The Philippines have been hit with the Hallyu wave once again as K-pop groups dominate the YouTube PH trending chart this week with multiple entries in the Top 50.
As expected, BTS topped the rankings with the highly-anticipated release of their music video for “Life Goes On” which inspired millions of ARMYs around the world.
BTS – “Life Goes On” Official MV
The MV already garnered 143,435,540 in less than a week! The group, last November 25, released a new version of the MV for “Life Goes On” tagged as “In the Forest” which accumulated 7,509,542 views as of this posting.
BTS performed their new single at the Late Late Show with James Corden and it’s also trending in PH (at no. 8).
Placing third in the rankings is GOT7 with their new MV titled “Breath” which garnered 18,448,988 views since its premiere last Nov. 23.
GOT7 – “Breath” MV
BLACKPINK released a mysterious teaser and it’s trending at no. 5 in the Philippines!
BLACKPINK – “Around the World”
Here are other K-pop groups/artists that are currently trending in the Philippines:
NCT U – 엔시티 유 ’90’s Love’ MV
aespa 에스파 ‘Black Mamba’ MV
NiziU – “Step and a Step” MV