BTS V sets a new record for being the fastest artist in the history of Twitter, exceeding 2 million likes within 9 hours and 52 minutes, and is also the second-fastest person in the world to achieve this after Obama.


The fastest tweet to reach 2 Million Likes on Twitter:

1. Barack Obama — 6h

2. BTS V — 9h 52m

3. Harry Styles — 11h 31m

Taehyung really owns every SNS platform, he was the first to get 1 million likes on Twitter for Korean artist, now fastest artist to get 2 million likes & 3rd fastest for 1 million likes, he always trends in Twipple and only Korean artist on top 10 yearly ranking+.

Previously, “Kim Taehyung’s 1st Dynamite Teaser Photo” has finally surpassed 5,000,000 likes on Instagram. Kim Taehyung has become the first ever, the only, and the fastest Korean Male Artist in history to reach this milestone.

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⠀ #BTS #방탄소년단 #BTS_Dynamite Teaser Photo

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This photo was posted to BTS’s official Instagram page and revealed his new hair color for their new comeback. The photo was uploaded on August 11 and reached 5 M likes in just about 47 hours.

The number of comments on the photo reached over 150,000, making it the second most commented photo after their BTS Map of the Soul group concept photo.

Congratulations, Kim Taehyung!