BTS V tops the Billboard’s Emerging Artists chart and debuts on Hot 100 with his solo single, ‘Christmas Tree’.
BTS V is rocking the Billboard with his solo career.
V topped the Emerging Artists chart on Billboard on January 5th (KST). He became the third BTS member to top this chart, following RM and Suga. These three members are the only K-pop soloists who topped the Emerging Artists chart on Billboard. V also ranked #57 on the Artist 100 chart, demonstrating his impact as a solo artist.
Furthermore, V’s solo track ‘Christmas Tree’ entered the Hot 100, ranking #79. It became the first Korean OST to enter the Billboard Hot 100. It also topped the Hot Trending Songs chart twice, making an unprecedented record for a K-pop solo artist.
‘Christmas Tree’ is the main OST of the K-drama “Our Beloved Summer”, starring Choi Woo-sik, V’s close friend. V’s participation in the OST brought huge amounts of attention to the drama. The series topped the Netflix Korean chart from 5th to 8th, gaining global popularity.