ENHYPEN has attained their first-ever No. 1 debut on Billboard World Albums Chart with "DIMENSION: DILEMMA"!
Released on Oct. 12, "DIMENSION: DILEMMA" is ENHYPEN's first studio album since the group's debut. One of the eight songs from the album is the title track "Tamed-Dashed."
ENHYPEN's 'DIMENSION: DILEMMA' Debuts at No. 1 on World Albums Chart, Becomes the Group's First Album to Do So
On Oct. 26, Chart Data announced that "DIMENSION: DILEMMA" has entered this week's World Albums Chart at No. 1. Billboard is yet to release the full list later today.
This is the first time that ENHYPEN went straight to the top of the Billboard chart since their debut.
Previously, the rookie group's debut EP "BORDER: DAY ONE" and second EP "BORDER: CARNIVAL" first landed on the World Albums Chart at No. 14 and No. 9 respectively.
ENHYPEN's "BORDER: CARNIVAL" re-entered and peaked at No. 1 on the chart for the week ending on May 29. Considering this, "DIMENSION: DILEMMA" becomes the boy group's second album to reach first place on the tally.
The new K-pop boy group now extends their record as the K-pop group that debuted in 2020 with the most albums to enter the Billboard World Albums Chart.
In addition to this, ENHYPEN's first studio album made it to this week's Billboard Canadian Albums Chart. The album claimed the No. 50 spot, marking the group's first-ever entry on the chart.
ENHYPEN's "DIMENSION: DILEMMA" also debuted on the latest Billboard Top Album Sales Chart at No. 4. It is the only K-pop album to enter the Top 5 this week.
Congratulations to ENHYPEN on their new milestone on Billboard World Albums Chart!
ENHYPEN 'DIMENSION: DILEMMA' Becomes the Best-Selling Album by a 4th Generation Group in Hanteo History
In other news, ENHYPEN's first studio album continues to sell more copies on the Hanteo Chart. "DIMENSION: DILEMMA" has sold over 865,000 copies as of Oct. 24.
It is the only album by a fourth-generation group to sell more than 865,000 copies, to date. Hence, it becomes the best-selling album by a fourth-generation group on Hanteo in history.
ENHYPEN's "DIMENSION: DILEMMA" has surpassed Stray Kids' "NOEASY," which has only sold over 830,000 copies so far.
Notably, "DIMENSION: DILEMMA" is the first and only fourth-generation group in history to sell more than 700,000 copies in the first week on the Hanteo Chart.
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Meanwhile, "DIMENSION: DILEMMA" becomes ENHYPEN's best-selling Korean album on the Oricon Chart, surpassing "BORDER: CARNIVAL."
As of Oct. 14, the studio album sold more than 100,000 copies, becoming the group's third Korean album to do so after "BORDER: DAY ONE" and "BORDER: CARNIVAL." It went on to sell 120,000 copies, taking first place on the Oricon's weekly album chart (dated Oct. 18).
Then, on the latest Oricon weekly album chart (dated Oct. 25), ENHYPEN's "DIMENSION: DILEMMA" entered at No. 1 with an estimated number of sales of 120,422 copies.
So far, the studio album has sold more than 240,000 copies in Japan.
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Written by Mhaliya Scott