Korean Music Chart Overview (6th July 2016)

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Hello Asia! takes a look at changes in the Korean music charts as of the 6th of July. We look at three of the biggest charts from the industry: M! CountdownNaver and Melon.

M! Countdown: as of 26/6

1. Monster – EXO
2. I Like That – SISTAR
3. L.I.E – EXID
4. On The Road – DIA
5. Free Somebody – Luna

Naver: as of 6/7

1. Why So Lonely – Wonder Girls
2. Forever – BewhY
3. Shut Up – Unnies
4. To The Beautiful You – Wonder Girls
5. Butterfly – Boi.B

Melon: as of 11/3

1. Why So Lonely – Wonder Girls
2. Forever – BewhY
3. Shut Up – Unnies
4. Comfortable – Simon D, GRAY, One
5. Zion.T – Knock

…and the Wonder Girls! They’re back! The girls’ comeback with ‘Why So Lonely’ has been met with large success on the charts so far, and it seems that the rest of the songs on their album have a good chance of climbing up just as high! It’s impressive to see rookie group DIA high on the charts, and the influence of the latest season of ‘Show Me The Money’ cannot be understated with tracks from the show showing consistent popularity week after week.