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K-Pop boy band, BTS has officially broken YouTube’s most-viewed 24 hour debut record with on of their latest song “Boy With Luv” featuring Halsey.
YouTube announced the news in a tweet.
Yes, we’re still running the numbers, but we can confirm that #BoyWithLuv (ft. @Halsey) is now *officially* the most-viewed 24 hour debut in @YouTube history!! Congratulations @bts_bighit 🎉 Enjoy @nbcsnl tonight! pic.twitter.com/xC8vHs27Nu
— YouTube Music (@youtubemusic) April 14, 2019
Though the platform has not yet released the official number of views “Boy With Luv” accumulated within 24 hours, it’s believed that the number sits close to 78-million.
BLACKPINK’s “Kill This Love” held the record merely a week ago, and was viewed 56.7-million times, according to YouTube.
Previous recorder holder, Ariana Grande, claimed the titled when “Thank U, Next” was viewed 55.4-million in late 2018.
Currently, “Boy With Luv” has been watched 130-million times on YouTube.
Feature image: screenshot, ibighit via YouTube