Topping the singles charts this week is popular vocal group KANJANI8 with their 22nd single “Namida no Kotae” selling over 248,000 copies. Their 19th #1 single has tie-in as the theme song for movie “100 Kai Naku Koto” (To Cry a 100 Times) that stars member Tadayoshi Okura. In the #2 spot is popular Korean group Tohoshinki (TVXQ) with new Japanese single “OCEAN” selling over 140,000 copies.
Over on the album charts its a pair of best albums from group B’z “The Best XXV 1988-1998” and “The Best XXV 1999-2012” on top with both selling over 377,000 copies. In the #3 spot is Korean band FTISLAND with their 3rd Japanese album “RATED-FT”.
The complete top 10 single and album charts follow.
Singles for June 10th – 16th
|1||KANJANI8||Namida no Kotae||June 12th||248,754|
|3||SUPER*GiRLS||Tropical High Five||June 12th||75,937|
|4||Tomomi Itano||1%||June 12th||44,630|
|5||Ichinose Tokiya (cv:Mamoru Miyano)||Character song: Uta no Prince-sama 2000%||June 12th||34,884|
|7||D*DATE||Glory Days||June 12th||23,702|
|8||Dorothy Little Happy||colorful life||June 12th||17,343|
|9||supercell||Hakushu kassai utaawase||June 12th||15,877|
|10||Arashi||Endless Game||May 29th||13,202|
Albums for June 10th – 16th
|1||B’z||The Best XXV 1988-1998||June 12th||385,760|
|2||B’z||The Best XXV 1999-2012||June 12th||377,290|
|4||Takahashi Mariko||Takahashi ‘40||June 5th||12,236|
|5||Chris Hart||Heart Song||June 5th||10,198|
|6||Funky Monkey Babys||Funky Monkey Babys LAST BEST||March 27th||10.040|
|7||Eikichi Yazawa||All Time Best Album||May 15th||9,245|
|8||Momoiro Clover Z||Iriguchi no Nai Deguchi||June 5th||8,465|
|9||TOMMY february6||“TOMMY CANDY SHOP ♥ SUGAR ♥ ME”||June 12th||7,121|
|10||Jin (Shizen no Teki P)||Mekaku City Records||May 29th||7,052|