Topping the singles charts is idol group NMB48 with their 6th single “Kitagawa Kenji” – the AKB48 sister group’s 5th #1 single – selling 317,000 copies. Second spot goes to new 5-member EXILE unit The SECOND and their debut single “THINK ‘BOUT IT” with theme song tie-in to film Aku no Kyoten.

Making it into the 8th spot are the voice actresses of Sphere with their 11th single “Pride on Everyday” featured as ending theme for the 3rd season of anime Bakuman. Just out of the top 10 in the 12th spot is GRANRODEO with single “DARK SHAME” OP theme song tie-in to anime CODE:BREAKER and in the 13th spot is Eri Kitamura with her 5th new-solo single “Destiny”. A bit further back in the 20th spot is Nagi Yanagi with single “Laterality” featured as ending theme for second season of anime Jormungand.

On the album charts a double release of greatest hits from R&B singer JUJU taking the top two spots – BEST STORY ~Life~ and BEST STORY ~Love~. Last weeks #1 Arashi and their 11th album “Popcorn” dropped to the 3rd spot and in the 4th spot is pop queen Ayumi Hamasaki with “LOVE” – the first of 5-consecutive month mini-album releases to celebrate her 15th anniversary.

The complete top 10 single and album charts follow.



Singles for November 5th – 11th

Rank   Group/Artist Single Title Released Sold
1 NMB48 Kitagawa Kenji Nov 7th 317,051
2 The SECOND from EXILE THINK ‘BOUT IT! Nov 7th 106,161
3 AKB48 UZA  Oct 31st 45,177
4 flumpool Answer Nov 7th 34,699
5 Golden Bomber Ixion DT Let’s Go ED Nov 7th 23,047
6 Kana Nishino Always Nov 7th 21,362
7 Halloween Junky Orchestra Halloween Party Oct 17th 11,530
8 Sphere Pride on Everyday Nov 7th 10,721
9 Sonar Pocket Kimi Kinenbi ~ Umarete Kitekurete Arigato ~ Nov 7th 9,869
10 Dream5 Shekimeki! Nov 7th 9,588


Albums for November 5th – 11th

Rank   Group/Artist Album Title Released Sold
1 JUJU BEST STORY ~LIFE~ Nov 7th 104,869
2 JUJU BEST STORY ~LOVE~ Nov 7th 97,567
3 Arashi Popcorn Oct 31st 77,636
4 Ayumi Hamasaki LOVE Nov 8th 64,841
5 BENI Covers:2 Nov 7th 50,462
6 Aerosmith Music from Another Dimension! Nov 7th 33,556
7 YUKI BETWEEN THE TEN Nov 7th 20,422
8 The Gospellers STEP FOR FIVE Nov 7th 18,548
9 Various Artists The Idolm@ster Anim@tion Master Special 05 Nov 7th 16,331
10 Ms. OOJA WOMAN -Love Song Covers- Nov 7th 11,343


Source: Oricon