BLACKPINK Named On 2019 “Time 100 Next” List
BLACKPINK has been recognized as rising influential stars by TIME magazine!
On November 13 local time, the magazine released its new “TIME 100 Next” list which names “100 rising stars who are shaping the future of business, entertainment, sports, politics, science, and more.” This inaugural list is connected to the magazine’s famous “TIME 100” which lists the most influential people in the world.
The 100 selected figures on the “TIME 100 Next” were categorized into artists, advocates, leaders, phenoms, and innovators.
BLACKPINK was included as a “phenom” and earned a spot for their global influence and fan power. Their list of achievements included reaching 31 million YouTube subscribers, being the first K-pop girl group to perform at Coachella, and “DDU DU DDU DU” becoming the first K-pop group video with 1 billion views on YouTube.
Congratulations to BLACKPINK!