SEVENTEEN Dominates Japan’s HMV “Best Of 2020” K-Pop Sales Chart With Five Albums On Top 10
Hats off to the incredible power of SEVENTEEN!
Self-producing K-pop boy group SEVENTEEN continues to impress everyone with their amazing accolades both in the domestic and international music scenes. Adding to their wide-list of achievements are their splendid records on HMV, one of Japan’s leading music retailers.
Recently, HMV revealed its year-end rankings of the best-selling albums this 2020. Showing their dominance, SEVENTEEN claimed five spots on the K-pop list’s top 10. Remarkably, the thirteen shining idols swept the top four spots in the ranking.
Topping the list is the group’s well-loved Japanese single “Fallin’ Flower“. The track achieved a double platinum in May and broke several records as it topped the Oricon charts earlier this year.
Coming in at No.2 is SEVENTEEN’s record-breaking Korean mini-album Heng:garæ. Taking the third spot is their Japanese mini-album 24H. The group’s recent Korean special album ; [Semicolon] grabbed the fourth place. Moreover, the kit version of their 2019 Korean full album An Ode obtained the 10th rank.
Here are HMV’s top 20 best-selling K-pop albums this year:
#1 SEVENTEEN’s Fallin’ Flower
#2 SEVENTEEN’s Heng:garæ
#3 SEVENTEEN’s 24H
#4 SEVENTEEN’s ; [Semicolon]
#5 BTS’ Map of the Soul: 7
#6 BTS’ Map of the Soul: 7 ~The Journey~
#7 TWICE’s Fanfare
#8 ORBIT’s 00
#9 NCT’s RESONANCE Pt. 1 (The Past version)
#10 SEVENTEEN’s An Ode (Kit version)
#11 TWICE’s MORE & MORE
#12 TWICE’s #TWICE3
#13 TXT’s Magic Hour
#14 IZ*ONE’s BLOOM*IZ
#15 Stray Kids’ ALL IN
#16 BTS’ Map of the Soul: Persona
#17 NCT Dream’s The Dream
#18 IZ*ONE’s Oneiric Diary
#19 Stray Kids’ TOP (Japanese version)
#20 TXT’s The Dream Chapter: MAGIC
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