BTS’ “Dynamite” is the hit that keeps on giving. The global smash that spent three weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 last year and recently broke the record for the most weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Digital Song Sales Chart (18), is now in other rarified company.
Over the weekend, “Dynamite” hit one billion YouTube views, marking the fastest ascent to that level by a K-pop group to date. It was the capper to an epic run to date, which has included running up a record three million concurrent viewers during its premiere and then becoming the fastest music video to reach 10 million views in its first 20 minutes of release.