Dec 5, 2018
K-pop boy group BTS marked #8 on this year's Billboard Top Artists chart.
On December 4 (local time), Billboard unveiled its 2018 year-end charts on the official website.
According to Billboard, American singer Drake topped this year's Top Artists chart while BTS marked #8 after Post Malone, Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift, Cardi B, XXTENTACION, and Imagine Dragons.
Besides Top Artists chart, BTS ranked #2 on Top Artists - Duo/Group chart and #1 on three more charts including Independent Artists, Social 50 Artists, and World Albums Artists.
Also, three of BTS' albums were included on Billboard 200 Albums chart―'LOVE YOURSELF 結 Answer' on #85, 'LOVE YOURSELF 轉 Tear' on #101, and 'LOVE YOURSELF 承 Her' on #150.
BTS set a record by topping Billboard's Social 50 Artists chart 72 weeks in a row.
Meanwhile, BTS won seven awards at '2018 Melon Music Awards' on December 1 including two Daesangs (grand prize).
(Kang Eunbee, Credit= 'bangtan.official' 'Billboard' Facebook, Billboard)