Top 5 K-pop Albums That Are Currently the World's Top Albums

Top 5 K-pop Albums That Are Currently the World's Top Albums

SEVENTEEN's "Your Choice," BTS's "BTS, THE BEST, and more have been recognized as some of the top albums across the globe.

On July 2, the United World Chart revealed the Top 10 albums for the week ending on July 3. Want to know what these K-pop albums are? Then, continue reading!


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SEVENTEEN "Your Choice" is the World's Top 1 Album for the Week Ending on July 3

Dropped on June 18, SEVENTEEN's "Your Choice" is the No. 1 album in the world this week. This album displays the group's maturity and contains songs that talk about different types of emotions and actions that are connected with love.

SEVENTEEN's "Your Choice" scored the new biggest debut this 2021 on the United World Chart. A total of 1,157,000 copies were sold all around the globe.


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The 13-piece boy group is the only K-pop act to sell more than 1.1 million album copies around the world this week.

From the 1,157,000 copies, a total of 975,000 copies were sold in South Korea alone, according to the Hanteo Chart.

SEVENTEEN's "Your Choice" has been attaining milestones in South Korea since it was released. In just four days, the boy group became a million-seller.

BTS 'BTS, THE BEST" is the World's Top 2 Album for the Week Ending on July 3

BTS's new Japanese album, "BTS, THE BEST," achieved its first appearance on the World's Top 10 Albums list, as well.

From June 27 to July 3, BTS's "BTS, THE BEST" sold 797,000 copies all over the world. A total of 794,000 copies were tallied in Japan alone, according to the Oricon Chart.


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Previously, "BTS, THE BEST" broke the record of the highest first-week sales on Oricon Chart this 2021 with their first-day sales.

On June 16, BTS's new Japanese album sold more than 550,000 copies, a total of 571,589 copies to be exact.

The K-pop boy group surpassed the record of 467,000 copies sold in the first week, set by SixTONE's "1ST."

TWICE, EXO, and GOT7 Bambam's Albums are Among the World's Top Albums This Week

In this week's list of "World's Top 10 Albums," other K-pop albums are releases from TWICE, EXO, and GOT7 Bambam.

TWICE's "Taste of Love" took the No. 3 spots in its second week on the list. A total of 181,000 more copies were sold from June 27 to July 3.

TWICE Taste of Love

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TWICE's new album "Taste of Love" has sold 455,000 copies across the globe for two weeks.

Another K-pop album that has attained its second week on the list is EXO's "Don't Fight the Feeling." In particular, this is the second time that the album entered the Top 5.

EXO's "Don't Fight the Feeling" claimed the No. 5 spots with 132,000 more copies sold. The boy group has already recorded 1,071,000 copies as of July 3.

EXO Don't Fight the Feeling

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Previously, EXO scored the third-biggest debut on the United World Chart after selling 939,000 copies.

The last K-pop album that made it to this week's list of "World's Top 10 Albums" is GOT7 Bambam's "riBBon." This makes the male idol the only Korean soloist to enter the rankings.

GOT7 Bambam

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Bambam's "riBBon" debuted at No. 8 with 72,000 copies sold around the world. On the first day of sales in South Korea (June 15), the album sold more than 50,000 copies.