BEAST Makes an Explosive Japanese Debut with “Shock”


Within a week of its release, BEAST’s Japanese single “Shock” sold over 29,000 copies. It was announced that the single also ranked second on the weekly Oricon charts. “Shock” has managed to beat Big Bang’s 2009 record for “My Heaven” within 29 months – the latter placed third in the Oricon charts back in 2009. Recently, BEAST also released a Korean remake of Japanese multi-talent Fukuyama Masaharu’s “Rainbow.” The members of BEAST include Lee Gi Kwang, Yoon Doo Joon, Yong Jun Hyung, Jang Hyun Seung, Yang Yo Seob, and Son Dong Woon.

Written in Korean by [email protected]; translated by [email protected]