Zico's "New Thing" is continuing to prove its popularity in Korea.
"New Thing," which was released on September 6 KST as a mission song for Mnet's 'Street Man Fighter,' reached the #1 position on MelOn Daily Song Chart on September 25, having originally debuted on the chart at #83. The single also rose four spots to the #2 position on MelOn Weekly Song Chart for September 19-25.
As for the Genie Daily Chart, "New Thing" has held onto the #1 position since reaching it back on September 22. Similar to the MelOn Weekly Song Chart, it also rose four spots to #2 on Genie Weekly Chart for September 19-25. In addition, on September 23, the song set its best record on the Bugs Daily Chart by taking the #2 position and took #3 on the Bugs Weekly Chart for September 19-25.
The single is proving its popularity on Spotify Korea as well, having entered their Weekly Top Songs (September 2-8) chart at #103 and climbing all the way to #10 the next week. In the most recent chart, spanning from September 16-22, it is currently in the #6 position.
Meanwhile, the "New Thing" dance challenge has grown popular on social media, being attempted by both fans and also popular idols like 'Street Man Fighter' MC Kang Daniel, NCT, fromis_9, Seventeen, ITZY, The Boyz, and more. The full version of the 'Street Man Fighter' performance of "New Thing" has also accumulated 5.2 million YouTube views.