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ITZY’s ‘Checkmate’ Debuts at 8th on Billboard Main Albums Chart

ITZY’s ‘Checkmate’ Debuts at 8th on Billboard Main Albums Chart

SEOUL, July 25 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean girl group ITZY claimed its first top 10 spot on the U.S. Billboard’s main albums chart, with its fifth EP, “Checkmate.” “ITZY’s Checkmate debuts at No. 8 on the Billboard 200, giving the South Korean quintet its first top 10 effort,” Billboard said Sunday (U.S. time) in [...]

Nayeon Debuts at No. 7 on Billboard 200, Becoming Highest-charting K-pop Solo Artist

Nayeon Debuts at No. 7 on Billboard 200, Becoming Highest-charting K-pop Solo Artist

SEOUL, July 4 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop girl group TWICE’s Nayeon ranked seventh on the Billboard’s main albums chart with her solo debut EP, “Im Nayeon,” the U.S. chart operator has said in an article. She became the Billboard 200′s highest-charting K-pop solo artist by earning 57,000 equivalent album units in the United States in [...]

BTS Snatches Sixth No. 1 Debut on Billboard 200 with ‘Proof’

BTS Snatches Sixth No. 1 Debut on Billboard 200 with ‘Proof’

SEOUL, June 20 (Korea Bizwire) — BTS’ new album, “Proof,” has topped the U.S. Billboard’s main albums chart for this week, becoming the sixth chart-topper from the South Korean group, the chart’s operator said. The anthology album landed atop the Billboard 200 by earning 314,000 equivalent album units in the United States in the week [...]

Psy Returns to Billboard Hot 100 After 7 Years with ‘That That’

Psy Returns to Billboard Hot 100 After 7 Years with ‘That That’

SEOUL, May 10 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean singer-rapper Psy has put his name onto Billboard’s main singles chart for “That That,” his collaborative tune with Suga of K-pop supergroup BTS, the U.S. music magazine said Tuesday. The main track from Psy’s ninth full-length album “Psy 9th” debuted at No. 80 on this week’s Hot [...]

Stray Kids Top Billboard’s Main Albums Chart for Third Time as K-pop Artist

Stray Kids Top Billboard’s Main Albums Chart for Third Time as K-pop Artist

SEOUL, March 29 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean boy group Stray Kids debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s main albums chart with their latest EP “Oddinary,” the U.S. music magazine said Tuesday, becoming the third K-pop act ever to top the chart. The seven-track album began atop the Billboard 200 chart dated April 2 with [...]

BTS-Coldplay Collaboration ‘My Universe’ Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100

BTS-Coldplay Collaboration ‘My Universe’ Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100

SEOUL, Oct. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop supergroup BTS made another No. 1 debut on Billboard’s main singles chart with a collaboration single with British rock band Coldplay, Billboard said. “Coldplay and BTS rocket onto the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart at No. 1 with their collaborative new single ‘My Universe’,” Billboard said on its [...]