BLACKPINK’s Rosé has kicked off her solo career with a bang as she sets two new Guinness World Record titles with her debut single, On The Ground.
👏 Most viewed YouTube music video in 24 hours by a solo K-pop artist
👏 First artist to reach number one on a Billboard Global chart as a soloist and as part of a group@ygofficialblink
— Guinness World Records (@GWR) April 11, 2021
According to Guinness World Records, Rosé received two new titles including ‘Most Viewed YouTube Music Video In 24 Hours By A Solo K-Pop Artist’ and ‘First Artist To Reach Number One On A Billboard Global Chart As A Soloist And As Part Of A Group’.
Her “On The Ground” music video released on the same day as the release of her debut album and garnered 41.6 million views, breaking the previous record by PSY’s “Gangnam Style” with 36 million views.
Previously, she reached number one on both the Global Billboard 200 and Billboard Global Excl. US chart, making her the first artist to reach number one on a Billboard Global chart as a soloist and as part of a group.
Group BLACKPINK also currently hold the records for ‘The Most Viewers For The Premiere Of A Video On YouTube’ and ‘Most Viewers For The Premiere OF A Music Video On YouTube’ with their song “How You Like That”.
Guinness World Records also congratulated Rosé on her achievements.
Congratulations to Rosé on her incredible achievement – who knows, this may just be the start of her record-breaking solo career!
— Guinness World Records