On top of the singles charts is KANJANI8 with their 24th single Hibiki selling a strong 209,000 copies. Single Hibiki has tie-up as then theme song for TBS TV drama series Dr. DMAT staring member Tadayoshi Okura. In the #5 spot is ex-AKB48 idol Kasai Tomomi with her 3rd solo single Kietaikurani and first since graduating from AKB48.
A mostly quiet album charts are topped for the third week in a row by J Soul Brothers with double greatest hits album THE BEST / BLUE IMPACT selling another 22,000 copies. Just over 100 copies back in the #2 spot is Ging Nang Boyz with their first album in over 9 years Hikari no Naka ni Tatteitene. They also released live album Beach which lands in the #4 spot.
Read on for the complete top 10 singles and album charts.
Singles for January 13th – 19th 2014
|2||Sakanaction||Goodbye / Eureka||Jan 15th||22,195|
|3||Fear, and Loathing in Las Vegas||Rave-up Tonight||Jan 15th||19,409|
|4||Da-iCE||Shout It Out||Jan 15th||14,302|
|5||Kasai Tomomi||Kietaikurai||Jan 15th||11,910|
|6||HR||Evolution da||Jan 15th||11,028|
|8||Aoi Shota||Virginal||Jan 15th||10,366|
|9||Nogizaka46||Barrette||Nov 27th 2013||10,097|
|10||Hazuki Nagisa & Ryugasaki Rei||Anime Free! Character Song Duet 002||Jan 15th||9,059|
Albums for January 13th – 19th 2014
|1||J Soul Brothers||THE BEST BLUE IMPACT||Jan 1st 2014||22,569|
|2||Ging Nang Boyz||Hikari no Naka ni Tatteitene||Jan 15th||22,424|
|3||Dragon Ash||THE FACES||Jan 15th||21,598|
|4||Ging Nang Boyz||Beach||Jan 15th||16,023|
|5||Various Artists||Kanojo wa Uso wo Aishisugiteru – Music Box – (movie soundtrack)||Dec 18th 2013||9,626|
|6||Tohoshinki||Tense [Korean Import]||Jan 10th||7,719|
|7||Kobukuro||One Song From Two Hearts||Dec 18th 2013||6,180|
|8||B1A4||Who Am I [Korean Import]||Jan 17th||6,069|
|9||One Direction||Midnight Memories||Nov 27th 2013||5,429|
|10||Takajin Yashiki||Golden ☆ Best||Dec 17th 2008||4,894|
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