If you are a fan of BTS’s J-Hope, you will be elated to know that your favorite South Korean rapper has achieved a milestone by surpassing more than 8 million followers on the music streaming platform Spotify!
J-Hope has hit a new record for himself by becoming the first Korean solo artist to hit more than 8 million followers on Spotify as of 3rd December.
With this feat, the 27-year-old songwriter, dancer, and record producer has extended his own record of holding the most number of followers for a Korean artist on Spotify.
BTS’s J-Hope sets a record by becoming the first Korean Solo Artist to hit over 8 million followers on Spotify
Back in August this year (August 21), J-Hope has recorded a follower count of over 7 million followers on Spotify. That is, the K-pop singer has increased his followers on the platform by 1 million in less than 4 months (105 days).
This is indeed a big achievement for J-Hope which clearly speaks about his craze and popularity among his fans!
Well, not just J-Hope, but even other boys of BTS namely V, RM, Jungkook, Suga, Jimin, and Jin enjoy huge popularity among their fans all across the globe. Almost all K-pop singers are known for breaking records and setting trends.
In no time, ARMY members started to trend “Congratulations J-Hope” on Twitter.
One of the fans while congratulating the K-pop singer wrote, “#Congratulationsjhope J-hope becomes the most followed Korean soloist on Spotify surpassing 8 MILLIONS. CONGRATULATIONS JHOPE Purple heartParty popper #jhope8Mspotify J-HOPE RECORD SETTER! #jhopeSpotifyKing”.
Fans who congratulated J-Hope for setting a new record also mentioned in their tweets that they are proud of him. Fans also refer to J-Hope as ‘Spotify King’.
Below are a few of the tweets by fans who seemed quite excited about their favorite BTS rapper making this achievement. Have a look!
J-hope becomes the most followed Korean soloist on Spotify surpassing 8 MILLIONS.
CONGRATULATIONS JHOPE 💜🎉#jhope8Mspotify
J-HOPE RECORD SETTER!#jhopeSpotifyKing pic.twitter.com/nYkfnDwhHA
— Mairjim (@Mairjim2) December 3, 2021
Congratulations to the love of my life Jhope !!💜💜💜💜💜
— Jhopemyremedy (@Jhopemyremedy) December 3, 2021
— Kajal jain🌱 (@miss_kajaljain) December 3, 2021
— MinhAnh MaiPhan (@MaiphanMinhanh) December 3, 2021
Also, speaking about the overall ranking of the Korean artists having the most Spotify followers on the music streaming platform, J-Hope holds the fifth position. The first 4 spots are taken by K-pop groups BTS, BLACKPINK, TWICE, and EXO.
For the unversed, let me tell you that BTS which is the most followed Korean group on Spotify boasts of having 27.2 million followers currently.
Next in line is Blackpink holding a follower count of over 18.3 million, followed by Twice having 7.57 million followers. Twice is followed by Exo 7.07 with million followers and then Seventeen that has 4.60 million followers on Spotify.
As of now, J-Hope happens to be the only Korean singer who has recorded more than 50 million streams on a minimum of 8 songs on Spotify.
If you too are a J-Hope fan, share your excitement on your favorite K-pop singer setting this milestone. Stay connected for more interesting and latest updates!