As reported earlier ,Popular Rock band Mr.Children
released 2 best albums『Mr.Children 2001-2005 ＜micro＞』 &『Mr.Children 2005-2010 ＜macro＞』
on their debut day 10th May (later than usual) to celebrate their 20th debut anniversary
With one less day ! , both albums can achieve 700k copied sales in first week !! .MACRO
sold 731,589 copies and MICRO
sold 715,556 copies !! staying at No.1 &No.2 consecutively in weekly chart .Total sales are 1.44 million copies ! ! Also, MACRO
has been the biggest first week sales since Arashi 's All the best (1999-2009)
in 2009 !!
This marked the a new record, as they’ve become the first artist more than 20 years into their debut to monopolize 1st and 2nd place. Hotei Tomoyasu had kept the record previously as he achieved 1st and 2nd place on the album ranking with his two best-of albums after 12 years and 11 months since his debut.
Additionally, Mr.Children tied the record with TMN and Porno Graffitti for topping 1st and 2nd place with best-of albums for the second time after their previous best-of albums.
Besides, they can surpass their later Original albums 's first week sales ,HOME
 693,038 copies (total 1,207,417 copies ) &Supermarket fantasy
 707,763 ( total 1,277,906 copies ) ,with one less day !!For later album SENSE [2010[ ,this
mysterious album has no Single ,no Lives on media ,lack of information before releasing and almost zero promotion .. 780k is very big !!
Moreover ,their older 2 best albums which were released in last 11 years （July ,2001) re-entered the TOP10 ! .『Mr.Children 1992-1995』
(Total sales 2.363 million copies ) soared from No.55 (last week) to No.9 and 『Mr.Children 1996-2000』
(Total sales 1.798 million copies ) from No.59 to No.12
Besides, their latest single Inori ~Namida no kidou
stay at No.4 on this weekNow , TOP 10 yearly album chart
*1 *,747,145 **1,567 EXILE JAPAN／Solo / EXILE／EXILE ATSUSHI 12/01/01*2 *,731,589 731,589 Mr.Children 2005-2010<macro> / Mr.Children 12/05/10 << NEW
*3 *,715,556 715,556 Mr.Children 2001-2005<micro> / Mr.Children 12/05/10 << NEW*4 *,390,481 **3,200 NEWTRAL / Ikimono gakari 12/02/29
*5 *,300,409 **2,375 Kis-My-1st / Kis-My-Ft2 12/03/28
*6 *,275,961 **2,219 Super girls / KARA 11/11/23 (Total :726,556)
*7 *,***,*** ***,*** FUNKY MONKEY BABYS4 / FUNKY MONKEY BABYS 11/12/21
*8 *,246,346 *38,721 YUZU YOU[2006-2011] / ゆず 12/04/25
*9 *,234,924 ****848 BUTTERFLY / L'Arc～en～Ciel 12/02/08
10 *,204,981 ***,970 The beginning / AYAKA 12/02/01
11 *,204,470 **1,593 GIRLS' GENERATION / 少女時代 11/06/01 (Total 846,524)Wow ~..Congrats to Misuchiru !! Their sales are enormous ! .It's seemly The LEGEND 's domination
They're still really strong and influence in music industry !!
Next week ,there are no rivals . I think Misuchiru will stay at No.1 &2 again ! !
This 2 albums 're likely to million in 1 month (maybe next 2weeks) .Wish they can do that !! XD
Go go go..MISUCHIRU !!
Source : Oricon
&2CH & Tokyohive