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‘Checkmate’ Becomes First Million Seller from ITZY

‘Checkmate’ Becomes First Million Seller from ITZY

SEOUL, Sept. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop girl group ITZY has recorded its first million seller with its latest album, “Checkmate,” the band’s agency said Thursday. Released on July 15, the group’s fifth EP passed the 1 million threshold Wednesday afternoon, JYP Entertainment said, citing data from the country’s benchmark Circle Chart. The EP earned [...]

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 [...]

ITZY Named Top-selling Rookie Artist of First Half on Japan’s Oricon

ITZY Named Top-selling Rookie Artist of First Half on Japan’s Oricon

SEOUL, June 30 (Korea Bizwire) – Japan’s Oricon on Thursday named South Korean girl group ITZY the top-selling rookie of the first half of the year based on sales in the country, the band’s agency said. Oricon announced the K-pop quintet as the best-selling rookie artist in the market for the Dec. 17-June 20 period, JYP Entertainment [...]

ITZY Debuts at No. 11 on Billboard Main Albums Chart with ‘Crazy In Love’

ITZY Debuts at No. 11 on Billboard Main Albums Chart with ‘Crazy In Love’

SEOUL, Oct. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop girl group ITZY landed at 11th on the U.S. Billboard’s main albums chart, its highest chart position ever, with “Crazy In Love,” Billboard said. The group’s first studio album, released on Sept. 24, ranked 11th on the Billboard 200 for this week, Billboard said on its Twitter account [...]

K-pop Girl Group ITZY Debuts in Japan

K-pop Girl Group ITZY Debuts in Japan

SEOUL, Sept. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop girl group ITZY has debuted in Japan with a digital album containing its hit songs and opened an official Japanese website, the group’s label said Wednesday. The album “WHAT’z ITZY,” was released through Warner Music Japan at midnight Tuesday, carrying the tracks “Dalla Dalla,” “Icy,” “Wannabe,” “Not Shy” [...]