Tag Archives: first day sales

NSK 167 – Saturday Morning Daylight Show

Recorded November 2nd, 2013. Opening: “Feelin’ NSK” Ending: “Borealis” – 13th Beat (Chase Lim) [download] Yoshi’s Twitter – yoshi_nsk Dae’s Twitter – newschooldae Garry’s Twitter – mage77 New School Kaidan Twitter – newschoolkaidan NSK Google+ Community

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The Winning Numbers

Two important idol-related numbers to talk about today! The 48 groups are just about closing up the last few threads before the new year begins: First are the results of NMB48’s fan votes deciding the fates of Shimada Rena and Matsuda Shiori. Needless to say, both members have won the …

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Another Million Seller in the Making?

AKB48’s ‘Sakura no Ki ni Narou’ released, and the first-day sales have shaken Oricon once again. 655,344 copies have been sold, almost a hundred thousand more than Beginner’s first-day numbers(568,095). This already makes it another record breaker as the highest recorded first-day sales ever for a single on Oricon. This …

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This is what happens when you do it right.

Itano Tomomi’s major debut solo single, “Dear J” released on the 26th and the first sales day numbers have arrived: 86,681. To put this into perspective, it sold more than any AKB subunit’s first day numbers that I know of; selling nearly twice as much as “Watarirouka Hashiritai”, “No3b”, and …

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Beginner First Day Sales

Yesterday David and I were talking about AKB and and releases they made this year when he mentioned that 2010 was hands down the best year AKB has seen, as far as singles go.  ‘Ponytail to Shushu’ and ‘Heavy Rotation’ were instant classics as far as we were concerned.  I …

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