The details of publication is as follows:
1) Newspaper name: Berita Harian, one of the mainstream newspaper in Malaysia
2) Country: Malaysia
3) Language of paper: Malay
Link to paper’s online portal: Here
Title: “Kim Jaejoong’s popularity soared”
The article talks about Kim Jaejoong’s success as solo singer with more than 200,000 mini-album sales of I/Y, his incursion to rock genre, and his anticipated upcoming 1st Album release on the next month.
It also mentions Jaejoong is venturing into the field design, creating back packs and mobile phone cases. Since April the sales of the bag reached 30,000 units.
Shared by: JYJ3
The Gaon Chart is the national chart of South Korea and is intended to be the equivalent of Oricon in Japan and Billboard in the United States.
The Gaon Album Chart are a set national charts that ranks the best-selling albums, including mini-albums and singles, in South Korea, provided by the Korea Music Content Industry Association. The charts are made up of charts tracking domestic album sales, international album sales and a combined overall album sales in weekly, monthly and year-end format.
KPOPSALES shared the following information on September 19th:
*** Kim Jaejoong released 2 Mini-albums “I” & “Y”.
“I” Mini-album was released on January 17th, following by the Repackage Mini-album “Y” on February 26th, that contains the same songs from I with two extra tracks ”Only Love” & “Kiss B” and two instrumental tracks, this mini-album was released to please the high demand and the limited stock of I Mini-album. According to CJeS both mini-albums are sold out.
*** XIA Junsu released his 2nd Album “Incredible” on July 15th.
Jaejoong was featured on the cover of Indonesian tabloid, Tabloid Gaul, early July 2013 edition.
Jaejoong’s < I > won over SNSD’s <I Got A Boy> in the First Round, Vote from July 15 to July 23
First Round: Finished
Quarter-final Round: July 24~July 30 (Finished)
Semi-final Round: July 31~Aug 6 (Finished)
★★★Final Round: Aug 7~Aug13
Jaejoong’s < I > won over SNSD’s <I Got A Boy> in the First Round,
Jaejoong’s < I > won over Shinhwa’s <The Classic> in the Quarter-final Round,
Jaejoong’s < I > won over Shinee’s <Dream Girl> in the Semi-final Round,
and now he is against veteran singer Cho Yong Pil’s <Hello> in the Final Round
Physical Album chart ranking for the first half of 2013 (January – June)