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One other week, one other large Ok-Pop album gross sales report.
The third full-length album by JYP-Leisure-signed Ok-Pop band Stray Youngsters, ★★★★★ (5-STAR) surpassed 5.13 million preorders as of Thursday (June 1), forward of its launch the subsequent day (June 2).
That’s in accordance with Korean information retailers together with Allkpop, which cited the band’s label, JYP.
The pre-order tally implies that Stray Youngsters’ newest album has surpassed the earlier preorder report set simply final month by Ok-pop act Seventeen, who’re signed through HYBE label Pledis Leisure.
In line with South Korea’s Hanteo chart platform, the latter act’s album FML racked up 4.64 million preorders to make it, on the time, the most-preordered Ok-Pop album of all time.
Again in 2020, HYBE-signed superstars BTS’s Map of the Soul: 7 acquired 4.02 million pre-orders.
As reported by Korea Jongnang Each day, Stray Youngsters (5-STAR) had already damaged the Ok-pop album pre-order report as of Tuesday (Could 30) with 4.93 million copies pre-ordered as of that date.
FML, Seventeen’s tenth mini-album amassed 3.99 million copies bought on its first day on April 24.
South Korea-based chart firm Hanteo, whose real-time bodily album chart tracks album gross sales from over 1,100 report shops worldwide, experiences that Stray Youngsters’ 5-STAR achieved gross sales of 2.39 million copies on its first day.
That first-day gross sales tally solidified its place because the third highest-selling Ok-Pop album on its debut day, behind Seventeen’s FML and BTS’s Map of the Soul: 7, respectively, in accordance with Soompi.
The album has additionally achieved the fourth-highest first-week gross sales of any album within the Hanteo chart’s historical past with simply someday of gross sales.
The brand new album consists of 12 tracks together with S-Class, which has amassed nearly 5 million streams on Spotify up to now. The launch follows the success of Stray Youngsters’ mini albums ODDINARY and MAXIDENT, which in 2022 debuted consecutively at No.1 on the Billboard 200 Chart.
MAXIDENT landed at High 6 of the IFPI’s High 20 albums record in 2022, rating behind Unhealthy Bunny, Taylor Swift, Harry Types, BUTS and the Encanto forged. MAXIDENT bested different albums together with Seventeen’s Face The Solar, Blackpink’s Born Pink, Olivia Rodrigo’s SOUR, Ed Sheeran’s =, and Enhyphen’s MANIFESTO: DAY 1.
Stray Youngsters additionally ranked seventh within the IFPI’s High 20 record of artists who generated probably the most cash in 2022 throughout streaming, obtain, and bodily report gross sales mixed.
The boy band beat acts together with Harry Types, Ed Sheeran, Eminem, Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, Billy Eilish, Publish Malone and even The Beatles.
Stray Youngsters was fashioned by JYP by means of a 2017 actuality present of the identical title. The group consists of eight members: Bang Chan, Lee Know, Changbin, Hyunjin, Han, Felix, Seungmin, and I.N. The group was initially a nine-member boy band, however Woojin left in 2019 because of undisclosed private causes.
Information of Stray Youngsters album preorder report follows final week’s information of the enlargement of JYP Leisure and Republic Information‘ strategic alliance to incorporate what they describe as an enhanced label partnership.
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