The music video of Girls’ Generation’s ‘The Boys’ was ranked 3rd on YouTube’s worldwide music category.
Released on October 19th, the Korean version of ‘The Boys’ music video was placed behind hip-hop group, LMFAO and Justin Bieber in the music category for the week’s ‘Most Watched Video’, an indication of Girls’ Generation’s global popularity. The amazing feat on YouTube did not go unnoticed as ‘The Boys’ was featured on E!’s entertainment news programme ‘E!News’ On October 27th.
As of 8am KST on October 28th, ‘The Boys’ music videos, both in Korean and English version had accumulatively surpassed 15 million views.
On October 24th (New York’s local time), the girls’ appearance on American music channel, MTV’s programme ‘MTV News’ as well as MTV’s network channel, ‘MTV IGGY’ had since garnered much attention. Particularly, the girls’ recording for ‘MTV IGGY’ was displayed on a huge billboard in New York’s Time Square.
On October 27th, Girls’ Generation made their first comeback on Mnet’s ‘M! Countdown’ since 2008 and took the no.1 spot on the day of the comeback itself. Including Gaon Chart, Billboard Korea’s Kpop Hot 100 Chart and respective music site charts, ‘The Boys’ had managed to capture the top spots for the 5th week of October.
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