[Kpop Planet News] ENHYPEN Sweeps Global Music Charts With "Orange Blood"
ENHYPEN's new album has garnered huge success in both Korea and overseas!
The septet dropped their 5th mini album "Orange Blood" last Friday (November 17). The album sold more than 1.38 million copies on its first day of release according to Hanteo Chart, which managed to break the group's previous first week-sales record of 1.32 million set by their last mini album "Dark Blood" within just one day.
"Orange Blood" is also ENHYPEN's second album to record over 1 million copies of first-day sales following "Dark Blood", which sold over 1.1 million copies on its first day back in May.
This also made ENHYPEN achieved the "quadruple million seller" status, as the group now owns four million seller albums alongside their first full album "Dimension: Dilemma" and third mini album "Manifesto: Day 1".
Apart from setting a new personal record for album sales, "Orange Blood" also topped music charts around the world. The album debuted atop on iTunes Top Albums charts in more than 16 regions including Indonesia, Egypt, and the Philippines.
Moreover, the title track "Sweet Venom" ranked No.1 on iTunes Top Song Chart in 12 countries. The music video even surpassed the 10 million views milestone within only 21 hours of its release, testifying ENHYPEN's rapidly growing popularity and huge fan base globally as one of the most aspiring 4th generation K-pop boy groups.
Meanwhile, ENHYPEN held a comeback showcase for their new album "ORANGE BLOOD EN-CONNECT Night" on November 18 in Lotte World to celebrate their comeback with ENGENE. The showcase is a part of ENHYPEN and HYBE's webtoon "Dark Moon: Altar of the Moon"'s collaboration project with Lotte World.
During the showcase, the members performed several songs from "Orange Blood" and "Dark Blood" including "Still Monster" and "Karma", and played various games such as eye-contact and random play dance. They also took the opportunity to interact with fans and shared their thoughts and behind-the-scenes stories of the new album, spending a wonderful night together with ENGENE.
.@ENHYPEN_members made a special memory with Engene on Saturday by holding its fan event "Orange Blood En-Connect Night" at an amusement park! This comes in time for the group's release of a new album. #ENHYPEN #ORANGEBLOOD pic.twitter.com/4YJ0wDoiw9— KpopHerald (@Kpop_Herald) November 20, 2023
Congratulations to ENHYPEN for the huge success of "Orange Blood", and let's continue to support the boys' upcoming album promotion activities!