BTS’s Jungkook has achieved remarkable popularity by simultaneously topping Spotify’s global album and song charts with his solo album, “GOLDEN,” and its title track, “Standing Next to You.” The album secured the first position on Spotify’s “Top Album Debuts Global” and “Top Album Debuts U.S.” charts for November 2nd to 5th. Likewise, “Standing Next to You” claimed the number one spot on the “Top Song Debuts Global” and “Top Song Debuts U.S.” charts. Jungkook showcased his dominance by leading both the album and song charts worldwide.
“Standing Next to You” outperformed popular tracks by artists like Olivia Rodrigo’s “Can’t Catch Me Now” and Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood” on these charts. In addition to the title track, seven other songs from the “GOLDEN” album, including “Hate You,” “Yes or No,” and “Please Don’t Change,” also made it to the top 10 of the “Top Song Debuts Global” chart within four days of their release.
Jungkook’s success extends beyond Spotify, as “GOLDEN” achieved record-breaking streaming numbers on its debut day and topped various international iTunes charts. The album also took the number one spot on Japan’s Oricon chart and Billboard Japan’s Hot Albums and Download Albums charts. Furthermore, Jungkook’s “Standing Next to You” performance music video, released on HYBE Labels’ official YouTube channel, rapidly garnered over 3.5 million views within a day, showcasing his global popularity.