OriconThe single charts are topped by Kim Hyun Joong with his 2nd Japanese single “HEAT” selling over 183,000 copies (release details) – its his first #1 Japanese single! 

The 2nd spot goes to Yamashita Tomohisa (Yamapi) with his single “LOVE CHASE” that is featured as ending theme for anime Toriko – it sold over 118,000 copies (release details). Landing in 3rd spot is longtime idol group Morning Musume with “One Two Three / The Matenro Show” -  one of their better selling singles in some time – with over 100,000 copies sold. The 4th spot goes to SUPER☆GiRLS and 5th spot is the combined 2PM+2AM with “OneDay” tied-in to their documentary film (release details).

The weekly album charts aren’t much changed from last week and again are topped by pop-diva Namie Amuro with album “Uncontrolled” – selling another 79,000 copies of her 7th #1 album (release details). Second spot still finds GReeeeN with their very long titled album “Utautai……” selling another 34,000 copies.

The complete top 10 single and album charts follow,


Singles for July 2nd – 8th

Rank   Group/Artist Single Title Released Sold
1 Kim Hyun Joong HEAT July 4th 183,478
2 Yamashita Tomohisa LOVE CHASE July 4th 118,981
3 Morning Musume One Two Three July 4th 100,598
4 SUPER☆GiRLS Puri Puri / Summer Kiss July 4th 71,736
5 2PM+2AM  OneDay July 4th 54,734
6 Nanamoriuchi Gorakubu YuriYuri Opening theme Yes! Yuruyuri July 4th 29,768
7 Nanamoriuchi Gorakubu YuriYuri Ending theme 100% Chu~Gakusei July 4th 28,317
8 Gen Hoshino Yume no Soto e July 4th 25,650
9 Takamiy ULTRA STEEL July 4th 15,751
10 Girls Generation PAPARAZZI June 27th 14,177


Albums for July 2nd – 8th

Rank   Group/Artist Album Title Released Sold
1 Namie Amuro Uncontrolled June 27th 79.003
2 GReeeeN Utautai ga Uta Utai ni Kite Uta Utae to Iu ga Utautai ga Utaudake Utaikireba Uta Utaukeredomo Utautai Dake Uta Utaikirenai Kara Uta Utawanu!? June 27th 34,715
3 Che’Nelle’ Believe July 4th 28,258
4 w-inds. MOVE LIKE THIS July 4th 22,226
5 Linkin Park Living Things June 20th 13,297
6 Princess Princess The Rebirth Best ~reunion~ June 27th 12,003
7 Maroon 5 Over Exposed June 20th 11,851
8 Offspring Days Go By June 27th 10,836
9 Chris Brown Fortune July 4th 9,922
10 Various Kuroko’s Basketball Drama Theater 1st Games July 4th 9,783

Source: Oricon