Ben&Ben Just Topped Charts in South Korea
Ben&Ben has been trending in South Korea and the band was not even aware of it. “Woah this is crazy. We are trending in South Korea!” posted the band on its Facebook page.
The nine-piece pop band occupied the top 1, 2, 3, 6, and 7 spots on Melon Realtime Search Chart, one of South Korea’s most popular music streaming sites.
The band’s popularity in South Korea was brought to the band’s attention by no less than YG Charts, a Twitter page dedicated to YG artists such as Blackpink, Winner, and Treasure. The page provides information on how YG's artists are ranking on Korea's streaming services.
A Filipino Band ???????? Ben&Ben is currently trending #1 and also occupied the #2, #3, #6, and #7 position on Melon Realtime Search Chart - 19:40 KST and i don't know why ???????????? pic.twitter.com/ESqKs31uOJ— YG Charts (@charts_yg) July 22, 2020
“A Filipino band Ben&Ben is currently trending #1 and also occupied #2, #3, #6, and #7 position on Melon Realtime Chart and I don’t know why,” wrote YG Charts.
Ben&Ben expressed their surprise at the news.
Ben&Ben has been coming up with online concerts amid the pandemic. In April, they launched their first international single “Doors” via YouTube. The launch was also a fundraiser.
Watch their recorded concert in the video below.