Epik High Takes First Place on Billboard’s World Album Chart
Epik High’s popularity has spread overseas.
According to Billboard chart released on October 31, Epik High’s 8th full length album Shoebox ranked number one on the World Album chart.
Billboard previously praised the album writing, “Shoebox is a brilliant summation of Epik High′s signature perceptive storytelling.”
Although it has been 11 days since Epik High released the album, it has been continuing to keep its place on top of various music charts in Korea.
The title song Happen Ending is currently at the top of five music charts, namely MelOn, Mnet, Bugs, Daum and Naver, as of October 31. Epik High won first place on Mnet’s M COUNTDOWN with Happen Ending on October 30, beginning to top music programs as well.
Epik High shared, “Thank you for showing your love for our album, which we worked hard for. It’s been a long time since we won an award and we will remember this in our hearts as we continue to work hard to make music that can console and bring warmth to people.
Epik High will be launching its solo concert Parade 2014 from November 14 through 16 in Blue Square Samsung Card Hall. The concert tour will continue in Daegu on December 7, Incheon on December 19 and Busan on December 27~28.
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