Back with a new Oricon Weekly roundup.
This article covers the 1st week of December, including singles and albums released between 05/12/2022 and 11/12/2022.
Let’s take a look at the data.
Oricon Weekly Albums Ranking
NEW ENTRY: ST☆RISH and QUARTET NIGHT “Uta no Prince-Sama Shining Live 5th Anniversary CD”
STARISH and QUARTET NIGHT‘s “Uta no Prince-Sama Shining Live 5th Anniversary CD” was extremely well received, managing to sell 19.281 copies, ranking at #5 in the middle of tough competition from K-pop and J-pop idols.
NEW ENTRY: Soma Saito “Yin/Yang”
Soma Saito‘s 3rd EP arrived to shake everyone to their core with some of the most visceral (and dark) songs you can get.
“Yin/Yang” was extremely well received – despite the lack of promotions on radio, TV and magazines -, selling 9,469 copies in its first week.
“Yin/Yang” is ranked at #9, making it the 8th consecutive CD of his to rank within Oricon’s top 10.
Oricon Weekly Singles Ranking
NEW ENTRY: ALKALOID “VERMILION”
ALKALOID‘s entry in the ongoing ES Idol Song season3 CD series in the Ensemble Stars!! franchise “VERMILION” enters the chart at #9 with 5,605 copies sold.
NEW ENTRY: DRAMATIC STARS “THE IDOLM@STER SideM GROWING SIGN@L 14 DRAMATIC STARS”
DRAMATIC STARS’ “THE IDOLM@STER SideM GROWING SIGN@L 14 DRAMATIC STARS” enters the chart at #18 after selling 2,751 copies.
If there aren’t sales figures on the prints posted, the music label behind that artist doesn’t want to disclose that information.
It often happens with the Daily rankings. The Oricon charts depicted here only count physical copies. Digital figures are featured on a different chart.