On Feb. 9, 2018, just three days after “Mic Drop” was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), “DNA,” the lead single from BTS’ most recent EP, “Love Yourself: Her,” has been certified Gold with 500,000 units sold digitally. This is the second Gold certification, stamping BTS’ place in music history as the first K-Pop group to receive multiple Gold certifications in the US.
Released on Sept. 18, 2018, “DNA” quickly became a global smash hit. To date, the official music video has garnered over 273 million views. Thanks to the ARMY’s tenacity and dedication, BTS was able to perform the song during the American Music Awards, Jimmy Fallon’s Summer Concert Series, The Late Late Show with James Corden and Ellen.
If you have not heard this chart-topping song, check it out below! Congrats BTS and ARMY!