(Clockwise from top left) Stray Kids, The Boyz, TXT, ASTRO and Red Velvet (Twitter) 

K-pop boy bands Stray Kids, The Boyz, TXT and ASTRO, and girl group Red Velvet led the monthly physical album sales in South Korea in August.

According to Korea’s Hanteo Chart, which announced the best-selling albums in August, Stray Kids’ “Noeasy,” released on Aug. 23, is No. 1 with 711,888 copies sold for the month.

The Boyz’s “Thrill-ing,” which came out on Aug. 9, grabbed second place with 586,068 copies sold in August.

TXT’s repackaged album “The Chaos Chapter: Fight or Escape,” released on Aug. 17, placed third with 495,177 copies sold.

ASTRO’s eight mini-album “Switch On,” which dropped on Aug. 2, is in fourth place with 292,791 copies in sales for the month.

Red Velvet’s comeback album “Queendom,” released on Aug. 16, took fifth place with 218,293 copies sold.

Here are the top 30 best-selling physical albums in South Korea in August, according to Hanteo Chart:

  1. Stray Kids – “Noeasy” – 711,888 copies sold
  2. The Boyz – “Thrill-ing” – 586,068
  3. TXT – “The Chaos Chapter: Fight or Escape” – 495,177
  4. ASTRO – “Switch On” – 292,791
  5. Red Velvet – “Queendom” – 218,293
  6. Golden Child – “Game Changer” – 136,473
  7. Cravity – “The Awakening: Written in the Stars” – 114,139
  8. CIX – “OK” Prologue: Be OK – 111,761
  9. EXO’s D.O – “Empathy” – 105,690
  10. ONF – “Popping” – 96,872
  11. GOT7’s JB – “Somo: Fume” – 61,436
  12. Park Jihoon – “My Collection” – 53,114
  13. Verivery – “Series O-Round 2: Hole” – 50,086
  14. Mirae – “Splash” – 46,274
  15. Kwon Eun-bi – “Open” – 43,222
  16. Dreamcatcher – “Summer Holiday” – 43,213
  17. BTOB – “4U: Outside, Silent Version” – 40,336
  18. Weeekly – “Play Game, Holiday” – 40,269
  19. BTS – “Butter” – 37,913
  20. SF9 – “Turn Over” – 36,665
  21. EXO – “Don’t Fight the Feeling” – 32,433
  22. Ha Sung-woon – “Select Shop” – 29,877
  23. Sparkling – “Diamond” – 26,391
  24. Kim Jong Kook and ATEEZ – “Season Songs” – 21,105
  25. NCT Dream – “Hello Future” – 19,769
  26. Sunmi – “1/6” – 17,392
  27. Kim Woojin – “The Moment: A Minor” – 11,863
  28. Brave Girls – “After ‘We Rid’” – 11,456
  29. BTS – “Love Yourself: Tear” – 10,827
  30. T1419 – “Before Sunrise, Pt. 3” – 10,802

Source: Manila Bulletin (https://mb.com.ph/2021/09/02/stray-kids-the-boyz-txt-astro-red-velvet-top-monthly-physical-album-sales-in-august/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=stray-kids-the-boyz-txt-astro-red-velvet-top-monthly-physical-album-sales-in-august)