BTS’s “DNA” music video has reached 1.1 billion views!

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On October 5, “DNA” hit the 1.1 billion view mark on YouTube and became the first Korean boy group in history to reach this achievement.

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| DNA MV/YouTube

This song is a part of their LOVE YOURSELF: Her album from 2017.

This music video was released on September 18, 2017, revealing that it only took three years and 16 days to reach over 1.1 billion views.

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| Big Hit Entertainment

“DNA” was also the the first track by a Korean artist to enter the Billboard Hot 100 and Billboard 200 charts. “DNA” continued to stay in the Hot 100 chart for 4 consecutive weeks with the album staying on the Billboard 200 for 6 consecutive weeks.

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| Big Hit Entertainment

The only other Korean music videos to have reached over a billion views is PSY’s “Gangnam Style” and BLACKPINK’s “DDU-DU-DDU-DU.”

BTS will be holding an online concert titled Map of the Soul ON:E on October 10 and 11 and release a new album titled BE in November.