aespa has taken the top spot on “Melon’s 24 Hits” chart with their second official song.
aespa’s single “Next Level,” released on May 17th, topped “Melon’s 24 Hits” chart as of 8 PM, June 21st. The chart is calculated based on the number of users over the past 24 hours. They are now the first girl group to top the chart with a song after Melon’s chart system changes in July 2020.
“Next Level” entered the Melon 24 Hits chart at No. 103 at 10 PM on the release date and rose to single-digit rank on May 21st in just four days after its release. Soon, it became No. 1 on June 21st. Also, the number of real-time users is increasing rapidly after achieving first place in the cumulative chart for 24 hours, showing their possibility for a long reign.
aespa’s grand ambition to win first place with “Next Level” came true.
To be the No.1 on the “Melon 24 Hits” chart, the public has to listen to the song. With “Next Level,” aespa proved that they have both popularity and an influential fandom.
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