Park Ji-min, popularly known as Jimin, is a singer, songwriter, and dancer of the popular South Korean band BTS. BTS Member Jimin was born on 13 October 1995 in Busan, where he grew up with his parents and younger brother. He made his debut on 13 June 2013 as a member of BTS on Mnet’s M Countdown with the release of “No More Dream”. It was the song from their debut album, “2 Cool 4 Skool”. He released three solo songs for BTS; “Lie”, “Serendipity”, and “Filter”. “Lie” was released as part of BTS’s second Korean studio album titled “Wings”. Both “Lie” and “Serendipity” had more than fifty million streams on Spotify in 2018.
BTS member Jimin is the band’s first member to achieve 100 million views with “Serendipity” in May 2019. Jimin is the only BTS member with multiple solo songs in the January 2020 update of the Official Chart’s top 40 most streamed BTS songs in the United Kingdom. In February 2019, “Filter” became the biggest streaming debut, setting a record for the highest number of streams among all Korean songs on Spotify with over 2.2 million streams. The song reached that number of streams within twenty-four hours of its release, making it the fastest Korean solo in the platform’s history to cross 20 million streams. Furthermore, “Filter” is the only BTS solo to receive a nomination at Gaon Chart Music Awards for the song of the year category.
Along with the other members of BTS, Jimin received the fifth-class Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit by the President of South Korea in October 2018, for their contributions to the promotion of Korean culture around the globe. For his collaboration with Jungkook on the cover of “We Don’t Talk Anymore”, Jimin sang the parts of Selena Gomez. Jimin received praises for the songs from Teen Vogue, Canadian outlet Flare, and Elite Daily. Jimin appeared on many variety shows such as Hello Counselor, Please Take Care of My Refrigerator, and God’s Workplace in 2016. Here, we will look at the net worth of popular BTS member Jinmin in 2021.
BTS Member: Jimin’s Net Worth and Popularity:
According to the latest records, Jimin’s net worth is $20 million. Most of his earnings directly come from BTS’s activities. However, that excludes his popular solo track “Promise” and the holiday song “Christmas Love” on SoundCloud. Apart from that, his TV show’s appearances also include in that amount. Jimin is the sweet and delicate vocalist of the band, in addition to being an exceptional dancer. He is considered the best dancer among all BTS members, and even in K-pop in general. According to an annual survey conducted by Gallup Korea in 2016, he was the 14th most popular idol. After that, he ranked 7th in 2017, and then first in both 2018 and 2019.
Also, in 2018, he was the 9th most-tweeted-about celebrity and the 8th most-tweeted-about musician. He was listed as the seventeenth best boy band member in history by The Guardian. Jimin won the monthly Peeper X Billboard Award for “Top K-Pop Artist Individual” in 2018. Peeper X Billboard is a collaboration between the social media app Peeper and Billboard Korea. They announce monthly winners depending on the public’s votes. The prize was a donation to the charity UNICEF under Jimin’s name. Additionally, he received a lot of appreciation from the Cultural Conservation Society for performing buchaechum, a traditional Korean fan dance performed by him during the 2018 Melon Music Awards to spread the dance outside of Korea.
BTS is one of the world’s most popular boy bands in the world. It was originally a hip-hop band that released songs more fitting for R&B and K-pop genres. However, the band also works on a wide range of genres, including EDM. BTS’s albums topped the Billboard 200 chart and sold millions of copies. They are the highest-selling artists in South Korean history, with more than 20 million album sales on the Gaon Music Chart. In 2019, the band generated more than $170 million only by touring. This makes them the only brand in the world, other than Metallica, to earn that much from touring. They are the first Asian band to gain more than 5 billion streams on Spotify.