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Miss A and EXO recently made their comeback. Their comeback songs all placed quite high on the music charts in Korea.
The girl group Miss A made their comeback with a new song “Only You” on March 30. Miss A achieved an all-kill on Korean music websites including Olleh, Melon, Genie, Mnet, and Naver. This follows the lead of their hit debut song “Bad Girl, Good Girl.” Members of Miss A made their comebacks with more mature image, and this has attracted more fans. This spring was the most competitive season, and Miss A’s all-kill proved their popularity. Miss A has an image of being a frank and confident girl group.
On Music Record sales, EXO dominates the chart. In this April, EXO made their comeback with their 2nd album “EXODUS” with 10 members: BAEKHYUN, TAO, D.O., CHEN, SUHO, SEHUN, SIUMIN, KAI, RAY, and CHANYEOL.) EXO is the only group that placed their name on a million seller which debuted after the year 2000. Their comeback album “EXODUS” proved EXO’s music record selling powers.
EXO also made their debut on March 30 with “EXODUS” in Korean and Chinese. EXO’s new album tracks top the overseas music charts. Also, EXO’s “EXODUS” placed top 5 on the largest music market, USA Main Album Chart. Even in record sales, EXO dominated the charts.
According to Gaon Music, over 440K of EXODUS album have sold out offline in only 2 days after its release. This is an amazing sales record for offline sales. The numeber of pre-orders for the album”EXODUS” was 500K. EXO had a record of a million sales with their first album “XOXO(Kiss&Hug.)”
Korea.com’s Emily You (firstname.lastname@example.org) contributed to this report from Seoul.