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MONSTA X Enters Billboard World Albums Chart + Surpasses 118,000 Album Sales For “FANTASIA X” On Hanteo For 1st Week

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Fantastic, that’s what MONSTA X is ’cause they are going for top of the top with their latest comeback mini-album!

MONSTA X has claimed their spot on the Billboard World Albums chart for their recently-released mini-album FANTASIA X entering its top ten for its first week!

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The boy group continues to make waves on the international scene as they take over the sixth spot on the latest Billboard World Albums chart!

Revealed on the chart dated June 6, 2020, MONSTA X showed another proof of their global power with their top ten breakthrough for FANTASIA X, which was released last May 26.

Its title track “FANTASIA” also ranked at number 19 on the World Digital Song Sales for the same chart date.

Meanwhile, the group also showed their powerful presence in domestic charts by placing second on Hanteo’s top weekly physical albums list which was based on sales data collected from May 25 to 31.

On June 2, the music chart also announced that MONSTA X was able to sell a total of 118,596 copies of FANTASIA X for its first week. It recorded the highest sales on its release date with 62,975 copies sold, followed by 25,438 copies on the next day.

With this, the mini-album ranks second to MONSTA X’s seventh mini-album Follow: Find You, which currently holds their best first week sales record with 122,935 copies sold.

Last June 2, the group also successfully took home their first music show win for their latest comeback through SBS MTV’s The Show.


Source: Billboard | Hanteo

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