BTS’s music video for title track “Blood Sweat & Tears” has hit over 10 million views!
According to news reports, the music video reached this benchmark in the shortest amount of time amongst K-pop boy group music videos.
The music video for “Blood Sweat & Tears” was released on October 10 at 12 a.m. KST. In six hours it reached 1 million views and 5 million views in 18 hours. The music video reached over 10 million views some time before 5:41 p.m. KST on October 11.
Reports say that BTS’s new music video is the second fastest K-pop music video to reach 10 million views (PSY’s “Gentlemen” is first). However, amongst K-pop groups, BTS’s “Blood Sweat & Tears” is the fastest to reach this record.
Previously, “FIRE” reached 10 million views in 75 hours, meaning “Blood Sweat & Tears” reached this mark about twice as fast.
The music video is enjoying great popularity worldwide and on various music charts as well.
Source: Soompi via nate, osen | ibighit | Vevo wikipedia
Unfortunately I couldn't find any verifiable sources of how quickly different kpop videos earned youtube views, but as a point of reference, this would put BST at at least the #9 spot on the Vevo list of record holders for most music video views in a 24-hour period.