BTS’s Jimin becomes the first Korean soloist to have 3 songs surpass 140 million streams on Spotify

Published on June 28, 2021

On June 26th KST, BTS Jimin‘s “Lie” surpassed 140 Million streams on Spotify. With this, record-setter Jimin now sets a new milestone as the first Korean soloist to have 3 songs surpassing 140 Million streams on Spotify, with “Lie,” “Serendipity-FLE,” and “Filter.”

Jimin, lead vocalist and main dancer of BTS, never failed to prove his vocals and his stunning stage presence with his legendary “Lie.” Jimin proved his impact and his ability in creating an amazing song as “Lie” has been the most-streamed solo song and B-side song from the “Wings” album since its release in 2016. “Lie” was self-written and composed by Jimin, where he gained endless praises.

Lie” was described as stunning and dramatic, which conveyed dark undertones and emotions that helped to reflect the overall concept of the album, where Jimin portrayed it perfectly via his vocals and expressions during his live performances.

Besides Jimin’s legendary “Lie,”” Jimin’s “Serendipity” is a song that made it to different charts. It is popularly used as a lullaby for babies and at weddings, and it is a song not only loved by fans but also caught the attention of various celebrities and artists, locally and internationally, such as music legends Khalid, Shawn Stockman, and US TV host James Corden. They have previously expressed their love for the song in their SNS posts. Jimin and his “Serendipity” stage at Wembley were recently mentioned by the BTS”s performance director Kim Sangwook. He praised Jimin for his professionalism in dealing with a sudden malfunction on the stage props during the “Serendipity” performance.

On 22nd June KST, “Serendipity – Full Length” edition by Jimin has surpassed 143 Million streams on the Spotify platform.

Apart from the great achievement on “Lie” and “Serendipity – FLE,” record-setter Jimin also breaks another record as the fastest un-promoted Korean Solo song and Korean Male Solo song when “Filter” surpassed 169 Million streams on Spotify on 27th June KST.

Jimin’s “Filter” is indeed one of the most successful songs as it is receiving great response from the listening public and continues dominating music charts on both domestic and international markets. Besides, “Filter” is the first and only solo song to be nominated on Gaon Chart Music Awards as Song and Artist of the Year. “Filter” also marked 1 full year charting achievement on Billboard World Digital Song Sales chart.

Brand King Jimin really does prove himself as a top-class celebrity and as the King of K-pop with his record-breaking songs and his achievements when he consecutively tops the Brand Reputation chart for 30 months.

Congratulations to Jimin, the Global IT Boy.