Sphere's third album gets the top spot
The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime single/album of July 9-15. The No.1 album of the week is voice actress idol unit Sphere's 3rd album "Third Planet". The album includes their smash-hit singles, "Non stop road" (OP song for TV anime Natsuiro Kiseki), "Hazy" (1st ED song for Hanasaku Iroha), and "HIGH POWERED" (OP song for Squid Girl). The CD also gets amazing 1st spot in the Oricon daily album ranking and 3rd spot in the weekly ranking, selling 21,163 units in the first week. The limited edition of the album with a Blu-ray disc which contains their PV and live footage is already sold out.
Weekly Top 10 (July 9-15)
1 (new) "Third Planet"
Sphere (3rd album)
"Non stop road" CM
"HIGH POWERED" CM
2 (new). "Zone//Alone"
Minori Chihara (15th single/Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere II OP)
3 (2). "Hikounin Sentai Akibaranger Original Album Ending & Nijiyome"
4 (5). "Intensity"
amu (2nd album)
5 (6). "diorama"
Yonezu Kenshi (aka popular vocaloid song creator, Hachi/1st major album)
6. "Natsume Yujin-cho Theme Song Collection"
7 (new). "Respect for Anison"
Naomi Tamura (Anime cong cover album)
8 (new). "Cosmic EXPO"
Mikako Komatsu (concept album for Bodacious Space Pirates)
9 (new). "Okaa-san no Uta"
Ann Sally (Wolf Children theme song)
10 (new). "Shibuya-kei feat. Hatsune Miku"
"Wendsday Rain Dance" by Nem
2012 weekly rankings
Source: MANTAN WEB