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BTS Performs 'Boy with Luv' & 'Mic Drop' on SNL

BTS Performs 'Boy with Luv' & 'Mic Drop' on SNL

On Saturday night, YouTube confirmed the official record, which is now set at 78 million.

BTS made history on Saturday night, becoming the first K-pop group to perform as a musical guest on "Saturday Night Live". The song dropped with the rest of their new album, Map of Your Soul: Persona, on Friday.

BTS and Blackpink fans are reportedly at war over K-pop bragging rights.

Even more awesome is the fact that BTS not only broke the previous record of 56.7 million views, set by Blackpink's "Kill This Love" just last week, but that they smashed it by nearly 22 million views.

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BTS" new record is a follow-up to the group's 2018 album "Love Yourself 轉 "Tear, '" which became the first Korean-language album to top the Billboard 200 chart.

Korean pop superstars BTS, the most popular boy band in world, have broken YouTube's record for the most views garnered in the first 24 hours of release with their song titled Boy With Luv featuring American pop star Halsey, reported Variety.

Watching them perform (if you haven't before), it's easy to see what's so appealing. The "Buy with Luv" video is now also the fastest YouTube video to garner 100 million views, another feat achieved in just under 38 hours (1 day and 14 hours).