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  • Sphere’s third album release called Third Planet has claimed the third rank on Oricon Weekly Album Chart. Three times ‘third’ in the previous sentence, as though it was bound to rank on that place. The estimated number of copies sold in the first week has crossed 21,000. That is a...

    Sphere’s third album #3 on Oricon Weekly Chart

    Sphere’s third album release called Third Planet has claimed the third rank on Oricon Weekly Album Chart. Three times ‘third’ in the previous sentence, as though it was bound to rank on that place. The estimated number of copies sold in the first week has crossed 21,000. That is a...

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  • Recently released Taketatsu Ayana Image Video has ranked #5 on the release date on Oricon BD chart. The following day, it even climbed to #3. Not surprisingly, it didn’t do that well in DVD category, because everyone wants to see Ayachi in as high a definition as possible. The one-hour...

    Taketatsu Ayana Image Video “Ayachi ~Tokyo→Minami no Shima~” #5 on Oricon

    Recently released Taketatsu Ayana Image Video has ranked #5 on the release date on Oricon BD chart. The following day, it even climbed to #3. Not surprisingly, it didn’t do that well in DVD category, because everyone wants to see Ayachi in as high a definition as possible. The one-hour...

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  • Hanazawa Kana’s debut single Hoshizora Destination has been officially released today and the sales have raised the single to the 8th place on the Oricon Single Daily Chart. Many people have been looking forward to Kana’s musical debut, but less might have expected that her first single would rank higher...

    Hanazawa Kana 8th and Sphere 9th on Oricon

    Hanazawa Kana’s debut single Hoshizora Destination has been officially released today and the sales have raised the single to the 8th place on the Oricon Single Daily Chart. Many people have been looking forward to Kana’s musical debut, but less might have expected that her first single would rank higher...

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  • Mizuki Nana’s new single Synchrogazer, whose title song has been used as the opening theme for anime Senki Zesshou Symphogear, has ranked #2 on the Oricon Weekly Single Chart, having sold 51,017 copies according to the sales statistics. The first rank has been claimed by Kinki Kids and their single...

    Mizuki Nana’s Synchrogazer ranks #2

    Mizuki Nana’s new single Synchrogazer, whose title song has been used as the opening theme for anime Senki Zesshou Symphogear, has ranked #2 on the Oricon Weekly Single Chart, having sold 51,017 copies according to the sales statistics. The first rank has been claimed by Kinki Kids and their single...

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  • Sphere’s second album titled “Spring is here” has ranked on the 8th place in the Weekly Oricon Chart. Having been released 5 days after the massive earthquake, the sales must have been affected too to some extent. Yet, the album has sold 16,134 copies in the first week, which is...

    Sphere’s new album Spring is here ranks #8 at Oricon

    Sphere’s second album titled “Spring is here” has ranked on the 8th place in the Weekly Oricon Chart. Having been released 5 days after the massive earthquake, the sales must have been affected too to some extent. Yet, the album has sold 16,134 copies in the first week, which is...

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  • Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica’s ED theme single “Magia” and Infinite Stratos’s ED theme single “SUPER∞STREAM” have ranked in Oricon Weekly chart #7 and #10 respectively. “Magia” sung by Kalafina has sold 22,335 copies and “SUPER∞STREAM” sung by female lead seiyuus (Hanazawa Kana, Hikasa Youko, Yukana, Shimoda Mami, Inoue Marina) has...

    Madoka Magica and IS EDs in Oricon Weekly Top 10

    Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica’s ED theme single “Magia” and Infinite Stratos’s ED theme single “SUPER∞STREAM” have ranked in Oricon Weekly chart #7 and #10 respectively. “Magia” sung by Kalafina has sold 22,335 copies and “SUPER∞STREAM” sung by female lead seiyuus (Hanazawa Kana, Hikasa Youko, Yukana, Shimoda Mami, Inoue Marina) has...

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  • October 27 released compilation album Houkago Tea Time II has sold over 55,000 copies on its first day. Even the best selling K-ON singles so far have never reached over 30,000 copies on the first day. The album consists of 2 discs (Studio Mix, Cassette Mix) and includes 10 new...

    Album Houkago Tea Time II sells over 55,000 on day 1

    October 27 released compilation album Houkago Tea Time II has sold over 55,000 copies on its first day. Even the best selling K-ON singles so far have never reached over 30,000 copies on the first day. The album consists of 2 discs (Studio Mix, Cassette Mix) and includes 10 new...

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  • Sphere’s 6th single MOON SIGNAL, featuring the opening theme song for anime Otome Youkai Zakuro, has ranked #5 on Oricon Daily Single chart on its first day. I’ve ordered it on CDJapan back in September to secure any special limited bonus, but I’ll have to wait until Aki-chan’s upcoming single...

    Sphere’s MOON SIGNAL ranks #5 on Oricon

    Sphere’s 6th single MOON SIGNAL, featuring the opening theme song for anime Otome Youkai Zakuro, has ranked #5 on Oricon Daily Single chart on its first day. I’ve ordered it on CDJapan back in September to secure any special limited bonus, but I’ll have to wait until Aki-chan’s upcoming single...

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  • K-ON did it again. K-ON singles have occupied the top two ranks in Oricon Daily Ranking upon their release. This time, K-ON!! Character Image Song Akiyama Mio(Seishun Vibration) ranked first and K-ON!! Character Image Song Hirasawa Yui(Oh my Giita!) followed second. Mio Character Song single sold 9021 on the first...

    K-ON!! Character Song singles rank #1 and #2 on Oricon

    K-ON did it again. K-ON singles have occupied the top two ranks in Oricon Daily Ranking upon their release. This time, K-ON!! Character Image Song Akiyama Mio(Seishun Vibration) ranked first and K-ON!! Character Image Song Hirasawa Yui(Oh my Giita!) followed second. Mio Character Song single sold 9021 on the first...

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