No. 1 on iTunes Top Songs Chart in 97 countries.
Music video ranks #1 in popularity on YouTube.
Jin, a member of the group BTS, showed off his new song ‘The Astronaut’ for the first time on the stage of the band Coldplay’s world tour ‘Music of the Spears’ held at River Plate Stadium in Buenos Aires, Argentina on the 29th (Korean time).
The solo album sold more than 700,000 copies on the day of its release, setting a box office record, and the first stage was also met with fans around the world with the world-famous star Coldplay. Thanks to this, it topped the iTunes ‘Top Songs’ chart in 97 countries around the world, including the US, UK, Germany, and France. The music video also ranked No. 1 on YouTube’s most popular videos in countries around the world, including Korea, the United States, Indonesia, and Brazil.
On the 29th (Korean time), Jin made a surprise appearance at the concert of the popular band Coldplay held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and performed a solo stage.
On this day, Jin appeared on the other side of the main stage after being introduced by Coldplay vocalist Chris Martin.
He grabbed a pink mic, a custom mic for each BTS member, sang “The Astronaut,” and ran to the main stage, hugging Chris Martin and attracting attention. It also means thanking Chris Martin for participating in composing, writing lyrics, and performing himself.
Jin previously released a single and introduced, “I made it with a lot of gratitude and love for the ARMY (fandom) who made me shine.”