The second full BLACKPINK album “BORN PINK” – the title song “Shut Down” for two consecutive days topped the world’s largest streaming platform Spotify “Daily Top Song Chart”.
According to YG Entertainment on September 19, “Shut Down” was broadcast 6.26 million times on Spotify on September 17. The song was also played over 6.6 million times on September 16, the first day it was released.
BLACKPINK agency said: “The only K-pop song that made it to the top of the charts in a row was the pre-release song” Pink Venom “released by BLACKPINK last month.” addition“Shut up” also topped the list for the next two days.
Previously, “Pink Venom” was at the top of the “Daily Top Song Chart” for three consecutive days. The choreographed movie “Shut Down” also surpassed 10 million views on YouTube in less than a day after its release around midnight.
The agency presented a video with the choreography saying: “Here we have a colorful BLACKPINK expression, delicate techniques and even quick controls.” Thanks to its worldwide popularity, BLACKPINK confirmed its participation in the famous talk show “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” at ABC in the USA
“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” is a night talk show hosted by the famous American artist and comedian Jimmy Kimmel since 2003. BLACKPINK will appear on the program on September 20 at 12:35 KST and perform on the “Shut Down” stage.
BLACKPINK will be returning to the concert since their last performance in October 2020, when they were active with their first full album “THE ALBUM”.
BLACKPINK sold 1.01 million copies on the first day after the premiere of “Born Pink,” the first of a girl’s K-pop group. They will be touring North America, Europe, Asia and Oceania starting with 2 nights at the KSPO Dome at Seoul Olympic Park from October 15 to 16, expecting a world tour with approximately 1.5 million viewers.