韓國歌手打破最佳紀錄 | BTS reaches new milestone

BTS成員在首爾記者會上為新專輯《MAP OF THE SOUL : PERSONA》亮相拍照。(圖片來源:Jo Soo-jung/AP新聞)| Members of South Korean K-Pop group BTS pose for photos during a press conference to introduce their new album "Map of the Soul: Persona" in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 17, 2019.

英國音樂榜最近公布,韓國爆紅偶像男團「防彈少年團」(BTS)以新專輯榮登排行榜第一名,也是該團破紀錄首度以韓國歌手身份登上該冠軍寶座。

SEOUL (The Korean Herald/ANN) – K-pop sensations BTS has topped the British chart with its new album, becoming the first South Korean artists to do so.

英國音樂榜於週五(20日)表示,BTS之新專輯《MAP OF THE SOUL: PERSONA》首週發行銷量即大舉突破2百餘萬張,更以榜首之姿強攻英國音樂排行。

The new album “Map of the Soul: Persona” landed at the top with over 2 million combined sales since its first-week launch, the Official Charts Co. said.

男團BTS成員在首爾歌謠大賞之紅毯上拍照。(圖片來源:Lee Jin-man/AP新聞)| Members of South Korean K-Pop group BTS pose for photos on the red carpet at the Seoul Music Awards at Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019.

BTS新專輯主打歌《Boy In Luv》亦登上英國單曲榜之第13名,為該團首次進入前15。

The album’s main track, “Boy With Luv,” is also the band’s first ever British Top 15 single, charting at number 13 on Friday, it said.

爆紅男團BTS成員在香港Mnet亞洲音樂大獎紅毯上拍照。(圖片來源:Kin Cheung /AP新聞)| Members of South Korean music band BTS pose for photos on the red carpet of the Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) in Hong Kong, Friday, Dec. 14, 2018.

除此之外,這也是風靡全球的「防彈少年團」,繼前專輯《LOVE YOURSELF 轉 ‘Tear’》之後,第4次進入英國榜前40的殊榮。

“Map of The Soul: Persona” is BTS’ fourth collection to chart in the UK Top 40, following their three-part “Love Yourself” album series, it added.

BTS成員在法國巴黎為一韓國文化活動表演,南韓總統文在寅拜訪巴黎三日。(圖片來源:Yoan Valat /AP新聞)| South Korean pop group BTS performs during a Korean cultural event in Paris, France, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. South Korean President Moon Jae-in is for a 3-days visit in France.

前一陣子BTS在美國 NBC 知名脫口秀節目《週六夜現場》上,才令奧斯卡影后艾瑪史東少女心噴發,如今在排行榜上再度席捲歐美,為該爆紅韓團更添上一筆里程碑。

The latest feat adds to a slew of records the new BTS album has set in the week after the album hit the world music scene on April 12.

BTS成員在法國巴黎為一韓國文化活動表演,南韓總統文在寅拜訪巴黎三日。(圖片來源:Yoan Valat /AP新聞)| South Korean pop group BTS performs during a Korean cultural event in Paris, France, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. South Korean President Moon Jae-in is for a 3-days visit in France.

先前BTS單曲《Boy In Luv》的MV也在YouTube史上拔得頭籌,在極短時間內獲得一百萬觀看人次,為史上最快,大敗先前的38小時紀錄。

The music video of “Boy With Luv,” featuring American diva Halsey, became the fastest YouTube video ever to garner 100 million views, surpassing the milestone in less than 38 hours. (Yonhap)