For the primary time within the historical past of the Billboard Japan Hot 100 track chart, the highest three positions have been dominated by one artist: Ado.
On the brand new chart dated Aug. 17, the 19-year-old singer’s One Piece anime film theme “Shinjidai (Uta from ONE PIECE FILM RED)” hits No. 1, adopted by two extra songs from the movie’s soundtrack.
On the chart tallying the week of Aug. 8 to 14, Ado’s “Shinjidai” strikes 3-1, “Gyakko” 25-2, and “Watashi wa saikyo” 30-3 to fill the highest three slots. In the meantime, “Utakata lullaby” hits No. 5, “Kaze no yukue” No. 12, “Tot Musica” No. 13, “Sekai no tsuzuki” No. 16, and “Binks’s Sake” No. 40, leading to 4 songs coming into the highest 10 on the Japan Scorching 100. Different songs by the “Usse-wa” singer have additionally risen throughout the board, demonstrating the breakout songstress’s skill to completely tackle the large-scale tie-in to achieve new followers.
Weekly streams for “Shinjidai” doubled from 8,181,013 to 17,167,052 this week to hit No. 1 for the metric and earned the largest streaming week of 2022 thus far. The monitor additionally guidelines downloads with 19,053 items (up from 15,406). It additionally hits No. 2 for video views, No. 4 for radio, No. 11 for karaoke, and No. 22 for Twitter mentions, doubling the general whole factors to rise to the highest of the Japan track chart.
The track that prevented “Shinjidai” from taking the highest spot for video is Snow Man’s “JUICY.” The lead single from the nine-member Johnny’s group’s second album Snow Labo. S2, due Sept. 21, soared on this metric. It launched with 2,487,038 views final week and racked up 4,101,017 views this week, overtaking “Shinjidai,” which logged 3,674,981 views.
The Billboard Japan Scorching 100 combines bodily and digital gross sales, audio streams, radio airplay, Twitter mentions, YouTube and GYAO! video views, Gracenote look-ups and karaoke knowledge.
See the total Billboard Japan Scorching 100 chart, tallying the week from Aug. 8 to 14, here.