IU Smashes 100 Million YouTube Views With “Celebrity” MV

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UAENAs continue to show love to their favorite celebrity!

South Korean Singer-songwriter IU has obtained a new milestone on YouTube with her well-loved pre-release single “Celebrity.”

In the evening of August 20, the music video for “Celebrity” officially joined the 100-million club on the YouTube platform. Remarkably, IU was able to hit the milestone in just six months and 24 days after its release on January 27 at 6 PM KST.

“Celebrity” is a pre-release track for her fifth full-length album LILAC. Composed by IU, Ryan S. Jhun, Jeppe London Bilsby, Lauritz Emil Christiansen, Chloe Latimer, and Celine Svanback, the song is of electronic pop general with a touch of tropical house. Making the song more special, IU also penned the lyrics herself.

In addition, “Celebrity” became IU’s sixth music video to smash 100 million views. Her other hit tracks namely, “BBIBBI,” “Palette,” and “Not Spring, Love, or Cherry Blossoms” with HIGH4, “eight,” and “blueming” also previously reached the record.

Aside from its YouTube achievement, the song also gave impressive achievements to IU. The popular soloist was able to win a total of five music show trophies. Moreover, she bagged a perfect all-kill on the Korean music charts.  The track soared to the top of various local music charts. In particular, it quickly dominated the no.1 spot on the daily, realtime, and even weekly charts of Melon, Genie, Bugs, Soribada, Flo, and iChart.

Celebrate IU’s latest YouTube feat by watching her stunning “Celebrity” music video below:

Source: YouTube | EDAM Entertainment