List Top 21 Best-Selling K-Pop Albums Recorded in 1st Week of Release

List is compiled from 2008 and on according to the Hanteo chart.

1. 2008 TVXQ 4th album ‘Mirotic’ – 111,000 units
2. 2011 Big Bang mini-album ‘Tonight’ – 94,000 units
3. 2012 Super Junior 6th album ‘Sexy, Free, and Single’ – 87,000 units
4. 2011 Super Junior 5th album ‘Mr. Simple’ – 79,000 units

5. 2011 JYJ 1st album ‘In Heaven’ – 78,320 units
6. 2010 JYJ ‘The Beginning’ – 74,812 units
7. 2012 SHINee mini-album ‘Sherlock’ – 73,600 units
8. 2010 Super Junior 4th album ‘Bonamana’ – 72,000 units

9. 2012 Big Bang mini-album ‘Alive’ – 69,000 units
10. 2012 G-Dragon 1st mini-album ‘One of a Kind’ – 68,800 units
11. 2013 INFINITE 4th mini-album ‘Man In Love’ – 67,500 units
12. 2011 SNSD 3rd album ‘The Boys’ – 67,000 units
13. 2010 SNSD 2nd album ‘Oh’ – 64,000 units

14. 2011 Kim Hyun Joong ‘Lucky’ – 64,000 units
15. 2013 Kim Jaejoong 1st mini-album – 62,615 units
16. 2008 Big Bang 2nd album ‘Red Sunset’ – 62,000 units
17. 2009 G-Dragon 1st album ‘Heartbreaker’ – 59,000 units
18. 2012 XIA 1st album ‘Tarantallegra’ – 56,000 units
19. 2013 SHINee 3rd album ‘Dream Girl’ – 55,300 units

20. 2008 Big Bang mini-album ‘Haru Haru’ – 54,000 units
21. 2012 CNBLUE 3rd mini-album – 53,000 units

SM ‘including former’ = 12
YG = 6
Others = 3
TVXQ ‘including former’ = 6 (JYJ = 5)
Big Bang = 6
Super Junior = 3
SHINee = 2
SNSD = 2

 

Source: netizenbuzz, Instiz , smb2stfinitesubs

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