BTS Jungkook’s opening ceremony performance of “Dreamers” at the 2022 FIFA Qatar World Cup has surpassed a staggering 50 million views on FIFA’s official YouTube channel, continuing to prove its popularity long after the event itself.
The performance features Jungkook joined by Qatari singer Fahad Al Kubaisi and a group of backup dancers as they put on a dynamic live rendition of “Dreamers,” one of the official soundtracks for the 2022 FIFA Qatar World Cup. The performance was a standout moment of the opening ceremony, drawing praise from fans and critics alike for its powerful choreography and electrifying energy.
The official YouTube video of the performance, titled “Jung Kook from BTS performs ‘Dreamers’ at FIFA World Cup opening ceremony,” has become one of the most-watched videos on FIFA’s official channel. In fact, it currently sits among the top 10 most-watched videos on the channel, demonstrating the enormous popularity of the performance. The official music video for “Dreamers” is also the channel’s most-watched video, with over 155 million views to date.
“Dreamers” was released on November 20, 2022, to coincide with the first match of the FIFA World Cup and its opening ceremony. The song quickly gained widespread popularity among fans of both BTS and football, with its upbeat tempo and uplifting lyrics capturing the spirit of the tournament.
The song’s inclusion in the official soundtrack proved Jungkook’s status as a global superstar and his ability to connect with audiences around the world. As a member of BTS, one of the most successful and influential boy bands of all time, Jungkook has been instrumental in bringing Korean pop music to a global audience and breaking down cultural barriers in the process.
With the continued success of “Dreamers” and Jungkook‘s unforgettable performance at the 2022 FIFA Qatar World Cup, it’s clear that his star power shows no signs of waning.