BTS’s V Breaks Two Guinness World Records With New Instagram Account


BTS recently caused a stir when the band announced they are taking a break and each member created their own individual Instagram account.

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Fans flocked to follow their favorite band members and on Monday (Dec. 13), Guinness World Records announced that V broke two social media records for being the fastest to reach both one and 10 million followers on Instagram.

@thv racked up one million followers after 43 minutes of being live. He added10 million followers in just 4 hours and 52 minutes. V, RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, and Jungkook all now have more than 20 million followers on Instagram.

Previous record holders for the fastest to reach one million followers include Jennifer Aniston and Rupert Grint from Harry Potter.


photo courtesy of Columbia Records