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SEVENTEEN Dominates Sales, Viewing Records On Domestic, International Charts
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SEVENTEEN Dominates Sales, Viewing Records On Domestic, International Charts

SEVENTEEN is making a killing in domestic and international charts with their latest comeback "Al1" as it breaks its own sales records and enters the charts of multiple countries worldwide. The K-pop group is making waves in the Hanteo sales charts and is also receiving positive reviews for their title track "Don't Wanna Cry."

According to a report by Soompi, SEVENTEEN broke its own sales performance in the Hanteo sales chart as it managed to sell 80,000 units of their comeback album "Al1" in three days since it was released May 22. This was a major step up from the group's previous mini album which sold 50,000 units for three days.

Which boy groups top the list of first-week album sales in 2017 so far?
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Which boy groups top the list of first-week album sales in 2017 so far?

A list of the biggest first-week sales for boy groups in 2017 has been compiled.

EXO top the list at over 602,000 albums sold in just the first week with 'The War', breaking their own previous record with 'EX'ACT'. Following at 2nd is BTS with over 373,000 copies of 'You Never Walk Alone'. Seventeen shows the top 3 boy groups really are 'EBS' and come in 3rd place with over 192,000 copies sold of 'Al1'. GOT7 is very close behind with 159,000 copies of 'Arrival', and Highlight comes next with almost 74,000 copies of 'Can You Feel It?'. 

HiteJinro Hits W1 Trillion Mark in Soju Sales
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HiteJinro Hits W1 Trillion Mark in Soju Sales

HiteJinro said Tuesday its annual sales of distilled liquor soju surpassed W1 trillion for the first time since it first came to the market in 1998 (US$1=W1,143).

It sold W1.01 trillion worth of Chamisul soju last year.

Chamisul, which is estimated to account for half of the distilled liquor market, became the first soju brand to reach the milestone after HiteJinro sold W963.6 million worth of bottles in 2014 and W975.6 billion in 2015.

About 1.7 billion bottles of soju were shipped last year, which translates to about 42 bottles consumed by 40.15 million adults in Korea.

Professionals select the top fashionistas in Korean entertainment on 'The List'
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Professionals select the top fashionistas in Korean entertainment on 'The List'

The April 24 broadcast of tvN's 'The List 2017' revealed their official list of the top fashionistas in Korean entertainment as selected by top industry professionals.

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Ranking in eighth place was actress Choi Ji Woo where she presented her sophisticated and trendy fashion sense by attending various events.

In seventh place was Krystal with the panelists mentioning, "she's someone young people often try to imitate in terms of style."

Actors, Idols, And Singers Feature On The List Of Most Fashionable Celebrities
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Actors, Idols, And Singers Feature On The List Of Most Fashionable Celebrities

On the April 24 episode of tvNs The List 2017, experts selected which Korean celebrities they thought were the most fashionable.

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G-Dragon topped the list and was especially noted for being a trendsetter, popularizing items such as skinny jeans and high-top shoes. Stylist Jung Bo Yoon said, Even fashion school students get inspired by him. Luxury overseas brands fight over who gets to sponsor him.

Designer Jang Kwang Ho added, He is a national treasure when it comes to fashion sense. I really want to know where he learned how to dress.