SNSD’s 1st Japanese album ‘Girls’ Generation’ which was certified ‘Double Platinum’ by RIAJ is now on sale domestically in Korea.
The album was released on July 13th through major music sites such as melOn, dosirak, Bugs!, etc and had since garnered much interest from fans in Korea.
The album, which was launched on June 1st in Japan, emerged as the best selling album in the first week of release by foreign artistes. The album also put SNSD as the first Korean girl group to have topped the Oricon Weekly Album Chart. Within only a month, the album recorded a massive sales of 500,000 copies and was certified ‘Double Platinum’ by the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ).
The 12-track album consists of hit singles ‘Gee’, ‘Genie’, ‘Run Devil Run’, ‘Mr.Taxi’, Japanese version of ‘Hoot’ and also their new Japanese tracks such as ‘The Great Escape’, ‘Bad Girl’, etc.
After successfully completed their performances in Paris, SNSD who are active promoting in Japan will be opening their 2nd solo concert on July 23rd and 24th at the Seoul Olympic Park Stadium.