BLACKPINK's "Ddu-Du Ddu-Du" Is Now The Highest-Charting K-Pop Girl Group Hit In US!
Karen Jane Ng
The power goes to Blackpink as their comeback bop "Ddu-Du Ddu-Du" becomes the highest-charting K-Pop hit from an all-female group in the US!
— YG FAMILY (@ygent_official) June 24, 2018
It peaked at No. 55 on the Billboard Hot 100, surpassing Wonder Girls who previously entered the chart at No. 76 with their 2009 smash "Nobody". The EP Square Up - which includes "Ddu-Du Ddu-Du" - meanwhile, tops all albums from Korean female acts by debuting at No. 40 on Billboard 200. It beats 2NE1's last record Crush that ranked 61.
2018 is really going big for the kweens. Congratulations!