Big Bang Takes Over the Record Sales by the Storm "Almost at 500,000"
By Staff Writer | June 15, 2012 09:40 AM EDT
Big Bang has taken over the online and offline record sales.
Big Bang has already sold 400,000 copies of the mini album 'Alive' and special edition 'Still Alive,’ leading the record sales. Their stance in the music market is also great. The title songs of each album 'Monster' and 'Fantastic Baby,’ as well as other listed songs have all entered the music charts, fulfilling the requirements of both quantity and quality. With the solid support of fans in Korea, Big Bang is also quickly entering the international market.
Like Us on Facebook
Just in the first week of June ‘Alive’ sold 280,000 copies while the special edition ‘Still Alive’ sold 120,000 copies, bringing the total number of sales to be 400,000 copies.
Many are expecting Big Bang to pass the half million mark in album sales this year. A KMP Holding, album distributor representative said, “Big Bang distributed approximately 420,000 copies of their album and most already sold out in the market. For the first half of this year Big Bang is the definite winner and we expect them to pass the 500,000 sales mark.”
Big Bang is doing even better out of Korea. As of June 15, their current viewed numbers for 'Fantastic Baby' and 'Blue' are each respectively on 27,756,000 and 23,348,000 views. They are currently number one and two in the YouTube ranking of most viewed K-pop music videos so far this year.
Photo Credit: YG
© 2014 KpopStarz. All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.
Latest Photo Gallery
Hot Issues 07.21.14 | 12:13AM EDT
K-Pop News Weekly Top 3: Baekhyun Apologized, Heechul Knew About Park Bom & Yoona Rejected 'Nodame Cantabile'
Two scandals and a major casting role made up this week's big news.
Editorial 07.21.14 | 12:41AM EDT
Get ready - WINNER will debut on August 1, 2014
Music Show / Music Chart 07.21.14 | 12:26PM EDT
In a shocking feat by fans, Park Bom's 2011 single "Don't Cry" has managed to re-enter music charts as the 2NE1 singer continues to receive backlash for the recent controversies.
Although many fans have already guessed this, Taeyang has officially confirmed the female vocalist on the track "Love You to Death" to be CL of 2NE1.