SEVENTEEN enters the top 10 on the all-time first week album sales chart
SEVENTEEN became one of the three k-pop boy groups who are ranked on the top 10 on the all-time first week album sales chart.
According to Hanteo on May 29, SEVENTEEN's 4th mini album "Al1" sold over 192,399 copies in the first week, which have increased by about 60,000 copies compared to the group's previous album "Going Seventeen" that was released in December, 2016.
EXO is still maintaining the top spot on the all-time first week album sales chart, showing off its remarkable sales record, 522,300 copies, while BTS is ranked at no.2 and no.3 with its albums "You Never Walk Alone" and "WINGS". SEVENTEEN is ranked at no.10 with "Al1", entering the top 10 of the chart for the first time since its debut.
You know, it has been only 2 years since SEVENTEEN debuted, and it's notable that the young boy group has already become one of the most popular k-pop boy groups.
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