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Sexy Zone tops the singles charts with 9th single Cha-Cha-Cha Champion selling over 108,000 copies. The song has tie-up as theme for FIVB World Cup Volleyball 2015. Fictional idol group μ’s (Muse) lands at #2 with single Angelic Angel / Hello, Hoshi wo Kazoete – both songs featured their new anime movie Love Live! The School Idol Movie.

Rev. from DVL climbs to #4 with 5th single Kimi wo Mitsuketa Ano hi Kara Boku no Omoi wa Hitotsudake.

Kis-My-Ft2 tops the album chart with 4th album KIS-MY-WORLD selling over 300,000 copies. Korean actor/singer Kim Hyun Joong lands at #6 with compilation album The Best of Kim Hyun Joong.

Two weeks in a row for male idol groups topping both the single and album charts!

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KAT-TUN tops the weekly singles chart with KISS KISS KISS selling over 153,000 copies. The popular vocal group’s 24th single has tie-up as theme song for TV Asahi adult-love drama Second Love staring member Kazuya Kamenashi.

Landing at #2 Korean vocal group SHINee with 11th Japanese single Your Number and staying at #3 is Busaiku (from Kis-My-Ft2) with single Yacchatta!! with a two week total of 130,000 copies sold. Idol group Momoiro Clover Z hits #4 with single Seishunfu featured as theme song for their new movie Maku ga Agaru (幕が上がる).

Sexy Zone tops the album chart with 3rd album Sexy Power3 selling over 101,000copies. It’s the boy idol unit’s first album since becoming a three member group half a year ago.

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Sexy Zone tops the charts with single Kimi ni HITOMEBORE selling over 336,000 copies. The title song is featured as the theme song for TV series Kurofuku Monogatari starring member Nakajima Kento and Kashiwagi Yuki (AKB48). Landing in #2 is Mr. Children with single Ashioto – Be Strong featured as the theme song for the TV drama series Nobunaga Concerto.

Anime tied releases are lead by EGOIST with single Fallen in #9 (ED PSYCHO-PASS 2) and Kalafina in #10 with single believe (ED Fate/stay night – Unlimited Blade Works –).

Album charts are topped by British vocal group One Direction with album FOUR selling over 67,000 copies. Last week’s #1 slips to #2 – Kana Nishino with her 5th original album with LOVE.

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Sexy Zone top the singles charts with Otoko never give up selling over 125,000 copies. Their 7th single and 7th #1 includes coupling song Keep The Challenge the image song for Fuji TV’s coverage of the Women’s Volleyball World Grand Prix 2014.

AKB48 unit French Kiss 6th single, first in over two years – Omoidasenai Hana (思い出せない花) climbs into #2. Sound producer Revo’s group Sound Horizon is just back in #3 with single Vanishing Starlight. Idol unit Juice=Juice climbs into #4 single Senobi / Date Janai yo Uchi no Jinsei wa.

Fictional idol group μ’s (Muse) from game, anime, music franchise Love Live! hits #5 with single Shangri-la Shower featured as theme song for PS Vita game. Voice actor Kana Hanazawa lands at #12 with 6th single Hohoemi Mode.

Group AAA tops the album charts with 9th album GOLD SYMPHONY selling over 59,000 copies.

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Topping the singles chart is Sexy Zone with single King & Queen & Joker selling over 150,000 copies. Its their 6th single and 6th #1.

Anime tied singles have fripSide in #6 with 8th single “black bullet” featured as OP for anime Black Bullet.

The albums chart is topped for the third week in a row by the FROZEN (Anna and the Snow Queen) original soundtrack selling another 108,000 copies. The popular animated movie sound track as been in the top 10 for 10 weeks in a row since it released in Japan on March 12th 2014.

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Topping the singles chart is KANJANI8 with King of Otoko! selling over 352,000 copies. Its their 25th single and 3rd of a 3-month consecutive release plan. Perhaps the lure of bonuses for purchasing all 3 singles in the plan pulled their 24th single Hibiki into the #9 spot and 23rd single Kokoro Sora Moyo into #11.

Anime tied releases – #10 is Jigoku no Sata mo Kimishidai the opening theme for Hozuki no Reitetsu and sung by many of the anime voice cast. In #12 spot is singer and voice actor Mamoru Miyano with 10th single NEW ORDER with tie-up as theme song for anime Wooser’s Hand-to-Mouth Life: Awakening Arc, and in #19 is nano with her 4th single Born to be featured as ending theme for anime Magical Warfare.

The album chart is topped by Sexy Zone with their 2nd album Sexy Second selling 121,000 copies. Just back in the #2 spot is longtime group Yuzu with 12th album Shin Sekai selling 113,000 copies. In the #4 spot is Leo Ieiri with her 2nd album “a boy”.

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Topping the singles charts is male idol group Sexy Zone with double-A side single Bye Bye Du Bye – See You Again / A My Girl Friend selling over 144,000 copies. Its their 5th single and 5th #1. In the #2 spot another male idol group GENERATIONS from EXILE TRIBE with their 4th single HOT SHOT selling over 106,000 copies (their best selling single so far).

This week’s album charts find singer Superfly climbing back into the top spot with her greatest hits album Superfly BEST selling another 30,000 copies and making its three week total of over 257,000 sold. Last week’s #1 slips into the #2 – Perfume with their 4th original album LEVEL 3 selling another 27,000 copies.

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Topping the singles charts this week is SEXY ZONE with their 4th single “Real Sexy! / BAD BOYS” selling over 138,000 copies. It gives the young male vocal group their 4th #1 single out of 4 releases. In the #2 spot is SEKAI NO OWARI with “RPG” selling over 79,000 copies. The single is featured as the theme song for newest anime movie from the Crayon Shin-chan franchise.

Seiyuu group Sphere lands in the #7 spot with single “GENESIS ARIA” featured as the theme song for anime TV series Arata: the Legend. And in the #4 and #9 spots are singles from popular anime Uta no Prince-sama 2000%.  

On top of the album chart is duo Yuzu with their 11th album “LAND” selling over 89,000 copies.

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Topping the singles charts are the boy idols of Kis-My-Ft2 and their 5th single “Ai no Beat” selling a strong 258,000 copies. Their streak of #1 singles continues as all 5 of their releases have charted #1. Also making a strong presence is 2PM with their delayed release “Masquerade” in the #2 spot selling over 130,000 copies. The Korean girls of T-ARA land in the 4th spot with their single “Sexy Love” that is the Japanese version of their hit Korean song.

Just out of the top 10 in the 11th spot is idol group 9nine with their double-a side release “Iiaru! Kyonshi feat. Haohao! Kyonshi Girl / Brave”.

The album charts are topped by another boy idol group, Sexy Zone with their first album “one Sexy Zone”. Landing the in the 2nd spot are the girls of KARA with “GIRLS FOREVER”. The next 3 spots mirror last weeks top 3, just pushed two spots down – double release of greatest hits from R&B singer JUJUBEST STORY ~Life~ and BEST STORY ~Love~, followed by Arashi and their 11th album “Popcorn”.

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Sexy Zone recently updated the release details for their first album “one Sexy Zone” – cover jackets, full track list, and bonuses are official. The album includes their #1 charting singles “Sexy Zone”, “Lady Diamond”, and “Sexy Summer ni Yuki ga Furu” plus unreleased songs and new songs for a total of 15 tracks (bonus 16th track added). Album “one Sexy Zone” comes in four editions and hits stores November 14th – more early release details follow.

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The boys from Sexy Zone have announced their first album “one Sexy Zone” which includes their #1 charting singles “Sexy Zone”, “Lady Diamond”, and “Sexy Summer ni Yuki ga Furu”. The album will also include member solo songs, unreleased songs, and new songs for a total of 15 planned tracks. Album “one Sexy Zone” comes in four editions and is scheduled to be in stores November 14th – more early release details follow…

~ updated details – here ~

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