BTS Has Set Another Record.
BTS’s ‘BTS, THE BEST” Becomes First Million-Seller Album In Japan.
BTS Becomes Japan's First Million Selling K-Pop Singer In 16 years.
BTS has set yet another record, with their album BTS, THE BEST selling over a million copies in Japan.
In the first week after its release in June, this album sold 807,056 copies.
According to Billboard Japan, 'BTS, THE BEST' is the first album that was released in Japan this year to reach the 1M milestone.
This is also the group's first album to sell a million copies in Japan.
It's also the first album to reach 1 million downloads in 2021.
They are also the first Korean male group to have an album sell a million copies in Japan.
BoA's Best of Soul album reached this milestone in 2005, making BTS the second-highest-selling K-Pop artist in Japan.