After breaking 23 records in 2021, the South Korean boy group BTS was officially inducted into the Guinness World Records ‘Hall of Fame’ in 2022. The Guinness World Records issued a statement on Friday: “The Boys are in the book. After breaking countless records, we set records throughout 2021 and were inducted into the Guinness World Records Hall of Fame.”
Jimin, the youngest member of BTS, has a net worth of $1 million.
Soon after, the Guinness World Records were also tweeted to congratulate the group. The tweet read, “The boys congratulate @bts_twt for spreading the #GWR2022 book! He broke numerous records and was inducted into the Guinness World Records Hall of Fame in 2021.”
Guinness World Records said in a statement that the band was “one of the most streamed groups on Spotify (beyond British band Coldplay) and one of the most followed music groups on Instagram.”
Boys in the book 🙌
After breaking countless records in 2021, he was also inducted into the Guinness World Records Hall of Fame 👇
— Guinness World Records (@GWR)
September 1, 2021
The Guinness Book of Records added that BTS holds the record for the most viewed YouTube videos for 24 hours among K-pop groups, and has a record of surpassing 1 million followers on TikTok (currently 40 million). heeler). BTS also holds the record for the most views in 24 hours on a live concert ticket (756,000 seats) and a YouTube music video with the recently released ‘Butter’.
“Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook have left their mark on the current cultural landscape despite their young age, breaking away from the limits of their hometown market and Korean language. They are not widely known to the international public.” wrote in an article announcing the news.
He added, “Actually, seven artists are raising awareness of Korean culture and language through their works (awarded with a 5th-grade garland of the Order of Cultural Merit).”
Rare photos of BTS members
BTS, also known as BTS, is a 7-member South Korean boy band formed in 2010 and debuted under Big Hit Entertainment in 2013. The members are Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook.
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