Sexy Zone tops the charts with single Kimi ni HITOMEBORE selling over 336,000 copies. The title song is featured as the theme song for TV series Kurofuku Monogatari starring member Nakajima Kento and Kashiwagi Yuki (AKB48). Landing in #2 is Mr. Children with single Ashioto – Be Strong featured as the theme song for the TV drama series Nobunaga Concerto.

Anime tied releases are lead by EGOIST with single Fallen in #9 (ED PSYCHO-PASS 2) and Kalafina in #10 with single believe (ED Fate/stay night – Unlimited Blade Works –).

Album charts are topped by British vocal group One Direction with album FOUR selling over 67,000 copies. Last week’s #1 slips to #2 – Kana Nishino with her 5th original album with LOVE.

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

Singles for November 17th – 23rd 2014


Rank   Group/Artist Single Title Released Sold
1 Sexy Zone Kimi ni HITOMEBORE Nov 19th 336,101
2 Mr. Children Ashioto – Be Strong Nov 19th 114,667
4 C-ute I miss you / THE FUTURE Nov 19th 60,120
5 BTS Danger – Japanese ver. – Nov 19th 49,124
6 INFINITE F Koi no Sign Nov 19th 31,287
7 happiness Seek A Light Nov 19th 26,308
8 Kiryu Amaterasu Nov 19th 19,176
9 EGOIST Fallen Nov 19th 17,764
10 Kalafina believe Nov 19th 17,372
13 Leo Ieiri Silly Nov 19th 14,793
14 SCANDAL Image Nov 19th 12,245


Albums for November 17th – 23rd 2014


Rank   Group/Artist Album Title Released Sold
1 One Direction FOUR Nov 19th 67,579
2 Kana Nishino with LOVE Nov 12th 37,438
3 Hikawa Kiyoshi Hikawa Kiyoshi Enka Meikyoku Collection 20 -Choito Kimagure Wataridori- Nov 19th 22,198
4 Kazuya Yoshii Yoshii Funk Jr.- Korega Genten!! Nov 19th 15,248
5 Arashi THE DIGITALIAN  Oct 22nd 12,397
6 Taylor Swift 1989 Oct 29th 12,207
7 Pink Floyd Forever (TOWA) Nov 19th 11,606
9 ACIDMAN 有と無 (Yu to mu, Yes and no) Nov 19th 9,395
10 Chris Hart Christmas Hearts Nov 12th 9,082


Previous Oricon Charts

Source: Oricon