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  • Super Junior dominates physical album sales for 2012

    December 10, 2012 @ 6:58 pm

    Super Junior dominated the physical album sales for 2012. Even though digital sales have been steadily taking over the physical album sales, this year many idols sold more than 100,000 physical copies of their albums. Even though the digital trend is still growing, more fans bought physical albums in 2012 as compared to recent years. According to Hanteo, there are 8 groups who sold more than 100,000 physical albums from January 1, 2012,

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  • Super Junior sets record with their album sales

    April 13, 2012 @ 5:16 am

    Super Junior's 5th album 'Mr. Simple' has set a record for selling over 500,000 copies. According to Gaon on April 13th, 'Mr. Simple', which was released August 3rd, 2011, sold about 502,830 copies by the end of March 2012, which proves Super Junior's immense popularity. Super Junior's half-million record sales have only been achieved by 2 other artists, namely Kim Gun Mo in 2003 with his 8th album 'Hestory', and TVXQ in 2008 with their

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  • Super Junior wraps up an epic concert in Taiwan

    February 6, 2012 @ 5:00 pm

    The boys of Super Junior have made history in Taiwan. From February 2nd through the 4th, Super Junior held their independent concert tour, 'SUPER JUNIOR WORLD TOUR "SUPER SHOW 4 in TAIPEI"' at the Taipei Arena in Taiwan. More than 40,000 Taiwanese fans came to see the boys perform, proving Super Junior's explosive popularity in the local area. What's more, tickets to the boys' concert sold out in a record-breaking amount of time. Tic

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  • Popular Youtuber, The Fine Bros, releases "Kids React!" video on K-pop

    January 8, 2012 @ 11:58 pm

    Earlier today, popular Youtube Series "Kids React!" posted a video on K-Pop, in particular they review "Bonamana" by Super Junior, GEE by Girls' Generation, and 2NE1's "I am the Best". As expected, K-pop fans have flocked to the video in droves. The Kids React! series is the brainchild of filmakers Benny & Rafi Fine. The duo produce, direct, and MC the videos. Their channel has over 1.3 million subscribers. The children themselves

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  • SHINee and Super Junior climb to the top of the Oricon Charts

    December 8, 2011 @ 6:07 pm

    Super Junior and SHINee have both risen to the top of the Oricon chart immediately upon release of their new Japanese singles. According to the leading authority of album sales, Oricon, Super Junior's new single "Mr. Simple" seized the #1 spot on the chart the same day it was released on December 7th (Note: Oricon chart shows that it was actually #3 with 17,185 sales behind Namie Amuro & AKB48 on the release day). It is quite the achie

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  • SM to sue Moroccan singers for plagiarizing Super Junior's "Bonamana"

    August 26, 2011 @ 7:26 am

    SM Entertainment has announced that they will take legal action against Moroccan singers Tiraline for plagiarizing Super Junior's hit track, "Bonamana". On August 26th, a SM Entertainment representative stated, "Our music staff listened to the Moroccan singers' song, 'Matal Maghribi', and decided that it was definitely plagiarized. We will contact the company that has publishing rights to the song and take neccessary measures." Tiraline

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  • Donghae thanks fans for BONAMANA's 55 weeks at #1 in Taiwan

    June 22, 2011 @ 11:51 am

    Super Junior's Donghae presented his fans with a thank you gift for managing to keep their 2010 hit track "BONAMANA" in the #1 spot for 55 weeks in Taiwan. On June 22nd, Donghae tweeted, "BONAMANA got #1 for its 55th week. Thank you. We're currently recording the 5th album. Please look forward to it!, and attached a black-and-white photo of himself. The picture shows Donghae looking nice and natural as he looks over his shoulder with hi

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  • Super Junior places second on Oricon Weekly Chart

    June 14, 2011 @ 6:00 pm

    It was announced that popular Korean dance performance group, SUPER JUNIOR who released their first Japanese single, "BONAMANA" on June 8th, sold a total of 59,262 copies in it's first week. With this result and despite the lack of promotions, they've placed second on the Oricon Weekly Chart for June 20th. For the Korean Group category, SUPER JUNIOR has broken the sales record of "2PM" who sold 59,059 copies for "Take off" in it's first

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  • Super Junior tops Taiwan's KKBOX for 52 consecutive weeks

    May 31, 2011 @ 6:28 am

    Super Junior's mega-hit, "Bonamana", is making history on Taiwanese charts! The song was first released last year as the title track of their fourth official album, and as of May 28th, the song still ranked as #1 on Taiwan's biggest online music portal, KKBOX, in their 'Top 100 weekly' chart. This is the 52nd week they've maintained their position since June of last year. Super Junior established a precedent by being the first and longe

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  • Super Junior's Japanese CF for "Circle K Sunkus" + audio teaser for "Bijin" revealed

    May 16, 2011 @ 4:05 pm

    Last month we reported that Super Junior would make their first appearance in a Japanese commercial via the popular convenience store chain "Circle K Sunkus." The convenience store chain operates 6,257 stores throughout Japan and the members are promoting the chain's "South Korea Fair" that's being held in all stores from May 17th to June 13th. In addition, the theme song for the promotion is titled, "Bijin," a Japanese version of their h

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