Topping the single charts is Fukuyama Masaharu  with “Ikiteru Ikiteku” – his 14th #1 single selling nearly 120,000 copies and he is still the #1 all time selling male solo artist in Japan. In the #2 spot is UVERworld and “7th Trigger” (release details) selling over 52,000 copies. The top two singles from last week Kis-My-Ft2 with “SHE! HER! HER!” and KARA with “Speed Up / Girls Power” land in the 3rd and 4th spots respectively.

On the album charts its Kis-My-Ft2 first album release “Kis-My-1st” selling a strong 253,000 (release details). Its a great follow up to their 3rd single that charted #1 last week and 3rd this week – these kids are hot. Number two spot goes to duo Porno Graffitti and “PANORAMA PORNO” selling over 56,000 (release details). In third is popular Korean group BIGBANG with their Japanese release of “ALIVE” selling over 52,987 (release details). Their sister group 2NE1 also released album “COLLECTION” and landing in the #5 spot with over 22,000 sold (release details).

The complete top 10 single and album charts follow,


Singles for March 26th – April 1st

Rank   Group/Artist Single Title Released Sold
1 Fukuyama Masaharu Ikiteru Ikiteku Mar 28th 119,833
2 UVERworld 7th Trigger Mar 28th 52,407
3 Kis-My-Ft2 SHE! HER! HER! Mar 21st 23,048
4 KARA Speed Up/Girls Power Mar 21st 17,326
5 Taikoku Danji Jumping Mar 28th 16,975
6 Afilia Saga East Mirai ga watashi wo matteiru Mar 28th 12,920
7 Ayahi Takagaki Symphogear Character song #4 Mar 28th 10,068
8 Naoto Inti Raymi Aishiteta Mar 28th 9,549
9 Little Blue boX Brave Hero/Fighting Pose Mar 28th 9,384
7 Arashi Wild at Heart Mar 7th 9,217


Albums for March 26th – April 1st

Rank   Group/Artist Album Title Released Sold
1 Kis-My-Ft2 Kis-My-1st Mar 28th 253,807
2 Porno Graffitti PANORAMA PORNO Mar 28th 56,945
3 BIGBANG ALIVE Mar 28th 52,987
4 Madonna MDNA Mar 26th 31,426
5 2NE1 COLLECTION Mar 28th 22,224
6 Ayumi Hamasaki Party Queen Mar 21st 18,101
7 Acid Black Cherry 2012 Mar 21st 17,869
8 Various Artists DJ KAORI’s JMIX V Mar 28th 15,867
9 Madonna Studio Albums 1983-2008 Mar 27th 13,091
10 RAINBOW Over The Rainbow Mar 28th 13,009

Source: Oricon