BTS’s “Butter” CD Achieves Highest Sales Of Any 2021 Album On Hanteo In 1st-Week Sales Alone
BTS has set new records on the Hanteo Chart with the release of their new “Butter” CD!
According to Hanteo Chart, the “Butter” CD version sold 1,975,364 copies in the first week of its release (July 9 to July 15). These are the highest sales numbers recorded for any album released in 2021 on Hanteo Chart. This is also the fourth-highest first-week sales record in all of Hanteo Chart history. All four of those top records are held by BTS: “Map of the Soul: 7” (3,370,000), “BE” (2,270,000), “Map of the Soul: Persona” (2,130,000), and now “Butter.”
The “Butter” CD only contains two original tracks and two instrumental versions, making it the first single album to ever achieve over 1 million sales in the first week.
Moreover, according to Hanteo Chart’s data, the “Butter” CD sold 1,711,870 copies on the first day of its release. BTS is the only artist to have accomplished over 1 million in album sales on the first day of the album’s release.
Congratulations to BTS! Check out their new music video for “Permission to Dance” here.