NEW MUSIC: V | OUR BELOVED SUMMER: ORIGINAL TELEVISION SOUNDTRACK) PT. 5
BTS member V, aka Kim Taehyung has released a new track titled "Christmas Tree," OST from the drama "Our Beloved Summer." The song has been breaking records ever since, bringing in the highest debut streams for a Korean OST on Spotify, with 1.46 million streams. Additionally, the song took over the top spot on iTunes' US and Worldwide charts, dethroning the iconic Christmas song "All I Want For Christmas Is You" by Mariah Carey. This makes V the only Korean soloist to debut straight at number 1 on US iTunes with two solo songs. The song reached the #1 spot on iTunes in 86 countries. V, aka Kim Taehyung (Korean: 김태형), is the second-youngest member of the South Korean boy group, BTS. In addition to his work with the K-pop group, V made his acting debut in the drama Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth in 2016. He collaborated with fellow BTS member Jin on "It's Definitely You," an OST from the drama. V's first solo track outside of BTS was "Scenery," released in January 2019 on SoundCloud. V wrote and composed the song, and he photographed the cover artwork. V's second solo song, and first full English song, was entitled "Winter Bear," also released through SoundCloud, in August 2019. The song was released alongside a self-directed music video on BTS' YouTube channel, and he photographed the cover artwork for this song as well.