South Korean girl group

Blackpink (Korean: 블랙핑크; commonly stylized as BLACKPINK or BLΛƆKPIИK) is a South Korean girl group that debuted on 8 August 2016.[2][3] The group consists of members Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa.

Blackpink in PUBG Mobile promotional video in March 2021
Blackpink in March 2021
From left to right: Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa
Background information
OriginSeoul, South Korea
Years active2016 (2016)–present

They are the highest-charting female K-pop act on both Billboard Hot 100 and Billboard 200. They are also the first and only K-pop girl group to enter and top the Billboard's Emerging Artists chart. In addition, Blackpink are also the first female K-pop group to have four number-one singles on Billboard's World Digital Song Sales chart.[4] Their 2018 song "Ddu-Du Ddu-Du" was the most-viewed Korean music video in the first 24 hours on YouTube. In January 2019, it became the most viewed music video by a K-pop group on YouTube. They are currently the most subscribed music act, K-pop group and female artist on YouTube, with 92,7 million subscribers (as of January 2024).[5] Blackpink was also the first female K-pop group to perform at Coachella.[6][7]

In 2018, Jennie was the first member to release a solo song, titled "Solo". Rosé released her single album R in 2021. Lisa also released a single album called Lalisa the same year. Jisoo released hers, called Me, in 2023.







Studio albums

  • The Album (2020)
  • Born Pink (2022)


  • Blackpink in Your Area (2018)

Live albums

  • Blackpink Arena Tour 2018 "Special Final In Kyocera Dome Osaka" (2019)
  • Blackpink 2018 Tour 'In Your Area' Seoul (2019)
  • Blackpink 2019–2020 World Tour in Your Area – Tokyo Dome (2020)
  • Blackpink 2021 'The Show' Live (2021)

Extended plays

  • Blackpink (2017)
  • Square Up (2018)
  • Kill This Love (2019)

Concerts and tours


Headlining Tours

  • Blackpink Arena Tour (2018)
  • In Your Area World Tour (2018-2020)
  • Born Pink World Tour (2022-2023)

Headlining Concerts

  • Blackpink Japan Premium Debut Showcase (2017)
  • Livestream Concert: The Show (2021)


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  3. Jeon Su Mi (August 10, 2016). "BLACKPINK Sweeping Charts Within 2 Days of Debut". Mwave. Archived from the original on August 13, 2016. Retrieved August 13, 2016.
  4. Zellner, Xander (June 25, 2018). "BLACKPINK Makes K-Pop History on Hot 100, Billboard 200 & More With 'DDU-DU DDU-DU'". Billboard. Retrieved June 26, 2018.
  5. Herman, Tamar (January 23, 2019). "BLACKPINK's 'Ddu-Du Ddu-Du' Becomes Most-Viewed Music Video From a K-Pop Group on YouTube". Billboard. Retrieved January 24, 2019.
  6. Adejobi, Alicia (January 3, 2019). "Blackpink Become First K-pop Girl Group to Perform at Coachella as They Join Ariana Grande on 2019 Line-up". Metro. DMG Media. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  7. Willman, Chris (April 12, 2019). "Blackpink Win Over Coachella With First Full U.S. Concert". Variety.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 Vincent, Brittany (February 12, 2019). "Everything To Know About Blackpink (Before They're in Your Area)". MTV. Archived from the original on October 5, 2020. Retrieved September 5, 2020.

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