BTS' Boy With Luv hits 1.3 billion views YouTube views; Becomes fastest Korean boy group MV to achieve this

Updated on Jul 19, 2021 05:42 PM IST  |  638.6K
   
The official poster for BTS' 1.3 billion views
The official poster for BTS' 1.3 billion views (Pic credit - Big Hit Music)
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"Oh my my my, oh my my my I've waited all my life...Oh my my my, oh my my my Looking for something right", this calls for a mega celebration indeed! On July 18, BTS' Boy With Luv hit 1.2 billion views on YouTube, making it their second music video to do so after DNA. Not just that, Boy With Luv, which marked BTS' first collaboration with Halsey, becomes the fastest Korean boy group MV to achieve this incredible feat.

Boy With Luv's official music video was released on April 12, 2019, at 6 pm KST, meaning that it took two years, three months and five days to reach this milestone moment! BTS' DNA took three years and nine months to break into the '1.3 billion YouTube views' club! The only other Korean music videos with over 1.3 billion views on YouTube are BLACKPINK’s 'Kill This Love' and 'DDU-DU DDU-DU' and PSY’s 'Gangnam Style' and 'Gentleman.' Congratulations to BTS and ARMY!

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When did BTS release Boy With Luv
Boy With Luv marks BTS' first collaboration with Halsey. The peppy song released on April 12, 2019 at 2:30 pm IST.

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