TXT, ATEEZ, BTS, Stray Kids, TWICE, NewJeans, And NCT 127 Sweep Top Spots On Billboard’s World Albums Chart
Billboard has published its World Albums chart for the week ending on March 4!
TXT’s “The Name Chapter: TEMPTATION” rounded out a full month at No. 1, spending its fourth consecutive week at the top of the World Albums chart. The mini album also remained in the top 12 of the Billboard 200 for the fourth week in a row, making it the first Korean album since 2020—and only the third in history—to chart for four weeks in the top 15.
Two months after its initial release, ATEEZ’s single album “SPIN OFF : FROM THE WITNESS” re-entered the World Albums chart at No. 2, marking its sixth overall week on the chart. “SPIN OFF : FROM THE WITNESS” also re-entered the Billboard 200 this week, making it ATEEZ’s first album ever to spend three weeks on the chart.
BTS’s anthology album “Proof” ranked No. 5 in its 37th consecutive week on the World Albums chart, and their 2020 album “Map of the Soul: 7” trailed close behind at No. 7 in its 127th non-consecutive week. BTS’s RM’s solo album “Indigo” successfully remained in the top 10 as well, coming in at No. 10 in its 12th consecutive week.
Meanwhile, Stray Kids’ latest mini album “MAXIDENT” stayed strong at No. 6 in its 17th non-consecutive week on the chart.
Half a year after its release, TWICE’s “BETWEEN 1&2” climbed back up to No. 9 on this week’s chart (marking its 22nd week), followed by NewJeans’ debut EP “New Jeans” at No. 11 (now in its 20th week).
Finally, NCT 127’s latest studio album “2 Baddies” came in at No. 13 in its 23rd consecutive week on the chart.
Congratulations to all of the artists!
Watch TXT, Stray Kids, NCT’s Doyoung, and more in the new documentary series “K-Pop Generation” below: