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In first for K-pop, BTS debuts at Billboard No. 1 with 'Dynamite'

Group's all-English single bests PSY's 'Gangnam Style'

Band BTS performs during the 2020 MTV VMAs in this screen grab image made available on August 30. (Viacom via Reuters)

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) -- K-Pop band BTS roared to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 singles charts in the United States on Monday, becoming the first Korean pop act to debut at No. 1.

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