BTS are on monitor for a excessive charting single (Image: Huge Hit)
BTS are difficult Ariana Grande to attain their first UK primary single.
The Ok-pop kings dropped their new album BE on Friday, together with its lead single Life Goes On, and the monitor is using excessive within the midweek charts.
Life Goes On is essentially the most downloaded track of the week thus far and has additionally amassed essentially the most video streams during the last 48 hours.
Up to now, RM, Suga, Jin, V, J-Hope, Jungkook and Jimin are on the right track to succeed in quantity two, however Ariana Grande is simply 600 chart gross sales forward with Positions, which is on monitor for a fifth week at primary.
If BTS keep on monitor, Life Goes On might be their highest charting single within the UK, after Dynamite reached number three in August.
The band has additionally achieved two primary albums within the UK, with Map Of The Soul: Persona and Map Of The Soul: 7 each reaching the highest spot.
We’ll have to attend till Friday to see whether or not BTS pull off the double feat.
Up to now, Ariana and BTS head up a midweek prime 5 made up of Billie Eilish’s Subsequently I Am, Little Combine’s Candy Melody and Midnight Sky by Miley Cyrus.
Miley’s duet with Dua Lipa, Prisoner, is one other new entry, at the moment at quantity six, whereas Dua’s Levitating is transferring up the charts following her efficiency on The Graham Norton Present.
You Broke Me First by Tate McRae, Wes Nelson’s See No person and Monster, Shawn Mendes and Justin Bieber’s new collaboration, spherical out the provisional prime 10.
Ariana is on monitor for a fifth week at primary (Image: Rex)
In the meantime, the charts are starting to look hella Christmassy, as some festive favourites are creeping up the charts as Christmas playlists begin spinning.
The Pogues and Kirsty MacColl’s Fairytale of New York shoots from 63 final week to 16 at the moment, following controversy over Radio 1’s decision to play an edited version of the song.
Mariah Carey is one place behind at 17 with All I Need For Christmas Is You, which re-entered the High 40 on final Friday’s chart.
The Official Charts might be revealed on Friday.