Big Bang who has taken the Korean music scene by storm with just 3 days into the release of their 3rd minialbum “Stand Up”, has also made another breakthrough with the sales of their 2nd minialbum “Hot Issue” achieving sales record of over 100,000 copies.
YG Entertainment spoke up on this, “Big Bang released 2nd minialbum ‘Hot Issue’ last year, and it had achieved album sales of 100,000 copies. They have set the record by being the first to release minialbum and also being the first minialbum to sell 100,000 copies.”
After their success with “Lies”, Big Bang came back with their 2nd minialbum last year with “Hot Issue” bringing us another hit song “Last greeting”. The album also include songs like “Fool” and “Crazy Dog” sampling song from Seo Taiji and Boys.
Big Bang’s 3rd minialbum “Stand Up” which has already achieved album sales of 85,000 copies, is doing very well as a steady seller in music stores, selling better than the average of their previous album. It is also predicted that they will achieved 100,000 album sales for this minialbum quite easily.