“SOLO” became BLACKPINK Jennie‘s first music video to hit over 800 million views on Youtube.
According to YG Entertainment, Jennie’s “SOLO” music video surpassed 800 million views on YouTube as of March 17th 3:24 AM KST. The female idol first released the track on November 12th, 2018, meaning that it took the song just over three years and four months to reach the 800 million mark.
The music video reached 100 million views just in 23 days, 200 million views in 90 days, 300 million views in 182 days, 400 million views in 13 months, 500 million views in 20 months, 600 million views in 26 months, and 700 million views in 32 months.
Her first debut track, “SOLO,” is much loved for its beautiful chords and lyrics that depict an independent woman who does not wallow in sadness after a painful breakup.
It became a huge success when it was released in 2018. It topped the Worldwide iTunes Song Chart and reached the top 10 of iTunes’ regional chart in the US, making it the first K-pop female solo music video ever to reach the milestone.