V6 tops the singles charts with 44th single Sky’s The Limited selling over 95,000 copies. This their first #1 since 2012 but none of their singles have be less than #3 since their debut in 1995. Acid Black Cherry’s 19th single INCUBUS climbs into #2. Korean unit GOT7 debuts in Japan with single Around the World landing at #3.

Anime tie-up release -  voice actor and singer Maaya Uchida’s 2nd single Gimme! Revolution with tie-up as OP for anime Gonna Be the Twin-Tail!! lands at #12.

Arashi tops the album charts and affirms their top boy band status with album THE DIGITALIAN selling a huge 660,000 copies. Arashi should again get the top selling album for the year (2014) with this release.

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

Singles for October 20th – 26th 2014


Rank   Group/Artist Single Title Released Sold
1 V6 Sky’s The Limit Oct 22nd 95,467
2 Acid Black Cherry INCUBUS Oct 22nd 65,002
3 GOT7 AROUND THE WORLD Oct 22nd 36,489
4 Apink N0NoNo Oct 22nd 32,720
5 EXILE SHOKICHI The One Oct 22nd 29,073
6 Nogizaka46 Nandome no Aozora ka?  Oct 8th 18,529
7 KANJANI8 Ittajanaika / CloveR Oct 15th 17,169
8 DOG in The Parallel World Orchestra TOKYO Electric Parade Oct 22nd 15,863
9 SEKAI NO OWARI Dragon Night Oct 15th 15,322
10 J Soul Brothers C.O.S.M.O.S. Oct 15th 11,309
12 Maaya Uchida Gimme! Revolution Oct 22nd 10,560


Albums for October 20th – 26th 2014


Rank   Group/Artist Album Title Released Sold
1 Arashi THE DIGITALIAN Oct 22ne 660,204
2 VA THE BEST OF DETECTIVE CONAN 5 ~ Theme song collection Oct 22nd 11,860
3 U2 Songs of Innocence Oct 22nd 10,622
4 Straightener Behind The Scene Oct 22nd 9,562
5 the pillows Moondust Oct 22nd 8,821
6 Slipknot 5 : The Gray Chapter Oct 15th 8,571
7 Good Morning America in Tokyo City Oct 22nd 6,019
8 Ariana Grande My Everything Aug 27th 5,007
8 BUCK-TICK TOUR2014 or Anarchy Oct 22nd 4,880
10 SPICY CHOCOLATE Shibuya Jun Ai Monogatari Oct 22nd 4,841


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Source: Oricon