ITZY broke its own record by surpassing 140,000 album sales for ‘Not Shy’ in its first week.
According to the report from Naver, ITZY’s third mini-album ‘Not Shy,’ released on the 17th, record 144,355 copies album sales based on the Hanteo chart. The figure is more than double the initial group record of 64,659 copies for “IT’z ME’.
The title track ‘Not Shy’, swept the Korean music sites real-time charts upon it’s release. ITZY has shown off its global popularity with remarkable achievements not only in Korea but also internationally. It topped the Japanese Line Music Daily Chart, iTunes Japan’s K-pop song and K-pop album category on the 18th. It also topped QQ Music, a Chinese music website.
In addition, the music video loved by fans. In just 17 hours after its release, it surpassed 10 million views on Youtube. As of this writing, it surpassing 29.03 million views, and is on the verge of achieving 30 million views.
Furthermore, ITZY begun full-scale music broadcasting activities starting with MNET’s “M Countdown” for all their active songs. The performance of ‘Not Shy,’ boasts the highest level of difficulty, performed with outstanding live performances, raising the satisfaction of fans.
“Not Shy” is a song written by Park Jin Young, the head of JYP Entertainment, and sings a pledge to express love without hesitation regardless of the ending.