BTS's new album sold more than two million copies in a week
According to a Hanteo chart report on November 27, BE (Deluxe Edition) sold 2,274,882 copies in its first week of release, from November 20 to November 26, 2020. At the same time, 1,950,000 copies were purchased by fans only on the first day of sales, and in the second this figure rose to two million.
Thus, BE (Deluxe Edition) is the second highest-selling album in its first week in Hanteo history, behind only BTS's other album, Map Of The Soul: 7, which sold around 3,370,000. place in this ranking is also the group BTS - with the album Map Of The Soul: Persona, which sold about 2,130,000 copies during the week.
The BE album was released in only one version, while other BTS albums are usually released in several versions. This time the design of the album, like everything else, was developed by the band members themselves. According to preliminary estimates, the band earned about 89 billion won (about 80.5 million US dollars) from album sales in a week.