Warner Music, which is in charge of the distribution of Big Bang’s album in Taiwan, reported Big Bang’s Alive went Double Platinum in Taiwan. Big Bang achieved such a result without even visiting Taiwan.
In addition, Big Bang topped all charts in Taiwan and proved their popularity as a representative K-pop group.
Big Bang topped the K-pop album charts of G-Music and Five Music, the biggest music sites in Taiwan. Especially, they topped the chart of G-Music, having a 22.28% weekly chart share in all albums released in Taiwan.
Big Bang also topped the MP3 charts and the mobile charts in Taiwan.
Big Bang topped the weekly K-pop digital chart of eZPeer and also topped the chart of Taiwan Mobile with “Blue,” a song included in their fifth minialbum. They topped the K-pop weekly chart of Taiwan MTV with “Bad Boy.”
Warner Music says, “Big Bang are really popular now in Taiwan that all copies of their album were sold out so we have to release additional copies.”
Right after releasing their fifth minialbum Alive, Big Bang received an enthusiastic response worldwide. The music videos of “Blue,” “Bad Boy,” and “Fantastic Baby” received over forty million hits on YouTube.
Big Bang will visit Taiwan for the first time on April 9 and 10 for promotions. Source:TV Report