B.A.P (Bang Yong Guk, Him Chan, Dae Hyun, Young Jae, Jong Up, and Zelo)’s new song “No Mercy” ranked first on the G-Music weekly K-pop chart in Taiwan on July 19, the day the album was released, and have topped the chart for five consecutive weeks. It’s an eye-opening achievement for a new Korean singing group that just debuted in Korea in January this year.
However, this wasn’t the only achievement.
On August 21, TS Entertainment, B.A.P’s agency, reported that “No Mercy” topped the Asian music chart in Germany, issued on August 18, beating all famous Asian singers’ songs.
TS Entertainment says, “The system operator of the Asian music chart in Germany personally sent a message of congratulations, saying B.A.P is the only new group to top the chart this year and the second new group to top the chart after 2009, the year this music chart was founded.”