EXO’s Lay, RM, BTS, NCT 127, MONSTA X, Stray Kids, And More Take Over Billboard’s World Albums Chart
Billboard’s charts are now out for the week ending in November 3, including the World Albums chart!
EXO’s Lay takes No. 1 on the World Albums chart with his third solo album “NAMANANA”! Lay also debuted on the Billboard 200 this week as the album came in at No. 21, scoring the highest spot ever for a Chinese artist.
BTS leader RM’s new solo release “mono.” also debuts on the chart, entering at No. 2. Meanwhile, RM earned the highest-ever ranking on the Billboard 200 for a Korean solo artist as “mono.” took the No. 26 spot this week, despite less than three days of chart activity.
BTS’s “Love Yourself: Answer” comes in at No. 3 in its ninth week on the chart, NCT 127’s “Regular-Irregular” in No. 4 in its second week, “Love Yourself: Tear” at No. 5 in its 23rd week overall, and “Love Yourself: Her” in No. 6 as it spends its 58th week on the World Albums chart.
Stray Kids’ mini album “I am YOU” also makes its entry, coming in at No. 8.
BTS member J-Hope’s mixtape “Hope World” re-enters, this week taking the No. 9 spot. This is its 14th week on the World Albums chart.
BTS’s Japanese album “Face Yourself” takes the No. 12 spot in its 21st week on the chart overall.
New boy group ATEEZ has scored a spot on the World Albums chart with their debut mini album “Treasure,” coming in at No. 13.
BLACKPINK’s “Square Up” also makes a return, grabbing the No. 15 spot for its 16th week on the chart overall.
Congratulations to all the artists!