[NEWS] FTIsland Created a New Record in Japan, Once Again



FTIsland created a new record in Japan, increasing their level of popularity in the country.

FTIsland performed on Fuji TV Mezamashi Live on 7 August for their first time and had the greatest number of audience since Mezamashi Live started. Though the audience capacity has been capped at 2,000 pax, a total of 40,000 people applied for entry to the show to catch the band’s performance.

They had about 10,000 fans gathered at Mezamashi Live, breaking the record of 8,000, previously held by Big Bang.

The band started the live with their latest single “Let it go”, followed by hit titles including “Flower Rock”, “Brand-new days”, “Boom Boom Boom” and many others, captivating the crowd with their performance.

FTIsland broke several records in Japan lately. Being the first overseas group of artiste to be ranked first on the Oricon weekly chart for their first album, they also held a sold out concert tour in 5 cities, followed by a solo Budokan concert, whereby tickets were snapped up completely within 2 minutes*.

On the other hand, FTIsland will be holding solo concerts at Ax-Korea on the coming 20 and 21 August. After which, they will embark on an Asia tour.

* Other news source stated 12 minutes.
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