Wed, February 18, 2009 (1:08am EST)
's 9th single, "ONE DROP," led the charts this week with 281,000
in sales. This gave them their ninth consecutive #1, extending back to their debut single. This is currently the third longest such streak, behind NEWS
(10) and KinKi Kids
At #2 was girl band Stereopony, with 31,000 copies
of their second single, "Namida no Mukou," which is being used as the theme song of "Mobile Suit Gundam 00." This is their first time in the top ten. Also in the top ten this week were The Gospellers at #5 and Salyu at #10.
Read the article here: http://www.tokyograph.com/new
Gosh, there's like a 250,000
lead over the sales of the no.2 single on the chart which just topped 31,000 copies. And that's with the economic crisis! Way to go boys. Omedetou Kat-tun! Now on to the next no.1 single - Rescue! for another chart busting performance.