Dong Bang Shin Ki sold over 30 thousand CDs and took first in the month of september. The leaders of September, Dong Bang Shin Ki is solidifying their place as the CD selling king.
According the the 2008 September CD sales rankings that the Korean Music Industry Association released, Dong Bang Shin Ki’s release of “Jumun-Mirotic” sold 37,974 albums in the month of september and took first. With the exceptional sales, Dong Bang Shin Ki looks to be a favorite for 2008’s record champion.
The sale of over 30,000 albums, until 2008 Dong Bang Shin Ki, was unprecedented. Last August, the idol group Big Bang sold just over 10,000 albums and claimed the album sales title for that month. The Music Industry Association stated that Dong Bang Shin Ki, being the only artist to top 20,000 albums sold in 2008, will be 1st for most albums sold.
In the September album sales, Big Bang’s 3rd mini album “stand Up” was 2nd with 35,985, So Nyuh Shi Dae’s 1st official album “So Nyuh Shi Dae” was 3rd with 1,656 sold, and Kim Dong Ryul’s 5th album “Monologue” was 4th with 1,610 albums sold.
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It still amazes me, how even after such a long time, SNSD is still able to place 3rd for most album sales. Thats all I gotta say.