BABYMETAL Tops iTunes Charts

Evidently, “Gimmie Choco!!” was what it took for the rest of the world to discovered Japan's mini metal heads

If you've been following Crunchyroll News, you're undoubtedly familiar with Japan's mini-metal heads BABYMETAL. 

 

 

Evidently, “Gimmie Choco!!” was what it took for the rest of the world to discovered them, because, this week coverage was everywhere from Gawker to USA Today. It's now been viewed over 2.6 million times.

 

The break out week also saw their self titled album hit the top of the iTunes Metal chart in the US (34 overall), UK, Canada and beyond.  In the US, it also topped the Rock album chart.

It got to No.20 on Billboard “Heatseekers Albums” chart.

 

 


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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

 

 

 

 

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