BTS’s astounding achievement in 2018 has been indicated by and by in new information from BuzzAngle!
In BuzzAngle Music’s 2018 Year-End Report on U.S. music consumption, BTS takes No. 2 on the list of Top Artists by Album Sales with 603,307 album deals. The group follows just Eminem, who tops the list with 755,027 album sales.
BTS’s “Love Yourself: Tear” comes in No. 14 on the list of Top Albums by Sales with 212,953 album deals, and “Love Yourself: Answer” takes No. 18 with 199,865 album deals. Both of these two 2018 releases from BTS earned them the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 chart.
The group takes the No. 15 spot on the list of Top Artists by Total Consumption. They garnered 1,521,021 “total project units,” which is made out of 603,307 album sales, 1,122,268 song deals, and 1,208,230,220 on-demand audio streams. The “total project units” that reflect total album consumption are the sum of album deals, song deals (with 10 equivalent to one album deal) and on-demand audio streams (with 1,500 equivalent to one album deal).
Congratulations to BTS once again on an incredible 2018! We can’t wait to see what you have in store in 2019.