Lovesick Girls is the title track in THE ALBUM – BLACKPINK ‘s first full album . Compared to 2 “sister” songs released in 2020, How You Like That and Ice Cream , this song has a more “spray” part in YouTube views and digital music rankings. However, Lovesick Girls “got points” in their ability to run long distances, recently helping BLACKPINK to set a new record.
Not a good start, but Lovesick Girls scored in the ability to run long distances
On February 1, 2021, “ Lovesick Girls ” officially became the song of the Kpop girl group that ranked the longest in the top 10 of Melon’s daily charts (Melon Daily Chart). The title song of THE ALBUM has been in the top 10 for 120 days, breaking the old record that TWICE ever set with the hit song Cheer Up , released in 2016 (119 days).
The song “ Lovesick Girls ” stayed for 120 days in the top 10 Melon Daily Chart
When released in October 2020, the song “ Lovesick Girls ” was “crushed” by Dynamite on the Korean digital music chart, even helpless for BTS to go upstream with the title of All Kill, although the English song of the home boygroup. Big Hit released more than 1 month earlier.
Lovesick Girls also only debuted at No. 59 on the Billboard Hot 100, less than the previous 2 BLACKPINK songs Ice Cream (# 13) and How You Like That (# 33), YouTube view is not equal. The song was not booming at the time of its debut, but the song was well received by the Korean public, shown through the ability to stay ranked and run long distance.