Home > Music News > Big Bang & 2NE1 rank within the top 5 on the Oricon Weekly Chart
6:57 | 04/04/2012 | 13814

Big Bang & 2NE1 rank within the top 5 on the Oricon Weekly Chart

This album was also released on march 28th is much like a ‘best of’ album, including japanese versions of hit korean tracks “ugly“, “i am the best“,...

Big Bang & 2NE1 rank within the top 5 on the Oricon Weekly Chart

YG Entertainment‘s Big Bang and 2NE1 have placed well on the Oricon charts, both ranking within the top 5 at the same time.

According to the most recent April 4th Oricon Weekly Albums Chart, Big Bang’s ‘ALIVE‘ album sold over 53,000 copies, seizing the #3 position. The album also immediately rose to #2 on the Daily Oricon Chart upon being released on March 28th.

‘ALIVE’ was released in Korea at the end of February, and the Japanese version includes two new original Japanese tracks.

Big Bang’s label mates 2NE1 sold 22,000 copies of their new album ‘Collection‘, securing the #5 spot on the chart. This album was also released on March 28th is much like a ‘Best Of’ album, including Japanese versions of hit Korean tracks “Ugly“, “I Am The Best“, “I Don’t Care“, amongst others.

The 10th spot on the Oricon Weekly Album Chart belonged to none other than girl group Rainbow, who released their new album ‘Over the Rainbow‘.

The Oricon Singles Chart was also full of recognizable Korean artists. Idol group the BOSS who is becoming quite successful in Japan secured the #5 slot on the Weekly Singles Chart with their new single “Jumping“, while KARA‘s new single ‘Speed Up/Girl’s Power‘ released back on March 21st is maintaining it’s 4th position on the Top 10 list for 2 weeks straight.

Big Bang & 2NE1 rank within the top 5 on the Oricon Weekly Chart

Source & Image: MoneyToday StarNews via Nate

SHINee chart at #1 on the Oricon Weekly Album Chart
SHINee chart at #1 on the Oricon Weekly Album Chart

YG Entertainment‘s Big Bang and 2NE1 have placed well on the Oricon charts, both ranking within the top 5 at the same time. According to the most recent April 4th Oricon Weekly Albums Chart, Big Bang’s ‘ALIVE‘ album sold over 53,000 copies, seizing the #3 position. The album also immediately rose to #2 on the […]

“Superstar K6″ contestants, Postmen, and Ailee top Instiz chart for the fourth week of September 2014
“Superstar K6″ contestants, Postmen, and Ailee top Instiz chart for the fourth week of September 2014

YG Entertainment‘s Big Bang and 2NE1 have placed well on the Oricon charts, both ranking within the top 5 at the same time. According to the most recent April 4th Oricon Weekly Albums Chart, Big Bang’s ‘ALIVE‘ album sold over 53,000 copies, seizing the #3 position. The album also immediately rose to #2 on the […]

SHINee”s “I”m Your Boy” tops Oricon Daily Album Chart for 4 consecutive days
SHINee”s “I”m Your Boy” tops Oricon Daily Album Chart for 4 consecutive days

YG Entertainment‘s Big Bang and 2NE1 have placed well on the Oricon charts, both ranking within the top 5 at the same time. According to the most recent April 4th Oricon Weekly Albums Chart, Big Bang’s ‘ALIVE‘ album sold over 53,000 copies, seizing the #3 position. The album also immediately rose to #2 on the […]

Idol TV and Why You Need to Tune In
Idol TV and Why You Need to Tune In

YG Entertainment‘s Big Bang and 2NE1 have placed well on the Oricon charts, both ranking within the top 5 at the same time. According to the most recent April 4th Oricon Weekly Albums Chart, Big Bang’s ‘ALIVE‘ album sold over 53,000 copies, seizing the #3 position. The album also immediately rose to #2 on the […]

Gaon Chart releases chart rankings for September 14 – September 20
Gaon Chart releases chart rankings for September 14 – September 20

YG Entertainment‘s Big Bang and 2NE1 have placed well on the Oricon charts, both ranking within the top 5 at the same time. According to the most recent April 4th Oricon Weekly Albums Chart, Big Bang’s ‘ALIVE‘ album sold over 53,000 copies, seizing the #3 position. The album also immediately rose to #2 on the […]

DON'T MISS

“K-Pop Star 3″s Nam Young Joo reveals MV for debut song “Fragile and Kind”

“K-Pop Star 3″s Nam Young Joo reveals MV for debut song “Fragile and Kind”

Nam Young Joo, a top 10 contestant from SBS” “K-Pop Star 3“, has made her debut with the song “Fragile and Kind“. CNBLUE“s Jonghyun wrote, composed, and produced...
A Pink are cute as ever in short PV for Japanese version of “NoNoNo”

A Pink are cute as ever in short PV for Japanese version of “NoNoNo”

A Pink provided even more cuteness in the short PV for the Japanese version of their hit song “NoNoNo”! The first thing many fans will notice is that A Pink are wearing...
IU and Seo Taiji to release a collaboration project

IU and Seo Taiji to release a collaboration project

Seo Taiji, who will be making his big return to the Korean music scene in October, will also be taking part in a special collaboration project with the nation”s little...
Girls” Generation say they are “Divine” in story version PV for new Japanese track

Girls” Generation say they are “Divine” in story version PV for new Japanese track

Girls” Generation has dropped new Japanese track “Divine” and with it, a sweet PV that is labeled as the “story version.” While the girls unfortunately do not...
The Boss drop track list for their upcoming Korean comeback with third single album “Rilla Go!”

The Boss drop track list for their upcoming Korean comeback with third single album “Rilla Go!”

The Boss will finally be making their return to the Korean music scene! They will be dropping their third single album, “Rilla Go!” on October 15, which will include...
Boyfriend release teaser images for remaining members

Boyfriend release teaser images for remaining members

The remaining four members of Boyfriend dropped their individual teaser images for their upcoming comeback!   It looks like the group will continue on with the charismatic...
Nothing is Simple in Teen Top’s “Missing”

Nothing is Simple in Teen Top’s “Missing”

Nothing is Simple in Teen Top’s “Missing” Written by Gaya On September 29, 2014 Love them or hate them, Teen Top, flagship group of Shinhwa member Andy‘s Top Media, have...
B2ST”s Yoseob and 4minute”s Gayoon sing “The Night Watchman”s love theme “Hope”

B2ST”s Yoseob and 4minute”s Gayoon sing “The Night Watchman”s love theme “Hope”

Yoseob and Gayoon came together to sing the OST for “The Night Watchman“! The pair sang “Hope“, the love theme song for the MBC drama. The pair are the main...
AA”s Aoora gets even naughtier in latest 19+ rated MV teaser for “Body Talk”

AA”s Aoora gets even naughtier in latest 19+ rated MV teaser for “Body Talk”

AA“s Aoora is definitely solidifying his 19+ rated image with another teaser for upcoming digital single “Body Talk” (Korean title: “Bad Hand“)! “Body Talk”...
Gavy NJ pre-releases “Pitiful” for their mini album release on October 6th

Gavy NJ pre-releases “Pitiful” for their mini album release on October 6th

Gavy NJ is raising anticipation for the 2nd part of their mini album! The girls will be releasing part 2 of their mini album on October 6th, and to sound the alarm for...
BeatBurger releases their first ever mini album “Electric Dream”!

BeatBurger releases their first ever mini album “Electric Dream”!

BeatBurger has released their first mini album “Electric Dream“! The title song of the album is “She So High“, and the MV featuring Changmin and Goo Hye Sung has...
Noel comes back with a brand new sound for “The Day”

Noel comes back with a brand new sound for “The Day”

Noel has put aside their usual style for a retro-style standard pop for their newest release! “The Day” is a soft song with a patterned melody and a stable harmony....
Juniel claims, “I Think I”m In Love” in her first ever digital single

Juniel claims, “I Think I”m In Love” in her first ever digital single

Juniel has released her first ever digital single “I Think I”m In Love“! Her single contains the titular “I Think I”m In Love”, and her self-composed tracks...
Best of Weekly Music Shows: 9/22- 9/28

Best of Weekly Music Shows: 9/22- 9/28

Best of Weekly Music Shows: 9/22- 9/28 Written by Lo On September 28, 2014 Thanks for tuning into the latest editon of Best of Weekly Music Shows. Unlike last week’s...
Soyu and Urban Zakapa release new special MV for “The Space Between”!

Soyu and Urban Zakapa release new special MV for “The Space Between”!

After setting fire to the hearts of lonely men and women everywhere, Soyu and Urban Zakapa“s latest collaboration “The Space Between” continues to ride high with a...
BTOB releases music video for “You”re So Fly”!

BTOB releases music video for “You”re So Fly”!

BTOB has finally made their return with the music video for “You”re So Fly“, the title track to their 5th mini album, “MOVE“! “You”re So Fly” is the work...
Side B: ZE:A’s Hidden Gems

Side B: ZE:A’s Hidden Gems

Side B: ZE:A’s Hidden Gems Written by Laverne On September 28, 2014 Beneath the K-pop industry’s glossy exterior lies the hidden labors that almost all K-pop idols endure....
TVXQ croon “Time Works Wonders” in a short PV

TVXQ croon “Time Works Wonders” in a short PV

TVXQ revealed their swoon-worthy short PV for “Time Works Wonders“. TVXQ give off a soothing vibe in the preview of their upcoming 42nd Japanese single, “Time Works...
F.CUZ Comes Back with a Lukewarm “Cold”

F.CUZ Comes Back with a Lukewarm “Cold”

F.CUZ Comes Back with a Lukewarm “Cold” Written by Andy On September 27, 2014 After two years of not releasing a Korean EP, F.CUZ has returned with their newest title...
LUNAFLY say “Thank You” to fans on their 2nd anniversary with a special song and MV

LUNAFLY say “Thank You” to fans on their 2nd anniversary with a special song and MV

LUNAFLY wanted to thank you, fans, for loving and supporting them throughout the past two years since their debut with a special song “Thank You” and its MV! The special...