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BLACKPINK’s ‘How You Like That’ Choreography Video Tops 1.1 bln Views

BLACKPINK’s ‘How You Like That’ Choreography Video Tops 1.1 bln Views

SEOUL, May 11 (Korea Bizwire) — The choreography video for “How You Like That,” a 2020 hit single by K-pop girl group BLACKPINK, has surpassed 1.1 billion views on YouTube. The group’s agency YG Entertainment said Wednesday the video hit the milestone slightly after midnight, one year and 10 months after it was uploaded on [...]

BLACKPINK’s ‘Boombayah’ Video Passes 1.4 bln YouTube Views

BLACKPINK’s ‘Boombayah’ Video Passes 1.4 bln YouTube Views

SEOUL, April 23 (Korea Bizwire) — The music video for K-pop act BLACKPINK’s “Boombayah” passed 1.4 billion views on YouTube on Saturday, its management agency said. The video for the main track of its debut album released in August 2016 reached the milestone at 5:56 a.m., YG Entertainment said. It became the female band’s third [...]

New Korean Learning Material to be Released for BLACKPINK Fans

New Korean Learning Material to be Released for BLACKPINK Fans

SEOUL, March 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Hybe Edu, an affiliate of K-pop powerhouse Hybe, will release new Korean language learning materials for foreign fans of popular girl group BLACKPINK, the company said Wednesday. The release of the new learning materials, titled “BLACKPINK in Your Korean,” that makes use of the group’s intellectual property is due [...]

BLACKPINK’s Rose Tests Positive for COVID-19, Cancels Part of Overseas Schedule

BLACKPINK’s Rose Tests Positive for COVID-19, Cancels Part of Overseas Schedule

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Rose, a member of K-pop girl group BLACKPINK, tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday and canceled part of her upcoming overseas schedule, the group’s agency said. “Rose tested positive in a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) examination ahead of her departure for an overseas trip today,” YG Entertainment said, adding [...]

‘Kill This Love’ Becomes Second BLACKPINK Video to Top 1.5 Billion YouTube Views

‘Kill This Love’ Becomes Second BLACKPINK Video to Top 1.5 Billion YouTube Views

SEOUL, Jan. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — The music video for K-pop girl group BLACKPINK’s “Kill This Love” has exceeded 1.5 billion views on YouTube, its management agency said Wednesday. The video hit the milestone at about 6 p.m. the previous day, becoming the second video from the group to do so after the 2018 hit [...]

Lisa of BLACKPINK Tests Positive for Coronavirus; Other Members Waiting for Results

Lisa of BLACKPINK Tests Positive for Coronavirus; Other Members Waiting for Results

SEOUL, Nov. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Lisa, a member of top South Korean girl group BLACKPINK, tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, its agency said. YG Entertainment said Rose, Jennie and Jisoo of the four-member K-pop band were waiting for their polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test results though they did not come in close contact [...]

BLACKPINK’s Lisa Makes Second Appearance on Billboard Hot 100 with ‘Money’

BLACKPINK’s Lisa Makes Second Appearance on Billboard Hot 100 with ‘Money’

SEOUL, Nov. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Lisa, a member of K-pop girl group BLACKPINK, scored her second-ever appearance on the Hot 100, Billboard’s main singles chart, with “Money.” According to Billboard on Monday (U.S. time), “Money,” a track from Lisa’s first individual single album released in September, opened at 90th on the chart for the [...]