K-pop star Jungkook overtakes Salman Khan's record for the most number of views on his TikTok hashtag

TikTok is currently banned in India 
Jungkook and Salman Khan
Jungkook and Salman Khan

Jungkook, a band member of the K-pop boy band BTS, has set a new record. He has amassed over 15.6 billion views on his hashtag on TikTok, according to a report by Metro UK. This record was previously held by Indian movie star Salman Khan who has 15.5 billion views. Junghook doesn't even have a personal TikTok account. TikTok is currently banned in India. 

The 22-year-old Jeon Jung-kook is better known as Jungkook and boasts a huge fan following. He has made songs such as Dynamite, Boy in Luv and I Need U, with his band BTS. He is the main vocalist, sub-rapper and lead dancer of BTS. The band was formed in 2010 and debut in 2013. Their albums include Wings (2016), Love Yourself: Tear (2018) and the 2020 release Map of the Soul: 7 – The Journey. The band’s rise in popularity can be described as phenomenal.

The other members of the band are Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin and V. The band's latest Dynamite also recently broke YouTube's record for most number of views in a day with over 100 million views in 24 hours. K-pop fans, known as Army, do not hold back when it comes to showing love to their idols!

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