BTS Certified Platinum, Nogizaka46 Hits Million Mark in Japan

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BTS performs onstage during the 2017 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on Nov. 19, 2017 in Los Angeles. 

The Recording Industry Association of Japan announced the music recording certifications for the month of April 2018.

<a href="/music/BTS">BTS</a>' FACE YOURSELF album was certified Platinum, while <a href="/music/Nogizaka-46">Nogizaka46</a>'s "Synchronicity" was certified Million. The J-pop girl group's 20th single released April 25 became the third single selling over a million copies in 2018 following <a href="/music/Keyakizaka46">Keyakizaka46</a>'s "Glass Wo Ware!" and <a href="/music/AKB48">AKB48</a>'s "Ja-Ba-Ja."

A total of 14 works were certified, including <a href="/music/NMB48">NMB48</a>'s single "Yokubomono" and <a href="/music/Kis-My-Ft2">Kis-My-Ft2</a>'s album Yummy!!, both certified Platinum in their respective categories. 

Singles
Million: "Synchronicity," Nogizaka46 
Platinum: "Yokubomono," NMB48
Gold: "Haru Ha Doko Kara Kurunoka?" NGT48
Gold: "Ask Yourself," KAT-TUN
Gold: "a kind of love," Bullet Train (Chotokkyu)

Albums
Platinum: Yummy!!, Kis-My-Ft2
Platinum: FACE YOURSELF, BTS
Gold: Sakana Zukan, Sakanaction
Gold: SHINee THE BEST FROM NOW ON, SHINee
Gold: BEST All Singles & Covers Hits, BENI
Gold: Yuming Kara No, Koi No Uta, Yumi Matsutoya
Gold: BIG YELL, Yuzu

Videos (DVDs)
Gold: GENERATIONS LIVE TOUR 2017 MAD CYCLONE, GENERATIONS from EXILE TRIBE
Gold: LIVE TOUR 2017 The ONES, V6