BTS 'Answer' tops Japan's Oricon Chart, again# K-POP 2018.09.11 View : 3016
BTS's Korean album has swept Korean, American and Japanese music charts.
According to Oricon Chart, BTS' repackage album 'LOVE YOURSELF 結 ‘Answer’' was ranked no.1 on Oricon's weekly album chart as of September 17.
This is the fourth time that BTS has topped the weekly chart. Previously, their second Japanese album 'YOUTH' released in September 2016, Korean album 'LOVE YOURSELF 承 ‘Her’' released in October 2017, and third Japanese album 'FACE YOURSELF' topped weekly chart.
'LOVE YOURSELF 結 ‘Answer’' recorded a monthly sales volume of 1,933,450 on the monthly album chart of August released by Korea's official music chart Gaon Chart, which is the highest-ever sales volume recorded by Gaon Chart.
They also topped Billboard's main album chart 'Billboard 200' for the second time this year.
The album was ranked no.1 on iTunes 'Top Album' chart in 65 countries and regions of the world including the U.S., Canada, Japan and England.
Meanwhile, BTS will continue its 'LOVE YOURSELF' tour in Oakland, U.S. on September 12. In November, they will hold a dome tour in Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya and Fukuoka in Japan.
[Image source: BIG HIT Entertainment]