K-Pop Artists Claim 42 Spots On Oricon’s 2022 Year-End Album And Single Charts

Oricon has unveiled its year-end rankings for 2022!

Every year, Oricon—Japan’s largest music statistics site—wraps up the year by publishing its annual rankings of the best-selling albums and singles in Japan.

K-pop artists claimed 33 of the 100 spots in the 2022 album rankings, with SEVENTEEN sweeping 3 out of the top 11. The group took No. 3 with their latest Japanese EP “DREAM,” No. 7 with their Korean album “Face the Sun,” and No. 11 with “SECTOR 17” (the repackaged version of “Face the Sun”). SEVENTEEN’s 2021 Korean mini album “Attacca” also made the chart at No. 59, despite having been released last year.

Aside from SEVENTEEN, BTS, ENHYPEN, TXT, Stray Kids, NCT DREAM, NCT 127, TWICE, NCT, TREASURE, ATEEZ, aespa, LE SSERAFIM, Kep1er, TVXQ, THE BOYZ, ITZY, and TVXQ’s Yunho all landed spots on the year-end album chart for 2022.

Check out the list of K-pop artists who made this year’s album rankings below!

Top Album Rankings for 2022

3. SEVENTEEN’s “DREAM”
4. BTS’s “Proof”
7. SEVENTEEN’s “Face the Sun”
11. SEVENTEEN’s “SECTOR 17”
13. ENHYPEN’s “Sadame”
24. TXT’s minisode 2: Thursday’s Child”
27. Stray Kids’ “CIRCUS”
30. NCT DREAM’s “Glitch Mode”
32. ENHYPEN’s “DIMENSION : ANSWER”
33. NCT 127’s “2 Baddies”
34. TWICE’s “Celebrate”
45. NCT’s “Universe”
46. TWICE’s “#TWICE4”
48. TREASURE’s “THE SECOND STEP : CHAPTER ONE”
50. Stray Kids’ “MAXIDENT”
51. Stray Kids’ “ODDINARY”
52. ATEEZ’s “THE WORLD EP. PARADIGM”
53. aespa’s “Girls”
55. TREASURE’s “THE SECOND STEP : CHAPTER ONE” (Japanese version)
57. TREASURE’s “THE SECOND STEP : CHAPTER TWO” (Japanese version)
59. SEVENTEEN’s “Attacca”
63. TREASURE’s “THE SECOND STEP : CHAPTER TWO”
65. LE SSERAFIM’s “ANTIFRAGILE”
66. TWICE’s “BETWEEN 1&2”
76. LE SSERAFIM’s “FEARLESS”
77. BTS’s “BTS, THE BEST”
78. ATEEZ’s “BEYOND : ZERO”
83. Kep1er’s “FIRST IMPACT”
86. TVXQ’s “Epitaph”
88. THE BOYZ’s “SHE’S THE BOSS”
92. ITZY’s “IT’z ITZY”
96. ATEEZ’s “THE WORLD EP.1 : MOVEMENT”
97. TVXQ’s Yunho’s “Kimi wa Saki e Iku”

K-pop artists also scored multiple spots on Oricon’s year-end single chart, which ranks the best-selling single albums of 2022. TXT, ENHYPEN, BTS’s Jin, IVE, Kep1er, TWICE, SEVENTEEN, JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong and Kim Junsu, and ITZY all made this year’s chart.

Top Single Rankings for 2022

22. TXT’s “GOOD BOY GONE BAD”
24. ENHYPEN’s “DIMENSION : SENKOU”
45. BTS’s Jin’s “The Astronaut”
57. IVE’s “ELEVEN” (Japanese version)
60. Kep1er’s “FLY-UP”
62. TWICE’s “Doughnut”
64. SEVENTEEN’s “Power of Love”
92. JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong and Kim Junsu’s “Sixth Magnitude Star”
99. ITZY’s “Voltage”

Congratulations to all of the artists who made this year’s rankings!

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