BLACKPINK, BTS, TXT, SEVENTEEN, & NCT Show Dominance On Billboard’s ‘World Albums Chart’
Just recently, Billboard dropped their selection for their "World Albums chart" for the week that ends on the 14th of August. K-pop fans and netizens were hyped as a plethora of their favorite K-pop artists made the top lists of Billboard's most recent chart!
SM Entertainment's very own NCT once again entered the chart with their album "RESONANCE Pt. 1." NCT went on to return to the Billboard chart at the number 14 spot this week. This officially marks NCTs 38th non-straight week in the top 15!
YG Entertainment's BLACKPINK also made the chart with their album entitled "THE ALBUM." BLACKPINK went on to maintain its position at the number 6 spot, hailing its 44th week on the Billboard chart.
Pledis Entertainment's SEVENTEEN also made the list as they flexed their musical talent with their album entitled "Your Choice." SEVENTEEN went on to remain at the number 12 in its seventh consecutive week.
HYBE Label's TXT with their album "The Chaos Chapter: FREEZE" did not let go of their spot on the number 3 during its 10th week on the Billboard chart. TXT's album also went on to spend its 9th straight week on Billboard's "Billboard 200."
Due to this, TXT went on to add to their own record as the longest-charting K-pop album of this year, 2021.
Another HYBE boy group went on to break the Billboard charts once again. HYBE Label's BTS garnered a total of seven albums in the top 15 for this week.
BTS' very own "BE" rose to be number 1 and it pushed "Map of the Soul: 7" to the second spot. "Love Yourself: Answer" went on to chart at the 7th spot, "Map of the Soul: Persona" on the 9th, "Skool Luv Affair" on the 11th, "Love Yourself: Her" at the number 13th, and finally on the 15th spot is BTS' "Love Yourself: Tear."
Congratulations to NCT, BLACKPINK, SEVENTEEN, TXT, and BTS on charting on Billboard's "World Albums Chart" this week!