Infinite is attracting a lot of attention in japan.
Infinite who released their second single, Be Mine on April 18, not only ranked second place on Oricon Daily Single Charts following the heels of Japan’s Mr. Children, Infinite is still ranked on the second place, confronting with the popular Japanese group Mr. Children on April 19.
Huge billboards of Infinite are all over the town and they can also be seen on electronic display boards on the crossway and even in wrapping trucks. Infinite fever seems to be spreading all across Japan.
Even before the release, Infinite took first, second, and third place with their three different versions of the album on Tower Record’s Daily Sale Chart on April 17. Not only that, on Japanese’s largest music site ‘music.jp’, Infinite ranked first place on Weekly Album Charts with their pre-released album, and three of the songs ranked top 3 of the daily charts.
On April 25, Infinite will start promoting and hold special events to celebrate the release of their new single on April 25, 27, and 30 at Tokyo, Osaka, and Fukuoka respectively.
This week’s cats were Ryuki, X-CROSS, Jang Hee Young, Bae Chi Gi, SPICA, Girl’s Day, 5tion, M4, SunnyHill, Na Yoon Kwon, Seo In Guk, EXO-K, NU’EST, Yangpa & Lee Haeri & Hanna, Nell, SISTAR, SHINee, Huh Gak, Shinhwa, Noel, 4minute and CNBLue.
Recently, Super Junior’s Eunhyuk and Leeteuk have left a thank you note for their fans.
Early on April 21, Eunhyuk tweeted a picture and commented, “It’s a bit late, but I want to say thank you. I couldn’t believe it at first when I heard that our group has sold over 50,000 copies, but it made me feel somewhat confident and rewarded! Thank you all who purchased the CD. This will give us more strength in preparing for the next album.”
In the picture, Eunhyuk and Leeteuk are posing with a bright smile on their face as they hold a cake from their fans.
The group’s fifth album Mr. Simple sold over 50,000 copies recently, and the number of sales hits the top in domestic music market in past four years.
Netizens who saw the posting commented: “Congratulations on selling over 50,000 copies. The album is of ‘super level’ just like you guys.” “I’m so touched by your thank you note. Congratulations once again.” “They are ‘super idols.’ I’m looking forward to your sixth album.”