BTS is the first to rack up 100 million YouTube views in 24 hours

  • August 23, 2020
It’s no longer that uncommon for K-pop stars to smash YouTube viewing records, but BTS just managed to cross an important milestone in the process. YouTube has confirmed to Variety that BTS racked up 101.1 million views for its new “Dynamite” music v…

Blackpink breaks YouTube’s 24-hour viewing record

  • June 27, 2020
BTS’ YouTube viewership record has been broken over a year later — although it might not surprise you to hear who managed the feat. Variety reports that K-pop band Blackpink managed to break the record for the most views in 24 hours, racking up 82.4…

TikTok users and K-pop fans say they wrecked Trump’s Tulsa rally

  • June 21, 2020
It’s no secret that President Trump’s Tulsa rally on June 20th had attendance far short of his campaign’s expectations, but that might have been due in part to a relatively new force in politics: internet-savvy teens. As the New York Times and Vultur…