Charts: EXILE sells 670,000
Tue, December 18, 2007 (4:43pm EST)
EXILE's new album, "EXILE LOVE," ended its first week with approximately 670,000 copies sold, making it the top seller. DREAMS COME TRUE also did well with their "AND I LOVE YOU," selling 374,000 copies to make the #2 spot.
FUNKY MONKEY BABYS achieved #5 with their second album. TUBE (#7), Ulfuls (#9), and INFINITY 16 (#10) also made appearances in the top ten.
In singles, V6 topped the chart with "way of life," selling 91,000 copies. ZARD's posthumous release "Glorious Mind" was the #2 seller at 50,000 copies.
Several other artists had new releases in the top ten: Remioromen (#3), YUKI (#4), BoA (#6), and Shunsuke Kiyokiba (#9).
Meanwhile, Kanjani8 was #1 in the overall DVD rankings with their "47." It sold 208,000 copies, which is the highest opening week sales for any music DVD released this year.
Source: www.tokyograph.com and thanks to za_riel for pointing me to this direction: http://www.oricon.co.jp/news/rankmusic/50572/