SHINee’s Taemin’s Solo Album “Press It” Reaches #1 in Weekly Sales
Ben Cho, Feb. 29, 2016, 8:46 a.m.
t looks like Taemin’s very first attempt at a solo album is a huge success, as his album “Press It” has just taken the #1 spot for the most physical album sales charts! The album is ranked first on Hanteo and Synnara for the week of February 22nd-28th, and not only is it ranked on the weekly charts, but the daily charts as well!
Taemin previously was ranked #1 on iTunes for “Press It” also, and after the album was released it quickly reached the #1 spot in Japan, Vietnam, Taiwan, Singapore, Finland, Hong Kong, and Thailand. The album was ranked #2 in Sweden and Sri Lanka, #3 in Indonesia, #4 in Malaysia, #5 in Norway and Philippines, #7 in Russia, #8 in Turkey, and #10 in Denmark.
Lee Taemin (born July 18, 1993), most often credited as simply Taemin, is a South Korean singer, dancer and actor. He debuted as a vocalist and main dancer of the group SHINee in May 2008. He began his acting career in 2009 with MBC's comedy Tae Hee, Hye Kyo, Ji Hyun as Junsu. Taemin made his debut as a solo artist on August 15, 2014, with his first EP titled Ace, released on August 18, 2014 along with the title track "Danger". On February 23, 2016, Taemin launched his first studio album Press it, featuring the title track "Press Your Number".