'Dimension: Dilemma': Enhypen sweeps charts, tops iTunes with 'almost million'-seller
The album is set to become a million-seller with 910K pre-orders and 500K first day sales
‘Super Rookie’ boy group Enhypen is definitely proving itself as the band's comeback is their most successful one yet. They released their first-ever studio album ‘Dimension: Dilemma’ on October 12. But the album had already caused a stir before its release. Fans were first excited when the group broke their own personal record by getting 600K pre-orders. But now, looks like they are set to become million-sellers as on the day before the release, it was revealed that the album had 910K pre-orders. It also has swept charts and topped iTunes within a day of its release.
Enhypen’s previous comeback ‘Border: Carnival’ released in April had topped domestic as well as global charts. It was #1 on Gaon Album Chart, Billboard, Japan’s Oricon and Billboard Japan’s Hot 100. It was also certified as a double-platinum album with more than 736K sales. Well, it looks like ‘Dimension: Dilemma’ is about to break that record. Even before the first 24-hour mark was over, Hanteo Chart reported that the album had crossed 501K sales.
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To date, only BTS, EXO’s Baekhyun, Blackpink, NCT Dream, EXO, Seventeen, NCT 127 have surpassed 500K sales on the first day in Hanteo Chart history. Enhypen joins this list as the only fourth-gen K-pop act to achieve this milestone. Their album also debuted at #1 on Hanteo Daily Chart and Gaon’s real-time Retail Album Chart. Additionally, ‘Dimension: Dilemma’ has topped iTunes in 26 countries like USA, Singapore and Brazil. It was also #1 on iTunes Worldwide while the title track ‘Tamed-Dashed’ topped on iTunes Top Songs chart in six countries.
Enhypen is also #2 on MelOn’s Male Group Chart. The music video for ‘Tamed-Dashed’ trended at #1 on YouTube worldwide. It had also crossed 1 million views within 15 minutes of the release. It currently has 6.6 million YouTube views. It has also done well on domestic and Japanese charts as the album as well as its title track ‘Tamed-Dashed’ secured #1 on Line Music Chart. The title track was #5 on Bugs, #40 on Vibe and entered the top 100 of Genie.
‘You guys did so well’
Happy fans have been trending Enhypen with supportive messages. One fan tweeted, “You guys @ENHYPEN_members did so well , congrats to your 2nd comeback !! we really enjoyed the comeback show !! vv proud !! ily, my seven.” Another posted, “ENHYPEN FUTURE OF KPOP ♥︎ no words could describe how proud I am 🥺 THIS COMEBACK IS AMAZING!! huge applause to our 7 boys 🥺💗 CONGRATS ENHAAA.”
One fan joked, “Enhypen topping the charts in every country but not in korea. they are supposed to be a kpop group right?” “I'M SO PROUD OF #ENHYPEN THEY'VE BEEN THROUGH A LOT THIS PAST FEW MONTHS BUT THEY WERE ABLE TO GIVE US AN AMAZING COMEBACK. PLEASE SHOW MORE LOVE AND SUPPORT FOR OUR BEST BOYS. ENHA IS TRULY THE FUTURE OF KPOP,” said one fan.
enhypen topping the charts in every country but not in korea. they are supposed to be a kpop group right? 😭— lia; stream tamed-dashed✨ (@jungwontwothree) October 13, 2021
I'M SO PROUD OF #ENHYPEN THEY'VE BEEN THROUGH A LOT THIS PAST FEW MONTHS BUT THEY WERE ABLE TO GIVE US AN AMAZING COMEBACK. PLEASE SHOW MORE LOVE AND SUPPORT FOR OUR BEST BOYS. ENHA IS TRULY THE FUTURE OF KPOP.— KJ🦋 (@AndLoveYouKJ) October 12, 2021
NA NA NA#TAMED_DASHED #DIMENSION_DILEMMA pic.twitter.com/zSCPXQAOq9