Written by Giavanna Foster
BLACKPINK is a dynamic K-Pop group with four members: Jennie, Jisoo, Lisa, and Rosé. With 39M YouTube subscribers, BLACKPINK set a new record as the K-Pop group with the biggest following. Now, BLACKPINK’s “How You Like That” landed on top of the iTunes charts and YouTube Trending. Here’s the scoop:
BLACKPINK’s “How You Like That” has officially landed at #1 on iTunes. Now, “How You Like That” is #1 on the iTunes chart for all genres as well as the iTunes chart for K-Pop. Also, BLACKPINK currently has four songs in the top 10 of iTunes’s K-Pop charts: “How You Like That” (#1), “Kill This Love” (#4), “DDU-DU DDU-DU” (#6) and “As If It’s Your Last” (#10).
In less than 24 hours, BLACKPINK’s “How You Like That” M/V video received over 100M views. The “How You Like That” M/V landed at #2 and at #3 on YouTube Trending. The music video is filled with high-energy, synchronized choreography and storytelling. BLACKPINK sang with confidence, grace, and strength while bringing positive energy through the choreography.
Jisoo said, “This might seem large-scale, but I want to deliver a positive and hopeful message. We sang to give the message of not being daunted by dark situations and to not lose the confidence and strength to stand up again.”
BLACKPINK’s performance of “How You Like That” is featured on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon. Also, Jimmy Fallon introduced the group while expressing his excitement. He said this group is more than phenomenal:
Jimmy Fallon said, “This is very exciting! They have over 1.5 billion streams. They are unbelievable… Phenomenon is not even a word. You have to invent a new word for this group. Here to perform “How You Like That” from their upcoming album, here is BLACKPINK.”
BLACKPINK’s performance of “How You Like That” climbed from #3 to #2 on YouTube Trending. BLACKPINK performed with a group of backup dancers. BLACKPINK’s new MV and their Tonight Show performance on The Tonight Show landed #2 and #3 simultaneously on YouTube Trending.