“You, you are My Universe and I just want to put you first,” is the key lyric of the song My Universe by BTS and Coldplay and the BTS ARMY and Coldplayers made sure to bring the lyrics of the song to life by debuting the song on No 1 at both Billboard and Rolling Stone Hot 100 Songs charts.
‘My Universe’ is a collaboration song by BTS and Coldplay and is a part of Coldplay’s upcoming album ‘Music Of The Spheres’ scheduled to release on October 15th. The song is a fun pop song with a deep and heart-touching meaning to it. The lyrics written in Korean and English talks about love transcending all the tangible and intangible barriers of the world. The song is co-written and sung by both BTS and Coldplay’s Chris Martin.
With Coldplay×BTS’ My Universe’s No. 1 debut on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart many new records were created by the two most loved boy bands in the world, some of which are as follows:
1) It is Coldplay’s second song to top Billboard Hot 100 chart after ‘Viva La Vida’
2) ‘My Universe’ ends Coldplay’s drought of more than 13 years as Billboard leaders, ‘Viva La Vida’ by Coldplay topped Billboard Hot 100 back in 2008.
3) It is BTS’ sixth No. 1 song at Billboard Hot 100 after Dynamite, Life Goes On, Savage Love remix, Butter and Permission To Dance.
4) BTS is now the second fastest group after The Beatles to accumulate six No.1 songs at Billboard Hot 100.
5) It took BTS just 1 year and one month to accumulate its six Billboard Hot 100 Chart topping songs, whereas The Beatles did it in 10 months.
Apart from its achievements at Billboard Hot 100 Chart, BTS and Coldplay also have Rolling Stone chart accolades in their bags:
1) My Universe is both BTS’ and Coldplay’s first No. 1 on the Rolling Stone Hot 100 Chart
2) BTS is the first Korean Act to top Rolling Stone Hot 100 Chart.