The hit of the South Korean band, called «Dynamite», received another big award.
BTS were nominated for a Grammy Award, but still managed to become the owners of the Golden Gramophone. But their hit created another informational occasion.
On March 17, the American Recording Industry Association (RIAA) announced on social networks that the fight band was officially awarded gold, platinum and double platinum certificates for its 2020 single, which took first place in the charts. The organization warmly congratulated the South Korean boy band on such an outstanding achievement.
«Dynamite» was the first BTS single to become double platinum. Prior to this, three more compositions of the Korean band became platinum singles.
A few days ago, the single «Dynamite» also helped the group get into the Guinness Book of Records. He became the world record holder for the number of «simultaneous viewers of a music video on YouTube». At the same time, the clip was watched by more than three million viewers.
2021 was a very productive year for South Korean artists. In March, the group was recognized as the best-selling music group of 2020 according to a survey by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI).
Judging by the creative plans voiced by the members and producers of the group, in the near future South Korean performers are waiting for new victories in the music arena.