmed that “DDU DU DDU DU” is the second most-viewed music video in the first 24-hour period in YouTube History. The video came in close second to Taylor Swift’s 2017 release, “Look What You Made Me Do” with 43.2 million views. Furthermore, Billboard selected the song as the “biggest 24-hour debut of 2018.”

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Billboard reported, “K-pop quarter BLACKPINK broke numerous records with the release of their Square Up album last month. Now they can add one more accolade to their name: the girl group has now broken the record for the most-viewed Korean music video within 24 hours of its release on YouTube.”

BLACKPINk doesn’t need to say much; their records prove that the girl group is, indeed, the revolution.

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Translated by Dasol Kim