V and Jimin (BTS) competed to make a “terrible” achievement with the soundtrack In early 2022

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The soundtrack performed by two members born in 1995 of BTS has continuously made impressive digital music achievements.

Within the first 6 months of the year, V and Jimin had their own solo activities by singing songs for dramas. If Jimin is the first time trying in this field, member V has a lot of experience and previous digital music records.

On Christmas 2021, V released the song “Christmas Tree” to support his close friend, actor Choi Woo Sik in the drama “Our Beloved Summer”. After only 24 hours, the song has continuously recorded many remarkable achievements.

“Christmas Tree” has officially debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 at #79. This is V’s first time entering the Billboard Hot 100 as a solo singer. Not only that, this is also the first Korean soundtrack to enter this chart.

After 18 days, the song “Christmas Tree” has surpassed 20 million streams on the Spotify platform, breaking the previous record of BTS’ eldest brother, Jin with the song “Yours” (27 days).

And with such a fast time, “Christmas Tree” helps V bring the record for the fastest solo song by a Korean male solo artist on this international platform.

Along with “Sweet Night” soundtrack “Itaewon Class” released in early 2020, V became the only Korean male artist to have 2 solo songs debut at #1 on US iTunes.

In addition, the song also topped many Korean digital charts such as Melon Hot Tracks Ballad, Melon Daily Male Solo Artist, etc. With a gentle melody and warm voice, “Christmas Tree” has been continuously recording up to now. get a steady increase in streaming numbers.

Compared to a member of the same age, Jimin has never had any experience singing a soundtrack before. On the morning of April 25, Vietnam time, the soundtrack song for tvN’s drama “Our Blues” titled “With You” performed by Jimin and Ha Sung Woon was officially released.

After only 4 hours and 42 minutes, “With You” rose to No. 1 on the iTunes Top Songs chart in at least 100 different regions including the US, UK, Japan, France, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan… set the record for the fastest song ever to achieve this feat. Previously, this achievement belonged to the group’s song “Dynamite”.

Up to now, the song has earned 6.4 million views on the YouTube platform after only 3 days – an impressive number for a Korean soundtrack. “With You” also confirmed the heat in the country when it entered the Top 100 of Melon chart.