Big Bang and 2NE1 are ‘This Week’s Popular Artist’ on Oricon
Big Bang and 2NE1 have been selected on Japan’s OriconTV as ‘This Week’s Popular Artist’!
On March 28, Big Bang and 2NE1 both released new albums, Alive and Scream respectively.
Alive managed to land in second place on the Oricon daily singles chart while 2NE1 was not far behind at fourth.
In addition, it was revealed on March 29 that the two had placed second and third respectively on Japan’s iTunes chart. The success of the two group’s albums helped them to earn the selection as ‘This Week’s Popular Artist’.
Both Big Bang and 2NE1 will next stand on stage on March 31 and April 1 in Japan’s Kobe and Chiba for the music festival Spring Groove.
Photo credit: YG Entertainment, Oricon