BTS Make History On Rolling Stone 100 Chart With Coldplay Collaboration “My Universe”

It’s a first for both groups to top the chart.

BTS and British rock band Coldplay are making history together with their collaboration single “My Universe!”

From left: Jonny Buckland, Guy Berryman, V, Jungkook, Will Champion, Suga, Chris Martin, RM, Jin, J-Hope, and Jimin. | @BTS_twt/Twitter

In addition to topping Billboard Hot 100 chart this week, the groups are also No. 1 on Rolling Stone 100 chart. According to Rolling Stone, it marks “both groups’ first time topping the chart.”

Screenshot on Rolling Stone Top 100 chart website on October 5, 2021. | Rolling Stone

Not only that, but this also makes BTS the first Korean act ever to have a song at Number One on the chart. BTS are no strangers to making history, of course. They have broken many records and topped charts with “Butter” this summer.

From left: BTS’s V, J-Hope, RM, Jin, Suga, Jungkook, and Jimin in “Butter” concept photo. | BigHit Music

Rolling Stone also revealed that BTS has re-entered the Top 10 of the Artists 500, now at Number 35. Meanwhile, Coldplay has risen as much as 29 ranks from the previous week.

Official cover for Coldplay x BTS “My Universe.” | @coldplay/Twitter
Source: Rolling Stone Charts