Wednesday, December 14, 2016
[NEWS] BIGBANG is proving to be “Gob-BANG” as expected… “FXXX IT”, “LAST DANCE”, and “GIRLFRIEND” are sweeping music charts together
- No.1 in iTunes albums charts of 16 countries + No.4 in the chart of the States
-11 songs of “MADE” album in top 100 on chart
BIGBANG who has come back with their third full album is sweeping charts in and out of the country.
“FXXX IT”, “LAST DANCE”, the double title tracks, as well as another new song “GIRLFRIEND” of BIGBANG’s “MADE THE FULL ALBUM” released on December 12 at 12 o’clock in the night, are sweeping the first, second, and third places on eight music charts in Korea as of December 13 at 8AM, including Melon, Olleh, Bugs, Mnet, Genie, NAVER Music, Soribada, and Monkey 3.
Upon the release of BIGBANG’s new album, search words “BIGBANG”, “FXXX IT”, “LAST DANCE”, and “GIRLFRIEND” are sweeping top four places on search engines’ real-time search word lists. Plus, BIGBANG’s comeback countdown live-broadcasting hosted before the album’s release was watched by as many as 1.5 million fans, to prove people’s keen interest in BIGBANG.
Notably, other than the three new songs, eight songs of BIGBANG’s new album which had already been released in “MADE SERIES” last year are now entering top 100 of the chart of Melon, the biggest music-streaming website in Korea. That created a surprising scene, with all the 11 songs of “MADE THE FULL ALBUM” staying in the chart of Melon.
BIGBANG’s “MADE THE FULL ALBUM” is enjoying enormous popularity overseas as well. The album is ranked No.1 on the iTunes albums charts of 16 countries: Costa Rica, Finland, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Macao, Malaysia, Mexico, Nicaragua, Norway, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam. It is ranked in the fourth place on the chart of the United States.
In the meantime, BIGBANG will unveil the performance of their new songs for the first time in SBS “INKIGAYO” on December 18. Plus, they will meet fans more by appearing in MBC’s “Radio Star” show and “The Infinite Challenge” show.
Source: YG Entertainment