BTS Topped Japan's Oricon Monthly Chart with Its Korean Album!
Oct 16, 2017
K-pop sensation BTS has done it again, sweeping Japan's Oricon chart with its latest mini-album 'LOVE YOURSELF 承 Her'!
On October 15, it was announced that BTS' Korean-language album 'LOVE YOURSELF 承 Her' has ranked #1 at Oricon's September monthly album chart.
BTS has become one of three Korean artists to be ranked top 10 for the chart, along with EXO and VIXX.
With 'LOVE YOURSELF 承 Her', BTS became the first-ever Korean artist group to stay on Billboard's 200 and Hot 100 charts for three consecutive weeks.
They also sold more than 1.2 million physical album copies in Korea, and topped iTunes international music chart in 77 different countries.
BTS also successfully wrapped up its Japan concert '2017 BTS LIVE TRILOGY EPISODE III THE WINGS TOUR IN JAPAN ~ SPECIAL EDITION~' on October 14 and 15 at Kyocera Dome Osaka.
On the two-day concert where more than 80,000 fans have gathered, BTS members performed its hit songs in Japanese, including 'Blood, Sweat & Tears' and 'I NEED U'.
They also made a surprise announcement that they are in the process of recording their 8th Japan single, which includes BTS' latest hit songs 'DNA' and 'MIC Drop'.
During the concert, BTS members expressed their gratitude towards their fans in Japan, "We are grateful to perform on such a massive stage. Especially, we are so happy to be able to have a memorable moment with ARMYs in Japan. We will never forget this moment and will continue to grow to become a better group."
Way to go BTS!
(Credit= 'BTS_twt' Twitter)