GOT7 Jay B’s 'Somo:Fume' tops iTunes album charts in 36 regions days after release
Jay B’s album 'Somo:Fume' becomes a hit days after its release as it topples charts all over the world, being #1 in 36 regions
GOT7 has one of the most dedicated fanbases who are supportive of all seven members and their activities to the best of their ability. Ahgases try their best to make every single release by the group successful by streaming dedicatedly on various platforms. With ‘Somo:Fume’, Jay B became GOT7’s newest member to release his solo work under H1ghr Music. This is not Jay B’s first solo venture as he worked previously as Def and was appreciated for it but fans seem to not get enough of Jay B.
Jay B's first solo under H1ghr Music was a mini-album titled 'Somo:Fume' that was released on August 26 and has now topped the iTunes ‘Top Album’ charts in 36 countries including the US, UK, France, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, and Vietnam. H1ghr Music took to their social media platforms to share the news about Jay B’s solo album being loved globally.
B.T.W.'s global success
The title track 'B.T.W.’ featuring Jay Park, produced by Cha Cha Malone saw a slow start as its views froze on YouTube due to a glitch. Fans were worried about the view count as some fans confirmed the glitch. This error was soon resolved as the song proved to be a hit as it ranked first on the single charts in 20 regions including Mexico, Brazil, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, and Chile.
Jay B also saw amazing success on domestic charts as the song topped the real-time charts on Genie Music as well as the top charts on Bugs Music immediately after its release. The music video, despite its show start, surprised fans by surpassing 1 million views in one day and 3 million views in three days. Not only that, a choreography video for ‘B.T.W.’ was released and Jay B engaged fans into the song with the #BTWCHALLENGE as Jay B participated in it and shared fans’ performances on his personal Instagram story.
Fashion Film with Arena Korea
On August 19, days before the release of the album, Arena Korea released a photoshoot featuring Jay B wearing Burberry Steven Fashion Week 2021 Collection. Jay B reshared these photos to his personal Instagram account on August 31.
On August 27, Arena Korea posted a video of a fashion film with Jay B who was seen wearing the same outfits from the photoshoot as ‘AM PM’, one of the songs from ‘Somo:Fume’, plays in the background. These images will be released in the September issue of Arena Magazine’s Korean version.