Blackpink is YGs best selling artist for physical albums after BigBang!

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Did you expect that?

  1. Yes

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  2. No

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  1. KookievsCookie

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    Did you expect that? Blackpink almost sells the double of Ikon and that in this short time.




    Hanteo sales:
    Blackpink = 120k
    Winner = 88k
    Ikon = 67k


    BigBang highest physical album sales in korea:
    Remember in 2008 sold 337,920
    Made in 2015 sold 259,779

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Big_Bang_discography
     
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    Honestly, yes. I thought they will sell better than most YG groups.
     
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    they have potential to go against Twice doesn't surprise me much, infact I'm expecting 200k+ album sales
     
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    lol looks like i am the only who voted no. watch everyone vote yes when no one expected this amount of sales
     
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    Hope iKON will sell more. Return is a masterpiece. Damn BlackPink though. And to think this is just their first physical album ❤️
     
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    I was saying before the comeback that I wouldn't be surprised if they went against the norm for YG groups in physical sales.
     
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    Did not expect that but I'm glad that they did very well
     
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    Then you are one of the few exception. So many people said only 50-80k. But Blackpink surprised everyone with this comeback. So happy for them :yesr:
     
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    However a good marketing strategy of YG was, to cover the physical album production on ~250k

    We had 400k album pre-orders global! So a low amount increases demand. ;):cool:
     
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    Thanks you Army, we cant reach the high sales without you
     
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    As we can see ARMY is arguably the most powerful fandom of this generation and with the comeback of BLACKPINK, the BLINKS shook the whole world with their fandom power breaking records left and right from korea to international! and so they have now established a very respected fandom and proved that even though they are rookies they manage to do those kinds of things. And me as an army and blink itself, i was surprised how big my fandom BLINK was hahaha so what do you think? HOW MUCH RECORD CAN BOTH ARMY AND BLINK will break if they are gonna unite :)
     
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    I didn't expect
    .They always surpass my expectations
     
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    You forget GD heartbreaker 309,343.
    So the oder is


    BIGBANG
    GD
    BLACKPINK
    WINNER
    IKON
     
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    You forgot Alive, BIGBANG’s best selling physical album.
     
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    what about Sechskies tough? It would be intresting to see where they are currently.
    + I think solo's should be counted and looked at too and where is 2ne1?
     
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    Im so happy for them. But ikon "return" need more recognition yall :oops:
     
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    I remember someone made a thread abt it. most ppl choose 50k and i was one of the delusional ppl who choose 1mil+ sales lol. We will get there anyway :D
     
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    Didn't thought about GD. Of course, haha :teeheek:
    But GDragon is an BigBang member so maybe the thread is only a little bit wrong :nervousk:
     
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    Well, maybe with the next comeback album? :eyebrowsr:
     

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