BLACKPINK Scores No. 1 Spot On Oricon’s Weekly Album Chart
BLACKPINK’s success on Japanese charts continues!
According to Oricon, BLACKPINK placed first on its most recent weekly album chart with their first Japanese debut album. Since the album’s physical release on August 30, there have been an estimated 30,900 copies sold.
BLACKPINK is reportedly the third foreign artist to record first place on Oricon’s weekly album chart with a debut release, after Russian duo t.A.T.U. and 2NE1.
Previously, the group maintained first place on Oricon’s daily album chart for two days, and also placed first on Tower Records’ chart as well.
BLACKPINK recently opened the show during the second day of “a-nation 2017,” and stood alongside artists like Ayumi Hamasaki, AAA, Miura Daichi, EXILE THE SECOND, EXO, BIGBANG’s Daesung, iKON, and Red Velvet.