On top the singles charts this week is Yamashita Tomohisa (Yamapi) with single “SUMMER NUDE ‘13” featured as theme for TV series of the same name which he also stars in. In the #3 spot is singer/voice actress Nana Mizuki with her 29th single “Vitalization” with title track featured as the theme song for anime Symphogear G. Korean band CNBLUE climbs into #4 spot with their 6th Japanese single “Lady“.

The album charts are topped by rock band MAXIMUM THE HORMONE with their 6th album “Yoshu Fukushu” selling over 157,000 copies. In the second spot is rock band The Yellow Monkey (1993-2004) with a fan selected greatest hits album “Iemon” that celebrates their 20th anniversary nearly 10 years since they broke-up..

The complete top 10 singles and album charts follow.

Singles for July 29th – August 4th


Rank   Group/Artist Single Title Released Sold
1 Yamashita Tomohisa  SUMMER NUDE ‘13 July 31st 98,580
2 Haruko Amano (Kyoko Koizumi) Shiosai no Memory (Amachan) July 31st 77,757
3 Nana Mizuki Vitalization July 31st 61,648
4 CNBLUE Lady July 31st 42,169
5 D-LITE (BIGBANG) I LOVE YOU July 31st 30,570
6 Koda Kumi Summer Trip  July 31st 19,003
7 SKE48 Utsukushi Inazuma July 17th 18,728
8 DAIGO Itsumo dakishimete / Mugen REBIRTH July 31st 18,215
9 NEU APOLLON / starting over July 31st 16,816
10 the HIATUS Horse Riding EP July 31st 15,907


Albums for July 29th – August 4th


Rank   Group/Artist Album Title Released Sold
1 MAXIMUM THE HORMONE Yoshu Fukushu July 31st 157,057
2 The YELLOW MONKEY Iemon – FAN’s BEST SELECTION July 31st 42,494
3 Ikimonogakari I July 24th 38,351
4 Backstreet Boys In a World Like This July 24th 20,593
5 Takamiy Raijin July 31st 15,327
6 Namie Amuro FEEL July 10th 15,275
7 BENI Red July 31st 10,124
8 Masashi Sada Appare ~ All Time Best ~ June 26th 9,300
9 SUPER JUNIOR Hero July 24th 8,861
10 Various artists The IDOLM@STER LIVE #4 July 31st 8,373


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Source: Oricon