EXO’s “Call Me Baby” Is The Most Viewed K-Pop Video In First Half of 2015
EXO’s 2nd full album’s title track Call Me Baby music video was played for 52.2 million times (52,300,000, as of 2 July 8am) on YouTube; the Korean version has 40,621,247 views, while Chinese version has 11,766,282 views. Call Me Baby’s Korean version was recorded as the most played MV in the first half ( 1 Jan – 30 June) of 2015 among all the K-Pop MV released in 2015.
EXO’s 2nd album ‘EXODUS’ and its repackaged album ‘Love Me Right’ recorded a total number of sales of approximately 1.19 millions in the first half. After the first full album in 2013, the continued sales with both albums have made the record of more than a million copies.
EXO has been active in the first half of this year, starting with its first win at Music Bank on 2 Jan with December, 2014, followed by 18 music show wins with Call Me Baby, and also 11 wins with Love Me Right. It is only the half of year and they have already won 30 trophies.
EXO, who has finished promotion for Love Me Right, will be holding ‘EXO PLANET #2 The EXO’luXion in BEIJING’ at Beijing’s Mastercard Center on 18 and 19 July.
(Editing by Adrian Cheng)