ZEROBASEONE conquers new records with its spectacular return

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The wait is over for fans of ZEROBASEONEsince the talented project group of Boys Planet has made his long-awaited return with his second mini album titled MELTING POINTand they have not disappointed us in the least.

The album’s powerful title track, CRUSHhas been dominating the South Korean music charts since its release on November 6, establishing ZEROBASEONE as an unstoppable phenomenon in the music industry.

But that’s not all, because now, according to Hanteo Chart, MELTING POINT has achieved a monumental achievement by becoming the group’s first album to exceed 2 million sales in the first week. In its first 7 days, MELTING POINT has sold a staggering total of 2,131,.52 copiesbreaking her previous sales record for her successful debut mini album YOUTH IN THE SHADE. This shows the growing popularity and immense support they have received from their passionate fans, called ZEROSE.

This achievement places ZEROBASEONE as one of the few groups in Hanteo history to sell over 2 million copies of an album in its first week; just some industry giants —bts, SEVENTEEN, Stray Kids, TXT and NCT DREAM— have accomplished this amazing feat.

However, what makes ZEROBASEONE’s achievement even more impressive is that they have become the first to achieve that number in their first year of career.

ZEROBASEONE’s unprecedented success demonstrates the talent and dedication they have shown from the beginning. As they exceed all expectations and continue to make their mark on the music industry, we are excited for their future projects and eagerly anticipate their growth and evolution. Stay tuned, because ZEROBASEONE is here to stay and take over the music world!


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Christopher Johnson

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