SEVENTEEN: Recognition in Japan

Group SEVENTEEN (S.Coups, Jeonghan, Joshua, Jun, Hoshi, Wonwoo, Woozi, The8, Mingyu, Dokyeom, Seungkwan, Vernon and Dino) is sweeping the Japanese music charts.


According to the chart released by Japanese group Oricon on November 18, SEVENTEEN’s debut EP album “DREAM” in Japan topped Oricon’s weekly combined album chart. SEVENTEEN also topped the Oricon Weekly Albums Chart earlier.

In particular, SEVENTEEN topped the Oricon Total Weekly Albums Chart for the eighth time in its career, breaking its own record for “number of works that have won No. 1 on this chart” and maintaining its position as the most great artists of all time.

Additionally, “DREAM” ranked first on the “Hot Album” comprehensive album chart, the weekly “Top Album Sales” and “Artist 100” album chart on the latest chart released by Billboard Japan (November 16).

Additionally, SEVENTEEN was selected as the winner of the Special International Music Award at the 64th Japan Record Awards for the first time since its debut, and the Japan Record Awards is a music award ceremony held by the Japan Composers Association, authority’s longest tradition and awards ceremony since 1959.

SEVENTEEN will hold “SEVENTEEN WORLD TOUR [BE THE SUN] – JAPAN” at Kyocera Dome Osaka from December 19 to 20, Tokyo Dome from December 26 to 27, and Bantein Dome Nagoya from December 3 to 4. Before and after the show, “SEVENTEEN BE THE SUN THE CITY“, an urban concert park where various events are held throughout the city, will take place.

Journalist: Shawn
Translator: Shawn
Source: Pledis Entertainment

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