The boy band earns the highest-charting release for male Korean acts and is third K-pop act to hit the albums chart this year
American fans were ready to "Overdose" on the two new EPs from K-pop boy band EXO. "The 2nd Mini Album 'Overdose'" was released in both a Korean and Chinese version by EXO subgroups EXO-K and EXO-M, respectively, and both proved addictive to U.S. audiences.
EXO-K's version of the five-track EP flies into the Billboard 200 at No. 129. The South Korea-focused outfit sold 3,000 copies of their all-Korean set, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The EP also debuts at No. 1 on Billboard's Heatseekers Albums chart and No. 2 on the World Albums.