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Selling over 260,000 copies on the first day, HYBE’s rookie girl group NewJeans set a new record

NewJeans is well-received by netizens all around the world

According to Hanteo Chart on the 9th, 262,815 copies of New Jeans‘ debut album “New Jeans” were sold on the 8th, the day of its release. This is the highest sales volume on the first day of release among the idol group’s debut albums released since September 2019. In addition, NewJeans set a new sales record on the first day of the release of all girl groups’ debut albums, and NewJeans is the first girl group to sell more than 200,000 copies of the first album on the first day. With such overwhelming album sales, NewJeans topped the daily chart of Hanteo’s albums on the 8th.

New Jeans’ presence stands out in music charts and broadcasters. ‘Attention’ and ‘Hype Boy’ maintained the 1st and 2nd place for 7 days in a row on Spotify’s Korean ‘Daily Top Songs’ chart. “Attention” entered the Melon Daily Chart at No. 9 on the 5th, setting a new record of entering the “Top 10” for the shortest time among girl group’s debut songs released over the past three years, and settled in the top 5 on the Melon Daily Chart on the 7th.

NewJeans’ stage videos uploaded to Naver TV channels of Mnet’s ‘M Countdown’, KBS2TV’s ‘Music Bank’, and SBS’ ‘Inkigayo’ boast the highest number of views among the cast of the day. In particular, the ‘Hype Boy’ stage video shown in ‘M Countdown’ has reached about 110,000 views as of 10 am today (9th), and the number of views of the ‘Attention’ stage video is close to 80,000.

Source: daum

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