On October 2 at exactly 1 p.m. KST, BLACKPINK made their highly-anticipated comeback with their very first full studio album called “THE ALBUM.”
After its release, BLACKPINK’s long-awaited album shot to the top of iTunes charts in many countries across the globe.
The music video for “Lovesick Girls” managed to surpass 50 million views on YouTube in less than 18 hours, and less than a day after the video’s release, BLACKPINK’s official YouTube channel has already gained approximately 500,000 new subscribers.
According to YG Entertainment, as of 7 a.m. KST on October 3, “THE ALBUM” already hit No. 1 on iTunes Top Albums charts in at least 57 different regions, including the United States, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Spain, France, Sweden, Greece, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Congratulations to BLACKPINK!