On May 31, SB19’s Gento achieved International Pop success after landing in the eighth spot of the World Digital Song Sales on the Billboard Charts. This was twelve days after the song’s release.
As for their music video on YouTube, the PPop song landed the second spot for trending music. It currently has 3.5M views as of this writing.
‘Gento’ also trended on Tiktok, with celebrities and influencers such as Vice Ganda, Niana Guerrero, Vivoree, Jeremy Glinoga, Dasuri Choi, Arshie Larga, Joyce Glorioso, and Darren Espanto joining in the dance challenge for the SB19 song.
Ganda ng comeback!! Congrats @SB19 Official #SB19GENTO
Last minute TikTok before we went on stage! Salamat sa pag turo, @josh_cullen_s! #Gento
The South Korean pop group ‘Great Guys’ also uploaded their version of the ‘Gento’ Dance Challenge.
As for the group, ShowBT launched SB19, with its members Pablo, Stell, Ken, Josh, and Justin, in 2018 and steadily became a PPop pioneer.
Some of their hit songs are ‘Mapa,’ ‘Hanggang Sa Huli,’ ‘Tilaluha,’ and ‘Where You At?’
The group also announced their highly anticipated 6-track Extended Playlist (EP), PAGTATAG!
SB19 also has a scheduled world tour, kicking off at the Araneta Coliseum on June 24-25, 2023. It will stop in multiple cities across the Philippines, the United States, Canada, and more.