SM Entertainment officially announced on the 10th that “SM’s total album sales in 2021 have exceeded 17.62 million copies.” SM’s 25 albums released in 2021 sold 15,043,000 copies. Previously released Gubo also sold 2578,000 copies, recording a total of 17,621,000 album sales in 2021 (as of December 31). In addition, NCT 127 and NCT DREAM, which became triple million sellers, as well as EXO, Baekhyun, and NCT albums set a record of breaking through 1 million copies. According to the Gaon Chart data cited by HYBE on the 7th, HYBE label artists such as BTS, Tomorrow X Together, Enhypen, and Seventeen recorded a total of 26 albums in the Top 100, recording an annual cumulative sales of 15.23 million copies. . In addition, 15 albums released before 2021 sold 4,352,311 copies, making BTS a cumulative sales of 7,351,718 copies. He also won the title of artist with the most album sales based on Gaon Chart in 2021. Kim Jin-woo, senior researcher at Gaon Chart, said, “In 2021, the top 400 album sales are expected to be around 60 million albums. .