CNBLUE, The Boss, SHU-I, Wonder Girls and more in this week's Oricon rankings

CNBLUE, The Boss, SHU-I, Wonder Girls and more in this week's Oricon rankings

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CNBLUE, The Boss, SHU-I, Wonder Girls and more in this week's Oricon rankings

Another few releases by Korean artists were spotted in this week's Oricon rankings. The first one, the daily single chart, features idol rock band CNBLUE's 3rd major single "Come On". The release got to a 4th spot in the daily charts, two spots above another Korean act. The Boss's 6th Japanese single "Honki Magic" got to the 6th place on the first day of its release.

The weekly single rankings was lead by U-Kiss's "Dear My Friend" which sold 22,503 copies and got to an 8th place on the weekly rankings. MYNAME's debut single "Message", got a a 14th spot with 12,433 copies sold since its release day last week.

SHU-I's first full length Japanese album "NEXTAGE" sold 12,095 copies since its first day now a week ago. It got them to a 8th place on the weekly rankings, followed by Wonder Girls' debut "Nobody for Everybody" which sold 7,460 and made it to the 14th spot.

Releases for the next weeks include releases by A-Jax (08/08), FT ISLAND (08/08), 2AM (08/08), Secret (22/08), 4minute (22/08), Boyfriend (22/08), GUYZ (22/08), ZE:A (24/08), B1A4 (29/08), 2NE1 (29/08), Supernova (29/08), 2PM (29/08), Infinite (29/08)...and many more!

Daily Single
04. CNBLUE - Come On (08/01)
06. The Boss - Honki Magic (08/01)

Weekly Single
08. U-Kiss - Dear My Friend (07/25) 22,503 copies
14. MYNAME - Message (07/25) 12,433 copies
18. TVXQ - Android (07/11) 8,644 copies
27. Girls' Generation - Paparazzi (06/27) 3,512 copies
31. IU - You & I (07/18) 2,759 copies
48. Kim Hyunjoong - HEAT (07/04) 1,897 copies

Weekly Album
08. SHU-I - NEXTAGE (07/25) 12,095 copies
14. Wonder Girls - Nobody for Everybody (0725) 7,460 copies
16. Super Junior - Sexy, Free & Single (07/06) 6,591 copies (Korean Release)

Source: Single (Daily & Weekly), Album (Daily & Weekly)

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KCON 2015 USA Reveals New Location For Extended 3-Day K-Pop Event In L.A.

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On April 17, CJ E&M announced the dates and new location for one of the largest Korean culture events in North America, KCON 2015 USA. KCON 2015 USA will be held from Friday, July 31 through Sunday, August 2. In addition to expanding beyond a two-day event, KCON 2015 USA is moving from the Los Angeles Sports Memorial Arena to the Staples Center. . ... Read more

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