V (BTS)'s 'self-composed song' 'Sweet Night', an OST of Kdrama 'Itaewon Class', set a new record by winning No.1 on the...
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On June 24, V took the No. 1 on iTunes Top Song chart in 90 countries. This is the highest record of a Kpop solo artist.
100 days after its release, fans congratulated the records of ‘Sweet Night’ still being recorded with the hashtag #RecordSetterV. Because of topping Korea's real-time trends and the 6th position worldwide's real-time trend, he has been given a new intimate name as 'RecordSetterV'.
'Sweet Night' has a surprising record when it simultaneously reached the top of the UK and US iTunes Chart. This is a record only V and Psy among Kpop solo artists achieved.
After the release of 'Sweet Night', V was selected by Billboard as the 9th most popular artist of iTunes World Wide Top Songs, No. 1 iTunes Top Song Chart in Europe, No. 2 in the Digital Song Sales chart in the US, No.10 Digital Song Sales charts in the UK, No.7 European Weekly Sales charts, No.1 Digital Song Sales charts in Singapore, No.18 Digital Song Sales charts in Canada, No.1 New Zealand Hot Singles Chart and No.34 Billboard (Japan).
One of the reasons why 'Sweet Night' is so popular is because the song composed by V contains a heartfelt spirit of V praying for everyone to be healthy and happy.
'RecordSetterV' is expected to achieve a new record and gain fans' love through music in the future.