TWICE’s “What Is Love?” MV Records 500 Million YouTube Views
TWICE makes a new personal best record on YouTube!
Well-loved K-pop female nonet TWICE has unlocked an amazing milestone on the YouTube platform with their 2018 hit song “What is Love?”
On May 24, the girl group’s music video for “What is Love?” has officially joined the 500-million club on YouTube.
Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Jihyo, Sana, Momo, Mina, Dahyun, Chaeyoung, and Tzuyu released the music video on April 9, 2018, at 6 PM KST. It is the lead single of their fifth mini-album of the same name. The girls were able to reach the milestone in just over three years, one month, and 14 days.
Notably, “What is Love?” became their third and fastest music video to smash half a billion views. The other tracks of the nonet that previously exceeded the massive view count were “TT” and “Likey”.
Aside from its YouTube success, “What is Love?” also brought in amazing accolades for the girls. It was hailed as the Song of the Year at the 2018 Mnet Asian Music Awards, besting out BLACKPINK’s “DDU-DU DDU-DU,” iKON’s “Love Scenario,” MAMAMOO’s “Starry Night,” and BTS’ “Fake Love.”
In addition, the song achieved chart-topping success in South Korea and overseas. It topped Gaon’s Digital Chart and Billboard Korea’s K-Pop Hot 100 Chart. Moreover, it peaked at the third spot of Billboard’s World Digital Songs. In Japan, the song ranked fifth and sixth on Oricon’s Digital Singles Chart and Billboard Japan’s Japan Hot 100 Chart, respectively.
Watch TWICE’s stunning music video for “What is Love?” below:
Source: JYP Entertainment