Oogoe Diamond" (Shout diamond), the group's first single since transferring to King Records, reached No. 3 in the Oricon weekly music rankings ... the group's first No. 1 single on the Oricon chart. AKB48 also won its own berth on the "Red & White.
At the same time, the incredibly popular pop idol unit AKB48 built an intimately-sized theater in Akihabara ... Koi wo Shita” (“I Used to Love You”), hit #42 on Japan’s Oricon chart. This month marks the band’s newest release, “Happy Christmas.
It topped the Oricon chart and didn’t leave the top 10 until its 10th week. The group also did well with its single releases. “R.Y.U.S.E.I.” continued to sell well into the summer, even topping digital music store Recochoku’s weekly chart in April.
One of their biggest hit singles, titled Ijime, Dame, Zettai, sold 19,000 copies in its first week, debuting at Number 6 in the Oricon Weekly Singles Chart. Ahead of their first full-length concert in Singapore later this month, the girls tell M in an e.
is AKB48 spinoff's 1st to sell 100,000+ in 1st week "Kakko Warui I Love You!" — the opening theme song for the ongoing Sket Dance anime by the Japanese idol trio French Kiss, debuted at #2 on Oricon's ... debut at #2 on the weekly chart in January.
Since its release, "Oh Boy" has sold nearly 22,000 copies and reached #2 on the Oricon ... idol group AKB48's subgroup French Kiss, who also released an album on the 14th. Unfortunately, AOA ended up ranking in second place on the weekly charts with.
Many Japanese idol groups, such as the mega-popular AKB48, package incentives in with ... If the group’s debut single doesn’t reach the Oricon Weekly Top Ten (Japan’s version of the Billboard music charts), the group will be disbanded.
J-Pop Idol group AKB48 have sold over 1 million copies of their latest single, but that's not the most impressive part.... With those kinds of sales it’s not surprising that they topped the Oricon weekly single charts, but the achievements don't end there.
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AKB48's 21st single CD "Everyday Katyusha" topped the Oricon daily charts selling 942,475 copies on its first ... fans claiming to have bought 5500 CDs and 2200 CDs. Why such massive buys? Most likely because these CDs include a serial number to vote.