BLACKPINK will appear on Japan’s leading music broadcast show “Music Station.”
According to YG Entertainment, BLACKPINK will appear on TV Asahi’s “Music Station” on August 20th and adorn the stage with “Lovesick Girls -JP Ver.-” They will also talk about “THE ALBUM,” which they recently released in Japan.
“Music Station” is a popular music program that boasts airing for 35 years. It is considered an essential course for popular overseas pop stars in Japan.
This is the second time BLACKPINK has appeared on “Music Station” since October 2019, when they successfully finished their first world tour. Attention is focusing on what type of stage they, after being away from music shows lately, will attract Japanese viewers with.
BLACKPINK released “THE ALBUM – JP Ver.-” on August 3rd. Soon after its release, the album topped the Oricon Daily Album Chart as well as the top of the Japanese Apple Music Top Album Chart.
The songs were also hits. All of the album’s songs have settled on top of major music charts such as Line Music and iTunes in Japan, and successfully lined up the top 10 songs of the album on the AWA chart, proving the explosive interest of local fans.
Meanwhile, BLACKPINK has become the first K-pop girl group million seller (based on the Hanteo/Gaon Chart) with sales of more than 1.3 million copies with its first full album “THE ALBUM” released in October last year.
Thanks to this, it has swept various global charts. “THE ALBUM” topped iTunes album charts in a total of 57 countries and topped the U.S. Billboard 200 and the U.K. official chart, breaking the K-pop girl group’s top ranking record.