BTS Becomes Winner Of Global Album Award For All IFPI Chart Formats Through 'Map Of The Soul: 7'

BTS Makes History as the First Artist to Top of the Recently Launched All Forms IFPI Global Album Chart. This achievement was created by BTS through their album 'Map Of The Soul: 7'.

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BTS (Bangtan Boys) made history as the first artist to top the newly launched IFPI All Formats Global Album Chart. This achievement was created by BTS through their amazing album, "'Map of the Soul: 7".

The International Federation of the Phonography Industry (IFPI) is an organization that represents the worldwide recorded music industry, and has now added a new ranking to existing global awards celebrating the year's best-selling album in all consumption formats. The All Global Album Formats chart takes into account physical sales, digital downloads and streaming platforms.

BTS's February 2020 album "Map of the Soul: 7" gained No. 1 in the rankings after breaking all-time sales records in Korea. The album has also previously topped the charts in the five largest music markets in the world (United States, Japan, United Kingdom, Germany, France), and many more.

At No. 4th on the charts is the Billboard 200 top-ranked group album "BE (Deluxe Edition)", which was released in November 2020. Tells the full list of IFPI's Top 10 Global Albums, All Chart Formats for 2020:

BTS - "Map of the Soul: 7"The Weeknd - “After Hours”Billie Eilish - "When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?"BTS - "BE (Deluxe Edition)"Harry Styles - "Fine Line"Post Malone - “Hollywood's Bleeding”Kenshi Yonezu - "Stray Sheep"Justin Bieber - "Changes"Taylor Swift - "Folklore"Dua Lipa - "Future Nostalgia"

Earlier this week, IFPI also announced that BTS is IFPI's Global Recording Artist of the Year for 2020. They also announced that their song "Dynamite" took the No. 10 on the 2020 Global Digital Charts. IFPI will also announce the Global Album Sales Chart on March 11th. Congratulations to BTS! (wk / daughter)