BTS are the first K-pop band to debut at No 1 on the US Billboard charts with Dynamite. Photo: Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM/TNS BTS are the first K-pop band to debut at No 1 on the US Billboard charts with Dynamite. Photo: Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM/TNS
BTS are the first K-pop band to debut at No 1 on the US Billboard charts with Dynamite. Photo: Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM/TNS

BTS are the first Korean band to debut at No 1 on the US Billboard charts with Dynamite

  • BTS raced to the top of the charts as Dynamite clocked 33.9 million US streams and 300,000 sales in its first week
  • The seven-piece band are the spearhead of K-pop’s drive into the US music market

Topic |   K-pop, Mandopop and other Asian pop
BTS are the first K-pop band to debut at No 1 on the US Billboard charts with Dynamite. Photo: Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM/TNS BTS are the first K-pop band to debut at No 1 on the US Billboard charts with Dynamite. Photo: Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM/TNS
BTS are the first K-pop band to debut at No 1 on the US Billboard charts with Dynamite. Photo: Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM/TNS
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