BTS: Band break UK album and Billboard Hot 100 Chart records

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Brace yourselves, BTS fans - we have some big news, the popular South Korean boy band, BTS are breaking records again.

Together Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V and Jungkook have secured a number one in the UK album charts for their album Map of the Soul: Persona.

That's not all, their single Boy With Luv, featuring American pop star Halsey, has debuted at No. 8 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart in the US.

It's the highest position in the American chart for a song by a Korean pop group ever.

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Check out these records won by Boy with Luv
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The Bangtan Boys have also been smashing records with their new hit single, Boy with Luv.

According to the Guinness World Records - since the YouTube video for Boy with Luv was released - it achieved the most viewed YouTube video in 24 hours!

Not to mention it has been the most viewed YouTube music video and K-pop group music video in 24 hours, too.

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Check out Halsey and RM's secret handshake (Twitter/Halsey)

The band will be coming to Wembley Arena in London later in the year as part of their tour for their new album.

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