BTS is now dominating album charts in the top five largest music markets in the world after grabbing No. 1 on Oricon’s weekly albums chart!
On March 3 KST, Japan’s largest music statistics site Oricon announced that BTS’s new album “Map of the Soul: 7” has taken No. 1 on its weekly albums chart with 377,000 sales. The chart reflects sales from February 24 to March 1.
“Map of the Soul: 7” is BTS’s fifth album to score No. 1 on the Japanese chart, following their 2016 Japanese album “Youth,” 2017 Korean mini album “Love Yourself: Her,” 2018 Japanese album “Face Yourself,” and 2018 Korean album “Love Yourself: Answer.”
BTS’s latest album has now scored No. 1 in the world’s top five biggest music markets: the United States, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom, and France. They are the first Asian group to achieve this feat!