“To say that “The Astronaut” by BTS’ Jin came for the throne in an understaement. The song has been performing immensely well on both locat and international charts. The song has positioned iutself at no. 10 on Billboard Global 200 Chart. BTS’ Jin dethroned Rihanna’s “Lift me up” as the number one song on the digital song sales chart. Jin became the first member of BTS to simultaneously chart as a lead artist on the Billboard Global 200 and Global 200 Excl. US Top 10.
Additionally, “The Astronaut” is the first Korean song by a Korean soloist to reach the Top 10 on the Billboard Global 200 chart! Jin is the only male k-soloist to chart his debut SOLO SONG “The Astronaut” within the top 10 of both charts. He was the first male k-soloist to enter Billboaerd Global 200 and ExcL. US with an unpromoted solo OST, “Yours”.
Billboard Global 200 ranks the top songs based on streaming and/or sales activity from more than 200 territories around the world- including the U.S