TWICE Bested By aespa As ‘Savage’ Overcomes’ ‘Taste of Love’ On Hanteo Album Sales!
Dropped on the 5th of October, aespa's "Savage" has six songs which include the title track of the same name. This is aespa's first physical album since their debut but they have already achieved so much with "Savage."
On the 29th of October, SM Entertainment's aespa reached a milestone on "Savage" as the album has sold over 30,000 copies more on its 25th day of release selling a total of 30,613 copies.
On that same day, aespa's "Savage" has gone on to record 370,350 total sales on the Hanteo Chart. This means that "Savage" is now the best-selling album by a girl group this year, to the delight of MYs, the fandom name of aespa.
This means that aespa's "Savage" has now overcome TWICE's "Taste of Love" which has gone on to sell a total of 339,019 copies on Hanteo.
During its release in June of this year, TWICE's "Taste of Love" turned into the best-selling album by a girl group this year within just five days of being released.
Adding to this, TWICE's "Taste of Love" has gone on to sell more than 264,000 copies on Hanteo, becoming the JYP girl group's second best-selling album after their previous album "MORE & MORE" in only five days.
As for aespa's "Savage," the album now also now holds the record for the best-selling debut album by a girl group in history, overcoming BLACKPINK's "SQUARE UP" which has gone on to sell 195,969 copies.
To further supplement SM Entertainment's aespa's success, their mini-album has gone beyond the sales of "SQUARE UP" in just two days selling 197,459 copies which is an incredible feat in its own right.
Congratulations to SM Entertainment's aespa on the success of "Savage"!
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