Popular Korean group Tohoshinki’s “Superstar” (On sale 20 July) took top spot on the Oricon Daily Singles Ranking with 49,000 copies being sold on the day of 20 July. This single is the second single after their comeback, with their previous single “Why? (Keep Your Head Down)” (On sale 26 January) sold 231,000 copies in the first week, and debuted at first place on the Weekly Singles Ranking for the week of 7 February.
This song was first revealed on 18 July, on Fuji TV’s “HEY！HEY！HEY! 700thEpisode Live Special” as they participated in the new generation live house “Nicofarre” opening performance, the “niccofarre opening event – THE FIRST NIGHT-,“ showing their best performance.
Consumers who purchase the single will get a card with a serial number, and there is also a campaign underway to randomly give away signed posters. Also currently, in 7-eleven stores throughout Japan, Tohoshinki and Shoujo Jidai’s collaboration goods such as rice balls and Korean-style lunch boxes, a total of 50 types of products have been released and are selling well, and this is the first time the products with the two groups’ official “marks” are being sold.
Also, Tohsohinki will be performing on TV Asahi’s “Music Station” on 22 July, their first performance in almost 6 months, and they will also be appearing on the late night program “Happy Music”on the same day, as well as NHK’s “Music Japan” on 24 July.Source : [Oricon] Translated & Shared by : dongbangdata.net