BTS also broke records on YouTube with the release of “Dynamite” on 21st August 2020. The song’s music video amassed 101.1 million views in the first 24 hours of its release, according to YouTube. This is the most views for a music video in its first 24 hours on the platform. The music video also set a new all-time record for the biggest music video premiere with over 3 million peak concurrent viewers immediately upon release. The power that the “Dynamite” single holds in immense! Dynamite has achieved this feat in only 59 days becoming the fastest MV by a group to achieve that. It is BTS’s 10th MV to reach 500 Million.
“Dynamite” debuted at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, becoming the band’s first number-one single in the United States and making BTS the first all-South Korean act to top the Hot 100. The song sold 265,000 downloads in its first week, marking the biggest pure sales week. “Dynamite” stayed atop the Hot 100 for three total weeks. On Spotify, “Dynamite” debuted with 7.778 million streams, marking the biggest opening-day for a song in 2020. Additionally, “Dynamite” peaked at number one on both the Billboard Global 200 and Billboard Global Excl. U.S. charts, topping the latter for three consecutive weeks.