Surprisingly, it took the band just one day, to nearly double its previous first-week opening record, making Carats swoon. However, it has smashed the Hanteo Chart’s daily chart in Korea, as well as the QQ Music’s daily and several of China’s weekly bestselling music charts.
While the title single, ‘Ready to Love,’ rocketed its way to the top of Line Music and AWA in Japan, it has also garnered high positions on several prominent local music charts, like Genie, Melon, and Bugs. Carats flooded Twitter with the joyous news and supported the boys’ band in celebrating its extraordinary achievement.
According to reports from Korean news agencies, SEVENTEEN also topped iTunes Albums lists in 18 countries as well as achieving No. 1 on iTunes Top Songs rankings in at least 22 countries. Formed by Pledis Entertainment, SEVENTEEN or SVT is a popular South Korean boy band consisting of 13 fabulous artists. The group was formed back in 2015 and recently celebrated its sixth anniversary. The band’s success is not just limited to Korea, but it has developed a massive fan following internationally.
The members are S.Coups, Jeonghan, Joshua, Jun, Hoshi, Wonwoo, Woozi, DK, Mingyu, The8, Seungkwan, Vernon and Dino.