“Monster Rookie” Lee Hi has been on the #1 position for two consecutive weeks with her debut single “1,2,3,4“.
Her single has been staying on the peak position for 16 days since release, setting a record for rookie artists. Data was obtained across music downloading sites Melon, Olleh, Mnet, Naver, Daum and Moneky3.
According to Gaon Chart released last week, Lee Hi came into 1st place, having achieved over 67,000 downloads in one week. Billboard‘s K-pop Hot 100 also places Lee Hi at first place since debut.
Lee Hi was said to achieve a remarkable feat as a rookie singer as evidenced by downloads approaching 70,000, compared to the usual 40,000 – 50,000 downloads for songs that reach the #1 position all these while.
Duration of her winning streak is becoming a hot topic.
Article by Biopolymath & Alona
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