BTS’ Jimin Achieves Global Success with ‘Closer Than This’

Seoul - BTS member Jimin has achieved a remarkable milestone with his new solo single "Closer Than This," topping the iTunes Top Song charts in 90 countries around the world. According to BigHit Music, the agency representing BTS, the digital single reached number one in countries including the United States, Japan, Germany, and France, as of 8 a.m. Saturday, just a day after its release.

According to Yonhap News Agency, The single is a dedication to ARMY, BTS' global fan base, and features a promise from Jimin to remain steadfast despite challenges. The music video accompanying "Closer Than This" offers a nostalgic look into Jimin's 10-year journey in the music industry. The release comes shortly after Jimin enlisted in the Army on December 12 to fulfill his mandatory military service, a requirement for all able-bodied men in South Korea.

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