(Hanteo Chart Official) [Breaking] BTS's 'MAP OF THE SOUL : 7' Achieves 'Triple Million' Initial Chodong Record! "That's 'KingTan' Boys! Within 66 Hours + for the First Time in K-Pop History!"
2020-02-24 11:30 (KST)
2020-02-24 20:00 (KST)
Group BTS has achieved 'Triple Million' in Initial Chodong (first week of release) sales with 'MAP OF THE SOUL : 7' for the first time in K-Pop history.
According to the data from Hanteo Chart, the world's one-and-only real-time music chart, the 'MAP OF THE SOUL : 7' album has recorded the album sales of 3,008,941 at around 11:20AM on 24th KST, 66 hours since the release, surpassing the 3 million copies in sales. This is the first time for an album to exceed 3 million copies in K-Pop history.
Starting at 6 PM on the 21st, the release of BTS's 4th Studio album 'MAP OF THE SOUL : 7,' Hanteo Chart has been counting the album sales in real-time and announcing them. '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 at 7:10 PM, the album surpassed the cumulative sales of 1 million and recorded the total album sales of 1,036,556 copies, and at 7:45 PM, an hour and 45 minutes after the release, surpassed 2 million copies with the cumulative sales of 2,137,292 copies. The total cumulative sales amount on the 21st, the first day of release, is 2,653,050 copies.
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, and BTS is continuing to break this record. Moreover, there are 6 days remaining in BTS's Initial Chodong period including today, so many are paying attention to the record that they would create during this period.
As fans 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.
'MAP OF THE SOUL : 7' is the album that looks back at 7 years of BTS who gathered as seven members and a single team. It contains BTS's candid stories of accepting all 'the selves they want to show' to the world, the shadow they have been hiding inside them, and 'the selves that they want to ignore' and finding 'complete selves.' The world-class singer Sia featured in the album, which is also adding to the attention that the album is garnering.
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