The First Female K-Pop Group from an Independent Label Makes US Mediabase Top 25 with Hot Debut Album and lands Billboard 200 Top 25
The K-Pop powerhouse girl group (G)I-DLE has achieved a historic moment by continually breaking their own records with their English EP HEAT. “I DO” remained on the Mediabase chart for nine consecutive weeks, reaching No. 25, while HEAT landed at No. 25 on the “Billboard 200” chart. Additionally, they topped Billboard’s “Current Pop Album Sales” at No. 1 and landed at No. 2 on the “Album Sales” chart.
(G)I-DLE’s recent achievements are an indication of their continuously growing audience, both in North America and worldwide. It highlights their significant impact on the global fanbase as their popularity continues to rise.
In a groundbreaking milestone for (G)I-DLE, their hit single “Nxde” has achieved multiple significant accomplishments. It landed at No. 39 on the Mediabase Top 40 chart, debuted at No. 40 on the Billboard “Pop Airplay” chart, and was featured on Rolling Stone’s list of “The 100 Best Songs of 2022.” Notably, “Nxde” became the first Korean language song to make this highly influential chart, marking a historic achievement for the group.
Furthermore, (G)I-DLE’s mini album I love released in 2022, saw enormous success, surpassing 700,000 stock pre-orders and entering the “Billboard 200” charts. This achievement comes after their first full album, I NEVER DIE, which topped the iTunes charts in 24 countries and reached the 58th position on the Billboard “Global 200” chart.
Following their highly successful 2022 (G)I-DLE WORLD TOUR [JUST ME (G)I-DLE] that covered 18 cities across 10 countries, the group recently completed their Europe-leg of their I am FREE-TY world tour.