Two Johnny’s Entertainment groups topped the charts with week – the debut of Sexy Zone on the singles charts and Kanjani8 on the album charts. Overall a strong week for single releases as only last weeks topper SKE48 managed to stay in the top 10 at #8.

In a close second place was AKB48 subunit Not Yet with their single “Pera Pera Perao” and third went to Acid Black Cherry’sChou” their 4th single in four months. They have one more single to go in their consecutive month release project.

On the album charts Kanjani 8 took top honors with their 4th #1 album “FIGHT” and T.M.Revolution’s compilation album of theme songs contributed to the Sengoku Basara anime and game franchise, “UTAGE” was a nice second on the chart.

Complete charts follow after jump.


Singles for November 14th – 20th

Rank Group/Artist Single Title Released Sold
1 Sexy Zone Sexy Zone Nov 16th 172.,925
2 Not Yet Pera Pera Perao Nov 16th 171,827
3 Acid Black Cherry Chou Nov 16th 50,478
4 Hello!Project Mokekimasu Busu ni Naranai Tetsugaku Nov 16th 49,429
5 AAA Charge & Go/Lights Nov 16th 48,912
6 GLAY My Private Jealousy Nov 16th 48,221
7 INFINITE BTD Nov 16th 26,333
8 SKE48 Okidoki Nov 9th 25,691
9 GReeeN Love Letter Nov 16th 17,684


Albums for November 14th – 20th

Rank Group/Artist Album Title Released Sold
1 Kanjani 8 FIGHT Nov 16th 253,524
2 T.M.Revolution UTAGE Nov 16th 37,100
3 Kazuya Yoshii After the Apples Nov 16th 25,460
4 Nakajima Miyuki Kouya Yori Nov 16th 23,225
5 KinKi Kids K Album Nov 9th 14,518
6 YUI HOW CRAZY YOUR LOVE Nov 2nd 14,117
7 Yuki Sori & Pink Martini 1969 Oct 12th 10,544
8 Nickelback Here and Now Nov 16th 9,536
9 Secret Shy Boy Nov 9th 9,318
10 Che’Nelle Love Songs Nov 9th 8,544

Source: Oricon