Girl band TWICE's new music video garners 20 mln views

Park Sae-jin Reporter Posted : 2018-07-11 10:03 Updated : 2018-07-11 10:03
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SEOUL -- Girl band TWICE broke its own record for the most watched music video in 24 hours of release with "Dance the Night Away" by garnering more than 20 million views on YouTube.

At 6:00 p.m. (0900GMT) Tuesday, 24 hours after the summer-themed song's release, TWICE's new music video was watched 20,387,875 times on YouTube, surpassing the group's earlier record of 12,576,820 views for "What is Love?"

"Dance the Night Away" is dominating the music charts of major South Korean online music services. TWICE spent a successful year in 2017, dominating the music charts at home with a string of hit songs such as "SIGNAL", "LIKEY" and "KNOCK KNOCK". They also dominated Japan's prestigious Oricon charts with the Japanese version of "TT" and "Candy Pop".