BTS Tops Japan Hot 100 With 'Fake Love Japanese Ver.'

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Ok-pop supergroup BTS's "Fake Love Japanese ver." guidelines this week's Billboard Japan Hot 100 dated Nov. 5 to 11 with 526,274 copies bought, greater than 70,000 greater than the first-week figures for his or her earlier single, "MIC Drop."

"Fake Love" rose 28-1 this week, fueled primarily by bodily gross sales factors (No. 1), whereas performing reasonably properly within the different metrics of the chart's measurement: No. three for look-ups, No. 9 for Twitter mentions, No. 18 for streaming, No. 23 for video views, No. 56 for radio airplay, and No. 86 for downloads.

BTS additionally has the most-Tweeted track this week with the concurrently launched "Airplane pt.2 Japanese ver." The observe additionally outperformed "Fake Love" in video views (No. 11) and is at present at No. 25 on the Japan Hot 100.

J-pop band again quantity's "Old Fashion" was launched for radio airplay final week and have become out there for obtain this week. The drama theme track jumps 81-Four on the most recent track chart after coming in at No. 1 for downloads and No. 16 for radio (down from No. 9 final week). The bodily single will go on sale subsequent Wednesday (Nov. 21), so the track has the potential to rise additional up the chart within the coming weeks.

DA PUMP's "U.S.A.," the No. 2-peaking viral single that had stayed within the high 5 since June, slips 5-7 on the Japan Hot 100 this week. The video view rely for the track hasn't markedly dropped -- sustaining round 6.19 million views -- however TWICE's new observe, "YES or YES," racked up round 9.89 million views and bowed at No. 1 for the metric this week, bumping "U.S.A." right down to No. 2.

Meanwhile, singer-songwriter Aimyon's "Konya Konomama" continues to steer streaming and "YES or YES" debuts at No. 2, nudging "U.S.A." down a notch to No. three this week. The comeback observe of the seven-member vocal and dance group will almost certainly be highlighted in year-end music applications, which normally means renewed curiosity within the track, so how that influences this long-running hit's chart motion stays to be seen.

The Billboard Japan Hot 100 combines bodily and digital gross sales, radio airplay, Twitter mentions, YouTube and GYAO! video views, Gracenote look-ups and audio streams from Apple Music, AWA, Google Play Music, KKBOK, LINE MUSIC, Rakuten Music, Recochoku supplied by Gfk Japan, in addition to streaming counts based mostly on lyrics displayed on PetitLyrics.

Billboard Japan Hot 100 Top 20 (dated Nov. 5 to 11)
1. FAKE LOVE / BTS
2. Flamingo / Kenshi Yonezu
three. Lemon / Kenshi Yonezu
Four. Old Fashion / again quantity
5. YES or YES / TWICE
6. UNION / OxT
7. U.S.A. / DA PUMP
eight. GOOD and EVIL / UVERworld
9. Konya Konomama / Aimyon
10. Kaerimichi Ha Toomawari Shitakunaru / Nogizaka46
11. Catch up, latency / UNISON SQUARE GARDEN
12. Kaze Wo Mitsumete / Kobukuro
13. TEENAGE RIOT / Kenshi Yonezu
14. Prologue / Uru
15. Chapter II / SUPERNOVA
16. Tentomushi / THE YELLOW MONKEY
17. Kemono Yuku Hosomichi / Ringo Shiina & Hiroji Miyamoto
18. DEATH RESPECT / Hypnosismic (MAD TRIGGER CREW/Matenro)
19. Office Love / SOLIDEMO
20. BAAM / MOMOLAND