TVXQ and KARA showcased the power of Hallyu stars.
On the 10th, TVXQ and KARA were rewarded gold and platinum certifications respectively by the Recording Industry Association of Japan. An album must sell over 100,000 copies to be certified gold while 250,000 copies are required for platinum.
TVXQ’s new single ‘Superstar’, which was released on the 20th of July, was certified as a gold album while KARA’s ‘KARA Best Clip’ DVD, which was released in February, was certified as a platinum DVD. The two groups have proven their immense popularity in Japan.
TVXQ was recently chosen to model for Missha and is currently busy with overseas activities. KARA is also active in Japan as of now and are planning a domestic comeback in September.Source: [sports chosun] Translated & Shared by: dongbangdata.net