BLACKPINK Sweeps iTunes Charts Across The Globe With “THE ALBUM”
BLACKPINK is dominating iTunes charts all over the world with their first full-length album!
On October 2 at 1 p.m. KST, BLACKPINK made their highly-anticipated comeback with their very first studio album “THE ALBUM” and its accompanying title track “Lovesick Girls.” (Only the digital version of the album was released; the physical album will drop on October 6.) Immediately after its release, BLACKPINK’s long-awaited album shot to the top of iTunes charts in many countries across the globe.
According to YG Entertainment, as of 7 a.m. KST on October 3, “THE ALBUM” had hit No. 1 on iTunes Top Albums charts in at least 57 different regions, including the United States, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Spain, France, Sweden, Greece, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Additionally, the music video for “Lovesick Girls” managed to surpass 50 million views on YouTube in less than 18 hours, and less than a day after the video’s release, BLACKPINK’s official YouTube channel has already gained approximately 500,000 new subscribers.
Congratulations to BLACKPINK on their successful comeback!
If you haven’t already seen it, check out the group’s new music video for “Lovesick Girls” here!