If there’s a tune — not to mention an artist — that’s been topping the charts domestically in South Korea, and maybe dominating TikTok and Instagram Reels for the time being, it’s NewJeans and their newest hit “OMG.” Some could counteract and say “hype boy,” because the dance continues to make waves on social platforms, however the current monitor and infectious hand-to-forehead dance transfer — alongside “Ditto” — have set the web ablaze with habit.
Simply six months after their debut, NewJeans’ rise within the Korean music trade has been repeatedly praised by most of the people and Ok-pop followers globally. The group’s ongoing achievements solely proceed after Billboard unveiled the information of “OMG” rating at no. 91 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart yesterday (January 24). This might mark the ADOR quintet’s highest placement ranked thus far.
Final week, the group earned themselves the quickest K-Pop group to enter the Billboard Hot 100 with their pre-release single “Ditto.” The dance-pop and Jersey Membership-inspired monitor debuted on the Billboard chart at no. 96.
With two songs touchdown on the Billboard chart, this not solely makes NewJeans the quickest Ok-pop group to debut on the chart but additionally the quickest act to have a number of entries on the chart.
They’re the third Ok-pop act to interrupt into the Hot 100 chart, following pioneering acts BTS and Blackpink.