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Jimin's 'Like Crazy' Makes History on Global Charts

Jimin's 'Like Crazy' Makes History on Global Charts

In a landmark achievement for K-pop, BTS's Jimin has set a new record with his hit single 'Like Crazy,' becoming the first song by a Korean/K-pop soloist to spend a full year on Spotify's Global Daily Top Songs chart and Billboard's Global 200 and Global (Excl. US) charts.

Since its release, 'Like Crazy' has captivated listeners worldwide, securing a spot as one of the most streamed songs globally every day for an entire year.

On Spotify, the track spent 172 days in the Top 50, the longest for any solo song by a Korean or K-pop artist.

This achievement is a testament to Jimin's profound impact on the music industry and the unwavering support of his fans.

The success of 'Like Crazy' is particularly noteworthy as it was accomplished without the aid of playlisting, radio plays, or ads, highlighting the organic popularity of Jimin's music.

The song's anniversary on the charts coincided with its release date, marking a year of consistent presence and popularity.

Industry insiders and fans alike have praised Jimin's artistry and the strategic release of 'Like Crazy.'

"Jimin's music transcends boundaries and connects with people on a deeply emotional level. His ability to maintain such a strong presence on the charts for a full year, without traditional promotional methods, speaks volumes about his talent and the dedication of his fans," shared a music critic.

As 'Like Crazy' continues to break records, Jimin's album 'FACE' also remains a strong contender on the charts, extending its run as the longest-charting album by a Korean or K-pop solo artist on the Billboard World Albums chart.

​This milestone is a celebration of Jimin's influence as a global music icon and the power of K-pop to resonate with audiences across the world.

As fans and the music community celebrate this historic moment, Jimin's 'Like Crazy' stands as a shining example of the enduring appeal of his music.