Jul 21, 2017
is continuing to prove their global popularity with impressive chart success on the streaming platform Apple Music.
According to reports on July 21, EXO's fourth album “The War” topped Apple Music's overall album charts in 18 countries that include Greece, Peru, Chile, Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Nicaragua, El Salvador, and the Dominican Republic. The album ranked in the top 10 of 39 countries, including ranking second in Finland and Brazil, fifth in Sweden, and eighth in Norway and Portugal.
On Apple Music's genre-specific charts, “The War” topped the rankings in 30 countries in the pop album category in countries like Finland, Greece, Brazil, Peru, Chile, Mongolia, and Kazakhstan. In the K-pop album category, the album came out on top in 32 countries including the U.S., Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and Paraguay, proving yet again that EXO is extremely popular all around the world.
EXO has been on a roll with their new album, with one of their latest achievements including topping 42 global iTunes album charts (as of July 21). Their new title track “Ko Ko Bop” has topped popular Chinese music site Xiami Music's K-pop charts for the past three days as well.
Congratulations to EXO on the amazing achievement!