Tohoshinki are No.5 in Oricon’s 2018 favourite foreign male music artist ranking!
Some of the surveyed people comments quoted were from a female teen stating she likes their music and that they are cool, and another one in her forties who mentioned their Japanese talks and live performance as their charming points. Continue reading →
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On the 12th, according to Japanese portal site, Yahoo! Japan, monthly pop culture magazine Nikkei Entertainment magazine published the “Top 50 Concert Mobilisation Ranking in 2018” ranking in their December issue. The “2018 concert Mobilisation ranking” is based on the number of concerts performed in Japan this year and the number of concert audiences scheduled until the end of the year. The number of the audiences for the scheduled performances including the number of the audience of already performed performance were estimated and summed up. There may be slight discrepancies with the number of audiences estimated with regards to future performances based on hypothetical reasoning on the choice of venue and assumptions that the venue would be filled. Continue reading →
For the week of 2018/12/03, 東方神起 Jealous topped Billboard Japan weekly chart for Top Singles Sales and the twitter ranking of Hot 100! The single’s coupling song “大好きだった” also charted along with the previously released Road in Billboard Japan Hot 100 ranking, in addition to more charts as shown below
Billboard Japan Weekly Charts:
Top Singles Sales:
No.1 東方神起 Jealous with a total of 88,955 physical copies (SoundScan Japan)
Billboard Japan Hot 100 Twitter ranking:
No.1 東方神起 Jealous
No.5 東方神起 大好きだった
No.9 東方神起 Road
No.16 東方神起 Jungle
No.18 U-Know Drop
No.19 東方神起 Reboot
동방신기가 일본 새 싱글 ‘ #Jealous’를 통해 통산 13번째 #오리콘 위클리 차트 1위를 기록해 해외 아티스트 신기록을 세웠습니다! 이에 더불어 ‘TOP 10’ 작품 수에서도 1위, 싱글 누적 판매량 또한 1위로 트리플 크라운을 달성했습니다! 역시 명실상부 톱클래스 동방신기! 축하합니다! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
TVXQ!’s new single ‘Jealous’ marked the 13th time the group had topped the Oricon weekly singles chart, breaking the foreign artists’ records! The duo also won the top spot for having the most ‘TOP 10’ chart-in songs, and accumulated single sales, making it a triple crown! What a king!
TVXQ 1st for Japan concertgoer mobilisation power “blowing aside all other domestic+overseas singers”
TVXQ ranks #1 for the power to mobilise Japanese concertgoers.
According to the Top 50 ranking of the “2018 Concert Mobilisation Power” that was announced in the Dec issue of representative Japanese news publisher, Nikkei’s monthly pop culture magazine, Nikkei Entertainment, the 1,280,000 concertgoers mobilised by TVXQ (Tohoshinki) ranks 1st amongst both concerts held domestically in Japan as well as by overseas singers, proving their unequalled status and mighty ticketing power once again.
In 2018, Tohoshinki continued the remaining 6 dome concerts of Begin Again tour and held the record-breaking 3 days of at Nissan Stadium! They also held the 9 shows of 『Bigeast FANCLUB EVENT 2018 THE MISSION IV』, and currently holding the 30 shows in 2018 of Tomorrow tour ^^*