BTS member Jungkook's 'Stay Alive' marked a brilliant start by sweeping the 'best' and 'shortest' records on global music platforms.
On the 11th, the original soundtrack (OST) 'Stay Alive' of the webtoon/web novel '7FATES: CHAKHO' produced by Suga of BTS and sung by Jungkook was released. The largest global music site 'Spotify' is performing dazzlingly.
According to the World Music Awards (WMA), which is called Europe's Billboard, Jungkook's 'Stay Alive' recorded 4.27 million streams on Spotify's global chart, making his debut as the highest ranking K-pop solo artist of all time.
Jungkook's 'Stay Alive' ranked 3rd on the Spotify Global Chart on the 12th and debuted with the highest ranking among all Korean solo songs. It ranked 3rd with a slight difference of about 7000 with 'STAY'.
This was recorded as the 12th debut streaming number among all the songs of a Korean artist on Spotify, and Jungkook is the only artist to debut with more than 4 million streams in 2022 after 'The Weeknd'. In addition, with this single song, Jungkook ranked 3rd on Spotify's Daily Top Artist after Bad Bunny and Taylor Swift.
At the same time, the World Music Awards reported that Jungkook's 'Stay Alive' topped the iTunes charts in 100 countries in the shortest time among all solo songs. , and set the record for #1 on iTunes in 80 countries in 6 hours, and #1 on iTunes in 98 countries in 24 hours for the all-time solo song 'Shortest'.
On the other hand, 'Stay Alive' is a dreamy and majestic pop ballad that matches the story and atmosphere of 'Seven Fates: Chakho', which depicts a battle between a human and a tiger in a near-future city. This song completes the collaboration of 'Ts: Chakho' in a deeper way.
In particular, Jungkook's mournful and appealing vocals made the characters and stories in the story more vivid and clear.