Infinite, Supernova, B1A4, Super Junior and more in last week's Oricon rankings
Another week, another set of releases by Korean artists in the Japanese Oricon charts. This week, we can see releases by various different boy groups, as well as two girl groups in the form of Secret and 4minute.
This week's daily single charts include Infinite's latest single, a Japanese version of their 2010 track "She's Back". It got to the 3rd spot with Supernova's "She's Gone" following right behind it on the 4th place. B1A4's "Oyasumi Good Night" closes the chart's top 5.
The daily album charts only included one release this week, seeing CNBLUE's first major album "Code Name Blue" get to the top spot with 21,982 copies sold on its first day.
Going to the weekly charts, another three artists can be found in the single rankings, with Super Junior, Boyfriend and 4minute on the 2nd, 4th and 21st place respectively. While Super Junior's "Sexy, Free and Single", sold 109,821 copies in its first week, Boyfriend managed to sell no less than 54,269 units of their debut single "Be My Shine ~Kimi o Hanasanai~". 4minute's "Love Tension" sold 3,701 copies.
The weekly album charts have four member girl group Secret at the 11th spot, after selling 9,437 copies of their first full length album "Welcome to Secret Time". They're closely followed by ZE:A, who's album "Phoenix" got to the 13th place with 6,869 copies sold.
In the next coming weeks, more releases by Korean artists will appear in the charts such as M.E.N (09/05), SE7EN (09/05), U-KISS (09/05), Girls' Generation (09/26), BEAST (10/10), Supernova's Yoonhak (10/17), JUNO (10/17) and many more.
03. Infinite - She's Back (08/29)
04. Supernova - She's Gone (08/29)
05. B1A4 - Oyasumi Good Night (08/29)
27. Super Junior - Sexy, Free and Single (08/22)
02. Super Junior - Sexy, Free and Single (08/22) 109,821 copies
04. Boyfriend - Be My Shine ~Kimi o Hanasanai~ (08/22) 54,269 copies
26. 4minute - Love Tension (08/22) 3,701 copies
01. CNBLUE - Code Name Blue (08/28)
11. Secret - Welcome to Secret Time (08/22) 9,437 copies
13. ZE:A - Phoenix (08/24) 6,869 copies
21. Super Junior - Spy (08/08) 4,648 copies (Korean Release)
Source: Single (Daily & Weekly), Album (Daily & Weekly)