Standing Next To You 1st Win: BTS’ Jungkook Honoured With a Golden Victory at Mnet’s Music Show

Jungkook has just been awarded the Standing Next to You 1st win at Mnet’s Thursday music show program M Countdown. The BTS maknae has long been breaking records following (and even before) the release of his debut solo album Golden. On November 7, he set a new Guinness World Record with his pre-released track from the same album, Seven, for being fastest song to reach 1 billion plays on Spotify, and, just two days later, on November 9, he’s got to taste yet another sweet victory, with all credits to focus track of the album.

Join Our Telegram Channel

His Standing Next to You was pit against LE SERRAFIM’s Perfect Night, as both HYBE Labels’ artists combatted for the top spot for the week’s song champion. The BTS member ended up scoring a total of 9622 points, whereas as LE SSERAFIM gained 5614 points.

The November 9 broadcast of M Coundown served as Episode 822, and it featured a long list of captivating performances as follows – SEVENTEEN’s God of Music, SHINee Taemin’s Guilty, GOT7 Youngjae’s Do It, RIIZE’s Talk Saxy, ZEROBASEONE’s Melting Point and Crush. And that’s not the end of it, VIVIZ came out with their presentation of Maniac, Weeekly performed Vroom Vroom, CRAVITY’s Megaphone, LIGHTSUM’s Honey or Spice, OMEGA X’s Junk Food, NiziU’s Heartris, GOLDEN CHILD’s Feel Me, KISS OF LIFE’s Bad News, and JUJU SECRET’s Alone also made for some special comeback stages.

As of September 2023, the show is being hosted by ZEROBASEONE’s Sung Hanbin and (G)I-DLE’s Miyeon.

Watch the Jungkook Standing Next to You 1st Win Announcement

YouTube video

Also read: BTS Yet to Come Review: Warm-Hearted Euphoric Promise to ARMY That OT7 Will Keep Coming Back for More