Posted by jieun-im Saturday, June 12, 2021

Cube Entertainment's rookie group LIGHTSUM surpasses 10,000 copies in album sales, just 2 days into their debut


Cube Entertainment's rookie girl group LIGHTSUM is marking new records everyday.

On the second day of their official debut, LIGHTSUM sold about 10,000 copies of their debut single "Vanilla". Not only was their album sales impressive, but LIGHTSUM has also garnered an immensely high number of views on YouTube for their debut music video. LIGHTSUM first released their debut song on June 10 at 6PM KST and their music video has already reached over 4 million views, as of June 12. Additionally, the fancam video of their debut stage on Mnet's 'M Countdown' is rising in popularity, pouring out hundreds of thousands of views.

Immediately after the digital release of their song, "Vanilla" entered the domestic music chart Bugs! at #19, ranked #2 in the real-time chart on the Japanese music site Rakuten Music, and topped iTunes single charts in Colombia, Costa Rica, Saudi Arabia, the Philippines, Thailand, Chile, Taiwan, Vietnam, Poland, Indonesia, Hong Kong, and Mexico, clearly marking the group as a next-generation global rookie idol.

  2. Chowon
  3. Jian
  4. Juhyeon
  5. Sangah
  6. Hina
  7. Yujeong
  8. Huiyeon
  9. Juhyeon
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Jichuchi1,535 pts Saturday, June 12, 2021 1
Saturday, June 12, 2021

Pretty sure they'll run into their sunbae MC Miyeon in ther Mcountdown debut stage 😁👍


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hiroonakamura4,261 pts Saturday, June 12, 2021 2
Saturday, June 12, 2021

i hate what kpop has become. people buy albums without knowing if the music is good or not just because they like a label.

this is great news for Lightsum of course, but nowadays there seems to be more label stans than group stans...or music stans. Which is a shame coz it just means that labels learn that they dont have to produce good music since their fans will buy albums anyway


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