KANJANI8 tops the Oricon weekly singles charts with 31st single Gamushara Koshinkyoku (がむしゃら行進曲) selling over 201,000 copies. The single has tie-up as the theme song for NTV drama Jigoku Sensei Nu~be~ staring member Maruyama Ryuhei and the 3rd and final of their 10th anniversary releases.

Anime tied releases are led by Haruka Tomatsu’s 14th single courage featured as the second opening theme for anime Sword Art Online season 2 (SAO II).

Album charts are topped by EXILE ATSUSHI solo album Love Ballade and rock band SCANDAL lands in #3 with their 6th album HELLO WORLD.

Read on for the complete top 10 singles and albums charts.

Singles for December 1st – 7th 2014


Rank   Group/Artist Single Title Released Sold
1 KANJANI8 Gamushara Koshinkyoku Dec 3rd 201,022
2 DISH// Hengao de Baibai!! Dec 3rd 31,546
3 AKB48  Kiboteki Refrain  Nov 26th 26,394
4 Haruka Tomatsu courage Dec 3rd 23,794
5 Negicco Hikari no Spur  Dec 2nd 20,092
6 Miura Daichi Fureau Dake de ~ Always with you~ / IT’S THE RIGHT TIME Dec 3rd 16,671
7 DEEP Last Goodbye Dec 3rd 16,063
8 Mitsura Matsuoka EARNEST DRIVE SURPRISE-DRIVE Dec 3rd 14,822
9 Rev. from DVL REAL / Koiro Passion Love Dec 3rd 14,630
10 Silent Siren Koi Yuki Dec 3rd 13,670


Albums for December 1st – 7th 2014


Rank   Group/Artist Album Title Released Sold
1 EXILE ATSUSHI Love Ballade Dec 3rd 81,146
2 Eiichi Ohtaki Best Always Dec 3rd 37,325
3 SCANDAL HELLO WORLD Dec 3rd 35,699
4 JUJU Request II Dec 3rd 34,397
5 Tackey & Tsubasa Two Tops Treasure Dec 3rd 23,984
6 Sukima Switch Sukima Switch Dec 3rd 22,413
7 Chotokkyu RING Dec 3rd 18,986
8 Kana Nishino with LOVE Nov 12th 15,266
9 CreepHyp Hitotsu ni narenainara, semete futatsu dakede iyo Dec 3rd 14,062
10 BIGBANG BEST OF BIGBANG 2006-2014 Nov 26th 13,059


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Source: Oricon