TVXQ′s ′Ocean′ Sells Over 110,000 Copies
TVXQ (DBSK)′s new album sold a surprising number of copies in just two days.
The group′s 37th single album, Ocean, was released on June 12. According to Oricon, the album sold 88,428 copies on the first day and an additional 28,354 copies on the second day for a total of 116,782.
Ocean is an addictive dance song that fits the hot weather, and had been chosen as the theme song for four variety shows on Japanese TV. Wedding Dress, the single included in the album, is a medium-tempo piece for brides, and has been playing as the theme of BeeTV′s Best Proposal.
TVXQ performed before Japanese audiences for the first time with Ocean on June 13 for NHK′s Music Japan. From August 17-18, it will wrap up its TVXQ Live Tour 2013 Time at the Nissan Stadium in Yokohama.
Photo credit: Ocean′s album jacket