'Girls' sold 1.64 million copies

  • 이소연 |2022.08.11 13:15
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aespa's 'Girls' sold 1.64 million copies which is a new record for the highest sales of a girl group in history

K-pop group aespa set a new record for the most album sales by a K-pop girl group with the 2nd mini album 'Girls'.

Released on July 8th, 'Girls' topped the Circle (formerly Gaon) monthly album chart in July with sales of 1,645,255 copies. This corresponds to the highest number of album sales by a K-pop girl group in history based on the Circle Chart.

Previously, 'Girls' broke the new record of pre-orders for K-pop girl groups (1.61 million copies), and sold 1.42 million copies in the first week of release (based on the circle chart), becoming the first K-pop girl group to become the first million-seller, the highest of all girl groups. It achieved a career high by recording Initial sales.

In addition, aespa reached 3rd place on the Billboard 200 chart with 'Girls', achieving the highest ranking for this year's K-pop girl group, as well as taking 3rd place on the Billboard Artist 100 chart. In addition, aespa proved its global popularity and topic by entering a total of 10 Billboard charts with No. 1 in Top 3 charts including Billboard Top Album Sales, Billboard Top Current Album Sales, and Billboard World Album,

On the other hand, aespa will participate in 'SMTOWN LIVE 2022: SMCU EXPRESS @HUMAN CITY_SUWON' (SMTOWN LIVE 2022: SMCU Express @Human City_Suwon) to be held at the Suwon World Cup Stadium on August 20th.

Written by Yoon Sang Geun
Translated by Lee So Yun

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