The singles charts are topped this week by Kis-My-Ft2 with single “Ki Su U Ma I ~ KISS YOUR MIND ~ / S.O.S. (Smile On Smile)” with over 214,000 copies sold. It’s the boy group’s 7th single and 7th #1.
Landing in the next four spots are Korean groups – #2 is KARA with “Bye Bye Happy Days!”, #3 is Choshinsei with “Da Ki Shi Me Ta I”, #4 is BOYFRIEND with “Hitomi no Melody”, and #5 goes to FTISLAND with “You Are My Life”
Topping the album charts is Kis-My-Ft2 with their second album “Good Ikuze!” selling over 222,000 copies. In the #2 spot is Funky Monkey Babys with their best hits album “LAST BEST” with over 168,000 sold. Sliding into the #6 spot is singer/voice actress/songwriter Maaya Sakamoto with album “Singer Songwriter” featuring songs she wrote and produced in collaboration with Shin Kono and Zentaro Watanbe.
*Kis-My-Ft2’s special DVD release also topped the DVD charts making a sweep of the major weekly Oricon charts. It’s the 3rd time the feat has been accomplished by a single group/artist – Ayumi Hamasaki (Oct 2000), KAT-TUN (April 2006).
The complete top 10 single and album charts follow.
Singles for March 25th – March 31st
|1||Kis-My-Ft2||Ki Su U Ma I ~ KISS YOUR MIND ~ / S.O.S. (Smile On Smile)||March 27th||214,422|
|2||KARA||Bye Bye Happy Days!||March 27th||65,588|
|3||Choshinsei||Da Ki Shi Me Ta I||March 27th||47,352|
|4||BOYFRIEND||Hitomi no Melody||March 27th||34,010|
|5||FTISLAND||You Are My Life||March 27th||29,363|
|6||RADWIMPS||High Dreamers||March 27th||25,530|
|7||Kuroko & Aomine||Character Duet Series #4 – Kuroko’s Basketball||March 27th||14,093|
|8||M Three||Yumemiru Dancing Doll||March 27th||13,288|
|9||Nogizaka46||Kimi no na wa kibo||March 13th||12,944|
|10||Arashi||Calling | Breathless||March 6th||12,032|
Albums for March 25th – March 31st
|1||Kis-My-Ft2||Good Ikuze!||March 27th||222,155|
|2||Funky Monkey Babys||Funky Monkey Babys LAST BEST||March 27th||168,862|
|3||MYNAME||WE ARE MYNAME||March 27th||27,813|
|4||BOΦWY||THE BEST “STORY”||March 21st||26,570|
|5||NMB48||Teppen Tottande!||Feb 27th||20,135|
|6||Maaya Sakamoto||Singer Songwriter||March 27th||18,259|
|8||96 Neko||Iris||March 27th||13,753|
|9||The Stokes||Kamudaun Machine||March 27th||12,434|
|10||KEMU VOXX||Pandora VOXX complete||March 27th||11,621|