1. Taeyang's 'White Night' Rules World Albums Chart for 2nd Week

    August 29, 2017 9:18 PM EDT It's still a White Night on Billboar d's World Albums chart as Taeyang reigns for a second week. The singer's recently released solo album returns to No. 1 on World Albums with an additional 1,000 copies sold in the week ending Aug. 24, according to Nielsen Music. That pushes…

  2. G-Dragon Tops World Albums Chart for 2nd Week to Nearly Double Total U.S. Sales

    June 21, 2017 7:45 PM EDT The achievement makes him the first solo K-pop act to have an album rule the chart for multiple weeks. While G-Dragon 's debut record sales last week were already something to gawk at -- achieving his best U.S. sales week in just one day -- the BIGBANG icon continues to set more…

  3. G-Dragon's 'Kwon Ji Yong' USB Release Opens Debate About What Makes an Album

    June 19, 2017 10:30 PM EDT While G-Dragon 's  Kwon Ji Yong  made a major debut on the Billboard 200  last week, the album's physical release has found a bit of a snag on its album charts at home.  As Billboard previously reported , the five-track release is currently considered ineligible for South Korea'…

  4. G-Dragon's 'Kwon Ji Yong' Earns His Best U.S. Sales Week Yet in Just 1 Day

    June 12, 2017 10:00 PM EDT The K-pop star's new EP hit the Billboard 200 and tops the World Albums Heatseekers Albums charts. The anticipation for the return of one of K-pop's biggest solo stars is felt on the Billboard 200 this week. G-Dragon 's new Kwon Ji Yong EP debuts at No. 192 on the Billboard…

  5. PSY Talks New '4X2=8' Album, 'Gangnam Style' Anniversary & If He Cares About YouTube Views

    May 31, 2017 5:44 PM EDT With more than 5 billion YouTube views and recently surpassing a landmark 10 million subscribers , PSY is the undisputed king of viral videos. But on his recently released 4X2=8 album, his eighth project since his 2001 debut on the Korean scene, the rapper-singer is coming with yet another…