Blackpink making waves with new hit

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South Korea K-Pop girl group Blackpink's new music video Kill This Love had garnered 18 million hits in just eight hours after it was released on iTunes.

Sin Chew Daily reported the music video is also the fastest music video to surpass 70 million hits, which it achieved in just five days.

The music video reached the No.1 spot on iTunes in 36 countries including in the United States, Malaysia and Thai­land.

At press time, it also hit 97 million views on YouTube, which made the music video the fastest Korean group music video to hit the 90 million mark.

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