It's becoming an annual ritual, the spring hit has once again risen to the top. On February 27, "Cherry Blossom Ending" ranked #1 on MelOn's real-time chart.
The song included in Busker Busker's 1st album following their appearance in 'Superstar K3' was released in March of 2012. It became a must-listen track of the spring, and the hit has now topped the charts for 5 consecutive spring seasons.
In 2015, it was revealed that the composer/singer Jang Bum Joon earned a total of 4.6 billion KRW (approximately $4 million USD) from "Cherry Blossom Ending." The number is expected to have exceeded 5 billion KRW (approximately $4.4 million USD) this year.
What a hit!