On November 5th, the Japanese Oricon chart released their latest chart to reveal that BTS’ Jin had sold 104,018 copies of ‘The Astronaut’, rocketing straight to number one.
Previously, 'The Astronaut' was ranked 43rd on Japan’s Billboard 'Hot 100' chart and 8th on the 'Download Song' chart. Jin’s debut solo single took first place in the weekly music video Top 100 chart of ‘Line Music’, which is Japan's largest music site.
In addition, ‘The Astronaut’ entered UK's official chart 'Single Chart Top 100' at #61. The track also made it to #2 on both the 'Single Sales Chart Top 100' and the 'Single Download Chart Top 100.’
Back at home, in Korea, ‘The Astronaut’ topped the weekly album charts in Korea’s Hanteo Chart and Circle Chart. According to the Hanteo Chart, Jin sold out a total of 770,126 copies within the first week of release.
Collaborated with British band Coldplay, ‘The Astronaut’ is a pop and rock song. Jin’s unique dreamy vocals stand out which has captured the hearts of fans across the world.