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Korean actor/singer Kim Hyun Joong tops the singles charts with his 4th Japanese single HOT SUN selling over 83,000 copies. Rock band UVERworld lands in #2 with single 7 Kame no Ketsui (7日目の決意) – their 26th single and featured during their UVERworld ARENA LIVE 2013 winter tour.

Topping the albums chart is Hey! Say! JUMP with their 3rd album smart selling over 126,000 copies. Longtime rock group X JAPAN has a new greatest hits album in #2 and last week’s #1 from Namie Amuro, her compilation album Ballada containing her best ballad songs, slips to #3.

The original soundtrack album FROZEN (Anna and the Snow Queen) continues its run but slipping to #5 after several weeks in the top 3. The album has now spent 15 straight weeks in the top 10.

Idol unit 9nine has their 3rd album MAGI9 PLAYLAND in the appropriate spot, #9!

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Topping the singles chart is Hey! Say! JUMP with their 12th single AinoArika / Aisureba Motto Happy Life selling over 207,000 copies. The title track has tie-up as theme song for TV series Dark System Koi no Oza Ketteisen. In the #2 spot is Korean duo Tohoshinki (TVXQ) with Japanese single Hide & Seek / Something selling over 107,000 copies. Landing in #3 is idol Itano Tomomi with 5th single little, her first since graduating from AKB48 in September 2013.

The anime tied releases are topped by Tamura Yukari in #6 with her 24th single Himitsu no Tobira Kara ai ni Kite featured as OP for anime No-Rin. Maaya Sakamoto’s 23rd single SAVED / Be mine! lands in #7 with the title tracks featured as ED for Inari KonKon Koi Iroha and OP for anime World Conquest Zvezda Plot respectively.

The album chart is topped by 5-member sub-group from EXILEThe SECOND from EXILE with first album The II AGE and in #2 is Korean group CNBLUE with Korean Best Album ‘Present’.

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Topping the last singles charts of 2013 is theatrical air-band Golden Bomber with single 101 Kaime no Noroi selling a strong 157,000 copies. In the #2 spot is B3junior a unit of idol groups belonging to Star Dust Promotions – Momoiro Clover Z, Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku, Team Syachihoko, and more join up for single Nanairo no Stardust.

On a mostly quiet week for new releases the album charts are topped by J Soul Brothers with double greatest hits album THE BEST / BLUE IMPACT selling over 74,000 copies.

Be sure to check out the 2013 top 20 charting singles and albums! (charts for December 23rd – 29th 2013 were delayed and should be posted soon).

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Topping the singles charts this week is idol group boy group Hey! Say! JUMP with their *11th single “Come On A My House” selling over 217,000 copies. The popular group’s 1st single in nearly a year and a half keeps their record perfect with *11 #1 singles (see comment). In the #2 spot is EXILE member TAKAHIRO solo debut “Issen Ichibyo” selling over 107,000 copies.

Out of the top 10 in the #18 spot is Aoi Eir with single “Cobalt Sky”.

The album charts are topped by popular singer/Harajuku model Kyary Pamyu Pamyu with her 2nd album “Nanda Collection” selling over 126,000 copies. Its her first #1 release. In the #2 spot is Korean group SHINee with their 2nd Japanese album “Boys Meet U”. And in the #6 spot is the due of ClariS with their 2nd album “SECOND STORY”.

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Topping the single charts is the first solo single from Hey! Say! JUMP member Ryosuke Yamada – “Mystery Virgin” sold a strong 188,000 copies which put it easily on top. In third spot is Yuzu with “REASON” featured as the new ending theme for anime Hunter x Hunter. And girl-boy group Fudanjuku hits the charts in the 9th spot with “Jinsei Wahaha!

The album charts are topped by Ayumi Hamasaki with her self cover album “Classical” featuring full classical arrangements on her popular songs.

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OriconThe past week’s single charts are topped by Arashi with their 3rd single release of 2012 “Your eyes” selling a very strong but typical for this very popular group, 477,000 copies (release details). This single is the group’s 28th #1 charting song in a row and their 35th #1 overall. In the second spot is Korean group 2PM and their single “Beautiful” selling over 141,000 copies (release details).

Rounding out the top three is favorite voice actress/singer Nana Mizuki with her single/EP “Time Space” (release details) that includes three songs including “METRO BAROQUE” the theme song for anime movie BLOOD-C The Last Dark.

On the album charts its Hey! Say! JUMP topping with their second album “JUMP WORLD” selling over 126,000 copies (release details). Second spot are the girls from T-ARA with their first Japanese album “Jewelry box” with over 57,000 copies sold (release details). In the third and fourth spots and continuing with strong sales is Mr. Children and their compilation albums “Mr. Children 2005-2010 MACRO” and “Mr. Children 2001-2005 MICRO” each selling another 23,000+ copies.

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Hey! Say! JUMP has just exposed the jacket covers for album – “JUMP WORLD”. In a previous article here the album title and track list was updated and now with the jacket covers the release details should be complete. This is the group’s second album album, about 2 years apart from their first album, and its set for release on June 6th. The updated release details follows,

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Hey! Say! JUMP has revealed the title for their 2nd album – “JUMP WORLD” and set the track list. We previously posted early release details on the album before the title was released and with a track list that is a changed in ordering. The track list is now ordered and the First Press versions has more details – the new information follows,

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Hey! Say! JUMP has just announced their 2nd album (not yet titled) and set for release on June 6th. Its been about two years since the group released their first album “JUMP NO. 1” and their fans have been waiting in much anticipation. The album comes in two editions a Limited and a Regular which will include their singles “SUPER DELICATE”, “Magic Power”, “OVER”, and “‘Arigato’ ~Sekai no Doko ni Ite mo” as well as a bunch of new songs and bonus tracks – 14 total for Limited and 15 total for the Regular. Early release details follow,

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Hey! Say! JUMP and their first single release for 2012 “SUPER DELICATE” top the singles charts with a strong over 248,000 sold. Making their debut idol group Nogizaka46 with “Guru Guru Curtain” lands in second spot with 136,000 sold. The girls of SCANDAL and their long awaited single and perhaps one of the last BLEACH opening theme songs “Harukaze” ends up in 5th with almost 26,000 sold.

On the album charts the boys also take the top stop with KAT-TUN and their album “Chain” selling over 103,000 copies. AI and her first album in over 2 years “INDEPENDENT” edges into the second spot with over 20,000 sold. The album includes the theme song for anime movie Berserk – “Utsukushikimono”. Seiyuu/singer Yui Horie is a close 3rd with “Himitsu” and close to 19,000 sold.

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Hey! Say! JUMP hits 2012 with their first single release “SUPER DELICATE” and will top the singles charts with a strong over 240,000 sold.

On the album charts the boys also take the top stop with KAT-TUN and their album “Chain” selling over 103,000 copies.

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