Oricon Flashback: Week of 3/6

We’re back with this week’s edition of Oricon Flashback. This is where we look back on what topped Oricon this week 5, 10, 15, and 20 years ago. Think of it as a way to reminisce and learn about the past of Japanese music.

3/3/97

Album:

Favorite Blue – DREAM & MEMORIES (third week sales: 44,200)

Single:

Namie Amuro – CAN YOU CELEBRATE? (first week sales: 828,480)

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3/4/02

Album:

BUMP OF CHICKEN – jupiter (first week sales: 250,210)

Single:

Morning Musume – Souda! We’re ALIVE (first week sales: 272,950)

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3/5/07

Album:

Shiina Ringo x Saito Neko – Heisei Fuuzoku (first week sales: 97,652)

Single:

Arashi – Love so sweet (first week sales: 204,493)

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3/5/12

Album:

KAT-TUN – CHAIN (first week sales: 110,055)

Single:

Hey! Say! JUMP – SUPER DELICATE (first week sales: 248,778)

RIAJ Digital Track Chart:

Nishino Kana – SAKURA, I love you?

  • Comments

    • Roddy

      So good to see KAT-TUN and Namie there.. good times :D

    • maguro part deux

      That performance of Gamble is just fucking amazing.

    • Niña

      Wasn’t Super Delicate released on February 22?

    • lol

      aww LSS…the song that made arashi got more recognized XD

    • almond

      good times indeed~ can you celebrate and LSS is forever on my fav list.

    • Step Rivera

      SAKURA, I love you? and Distance are my two favorite songs from Kana Nishino and I still listen to it.