Bts Is Certified Platinum By The Recording Industry Association Of Japan

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BTS is certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of Japan
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BTS is certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of Japan

BTS' Japanese single "Blood, Sweat, and Tears" topped the Oricon chart and it has been certified "Platinum"!

According to theRIAJ, orRecording Industry Association of Japan, an album needs to sell over 250,000 copies to be certified "Platinum" and below that is the "Gold" certification, meaning that an album needs to sell over 100,000 copies. The RIAJ website was recently updated showing that "Blood, Sweat, and Tears" was certified Platinum!

It's rare for a Kpop artist to achieve Platinum in Japan and when they do, it can take many months to achieve it. However, for BTS, they achieved it in just a few weeks! It appears their popularity is rapidly rising in Japan as well.

TWICEs Japanese Debut Album Becomes Certified Platinum
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TWICEs Japanese Debut Album Becomes Certified Platinum

TWICEs first Japanese album has been certified platinum!

The Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ) announced on August 10 that the girl groups Japanese debut best album #TWICE has sold over 250,000 copies, earning it platinum certification.

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TWICE has accomplished several impressive achievements since their Japanese debut on June 28, topping the iTunes Albums Chart in Japan and taking the first five spots simultaneously on Line Musics chart with songs from the album. Recently, the album rose back up to first on the Oricon Daily Album Chart over a month after its release.

TWICE's debut album in Japan goes platinum
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TWICE's debut album in Japan goes platinum

TWICE's Japanese debut album has officially gone platinumby reaching over 250,000 sales!

On August 10, THERecording Industry Association of Japan stated that TWICE's debut album '#TWICE' has sold over 250,000 copies and therefore, has been certified as a platinumrecord. This is just shortly after the girl group surpassed the 100,000 mark which is considered as a Gold.

With their album continuously rising and showing no signs of slowing down even after over a month since its release,TWICE continues to garner more attention and popularityin Japan.

Music Industry Insiders Share Their Picks For Produce 101 Season 2 Final 11 Trainees
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Music Industry Insiders Share Their Picks For Produce 101 Season 2 Final 11 Trainees

As Produce 101 Season 2 draws to a close, with its finale airing live on June 16, many people are speculating who will make it into the final Top 11.

Unlike last season, the rankings for Produce 101 Season 2 have been surprisingly unpredictable week to week, heightening the drama on the show. Recently Ilgan Sports surveyed several music industry insiders to see if they could come to a conclusion together on who would make it to the Top 11. Although the insiders easily came to a consensus for many members, there were several members which required more debate.

Bolppalgan4 and 20 Years of Age achieve a certified all-kill with
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Bolppalgan4 and 20 Years of Age achieve a certified all-kill with "We Loved"

Bolppalgan4 and 20 Years of Age achieved a certified all-kill on the Instiz chart with ''We Loved''!

On June 14, the duo and the indie artist unveiled their acoustic collaboration track. Shortly after the release, the song topped real-time charts on multiple music sites, eventually achieving an all-kill. Now, the song is number 1 on all the real-time charts and all the daily charts, achieving a certified all-kill. If the song places #1 on the Instiz weekly chart along with the rest of the charts, it will achieve a Perfect All-kill.