BLACKPINK broke their own record anew amassing 2 billion views with their "Ddu-du Ddu-du" music video on Youtube.
YG Entertainment announced on Wednesday that it is the first girl group video to be ever recorded with such viewing achievement in K-pop history.
#BLACKPINK '뚜두뚜두 (DDU-DU DDU-DU)' M/V HITS 2 BILLION VIEWS @Youtube— YG FAMILY (@ygent_official) January 4, 2023
BLINKs worldwide, thank you so much!
'뚜두뚜두 (DDU-DU DDU-DU)' M/V
🎥 https://t.co/1kRIxsdptJ #블랙핑크 #DDU_DU_DDU_DU #뚜두뚜두 #MV #2BILLION #YOUTUBE #YG pic.twitter.com/QTADV4pK9B
Released in 2018, the song followed PSY's 2012 megahit Gangnam Style in the record which currently has 4.6 billion views.
Another music video "Shut Down" reached the milestone with 300m views hitting the Hot 100 chart at No. 25 and stayed on it for six weeks after 109 days of release. The song bannered their the group’s second studio album “Born Pink" which topped the Billboard 200 and UK’s Official Chart, a historic peat for a girl group in two decades.
In 2021, Blackpink's Lisa also released a dance practice video of the solo song "Money" surpassing 100 million views as of counting on the platform.
Debuted in 2016, the quartet is composed of members namely, Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa. They are set to return to Manila for their "Born Pink" World Tour this year.
Written by: Harold Lemon Tubiano
Lemon is a Broadcasting intern at PS Media Enterprise and a fourth-year BA Broadcasting student at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines—Manila.