FIFTY FIFTY breaks BLACKPINK’s Billboard Hot 100 record with ‘Cupid’

FIFTY FIFTY breaks BLACKPINK’s Billboard Hot 100 record with ‘Cupid’
Daniel Anderson
May 24, 2023
K-pop quartet FIFTY FIFTY has surpassed BLACKPINK’s Billboard Hot 100 record with their viral song “Cupid.”
Based on the most recent data from the Billboard Hot 100 for the week of May 27, FIFTY FIFTY’s “Cupid” has spent nine weeks on the chart.
The accomplishment has established FIFTY FIFTY as the K-pop girl group with the longest-charting song on the Billboard Hot 100, breaking the previous record set by BLACKPINK in 2020 with their track “Ice Cream” featuring Selena Gomez, which charted for eight weeks. 
“Cupid” also became the girl group’s first song to top the Billboard Global 200 Excl. U.S., a chart that ranks songs based on streaming activity and sales from over 200 territories worldwide, except the U.S. 
On the Global 200 chart. FIFTY FIFTY currently holds the No. 2 position. 
The song has maintained its position in the Top 20 of the Billboard Hot 100 for three consecutive weeks, currently sitting at Number 18.
FIFTY FIFTY placed on the Billboard Hot 100 in March, becoming only the sixth K-pop group to enter the chart following Wonder Girls, BTS, BLACKPINK, TWICE and NewJeans.
In November 2022, they made their debut with the release of their extended play titled “THE FIFTY,” featuring the lead single “Higher.” “Cupid” is part of the single album and includes an English-language version known as the “Cupid Twin Version.” They also released a sped-up version of “Cupid” in April.
Additionally, the girl group recently signed a new partnership with American label Warner Records.
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