Fanclubs of BTS' V and Jungkook mass-purchase 'Map of the Soul: Persona'
Jun Ko, May 20, 2019, 10:43 a.m.
Chinese fanclubs of BTS' V and Jungkook were revealed to have mass-purchased 'Map of the Soul: Persona', which marked them to be the top album-purchasing fanclubs! The startling amount of albums purchased by the two fanclubs impressed both domestic and abroad fans as BTS had not promoted in China.
Invoices of the mass purchases from V's fanclub were complied online to show the amount of batch orders the fanclub had made; the receipts revealed that the albums were purchased in varying amounts: 2,400, 60,000, 5,000, and more. The amount of the purchased albums totaled to 150,000 album copies.
Jungkook's fanclub was revealed to have purchased a total of 161,000 'Map of the Soul: Persona' albums, which is now recorded as the highest number of album mass-purchases ever made.
[BAIDU JK BAR ALBUM GO] Map of the Soul: Persona— JungkookCHINA (@Jungkook_CHINA) May 19, 2019
Sales confirmation: 161,000 albums
🔥Largest Album GO in BTS this year
🔥Highest album purchasing fanbase in BTS for 3 Consecutive Years
🔥Breaks all time KPOP fan community record in album support#JUNGKOOK #정국 @BTS_twt pic.twitter.com/u7q7kGBPw9