ITZY wrap up first-week sales for ‘Checkmate’, placing 4th highest in K-Pop girl group first-week album sales

ITZY have wrapped up the first-week sales count for their 5th mini album, ‘Checkmate’.

Released on July 15 at 12 1 PM KST, ITZY’s 5th mini album ‘Checkmate’ wrapped up its first-week sales count on the Hanteo chart on July 21. During the first week of sales, ‘Checkmate’ distributed a total of 472,300 copies, setting a new personal high in first-week sales for ITZY.

Furthermore, ‘Checkmate’ has now landed in 4th place on the list of highest first-week album sales for K-Pop girl groups, behind aespa’s ‘Girls’ (#1), Lisa’s ‘LALISA’ (#2), and BLACKPINK’s ‘The Album’ (#3).