News / Headlines / Comeback / Teaser / Music Video

Big Bang No.1 on Japan K-Pop Music Chart ‘Fantastic’

By Staff Writer | June 30, 2012 11:20 PM EDT

Big Bang No.1 on Japan K-Pop Music Chart ‘Fantastic’
Big Bang No.1 on Japan K-Pop Music Chart ‘Fantastic’ (Photo : Dwango)

Popular group Big Bang topped Japan’s Dwango ranking of K-Pop for the first half of 2012.

Big Bang placed first on calculating the first half of the year with “Fantastic Baby” under K-Pop. The song is included in the new Japanese album ALIVE that was released on March 28, and swept all the music charts in Korea as they were released gathering an explosive popularity.

Like Us on Facebook

Big Bang’s popularity in Japan is proven in various ways. The recent Japan tour drew in an audience of 250,000 and recorded a sell-out on all of the performances. Following the popularity of the group, members are now beginning their solo career, such as Seungri announcing his solo activities in Japan until September through appearances in various music programs.

Big Bang is now on gear to begin the rest of their world tour. Big Bang will visit China for their first performance beginning on July 21 at Mercedez Benz Center in Shanghai, to Guangzou on July 28 at International Sports Arena and Beijing on August 4 at Mastercard Center.

Big Bang will also tour Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Taiwan, Philippines, Malaysia, and Hong Kong in Asia. Then continue on to San Paulo, Brazil and Lima, Peru but the dates have not yet been announced. They also plan to tour to Europe this winter.

Tagged :  Big Bang, Fantastic Baby


Breaking News 11.25.15 | 01:44AM EST

Label Takeover? Loen Purchases 70 Percent Of A Cube's Shares

A Cube will retain creative and executive control of their actions, but will now have access to Loen's full arsenal of production, marketing, and business tools.

Buzz 11.25.15 | 09:01AM EST

Countdown To MAMA 2015: Rookies Of The Year

Take a listen to the 2015 Mnet Asian Music Awards nominees for Best New Male Artist and Best New Female Artist.

Concert / Event 11.25.15 | 11:18AM EST

New K-Pop Act Seventeen Sell Out 1st Concert In 1 Minute

The boy band members will highlight their specific talents during three days of special stage performances.

Comeback / Teaser / Music Video 11.25.15 | 11:01AM EST

iKON Begin Filming Music Video For December Single

Five music videos don't seem to be enough for the boy band as they begin filming for their sixth single, set to release in December.

KpopStarz Is Looking For Enthusiastic Entertainment Contributors Reach Millions On The Web.
Real Time Analytics