(PRESSREELS) BTS‘ music video for “IDOL” has surpassed 700 million views on YouTube.
The agency Big Hit Entertainment said on the same day that the music video for “IDOL,” released by BTS in August 2018, exceeded 700 million views on YouTube at 11:40 a.m. on the 16th.
It is the fourth music video by BTS with more than 700 million views after “DNA,” “Boy With Luv” and “FAKE LOVE.”
The “IDOL” music video features sensuous images borrowed from the tropical savanna grassland and Bukcheong lion play and colorful graphics.
With the music video, BTS also won the “Music Video of the Year” award at the 2018 E! People’s Choice Awards, an award ceremony for American music, movies and TV, in November 2018.
At the time of its release, it ranked 11th on the U.S. main single chart “Hot 100” and 21st on the British official single chart “Top 100.”