Based on the Astrovision/Astroplus Charts for the same week which I posted HERE, I pretty much expected that Girls Generation would totally dominate the Odyssey Music & Video Stores Chart for May 17 to 23.

However, Charice’s self-titled international debut album seems to hold strong at #1 despite the heavy assault from the newly launched “Run Devil Run” album by Girls Generation at #2. “Genie” and “Gee” also figure prominently in the rankings at #4 and #5. Nowhere to be found is “Oh” which was also one of the four albums from Girls Generation that surged up the rankings in the Astrovision/Astroplus Charts thanks to the Black Soshi Day event by Universal Records. I think that Sony Music can definitely learn a lot from Universal Records on how to promote K-Pop artists locally but more on that on a later post.

Meanwhile, “Don Don” by Super Junior remains steady at #6. This makes it it’s third week in the Odyssey Music & Video Stores Chart – proving the strong following of the group in the country.

Over-All Top 10 Albums: May 17 to May 23
1. Charice (Warner Music) – Charice [=]
2. Run Devil Run (Universal Records) – Girls Generation [NE]
3. My World 2.0 (MCA Music) – Justin Bieber [-1]
4. Genie (Universal Records) – Girls Generation [RE]
5. Gee (Universal Records) – Girls Generation [RE]

6. Don’t Don (Universal Records) – Super Junior [-2]
7. Ikaw Na Nga (Star Records) – Willie Revillame [-2]
8. Addicted to Acoustic 2 (Vicor Music) – Princess [NE]
9. Today’s Fav. Love Songs Unplugged (Ivory Records) – Various Artists [+1]
10. Perhaps Love (Star Records) – Aiza Seguerra [NE]

[NE] New Chart Entry

[RE] Chart Re-Entry
[=] No Chart Movement
[+] Upward Chart Movement
[-] Downward Chart Movement


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  1. […] Girls Generation totally dominated the latest Odyssey Music & Video Store Chart which I posted HERE and the Astroplus/Astrovision Album Sales Chart which I posted […]

  2. […] the incredible performance of THREE Girls Generation albums in the chart last week which I posted HERE, the girl group’s new Run Devil Run album has dropped three places to land at number 5. The […]

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