On July 14 at 1 p.m. KST, Jungkook made his official solo debut with the new digital single “Seven” featuring Latto. Shortly after its release, the song shot to the top of domestic music charts like Melon’s Top 100, as well as Bugs’ and Genie’s realtime charts.
Outside of Korea, “Seven” also soared to the top of iTunes charts in numerous countries all over the world. As of 9 a.m. KST on July 15, “Seven” had already hit No. 1 on iTunes Top Songs charts in at least 106 different regions, including the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, France, and Japan.
Additionally, the clean and instrumental versions of “Seven” reached No. 2 and No. 3 in many countries.
Meanwhile, the music video for “Seven” has been racking up views at breakneck speed: by 12 p.m. KST on July 15, the video had already surpassed 34.6 million views on YouTube.
Congratulations to Jungkook! Check out his premiere performance of “Seven” here!