Topping the singles charts is powerful male vocal group Arashi with double-a side single “Calling X Breathless” selling a strong 756,000 copies. Both songs have tie-ins to productions that star group members (more details). In the #6 spot is unit EGOIST (ryo producing, chelly vocals) with their 4th single “All Alone With You” featured as the second ending theme for anime PSYCHO-PASS.
On the album charts its Korean power duo Tohoshinki (TVXQ) with their new Japanese album “TIME” selling over 243,000 copies (more details). In the #3 spot is Acid Black Cherry (yazu) who continues the winter season trend of cover albums with “Recreation 3”. Landing in the #9 spot is GRANRODEO with their greatest hits album “Greatest Hits ~ GIFT REGISTRY ~”.
The complete top 10 single and album charts follow.
Singles for March 4th – 10th
|1||Arashi||Calling | Breathless||March 6th||756,410|
|2||Tegomass||Sayonara ni Sayonara||March 6th||69,087|
|3||Porno Graffitti||Matataku hoshi no shita de||March 6th||34,718|
|4||Namie Amuro||Big Boys Cry | Beautiful||March 6th||23,113|
|5||SMAP||Mistake! / Battery||Feb 27th||21,061|
|6||EGOIST||All Alone With You||March 6th||20,965|
|Korekara no Someday / Wonder Zone||March 6th||13,462|
|8||AKB48||So long !||Feb 20th||13,367|
|9||Nothing’s Carved in Stone||Out of Control||March 6th||10,993|
|10||Hypecreep||Shakai no mado||March 6th||10,125|
Albums for March 4th – 10th
|1||Tohoshinki (TVXQ)||TIME||March 6th||243,827|
|2||ONE OK ROCK||I x life =||March 6th||118,864|
|3||Acid Black Cherry||Recreation 3||March 6th||51,625|
|4||Shonan no Kaze||Shonannookaze -2023-||March 6th||45,047|
|5||Glutamine||EXIT TUNES PRESENTS Ru – Sonna Fuinki de Utattemita -||30,631|
|6||NMB48||Teppen Tottande!||Feb 27th||18,253|
|8||MISIA||Super Best Records ~15th Celebration~||Feb 20th||15,164|
|9||GRANRODEO||Greatest Hits ~ GIFT REGISTRY ~||March 6th||13,335|