HYBE Labels‘ newest girl group, NewJeans, has been taking the K-Pop industry by storm. While they have dealt with some controversy and backlash due to the young ages of the members, their music has been overall very well-received.
Though they officially debuted on August 1 with the EP New Jeans and song “Cookie”, the group had already shared pre-release singles “Hype Boy” and “Attention” leading up to the debut that built up excitement and anticipation. The album also included a fourth song called “Hurt”.
NewJeans has already been making waves in the industry with the album, making over 444,000 pre-orders and thus breaking the record for the highest number of pre-sale orders for any K-Pop girl group.
They’re additionally the primary K-Pop group total to occupy the highest 2 positions on each single Korean music chart since BTS achieved this in 2020, and the EP had round 2.06 million streams on Spotify Korea on its first day, essentially the most streams for any K-Pop lady group that debuted in 2022.
And now, the group has achieved one thing that no different K-Pop lady group has previously!
They’ve now turn out to be the primary lady group to occupy the highest 4 positions on the “Spotify Daily Top Songs” listing in South Korea.
“Attention” is available in at #1, “Hype Boy” at #2, “Cookie” at #3, and at last “Hurt” at #4.
It’s unbelievable to see how a lot this model new rookie lady group has achieved already, and it is going to be attention-grabbing to see what else they’ll carry to the K-Pop business!