EXO's Baekhyun Scores Highest Entry For a Solo Ok-Pop Act on the Artist 100

EXO's Baekhyun Scores Highest Entry For a Solo Ok-Pop Act on the Artist 100

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The singer-songwriter just lately launched a brand new solo music “Young.”

With pleasure swelling round not solely his solo work but in addition his group's upcoming actions, Baekhyun of EXO makes main beneficial properties on the Streets Talkin charts this week and units a brand new document whereas doing so.

The singer-songwriter-actor debuts at No. 84 on Streets Talkin's Artist 100 chart making him the very best charting solo Ok-pop act thus far. The Artist 100, which launched in July 2014, measures artist exercise throughout key metrics of music consumption, mixing album and observe gross sales, radio airplay, streaming and social media fan interplay to supply a weekly multi-dimensional rating of artist reputation. 

In the week ending Sept. 28, 2018, Baekhyun notably earned an enormous spike in social engagement with a 1,343 p.c enhance in total exercise on the Social 50 chart the place he matches his greatest rating of No. 2. As Streets Talkin beforehand famous, the singer additionally returns to the highest 5 of the Emerging Artist chart to a brand new peak of No. three. 

So far, the one different Korean artists to enter the Artist 100 chart have been PSY, who peaked at No. 88 in 2015 to develop into the primary Ok-pop entry, and J-Hope of BTS, who peaked at No. 91 across the launch of his Hope World mixtape album. To date, EXO has peaked at No. 18 on the chart because the second-highest Korean act to land on the Artist 100.

Baekhyun just lately launched a brand new solo collaboration "Young" with rapper Loco, which peaked at No. four on Streets Talkin's World Digital Song Sales chart. Now, his best-selling music in America is a tie between "Young" and 2017's "Take You Home," each of which have offered 2,000 copies thus far within the U.S. since their launch. Meanwhile, EXO just lately introduced their impending Ok-pop comeback on the prime of the month marking their first launch since final yr's Streets Talkin 200 chart entry,The War.