KARA May Have Not Won The Oricon Charts, But The Ruled The Itune Charts
Korean female idols Kara have grabbed another title in Japan with their best album becoming the most downloaded record on iTunes Japan.
On Friday, the girls’ agency DSP Media announced that “KARA BEST 2007-2010″ was the No. 1 downloaded album on iTunes Store Pop.
It was the second best-selling album on the prestigious Oricon daily albums chart on September 29.
The special album features their hit songs such as “Pretty Girl,” “Honey,” “Lupin” and “Mister,” the last song also being the group’s Japanese debut single, starting from when they debuted in 2007.
Kara has led a successful music career in Japan since May this year, becoming the first Asian female group to place in the top 10 on the weekly singles chart with their album “Mister” and their DVD “KARA VACATION” reaching the highest rank for an Asian DVD.
They are currently preparing for their appearance on Asashi TV’s popular live music show “Music Station” on October 15.
The quintet will release their second Japanese single next month.