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MADE is the best kpop album ever released, change my mind

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  1. nothingbutfacts

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    Number of albums sold: 8.4 million

    Number of singles sold: 33.4 million

    Number of streams: 5.5 BILLION (and counting)

    Number of awards collected: 105

    MADE world tour attendees: 1.5 million (largest tour by any Korean act, most attended tour by a foreign act of all time in China)

    + Last Dance tour: 765k

    [Bonus Track] Flower Road (on korean charts):
    - highest number of unique listeners of all time
    - most number of roof hits in 2018 (17)
    - fastest song to ream 1 million sales of all time

    All 11 are in the top 13 Highest Melon First 24 Hours Unique Listeners (boy groups)
    - Fxxk it, Zutter, Loser, If You, Last Dance, Bang Bang Bang and Let's Not Fall in Love occupy places 1-7

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    Name me an album which was better.
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    god played a part in the making of this album. it's that good
     
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    Oh by achievements ofc

    but we all know Pink Tape is the KPOP Bible!
     
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    your title is about to be snatched
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    Did you know that number don't mean quality ? because it seems that many kpop fans don't understand this

    but yes i could name you some album who was better Pink tape, Regular-irregular, etc...
     
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    Based on achievements it is the best and by quality it is one of the bests. Truly iconic
     
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    :yesr:

    PS: pink tape is one of the greats, hands down.
     
  8. nothingbutfacts

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    oh wig! stray oppas coming for bigbang ahjussis :cryingr:
     
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    I mean The Perfect Red Velvet & Pink Tape exists so consider your theory Trumped
     
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    Honey you don't get these numbers without quality. VIPs lazy asses alone ain't streaming or buying this much.

    AND LMFAO HAAHHAHA I CANT BELIEVE YOU TACKED REGULAR-IRREGULAR ONTO THIS LIST GOOD LORD.

    Pink Tape though, I'll give you that. An iconic album.
     
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    I love both these albums tbh. Pink Tape is critically one of the best, and The Perfect Red Velvet is the best from RV's discography.

    Don't hold a candle to MADE though.

    F(x) has sadly given up but maybe one day RV will release the GG answer to MADE.
     
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    And you proceed to list achievements?

    MADE is one of the most successful eras of all time, but imo, Alive/ Still Alive beats MADE in terms of music by a huge margin.

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    I can't change your mind because you're right. It really is the best album ever released.
     
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    Musical Taste Is Subjective. It is undeniable this album sold well and there for can be assumed by a large portion of people to be good. But think about it. If some one buys more than one album. They are buying it not because it is their favouirte album ever..or else they would only have 1 album...they are buying it because it is good, or because whether its good or bad they want to support the artist. Sales do not neccisairly equate to a song being the best. Though it does tie strongly into the fact that the songs are most likely high quality, it cannot be said definitively that they are the best. SImply due to not enough information on te motivation for said sales. And back to my first point, taste is subjective :p So it may be the best ti you but not to me.
     
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    I'm on the opposite, "One of the most overrated K-Pop albums ever released". Care to change my mind?

    The achievements and numbers, sure. Indisputable. But otherwise, MADE in MY honest opinion was not that good.
     
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    Best can be defined in many ways. I'd say collecting a whopping 105 awards - many of them critical - is a pretty good gauge of quality.

    Alive/Still Alive were iconic, but MADE was the what BIGBANG's entire artistry was leading up to. It was a culmination of their best. Each and every one of them shone - you could tell how this group was made of artists who excelled as a group AND had the talent and charisma to make it as a soloist.

    It was the perfect way to say goodbye. :waterr:
     
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    honey you can easily have this numbers when you are a boygroup, one of the most succesfull, and plus when you didn't have any comeback since years and that everybody waits for your comeback -_-
     
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    It is not an album, it is compilation.
     
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  20. nothingbutfacts

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    Oof, what would you say makes it overrated?

    I have never seen an album whose B-sides were this celebrated and adored. In many kpop albums only the title tracks are good, while the rest of the album is stuffed with underproduced filler tracks. The concept of an album with 10 songs each having title-track levels of achievement is pretty awesome to me.

    The diversity in this album though. You have balladbang with If You, you have chill popbang with We Like to Party, you have absurdistbang with Bae Bae and Sober, you have Partybang with Bang Bang Bang...and finally you bid them good bye after 11 years with Flower Road, a song written for fans telling us we can leave if we want but they'll wait for us.

    Ugh, I could cry.
     

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