Thursday, June 18, 2015
[NEWS] BIGBANG, In No.1 on music chart of Korea, China, Japan, and Hong Kong
BIGBANG syndrome is hitting Asia hard. As BIGBANG is sweeping the No.1 on the chart of not only Korea but also China, Japan, and Hong Kong, they are creating a sensation to the extent to be called a syndrome.
Korean version of “BANG BANG BANG” and “WE LIKE 2 PARTY” released on the 17 at 0 o’clock took the No.1 and No.2 on the iTunes chart of Japan, to show the team’s explosive popularity in the country.
Plus, as of the 17 this month, BIGBANG is showing a great power on music charts of Hong Kong, with 10 songs ranked in top 100 on iTunes chart of the country. Along with “BANG BANG BANG” in the No.1, the songs of “MADE SERIES” including “WE LIKE 2 PARTY”, “LOSER”, and “BAE BAE”, as well as the team’s mega hits like “LIE”, “HARU HARU”, “FANTASTIC BABY”, “MONSTER”, “BLUE”, and “BAD BOY” are also ranked in top 100 of the chart, drawing big attention.
That is an eye-catching record, which directly shows the high popularity of the Hong Kong concert of BIGBANG’s world tour that was held for three days from the 12 to 14 at Hong Kong AWE Arena. All the tickets for the three concerts were sold out, and total 36,000 people of audience were captivated by BIGBANG. That has made fans listen to the team’s past hits once again, resulting in such high rankings on the chart.
BIGBANG’s popularity in China has also been proven by the high ranks of their songs on charts. “BANG BANG BANG” and “WE LIKE 2 PARTY” took the No.1 and No.2 on the music sales chart of QQ Music, showing an explosive popularity of the team in the country. Not only on the music chart but also on the music video chart of QQ Music, “BANG BANG BANG” and “WE LIKE 2 PARTY” took the first and second place, and “LOSER” and “BAE BAE” took the third and sixth place.
“BANG BANG BANG” and “WE LIKE 2 PARTY” has proven their dominance in the music scene, by sweeping the top places of the real-time chart, daily chart, and weekly chart of major Korean music-streaming websites upon their release on the 1 this month at 12 in the night. Meanwhile, they proved their formidable power and popularity throughout Asia once again, by sweeping the No.1 on charts with the Korean version of their songs in Japan, China, and Hong Kong.
Source: YG Entertainment(OSEN)