The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime single/album of October 7-13. The number one single of the 41st week of year 2013 is "the fantasy band" Sound Horizon's 4th single "Halloween to Yoru no Monogatari" (Halloween and the Story of the Night) which was released in Japan on October 9. Sound Horizon is a musical unit formed by Revo in 2001 and made its major debut with the 1st album "lysion ~Rakuen e no Zensokyoku~" from Bell Wood Records in October 2004. The Halloween-themed single also gets an amazing 3rd spot in the Oricon weekly single ranking selling 46,706 units in the first week.
According to the Oricon ranking, Aya Hirano's 12th single "Promise" debuted in a 36th and sold 1,471 units, while her best-selling song "Bouken Desho Desho?," which was released in April 2006 as her 2nd single, sold 13,996 units in the first week.
Weekly Top 10 (October 7-13, 2013)
1 (new). "Halloween to Yoru no Monogatari"
Sound Horizon (4th single)
"Asa made Halloween"
2 (new). "Remle Rose no Majo"
Haruka Shimotsuki (2nd mini album)
3 (1). "Hallelujah"
Kalafina (13th single/The Garden of Sinners/recalled out summer theme song)
4 (10). "THE IDOLM@STER CINDERELLA MASTER Passion jewelries! 001"
Sayuri Hara, Rei Matsuzaki, Tomoyo Kurosawa, Nozomi Yamamoto, Haruka Yoshimura
5 (new). "Sono Koe o Oboeteiru"
Marina Kawano (Monogatari Series: Second Season 2nd ED)
6 (4). "UP STAIRS"
Daisuke Ono (3rd mini album)
7 (5). "DOWN STAIRS"
Daisuke Ono (2nd mini album)
"Kiss Kiss Kiss" & "Monocro no Niji"
8 (3). "J-Anison Shinkyoku Matsuri: Pradise DJ Kazu in No.1 Kyonetsu MIX"
DJ Kazu (3rd anime song Mix album)
9 (6). "Jiyuu eno Shingeki"
Linked Horizon (3rd single)
10 (2). "IMMORAL WEDDING"
Phero☆men (voice actor Junichi Suwabe & Kousuke Torimi's unit/4th single)