On top the singles charts this week is boy group Kis-My-Ft2 with their 6th single “My Resistance – Tashikana mono / Unmei Girl”. Title song “My Resistance – Tashikana mono” has tie-up as theme for TV series “Nobunaga no Chef” that stars member Tamamori Yuta. The single sold over 316,000 copies and continues the group’s prefect streak of #1 singles.

In the #4 spot is Korean group U-KISS with their 6th Japanese single “ALONE” selling over 27,000 copies.

Topping the album charts is Korean group 2PM with album “LEGEND of 2PM” with over 50,000 copies sold. Dropping into the #2 spot is last weeks #1 Ayumi Hamasaki with her 14th album “LOVE again”.

Out of the top 10 in the #15 spot is Mami Kawada with her compilation album “BEST -BIRTH-”.

The complete top-10 single and album charts follow.

Singles for February 11th – 17th


Rank   Group/Artist Single Title Released Sold
1 Kis-My-Ft2 My Resistance – Tashikana mono / Unmei Girl Feb 13th 316,313
2 Kiyoshi Hikawa Shigure nominato Feb 13th 45,751
3 IDOLING!!! Sakura Thank You Feb 13th 37,456
4 U-KISS ALONE Feb 13th 27,596
5 SKE48 Choko no dorei Jan 30th 19,580
6 PASSPO Sakura Komachi Feb 13th 15,531
7 Yuki Kashiwagi Shortcake Feb 6th 11,772
8 KAT-TUN EXPOSE Feb 6th 10,998
9 YGA Kimi to deaete yokatta! Feb 13th 10,827
10 earthmind ENERGY Feb 13th 9,131


Albums for February 11th – 17th


Rank   Group/Artist Album Title Released Sold
1 2PM LEGEND of 2PM Feb 13th 50,838
2 Ayumi Hamasaki LOVE again Feb 8th 15,564
3 DEEP DEEP BEST Feb 13th 14,616
4 One Direction Take me Home Nov 14th 2012 14,388
5 Sonar pocket Sonarpokeizumu 4 Feb 6th 12,502
6 Base Ball Bear Band B no Best Feb 13th 11,375
7 Bruno Mars Unorthodox Jukebox Dec 12th 2012 9,411
8 Mika Nakashima REAL Jan 30th 8,092
9 Various Artists 2013 Grammy Nominees Jan 30th 8,071
10 Mongol800 800BEST Jan 23rd 7,804


Source: Oricon