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[YG-LIFE] 180708 BLACKPINK’s ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ at No. 1 for 4 Weeks, Aiming for Their 9th Crown on ‘Inkigayo’

BLACKPINK is displaying unmatched influence in music charts, by maintaining their no. 1 spot for 24 days. As of July 8, at 10 AM, the title song ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ from BLACKPINK’s first mini album ‘SQUARE UP’ topped major real-time music charts in streaming platforms including Melon, Mnet, Genie, Olleh, and Bugs.

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[YG-LIFE] 180706 BLACKPINK’s ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ Confirmed as MV with the 2nd Most Views in 24 Hours on YouTube, Best Record Among Korean MVs

BLACKPINK’s MV for ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ became the 2nd most viewed MV in 24 hours on YouTube. According to UK Metro on July 5 (local time), “BLACKPINK’s MV for ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ became the 2nd most viewed MV in 24 hours in the world, second to Taylor Swift’s ‘Look What You Made Me Do”.

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[NEWS] 180705 BLACKPINK’s ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ Becomes Most-Viewed Korean Music Video Within 24 Hours of Its Release on YouTube

It also has the most first-day views for any video in 2018. K-pop quartet BLACKPINK broke numerous records with the release of their SQUARE UP album last month, and 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 […]

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[YG-LIFE] 180704 BLACKPINK, No. 1 on Music Charts for 20 Days, Enters 7 US Billboard Charts, ‘On the Rise’

BLACKPINK is maintaining their long-run popularity by keeping their no. 1 spot on music charts for 20 days. As of July 4, at 9 AM, the title song ‘DDU-DU DDU-DU’ from BLACKPINK’s first mini album ‘SQUARE UP’ was placed at no. 1 on various real-time music charts including Melon, which is Korea’s largest music platform.

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[NEWS] 180704 BTS, SHINee, BLACKPINK, DAY6, And NU’EST W Take Spots In Top 10 Of Billboard’s World Albums Chart

There are many Korean artists on this week’s World Albums chart! Billboard has now released its charts for the week ending in July 7, and BTS’s “Love Yourself: Tear” has risen back up to the No. 1 spot on the World Albums chart. It is currently in its sixth week overall and its fifth week […]

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[BILLBOARD] 180703 BLACKPINK Tie PSY & BIGBANG for Second-Most No. 1s on World Digital Song Sales Chart

The quartet is also only the second girl group to top both main world-music charts. BLACKPINK’s latest chart accomplishments bring additional accolades that indicates the girl group is on its way to being one of K-pop’s brightest acts in America.

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[BILLBOARD] 180703 BLACKPINK Talk ‘Square Up,’ ‘Ddu-Du Ddu-Du’ Video & The Future

Girl group BLACKPINK recently returned after a year’s absence with their new EP Square Up and promptly made history when their album and the single “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” became the highest-charting ever by a female K-pop act to appear on the Billboard 200 and Hot 100 charts, landing at Nos. 40 and 55, respectively. The foursome recently spoke to Billboard about their new release and what fans […]

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[YG-LIFE] 180630 BLACKPINK Gets Nominated For 3 Categories in US FOX ‘TEEN CHOICE AWARDS’

BLACKPINK is gaining high popularity among teens, who lead the culture trend of the United States. BLACKPINK became nominees in 3 different categories in the ‘TEEN CHOICE AWARDS’ held by FOX ENTERTAINMENT every year, including the ‘CHOICE Next Big Thing’, ‘Choice International Artist’, and ‘Choice Fandom’.

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[NEWS] 180629 Interview Pt 2: BLACKPINK Shares How They Personally Feel About Potentially Entering U.S. Market

BLACKPINK is currently enjoying the success of their comeback with their latest track “DDU-DU DDU-DU” at home and overseas. After the girl group’s latest title track off of their first mini album “Square Up” charted at No. 55 on the Billboard Hot 100, many are wondering what’s next. BLACKPINK shared their thoughts on these recent […]

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[NEWS] 180629 Interview Pt 1: BLACKPINK Talks About Reason They Chose “DDU-DU DDU-DU” As Title Track, Billboard Success, And More

In a recent interview, BLACKPINK talked about the success of their latest comeback. The girl group returned to the music scene on June 15 and swept charts with their first mini album “SQUARE UP.” Their title track “DDU-DU DDU-DU” earned trophies on music shows and rose up on the Billboard with fantastic results.