Kim Hyun Joong definitely is in the top of his solo music career.
His second Japanese single titled HEAT was released on July 4 and successfully sat at the top of Oricon Weekly Chart as the single was sold 183,000 copies in a week.
That’s a great numbers.
Previously, single HEAT reached the top of Oricon daily Chart as it’s sold 137,774 copies in the day of release.
This result is better than Kim Hyun Joong’s first single ‘Kiss Kiss / Lucky Guy‘ which was released in January and sold 122,000 copies in its first week, ranked second in the Oricon Weekly Chart.
With this achievement, HEAT becomes the fifth foreign solo artist’s single who reached the top of Oricon chart in its first week release and becomes Oricon’s third most-sold single by foreign solo artist in its first week release.
HEAT’s selling number is projected to stay stronger this week as Kim Hyun Joong has a plan for a live performance in front of his 60,000 fans on July 14 and 15 at Saitama Super Arena, Japan.
Meanwhile, Kim Hyun Joong’s also busy filming his upcoming Korean drama, City Conquest, in Japan.
Source : TVDaily