The boy band earn their newest chart-topper with lower than 24 hours of gross sales.
EXO's new single "Love Shot" debuts at No. 1 on Billboard's World Digital Song Sales chart this week. The monitor bought 2,000 downloads within the week ending Dec. 13, in response to Nielsen Music.
Impressively, the tune was capable of earn the chart-topping quantity in lower than 24 hours time as three-song single Love Shot – The fifth Album Repackage — for which "Love Shot" is included because the title monitor and recorded in each a Korean and Chinese model — was launched early Dec. 13 hours earlier than the charts closed for the monitoring week.
"Love Shot" acts as a follow-up single to EXO's not too long ago launched full-length album, Don't Mess Up My Tempo, which peaked at No. 23 on the all-genre Billboard 200 albums chart. It made the outfit the second-highest charting Korean act ever on the tally. Previous to "Love Shot," EXO had earned No. 1s on the World Digital Song Sales chart with 2016 singles "Monster" and "Lotto."
Elsewhere, new EXO songs "Trauma" and "Wait" additionally bow on this week's World Digital Songs chart at Nos. eight and 14, respectively. EXO now have 43 prime 10 entries on the chart, the second-most prime 10s of any act in World Digital Songs historical past. To date, EXO's greatest week for a single was on the Sept. 10, 2016-dated chart when "Lotto" debuted at No. 1 and bought eight,000 downloads.
Remarkably, that is additionally the third week Ok-pop tremendous label SM Entertainment has dominated World Digital Song Sales with three totally different artists. The streak started on the chart dated Dec. eight, 2018, when boy band NCT 127's "Simon Says" debuted at No. 1, continued final week when lady group Red Velvet's "RBB (Really Bad Boy)" landed on the prime spot and sees its third week with the EXO guys. While different Ok-pop labels have been No. 1 for a number of weeks at a time, by no means has a Korean label held multi-week, chart-topping streak with three totally different acts.
Elsewhere on the charts, "Love Shot" additionally hits No. 25 on the YouTube Music chart, the band's fourth entry to this point. EXO's highest peak on the chart is No. 13 with "Tempo," from November.
Below, watch the fellows deliver "Love Shot" to life with one of many first dwell performances of the tune on Korean music program KBS Music Bank.