Best-selling albums in South Korea by year

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  1. glxy10

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    I was bored and decided to do this cute little graph about best-selling albums each year. I just find it very interesting how Exo revived album sales and how BTS is pushing this even higher. 5f63c7cf707f5e271d371dedf2ce9d07.png
     
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    Well damn, SNSD is the only gg
     
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    EXO revived physical sales
     
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    It's when you see this That you understand why SNSD is undetronable as the Queen of KPOP

    only GG enough strong to compete with Boy group
     
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    pretty depressing to see just two acts dominate the market so thoroughly over the past 7 years. understandable but still depressing.
     
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    Wow SM idols had it from 2008 - 2017(10 years) and in 2006.
     
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    I found two mistakes.
    - In 2006 TVXQ’s album is called "O"-Jung.Ban.Hap. You wrote Mirotic twice for 2006 and 2008.
    - In 2014 EXO’s album Overdose did not have a repackage. So there shouldn’t be (+Rr) in from of the album name.
     
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    Oh no, that was dumb. Thank you for noticing.
     
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    Ohhh EXO got 2017?
     
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    This proves nothing it would have been better to do total sales per year instead of just one album as most of these groups had more than one album per year
     
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    It's the best-selling album of 2017 including reissues. LY her was one on the year end chart. It sold 1,49 million, compared to 1,59 million from exo
     
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    I can do that if you wish.
     
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    please do
     
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    Thanks! I didn’t know that.
     
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    2016 n 2017..exo topped albums with repackages..like bithe power album n kokobop album sales are added together

    For 2016 I think monster album n lotto album sales are added together.
     
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    This just shows that when there is a top group in kpop they legit block everyone else. I mean its really cool for the fans, but it would be more interesting seeing a backstreet vs nsync scenario where two groups are on par with each other.

    The last time we actually saw this was between h.oT and g.o.d. they actually called each other rivals. Lol

    And geez fans were at each others throats. The fanwars were so legendary that it is talked about till today.
     
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    The physical market was pretty much dead for most of 2nd gen
     
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    On Gaon SNSD also holds the #1 spot for 2011
     
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    Happy to see my favorite SNSD song's album here. Otherwise, goddamnit SM and their groups sure are really good at making profitable albums.
     
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    Overdose is just a mini, so no repack ofc lol
    That mini was their only release that year
     

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