BLACKPINK member Jisoo has successfully launched her solo career with her first solo album 'ME', which has received critical acclaim from fans worldwide and has dominated global charts.


According to her agency, YG Entertainment, Jisoo's solo album title track 'Flower', which was released on March 31st at 1 PM, has topped the iTunes Worldwide Song Chart.

The song's popularity is widespread throughout different regions, including North and South America, Europe, Oceania, and Asia, with a total of 57 countries reaching the top spot on the charts.

'Flower' also topped the domestic music charts, with immediate success on Naver Vibe as it ranked number one. It also hit the top of Melon, Genie, and Bugs' real-time charts.

Especially on Melon, where rankings are calculated by combining the 24-hour usage and real-time user count, the song continues to climb up the charts, surpassing other popular artists.

As expected, interest in Jisoo's music video is also high, with the video reaching 37 million views within just 20 hours of being uploaded on YouTube. It also quickly became the most-watched video within 24 hours.

Due to the success of her solo debut, BLACKPINK's official YouTube channel has experienced a surge in subscribers, now exceeding 85.6 million.

Jisoo's solo debut has received extensive coverage from renowned overseas media outlets such as Billboard, Rolling Stone, and NME.

NME praised Jisoo's 'Flower' for its elegance, creativity, modernity, and traditional beauty, saying that it is undoubtedly one of the best K-pop songs of the year. Meanwhile, Billboard acknowledged Jisoo's vocal prowess, predicting that she would soon set a record like the other BLACKPINK members.

Jisoo's popularity has already been felt worldwide. Her first solo album 'ME' broke a new record in just one day, becoming the highest-selling solo album by a Korean female artist with 875,149 copies sold.

Jisoo's solo debut has been an immense success, receiving praise from fans and critics alike. She has demonstrated that she has what it takes to be a successful solo artist, and her future in the music industry looks bright.