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BTS song 'Mic Drop' surpasses 1 billion views on YouTube

Clearly, throwing cakes into the crowd's faces pays your bills. The collaboration song with the American DJ Steve Aoki, famous for his live shows, just reached 1 billion views on YouTube, and BTS fans are celebrating around the world. Read more about this historical record, below. 

  • The YouTube music video was launched on November 24, 2017.
  • It was the first collaboration between BTS and a DJ. 
  • Steve Aoki has a net worth of almost $100 million as of 2021, being amongst the highest paid DJ's in the world. 
  • He is also the heir of the Benihana restaurant chain fortune.
  • BTS fans, the army, started trending on Twitter with the hashtag #MicDrop1B.
BTS song 'Mic Drop' surpasses 1 billion views on YouTube

Fans around the world remembered the most epic episodes from the music video, that included BTS members RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V and Jungkook dancing around police cars and prison cells. This music video portraits the K-Pop idols as the 'bad boys' of the industry. Clearly, a mix that worked out. 

Steve Aoki with BTS celebrating the Asian culture

Steve Aoki, on his side, portrays the American dream. Son of Asian immigrants, who achieved stardom, fame and money following his dreams of being a DJ (some might say that his father's fortune helped him into getting some interesting gigs at the beginning), and being able to live the 'good life'. 

BTS music videos that reached 1 billion views on YouTube:

3) 'Dynamite': 1.1 billion views

BTS Dynamite

2) 'Boy With Luv': 1.3 billion views

BTS collaboration with Halsey 'Boy With Luv'

1) BTS 'DNA': 1.3 billion views

BTS 'DNA' Music Video

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