Lisa continues to set new records and achieve remarkable milestones in her career. Recently, the talented rapper and member of the renowned girl group BLACKPINK, reached a significant achievement as her hit track “Money” crossed the remarkable milestone of 1 billion streams on Spotify. This accomplishment has earned Lisa a well-deserved entry into the Guinness World Records, marking her as the first solo K-pop artist to achieve such a feat on the popular streaming platform. As of September 21, “Money” had amassed an impressive 1,002,683,408 streams on Spotify, demonstrating the global appeal of her music. Additionally, the single made its presence felt on the prestigious Billboard Hot 100 chart, securing the 90th position.
This Guinness World Record accolade is the latest addition to Lisa’s growing list of solo achievements. Earlier in the year, she made history as the first solo K-pop artist to win at the MTV Video Music Awards in 2022. Lisa’s success continued at the MTV Europe Music Awards, where she once again emerged as the first solo K-pop winner, even receiving two nominations in the category due to her association with BLACKPINK.
Another remarkable achievement for Lisa in 2023 was her social media influence. She boasts the highest number of followers for any K-pop artist on Instagram, with a staggering 86.3 million Blinks eagerly anticipating her updates on the platform. It’s worth noting that this number has since soared to an astonishing 97.3 million followers on Instagram since January.
In addition to her solo accomplishments, Lisa, as a member of BLACKPINK, holds multiple world records. The group secured the record for the most subscribers for a band on YouTube on April 22, 2021, and they were recognized as the most streamed female group on Spotify on March 3, 2023. BLACKPINK achieved significant milestones as well, including being the first K-pop group to reach the No. 1 spot on the Official U.K. Albums chart (female) on September 29, 2022, and the first K-pop group to reach No. 1 on the Billboard 200 (female) on October 1, 2022, with their album, “Born Pink.”
Lisa’s career continues to reach new heights, and her groundbreaking achievements in the music industry and social media landscape demonstrate her unwavering influence and popularity among fans worldwide. Her dedication and talent have solidified her place as a true trailblazer in the world of K-pop and beyond.