BTS’ “Spring Day” Achieves Record Of Longest Charting Song On Melon’s Weekly Chart
BTS’ “Spring Day” has now spent 130 weeks on the weekly chart of Korea’s largest music site Melon!
The song was released as the title track of their repackaged album “You Never Walk Alone” on February 13, 2017. Beloved by fans and the public alike, the track won the Best Song of the Year award at the 2017 Melon Music Awards.
While even the most popular of tracks usually eventually fall out of the Top 100 chart on Melon, “Spring Day” has now maintained a spot on the weekly chart for 130 weeks, never once leaving the chart. This matches the record for longest charting song set by Sam Smith with “I’m Not The Only One.”
BTS’s fans ARMY are celebrating on Twitter, leading to a hashtag at the top of the worldwide trends!
Check out some of the celebration tweets below!
봄날 (Spring Day) has officially become the longest song to chart on Melon's weekly charts. It's been charting for 130 weeks. Even after 2 years, the nation still finds comfort in your song ? Congratulations @BTS_twt. #130Weeks_With_SpringDay ?#130주동안_함께한_봄날 pic.twitter.com/iHbP6eRfnf
— ? (@stussyjimin) August 12, 2019
— JK STEP? (@pouty_jk97) August 12, 2019
This iconic song is famous even in SK. Knews reported about how the filming locations (Jumunjin Beach, Sihwaho Lake, Iryeong Train Station) are major tourist attractions and there are even Spring Day MV tours for them#130Weeks_With_SpringDay @BTS_twt pic.twitter.com/MxyQT6Rn0e
— Aurelia? (@AureliaOT7) August 12, 2019
— Heartbeat ? (@iunno_nanmolla) August 12, 2019
Congratulations to BTS!