(Oricon delayed charts until Jan 7th due to New Years)

Toping the single charts is longtime boy group V6 with their 41st single “ROCK YOUR SOUL” their 25th #1. The single has tie-ups with their TV variety program “Gacha Gacha V6” and game “Shin Hokutomuso”. Landing in the #2 spot is UVERworld with single “REVERSI” which is featured as the theme song for anime movie Blue Exorcist.

Idol group Momoiro Clover Z gets two singles on the charts – in the #5 spot is a venue only release at their Saitama Super Arena Christmas Dec. 24th & 25th events “Bokura no senchuri” and in #10 is previously released “Saraba, Itoshiki Kanashimitachi yo” (Nov 21st).

On the album charts is the third album release from Sandaime J Soul Brothers – “MIRACLE” – the group’s first #1 selling album.

The complete top 10 single and album charts follow.

Singles for December 24th – 30th


Rank   Group/Artist Single Title Released Sold
1 V6 ROCK YOUR SOUL Dec 26th 55,155
2 UVERworld REVERSI Dec 26th 40,608
3 Tomomi Kasai Masaka Dec 26th 32,582
4 NMB48  Kenji Kitagawa Nov 7th 30,683
5 Momoiro Clover Z Special venue single – Saitama Super Arena “Bokura no senchuri” Dec 24th 21,509
6 Nogizaka46 Seifuku no Mannequin Dec 19th 20,549
7 Koda Kumi Koishikute  Dec 26th 18,540
8 AKB48 Eien Pressure Dec 5th 14,547
9 Erena Ono Say!! Ippai Dec 26th 6,017
10 Momoiro Clover Z Saraba, Itoshiki Kanashimitachi yo Nov 21st 5,496


Albums for December 24th – 30th


Rank   Group/Artist Album Title Released Sold
1 J Soul Brothers MIRACLE Jan 1st 2013 137,818
2 FUNKY MONKEY BABYS Funky Monkey Babys 5 Dec 26th 82,655
3 Exile Best Hits Love side/Soul side Dec 5th 46,950
4 Ikimonogakari Balladon Dec 19th 43,959
5 Yumi Matsutoya 40 Shunen Kinen Best Album Nov 21st 27,656
6 Mr. Children [(an imitation) blood orange] Nov 28th 25,810
7 Len & Camus (Tomoaki Maeno, Junichi Suwabe) Baby My strawberry! Uta no Prince-sama Dec 26th 15,920
8 YUI Green Garden Pop Dec 5th 14,981
9 YUI Orange Garden Pop Dec 5th 14,619
10 Various Artists DJ KAORI’S Party Mix IV Dec 19th 13,878


Source: Oricon