Artist: BLACKPINK Bio

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BLACKPINK

BLACKPINK (Hangul: 블랙핑크; stylized as BLΛƆKPIИK) is a South Korean girl group formed by YG Entertainment in 2016. The group consists of four members: Jennie, Lisa, Jisoo and Rosé.

In May of 2016, YG Entertainment started member reveals for the group with individual teaser image. Jennie was revealed on May 31, Lisa on June 7, Jisoo on June 14, and Rosé on June 21. On June 29, YG Entertainment announced the four-member group would debut as BLACKPINK, YG Entertainment's first girl group in seven years since 2NE1.

Prior to the group's formation, the members have made several appearances. Jennie featured on several of her label-mate's songs, such as G-Dragon's "Black", 승리's "GG Be" and 이하이's "Special". Rosé also lent her vocals in G-Dragon's song "Without You".

They debuted on August 8, 2016 with the single album SQUARE ONE and double title tracks "Whistle" and "BOOMBAYAH". BLACKPINK's first music show performance was aired on August 14, 2016 on SBS's Inkigayo.Their debut broke numerous records: "Whistle" achieved an all-time kill three hours after release, SQUARE ONE ranked first in the iTunes Worldwide Chart, "BOOMBAYAH" had the most views in twenty-four hours for a debut song, and both title tracks got more than two million views within twenty-four hours of their release, unheard of for a debut. They also became the fastest girl group to win a music show in the history of South Korea, only thirteen days after their debut.

BLACKPINK released their second single album SQUARE TWO with the lead singles "Playing with Fire" and "Stay" on November 1, 2016.They performed their comeback stage on Inkigayo on November 6 and on M! Countdown on November 10, 2016. The single album peaked at 3 on the Gaon Digital Chart.

On June 13, 2017, YG Entertainment revealed a teaser for a new single. Member Jisoo said that the group had thus far in their history only had "Black" concepts up until then, and that this new single would be a "Pink" concept. The song was intended to be a surprise for fans while BLACKPINK prepares for SQUARE THREE. On June 22, 2017, BLACKPINK released the digital single AS IF IT'S YOUR LAST. The song was a commercial success, topping Billboard's World Digital Songs and peaking at number 3 on the Gaon Digital Chart.

In May of 2017, it was reported that the group will be helding a debut showcase at Nippon Budokan on July 20. BLACKPINK made their official Japanese debut on August 30, 2017, with the release of their self-titled extended play BLACKPINK.The extended play debuted atop the Oricon Albums Chart with 39,000 physical copies sold in its first week.


Top Track "BLACKPINK"

BOOMBAYAH - BLACKPINK

BOOMBAYAH

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900,681
WHISTLE - BLACKPINK

WHISTLE

42,413
632,140
PLAYING WITH FIRE - BLACKPINK

PLAYING WITH FIRE

41,887
763,754
AS IF IT'S YOUR LAST - BLACKPINK

AS IF IT'S YOUR LAST

40,098
941,028
DDU-DU DDU-DU - BLACKPINK

DDU-DU DDU-DU

36,174
900,923
Stay - BLACKPINK

Stay

29,561
465,532
Forever Young - BLACKPINK

Forever Young

25,846
545,697
Really - BLACKPINK

Really

20,821
327,137
See U Later - BLACKPINK

See U Later

20,494
306,059
휘파람 - BLACKPINK

휘파람

7,783
299,851
붐바야 - BLACKPINK

붐바야

7,614
282,507
불장난 - BLACKPINK

불장난

6,201
273,887
마지막처럼 - BLACKPINK

마지막처럼

3,626
168,484
휘파람 WHISTLE - BLACKPINK

휘파람 WHISTLE

2,488
46,949
휘파람 (WHISTLE) - BLACKPINK

휘파람 (WHISTLE)

1,142
23,473
붐바야 (Boombayah) - BLACKPINK

붐바야 (Boombayah)

1,115
23,277
So Hot - BLACKPINK

So Hot

815
10,941