The group Stray Kids is having the hottest days since their debut after achieving ‘Career High’ with their 2nd full-length album ‘NOEASY’.
Stray Kids, who made a comeback after releasing the album ‘NOEASY’ and the title song ‘Thunderous’ on the 23rd of last month, succeeded in setting the team’s best record in various domestic and international charts. Stray Kids, who continue to be popular by pouring new records in the fourth week of release, have perfectly positioned themselves as the ‘K-pop 4th generation leader’ through their second full-length album prepared with all their might.
With their 2nd full-length album, Stray Kids has become a ‘million-selling artist’ by surpassing the cumulative shipments of 1.1 million copies on the Gaon Chart as of the 31st of last month. Prior to the official release, as of August 17, the pre-order amount recorded 830,000 copies, surpassing the 300,000 copies of the previous work ‘IN生’ (Life) early, and on the 23rd, the day of release, it reached 930,000 copies, which is sure to be a million seller.
In particular, after the official release of the album, 355,946 copies were sold on the Hanteo Chart, an album aggregation site, in only one day, and on the 25th, it recorded 516,019 copies, achieving a splendid achievement of becoming a half-million seller on the third day of release. Stray Kids performed well on several global charts and showed off their distinct presence. During the same period, the album ranked 3rd and 6th respectively on the Top 10 Global Album Debuts chart and the Top 10 USA Album Debuts chart.
According to the Billboard chart as of September 4, ‘NOEASY’ was ranked 4th in Heatseekers Album, 5th in World Album, 38th in Independent Album, and 69th in Top Current Album Sales. It ranked 52nd in the global (excluding the US) and 80th in the Billboard Global 200, making a remarkable achievement of being chart-in in seven Billboard categories.