[OSEN=지민경기자] BLACKPINK’s MV for ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ set a milestone of surpassing 700 million views for the first time in K-Pop group history.
Today(9th) at 9 AM, the MV for ‘DDU-DU DD-DU’ wrote new history by surpassing 700 million views on YouTube. To celebrate the new record, YG Entertainment uploaded a celebratory poster through their official blog.
The MV for ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ released on June 15 surpassed 700 million views in just 266 days, which is the highest record in K-Pop group history.
The surpassing 700 million views by BLACKPINK for the first time as a K-Pop group has been predicted. They surpassed 600 million views in less than one half of the pre-existing record, while rapidly increasing in views to become the most-watched video in K-Pop group history last month.
The MV for ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ previously became the fastest MV to surpass 100 million views in K-Pop girl group history and started to make new records in boy and girl group history at the point they surpassed 200 million views. They set a milestone by re-writing all time-related records as they reached 200 to 700 million views.
Furthermore, BLACKPINK has the greatest number of MVs with over 500 million views among all K-Pop groups. They have 3 videos including ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ with 700 million views, in addition to ‘AS IF IT’S YOUR LAST’ and ‘BOOMBAYAH’ with 500 million views, respectively.