(Hanteo Chart Official) [Breaking] BTS's 'MAP OF THE SOUL : 7' Reaches 2.13M Sales Within 2 Hours of Release, Breaking the Group's Previous Record and Setting a New Record!
2020-02-21 19:53 (KST)
2020-02-21 20:02 (KST)
Group BTS has set the album sales record of 2 million copies within 2 hours of the release of the group's new album, 'MAP OF THE SOUL : 7.'
Hanteo Chart, the world's one-and-only real-time music chart, officially counted and announced that as of the 21st at 7:45 PM KST, BTS's 4th Studio Album, 'MAP OF THE SOUL : 7,' has recorded the cumulative album sales amount of 2,137,292 copies, surpassing 2 million. The new history of K-Pop has begun.
Hanteo Chart officially announced that 'MAP OF THE SOUL : 7' has recorded the album sales amount of 350,005 copies within 8 minutes of release. After an hour of its release, the album surpassed the cumulative sales of 1 million and recorded the total album sales of 1,036,556 copies, making BTS the first artist to achieve the album sales of 1 million copies within the shortest time period.
However, after 35 minutes of this record being announced, BTS's 'MAP OF THE SOUL : 7' reached the total album sales of 2 million copies, and Hanteo Chart officially announced that BTS became the first artist to record the double-million sales amount within 2 hours of release.
Released on April 12th of last year, BTS's 'MAP OF THE SOUL : PERSONA' album recorded the Initial Chodong sales of 2,130,480 copies, writing the new record in K-Pop Initial Chodong (first week of release) sales. However, this record is broken once again as of today. BTS has broken the group's own record and started to write the new history of K-Pop.
To fit the fans' needs as they are paying tremendous interest in BTS's 'MAP OF THE SOUL : 7' album sales, Hanteo Chart revealed that they are counting and announcing the album sales data such as Initial Chodong sales and chart information through the 'Whosfan' mobile app(www.whosfan.io) so that global fans can easily check the data.
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