Twice's 'Breakthrough' video achieves 100 million views
Girl group Twice achieved a major breakthrough as its music video for Japanese single “Breakthrough” (2019) achieved 100 million views this week, making it the girl group with the most videos to hit that benchmark, JYP Entertainment announced on Wednesday.
The music video broke the key threshold on May 15 at10:48 p.m., giving the band its 17th 100-million-view video.
British trio Little Mix was the previous champ, with 16 videos above the mark.
Of Twice’s 100-million-view videos, 14 are Korean, including "Ooh-Ahh" (2015) and "I Can't Stop Me" (2020), and three are Japanese.
The music video for "TT" (2016) has the highest number of views, now closing in on 600 million.
Twice is set to release EP "Taste of Love" on June 11, the group’s first song out this year. The lead track and its music video will be released on June 9.
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