Kenshi Yonezu Leads, Charts 10 Tracks on Japan Hot 100


Kenshi Yonezu's "Flamingo" rises 11-1 on the newest Billboard Japan Hot 100 dated Oct. 29 to Nov. four with 240,zero77 copies offered. The extremely anticipated new launch by the J-pop hitmaker dominated bodily gross sales, look-ups, downloads, and radio airplay, whereas additionally gaining factors by Twitter mentions (No. 2) and video views (No. Three) to shoot to the highest spot on the Japan chart this week.

The music coupled with "Flamingo" as a "double-A" single, "TEENAGE RIOT," bows at No. four this week, main Twitter and coming in second for downloads. All advised, the 27-year-old artist guidelines 5 metrics of the chart's methodology this week.

The launch of the "Flamingo" single has apparently sparked renewed curiosity in Yonezu's again catalog, as he presently has 10 songs charting on the Japan Hot 100, all fueled by obtain and video view factors: "Flamingo," "Lemon" (No. Three), "TEENAGE RIOT" (No. four), "Gomenne" (No. 12), "LOSER" (No. 20), "Uchiage Hanabi" that includes DAOKO (No. 26), "Eine Kleine" (No. 37), "Peace Sign" (No. 48), "Haiiro To Ao" with Masaki Suda (No. 65), and "orion" (No. 77).

Singer-songwriter Aimyon additionally has a number of songs on the Japan Hot 100: "Konya Konomama," which debuted final week, drops 7-11 on the chart, however rises Three-1 for streaming, whereas "Marigold" (No. 25), "Kimi Wa Rock Wo Kikanai" (No. 38), and "Ai Wo Tsutaetai Datoka" (No. 46) stay within the high 50. She differs from Yonezu in that her power lies in streaming, and it'll be attention-grabbing to see how her upcoming bodily launch of "Konya Konomama" on Nov. 14 impacts the efficiency of her again catalog.

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 Oct. 29 to Nov. four)
1. Flamingo / Kenshi Yonezu
Three. Lemon / Kenshi Yonezu
four. TEENAGE RIOT / Kenshi Yonezu
5. U.S.A. / DA PUMP
6. Now or Never / SF9
7. Ikinari Punchline / SKE48
eight. Kimi No Uta / Arashi
9. Tade Kuu Mushi Mo Like it! / Angerme
10. Prologue / Uru
11. Konya Konomama / Aimyon
12. Gomenne / Kenshi Yonezu
13. Ai No Katachi feat. HIDE (GReeeeN) / MISIA
15. Tsunagu, Soramoyou / Afterglow
16. Defiance / Jae Joong
17. Okuru Kotoba / GReeeeN
18. Iris / Eir Aoi
19. Waste It On Me feat. BTS / Steve Aoki
20. LOSER / Kenshi Yonezu