GG’s album shoots to top of Oricon
The album, titled “The Best,” was released on July 23. It ranked No. 1 on Oricon’s daily and weekly album chart as of yesterday. Up until July 27, almost 75,000 copies of the album had been sold.
On the newest record, the nine-member group put together Japanese versions of many of its popular songs, including “Gee” and “Mr. Mr.” The album also includes the new ballad “Indestructible.”
The group recently completed its tour in Japan, which started on April 26. The group’s agency, SM Entertainment, said that 200,000 fans gathered to see the nine members during 17 performances in seven cities, including Hiroshima, Kobe, Nagoya and Osaka. The “Girls’ Generation Love and Peace Japan 3rd Tour” began in Fukuoka.
By Lee Sun-min