Tohoshinki, Music DVD & BD total sales has exceed 2 million, a first for any foreign artist in Japan!
The popular kpop artist, Tohoshinki, its live DVD 「Tohoshinki LIVE TOUR 2014 TREE」 (available for sale on the 27th of Aug 2014) has achieved sale of more than 104,000 copies in the first week, and has appeared 1st in Oricon Weekly DVD Ranking (2014.09.08). At the same time, the Blu-Ray version (hereinafter known as BD) that went on sale at the same time has achieved more than 19,000 copies of sales, reaching 3rd in Oricon Weekly BD Ranking (for the week as at 2014.09.08). Overall, they have achieved 1st place in 「Total Music DVD.BD Ranking」 with total sales of 123,000 copies in its first week.
This is their 7th time of achieving 1st in the DVD weekly ranking, 5th time consecutively ever since their first achievement with 「TOHOSHINKI History in JAPAN SPECIAL」 back in year 2010, for the week of 11 Oct 2010. They have renewed their own record as the first foreign artist in Japan with the 「The most 1st place」 and 「Longest Consecutive 1st Place.」
Including the most current releases, Tohoshinki has sold more than 2.041 million copies of DVD & BD in Japan. They are the first foreign artist to breakthrough the 2 million sales (second place is Michael Jackson with total sales of 1.003 million copies).
This production include their Tokyo performance of their Japan nation-wide dome & arena tour, which were held in 11 venues with 29 performances, and has mobilized more than 600,000 peoples in the span of 3 months (between April & June 2014). This tour was a showcase of the songs recorded in their latest album 「TREE」, which has also appeared 1st In the 「Oricon Album Weekly Ranking」 for the week of 17 Mar 2014.