Girls’ Generation, one of South Korea’s top pop groups, showed its star power by selling more than 100,000 albums for three times in a row.
SM Entertainment, the girl group’s agency, said “Genie,” the second mini-album, which was released on June 29, reached 100,497 in sales as of Tuesday.
This means that the nine-member group set a unique record by selling more than 100,000 copies of “Girls’ Generation,” the group’s first regular album, “Gee,” the first mini-album, and “Genie.”
Girls’ Generation has been shining in the local music market since its debut in 2007 with a string of success: “Into the World,” “Girls’ Generation,” “Kissing You,” “Baby Baby,” and “Gee.”
Its members include Yoona, Tiffany, Yuri, Hyoyeon, Sooyoung, Seohyun, Taeyeon, Jessica and Sunny. (Korea Times)