Are you eager to find out who our K-Pop star of the year is? This is a dedicated article for K-pop enthusiasts. From BTS to Blackpink, the entire Korean band is incredible. Wait, we said ‘star,’ didn’t we? But, why not, we will consider a band?
K-pop is constantly gaining fame, affection, and a multitude of other things. Not only in Korea but all over the world. Let’s get started if you’re here to find out who our K-Pop star is.
K-pop had a record-breaking year in 2020, expanding by 44.8 percent and establishing itself as the year’s fastest-growing primary market.
TheTealMango’s K-Pop Star Of The Year is BTS Group
Any guesses for TheTealMango’s K-pop Star Of The Year? Okay, let’s get one thing right, every ensemble is outstanding. But there is one band that performed exceptionally well this year. So BTS is our choice for this year. Is it really necessary to define BTS?
Since their beginnings in 2012, the K-pop boy band BTS — made up of Jungkook, Jimin, V, Suga, Jin, J-Hope, and RM — has captured the hearts of billions of people all over the world. With their captivating songs, heavenly vocals, to-die-for appearances, and swoon-worthy dance movements, it’s difficult not to fall in love with them.
Aside from that, the group deserves to be named the finest K-Pop band this year. Many of you may be relieved to learn this, but many of you may be perplexed as to why we choose ‘BTS’. However, there are several reasons for this. And actually so many reasons, that we can only explain some.
Achieved Celebrity Record Breakers Recap Of The Year
BTS have smashed so many milestones this year that they should have their own round-up, although they are included in Guinness Celebrity Records “Celebrity Record Breakers Recap Of The Year!”
First Band To Reach 11 Billion Streams
According to AllKPop, BTS became the first band to reach 11 billion streams on MelOn, South Korea’s largest streaming service.
Bandmate V achieved Guinness World Records for the quickest individual to acquire 1 million and 10 million Instagram followers.
3 Of The Top 10 Best Songs In 2021
According to Billboard, BTS had three of the top 10 best songs in the United States in 2021, more than almost any other band. “Butter” was number one, “Dynamite” was number two, and “Permission to Dance” was number five.
BTS Music Video ‘Butter’ Achieved 5 Guinness World Records
In May, the music video for “Butter” achieved four Guinness World Records on YouTube. And one on Spotify. Can you imagine?
- Most viewers for a video premiere on YouTube.
- Most viewers for a music video premiere on YouTube.
- Well, most viewed YouTube music video in 24 hours.
- And most viewed YouTube music video in 24 hours by a Kpop group.
- Most streamed track on Spotify in the first 24 hours.
Spotify’s Most Streamed Group
BTS also broke the world record for most streamed band on Spotify in April 2021, which had previously been claimed by the British band Coldplay.
BTS’ music had been streamed 16.3 billion times on Spotify at the time of the announcement.
As of 22 April 2021, BTS is the most following band on Instagram. Also, during this year alone BTS have managed to rack up the whopping amount of 13 records.
They were also nominated into the Guinness World Records 2022 Hall of Fame. And they’re doing absolutely great. So, you tell us if they deserved to be the K-Pop star of 2021?