BTS as a band has always brought in success and their song ‘Butter’ which was released on July 9, 2021, charted at No. 1 for ten non-consecutive weeks on a billboard which was replaced by their own song ‘Permission to Dance’ in between. But even their individual songs have also been Number 1 on the charts whenever they were released. Further, the list of their individual songs will be briefed.
JHope individual song – ‘Chicken Noodle Soup’ featuring American Singer Becky G was released on September 27, 2019, through Big Hit Entertainment. The original song was by Webster and Young B. In one of his live streams, JHope had mentioned this song is very close to his heart and meaningful as this was the song he used to listen to in the beginning years when he first learned to Dance and wanted this song to feature on his debut mixtape ‘Hope World’. The song was in Number 1 position on US iTunes also the Dance in the Music Video became famous and everyone does the steps to the song.
RM’s individual songs – ‘Winter Flower’ and ‘Don’t’ are the two songs in which RM was a featured artist and the main artist were Younha and eAeon respectively. ‘Winter Flower’ was released on 6th January 2020 and was the first track of Younha’s mini-album named ‘Unstable Mindset’. ‘Don’t’ was released on April 30, 2021, and this song is the first track of eAeon’s album ‘Fragile’. Both the songs were in Number 1 position on US iTunes when the songs were released.
Suga’s three individual songs were in Number 1 position on US iTunes when these three songs were released. His songs ‘Eight’, ‘Daechwita’ and ‘Girl of My Dreams’ are the ones that hit the number 1 position. The song Eight was released on 6th May 2020, the main artist being IU, South Korean Singer, and Songwriter and produced by Suga and also featured in the song. This song was about the artist being nostalgic and revisiting various phases of her youth when she is twenty-eight years old. Daechwita was released on 22nd May 2020 and is the second track featured on the mixtape ‘D-2’, according to the name it is a Korean traditional military dance, but this song is a representation of the idol’s constant battle against him and the desire to achieve his dreams has given the courage to do everything to achieve. Daechwita is the song when you hear the beats; you just cannot stop yourself from feeling the vibes to it. The song ‘Girl of My Dreams’ was released on December 10, 2021.
‘Yours’ is Jin’s individual OST that was released on 7th November 2021, being an OST for a Korean Drama named ‘Jirisan’ which depicts the story of rangers trying to rescue the survivors and lost trekkers. Though this is not his first OST, this is certainly the first OST to be number 1 on US iTunes.
V’s two individual songs hit number 1 on US iTunes and also on UK Tunes. ‘Sweet Night’ and ‘Christmas Tree’ are those two songs that made it to the number 1. ‘Sweet Night’ was released two years ago on March 13th, 2020 for the Korean Drama named ‘Itaewon Class’. This song is written and composed by Kim Taehyung (V) and he also lent his vocals for the same. ‘Christmas Tree’ was released on December 24, 2021, for the Korean Drama named ‘Our Beloved Summer’ a romance comedy.
‘Stay Alive’ is the song that is sung by Jungkook and produced by Suga, obviously, with Jungkook’s sweet vocals and with Suga’s music genius mind, this track hit number 1 on the US iTunes as well as on UK Tunes. This song was released on 11th February 2022 for the Webtoon – 7 Fates Chakho OST and it is a story of seven boys who are connected by fate as they battle hardships together and grow up in the process.
Jimin debuted on April 24, 2022, with an OST for Korean Drama ‘Our Blues’ which is a duet with Ha Sung Woon. Not even one day surpassed and the song was already on Number 1 on US iTunes and UK Tunes. That’s is how much ARMYs love BTS and can’t wait to show our enthusiasm whenever it comes to them announcing a new song and album, and as soon as they are released ARMYs cannot stop themselves from listening to it. And ARMYs certainly cannot wait until their comeback and they are very much excited since the comeback was announced.