Update: (G)I-DLE Tops Domestic Charts And iTunes Charts Around The World With Latest Comeback
Updated January 13 KST:
(G)I-DLE’s latest comeback is performing well on both international and domestic music charts!
On January 13, Cube Entertainment released a statement saying that (G)I-DLE’s new mini album, “I burn,” has topped iTunes Top Albums charts in 51 regions around the world, including the Netherlands, New Zealand, Canada, Russia, Brazil, Italy, and Finland.
(G)I-DLE’s “HWAA” is another big hit for the group!
On January 11 at 6 p.m. KST, (G)I-DLE returned with their fourth mini album “I burn” and its title track “HWAA.” Member Soyeon co-composed and wrote the lyrics for the song.
Immediately after the track’s release, “HWAA” hit No. 1 on the realtime charts of major music sites Genie and Bugs. On Melon’s 24Hit chart, it entered at No. 98 and continued to rise in the rankings, reaching a peak so far of No. 10 at 6 p.m. KST on January 12. It’s also grabbed high rankings on FLO and NAVER VIBE. Meanwhile, their other songs from the new album have been charting well.
One of (G)I-DLE’s goals for their album had been to take No. 1 on music charts, and they shared, “We feel like we’re dreaming. This is all thanks to [our fans] Neverland. For this album, we put in more thought and effort than ever, and we’re sincerely thankful that you’ve shown so much love.”
“We hope that people who are going through frustrating and empty days during the current situation will experience enjoyment through our album as though they’re reading a novel,” continued (G)I-DLE. “Please enjoy our promotions! Thank you.”
Congratulations to (G)I-DLE!