Billboard’s Weekly Chart Came Out With BTS’ ‘Butter’ on Top
BTS’ “Butter” comes back to acclaim its title as number one on the Billboard Hot 100. Last week, the song was at number seven but resurged, taking back the number one spot and debuting a remix with Megan Thee Stallion on August 27.
BTS’ “Butter” has already acclaimed the title for the longest-reigning number one of 2021. As a result, the K-pop group can now crown themselves as the 40 single, spending ten or more weeks at the number one spot in the Hot 100.
The #Hot100 top 10 (chart dated Sept. 11, 2021)— billboard charts (@billboardcharts) September 7, 2021
We’re all celebrating “Butter (feat. Megan Thee Stallion)” #1 on HOT100 🎉💛— BTS_official (@bts_bighit) September 8, 2021
Listen now and let’s take over every spring, summer, fall, and winter😎
🧈 https://t.co/SvR0ugv818#BTS #방탄소년단 #BTS_Butter pic.twitter.com/k1800KUrqh
“Butter” for 14 weeks has been at the top with Digital Song Sales and is at the 35th spot for Streaming Songs. According to MRC data, the week starting August 30, “Butter” was released on HYPE, BigHit Music, and Columbia Records, creating 10.7 million U.S. streams and 143,000 downloads.
Billboard’s 2021 Songs of the Summer Chart has recently been released, with “Butter” finishing on top. There are three factors the Billboard’s take into account for songs to end up on this chart. One is most heard on the radio, the second is most streamed, and the third is most-sold. Dua Lipa’s song “Levitating” was the most heard, Olivia Rodrigo’s “Good 4 U” was the most streamed, and BTS’ “Butter” was the most sold.
#Butter by @BTS_twt is officially the “Song of The Summer” for 2021 🔥🥳!— ᴮᴱARMY_Connect⁷ (@Army_Connect) September 7, 2021
It is the FIRST song by a Korean Act to top the Song of The Summer Chart by BB in 63 years 👏!@BTS_twt is the only Asian Act who manages to achieve this milestone. #ButterSongOfTheSummer pic.twitter.com/M1hbdEoQMS
The Summer Chart’s top 5 songs included BTS’ “Butter” in the number one spot following Olivia Rodrigo “Good 4 U”, Dua Lipa “Levitating,” Doja Cat featuring SZA “Kiss Me More” and The Weekend and Ariana Grande “Save Your Tears.”
BTS’ “Butter” has been a hit in 2021, becoming number one on the Songs of the Summer Chart. However, the K-pop group has yet to announce any new songs. To be the first to know, go to BTS’ official website.
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