Group Seventeen (S.Coups, Jeonghan, Joshua, Jun, Hoshi, Wonwoo, Woozi, The8, Mingyu, DK, Seungkwan, Vernon, Dino) set another new record with their 4th regular album ‘Face the Sun’.
According to Hanteo Chart, the largest album sales site in Korea on the 3rd, the Initial Chodong sales of ‘Face the Sun’ released on the 27th of last month (the album sales in the week after its release) was 2,067,769 copies. This is the highest Initial Chodong sales record among albums released this year.
As a result, SEVENTEEN achieved a tremendous achievement by reaching a 'double million seller' (more than 2 million copies sold) in the Initial Chodong with their 4th full-length album 'Face the Sun'. In K-pop history, SEVENTEEN is the only artist other than BTS that has sold over 1 million copies on the first day of album release and achieved a 'double million seller' in the first week.
Earlier, with 'Face the Sun', SEVENTEEN surpassed the 1,335,862 copies sold in the first week of the 9th mini album 'Attacca' in just one day, starting with the 3rd regular album 'An Ode' to the 7th mini album ' Hangarae', special album '; [Semicolon]', the 8th mini album 'Your Choice', and the 9th mini album 'Attacca', set a milestone of being a 'million seller' for 6 consecutive years.
The 4th full-length album 'Face the Sun' and the title song 'HOT' swept major domestic music and album charts and various global charts at the same time as they were released. The 4th regular album ranked first in the top 10 in 40 countries/regions including the Philippines and Brazil in a total of 22 countries/regions on the iTunes album chart, and the title song 'HOT' is a total of 26 countries/regions including Mexico and Singapore on the iTunes song chart. It recorded the top 10 in a total of 34 countries/regions, including 1st place in each country/region.
Not only that, Seventeen swept the top spot on the daily album chart and music chart on Line Music, Japan's largest music site, and on the daily album chart, it took the top spot for 5 days straight after its release, and swept the weekly album chart. The 'HOT' music video also ranked first on the weekly music video chart, proving SEVENTEEN's immense popularity in Japan.
Meanwhile, Seventeen, who took first place on the first music show on Mnet's 'M Countdown' aired on the 2nd, will appear on KBS2's 'Music Bank', which will be aired on the 3rd, and perform the title song 'HOT', aiming for two crowns. .