Oricon single and album charts December 24th - 30th, V6 and J Soul Brothers Top
(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
|1||V6||ROCK YOUR SOUL||Dec 26th||55,155|
|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
|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|
|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|