BTS’s V Shatters Records Globally with Solo Debut “Layover” and Hit Single “Slow Dancing”
A Monumental Solo Debut: V's "Layover" and "Slow Dancing" Top iTunes Charts Globally
BTS‘s V has taken the global music scene by storm with his much-awaited solo debut. The release of his first album “Layover”, along with its leading track “Slow Dancing”, has witnessed a meteoric rise on iTunes charts across various countries, marking a significant milestone in his career.
On the afternoon of September 8, fans were treated to the official release of “Layover”, an album that showcases V’s artistic versatility and vocal prowess. The title track “Slow Dancing” has resonated immensely with audiences worldwide, catapulting to the top positions on iTunes charts in a multitude of regions.
BIGHIT MUSIC reported that by the morning of September 9, the captivating single “Slow Dancing” had secured the top spot on iTunes Top Songs charts in an impressive 75 regions, including notable mentions such as the United Kingdom, Brazil, Japan, France, Australia, and Canada. Furthermore, the “Layover” album has dominated the iTunes Top Albums charts, reaching the number one position in approximately 65 different regions, a figure that is speculated to have increased since the initial count.
Adding to the list of accomplishments, V has also established a new benchmark in the Hanteo history, recording the highest first-day sales for a solo artist. The “Layover” album witnessed an overwhelming response, with over 1.67 million copies sold on the very first day of its release, September 8.
As V continues to bask in the success of his solo debut, fans and enthusiasts alike eagerly anticipate what the future holds for this multi-talented artist. With a promising start, it seems like the sky is the limit for BTS’s V.