SM Entertainment’s rookie girl group aespa has been creating headlines here and there as soon as its debut in November 2020.
The four-member girl group consisting of Karina, Winter, Giselle, and Ningning has swept off the awards for Rookie of the Year in all major award-giving bodies and also made a name of their own with countless music show wins and chart-topping releases.
aespa’s Debut Track “Black Mamba” Surpasses 200 Million YouTube Views
This time, aespa achieves an amazing feat with the debut song, “Black Mamba,” becoming the group’s first music video to exceed 200 million views on YouTube.
In particular, the music video for “Black Mamba” achieved 200 million views on YouTube on January 14, at around 8:00 PM KST. The music video was released on aespa’s debut date, November 17, 2020, at 6:00 PM KST. This sees the music video taking 423 days or one year, one month, and 28 days, to reach the incredible milestone.
Currently, the music video for "Black Mamba" has 200,826,026 views on YouTube.
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aespa’s “Black Mamba” Sets New Record
“Black Mamba” is the debut and first digital track of SM Entertainment’s new girl group aespa. It was released on November 17, 2020, and was written and composed by the agency’s genius songwriter and producer Yoo Young Jin.
The track is characterized as pop, electropop, and dance-pop music with synth and EDM sound and bass, as well as an irresistible hook that captures its listeners.
The lyrics are about an entity known as the black mamba that only disrupts the members’ and their avatars’ connection, but also threatens their planet, Kwangya.
Meanwhile, the music video for “Black Mamba” became the fastest Kpop group debut to surpass 100 million views. The latter releases, “Next Level” and “Savage” have also exceeded 100 million views on YouTube.