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Girls' Generation ranks #1 in highest revenue of Korean artists in Japan for 2012

December 20, 2012 @ 7:42 pm
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Girls' Generation had the highest revenue in Japan for 2012 out of all the Korean artists.

Oricon recently reported their annual revenue of artists in Japan. For 2012, they compiled the data from December 26, 2011 to December 17, 2012.

On the list of 'Total Revenue for 2012', Girls' Generation ranked 7th overall in all of Japan and ranked #1 for Korean artists. This year, the group released three singles, a full album, and videos on DVD and Blu-ray. Their total sales revenue came out to be 4,332,000,000 JPY (approximately $51.4 million USD).

KARA ranked 9th overall in Japan and was 2nd for Korean artists with 3,416,000,000 JPY (approximately $40.5 million USD). TVXQ ranked 17th overall in Japan and was 3rd for Korean artists with 2,041,000,000 JPY (approximately $24.2 million USD).

Source: Oricon



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· Posted July 15, 2013 @ 6:57 pm

And people still think they don't do well/aren't popular in Japan...

· Posted September 21, 2013 @ 4:31 am
just because they pricy release and they are not doing great this year
· Posted October 31, 2013 @ 10:31 am
snsd have been doing the best since 2011 deluded kara fans think other wise
· Posted August 2, 2014 @ 4:20 pm
@fireflies1 Deluded KARA fans? Well in 2011 and 2010, KARA actually made more than SNSD. I love SNSD, but your comment is just ignorant.
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