Samuel Kim Takes First On Worldwide Itunes Charts With Solo Debut Album

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Samuel Kim Takes First On Worldwide iTunes Charts With Solo Debut Album
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Samuel Kim Takes First On Worldwide iTunes Charts With Solo Debut Album

Samuel Kim is already proving his global popularity with his solo debut album!

Shortly after the release of his first mini album Sixteen on August 2, it rose to first place of iTunes worldwide album charts in Indonesia, Philippines, and Vietnam. It also placed in the top 10 in other countries such as Thailand, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Singapore.

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In addition, he recorded high physical album sales, topping Koreas Hanteo Chart on August 3.

Wanna One Excels On Many iTunes Charts Worldwide With Debut Album
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Wanna One Excels On Many iTunes Charts Worldwide With Debut Album

Wanna One is not only experiencing immense popularity domestically, but worldwide as well!

The project boy group debuted on August 7 with their first mini album 1X1=1 (TO BE ONE), and its fan-voted title track Energetic.

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Immediately after its release, the group swept domestic online music charts with Energetic, taking first place on six real-time charts. The music video for the track also set a record for most views in the first 24 hours (for a debut).

G-Dragon Reigns Over Worldwide iTunes Charts With New Album
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G-Dragon Reigns Over Worldwide iTunes Charts With New Album

BIGBANGs G-Dragon has taken over worldwide iTunes album charts with his latest solo release.

After sweeping major domestic realtime charts with his new solo track Untitled, 2014 only an hour after its release, G-Dragon is now also showing truly impressive success internationally as well.

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As of June 9 at 2:40 a.m. KST, G-Dragons new album Kwon Ji Yong took the No. 1 spot on iTunes album charts in 37 countries, including the United States, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Brazil, Brunei, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macau, Malaysia, Mexico, Norway, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam.

G-Dragon is the first K-Pop male solo artist to reach #1 on iTunes Worldwide Album Chart!
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G-Dragon is the first K-Pop male solo artist to reach #1 on iTunes Worldwide Album Chart!

G-Dragon has reached #1 on iTunes Worldwide Album Chart with his new solo album 'Kwon Ji Yong'!

This makes the Big Bang member the first K-Pop male solo artist to top the World Album Chart. G-Dragon also made new records by becoming the Korean artist with the most #1s on iTunes album chart. 

SEE ALSO: G-Dragon becomes the Korean artist with the most #1s on iTunes album chart with 'Kwon Ji Yong'!

Congratulations, G-Dragon!

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Samuel Kim Announces Solo Debut Date And Reveals Track List For Mini Album Sixteen
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Samuel Kim Announces Solo Debut Date And Reveals Track List For Mini Album Sixteen

After giving fans a sneak preview of his first solo mini album, Samuel Kim has now announced when he’ll be making his debut!

On July 10, Brave Entertainment shared an album cover for Samuel Kims first solo release and announced that his mini album will be titled Sixteen. It is due out on August 2 at 4 p.m. KST (which is fitting as it is 16:00!).

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According to the newly released track list for the mini album, there will be six songs on this release in total, including the title track “Sixteen,” which will feature rapper Changmo.