Arashi & AKB48 ruled the charts this year.
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28 Dec 2015 - 12:32 PM  UPDATED 28 Dec 2015 - 12:45 PM

Not all that surprising, but Arashi and AKB48 are leading the way in record sales in Japan. Oricon announced the ranking and the results for the top 10 singles and albums are as follows:

 

2015 Oricon Yearly Ranking Top Singles

01. "Bokutachi wa Tatakawanai" - AKB48 : 5/20 (1,782,707)
02. "Halloween Night" - AKB48 : 8/26 (1,328,411)
03. "Green Flash" - AKB48 : 3/4 (1,045,492)
04. "Kuchibiru ni Be My Baby" - AKB48 : 12/9 (905,490)
05. "Coquettish Juutaichuu" - SKE48 : 3/31 (702,299)
06. "Ima, Hanashitai Darekaga Iru" - Nogizaka46 : 10/28 (686,539)
07. "Taiyou Knock" - Nogizaka46 : 7/22 (678,481)
08. "Inochi wa Utsukushii" - Nogizaka46 : 3/18 (620,555)
09. "Aozora no Shita, Kimi no Tonari" - Arashi : 5/13 (571,597)
10. "Don't look back!" - NMB48 : 3/31 (530,830)

 

2015 Oricon Yearly Ranking Top Albums

01. "Japonism" - Arashi : 10/21 (981,639)
02. "PLANET EVEN" - Sandaime J Soul Brothers from EXILE TRIBE : 1/28 (868,247)
03. "DREAMS COME TRUE THE BEST! Watashi no Dorikamu" - DREAMS COME TRUE : 7/7 (828,505)
04. "Koko ga Rhodes da, Koko de Tobe!" - AKB48 : 1/21 (780,591)
05. "0 to 1 no Aida" - AKB48 : 11/18 (687,688)
06. "REFLECTION" - Mr. Children : 6/4 (576,867)
07. "Budo" - Southern All Stars : 3/31 (534,482)
08. "Tree" - SEKAI NO OWARI : 1/14 (484,588)
09. "Kanjani8 no Genki ga Deru CD!!" - Kanjani8 : 11/11 (348,197)
10. "KIS-MY-WORLD" - Kis-My-Ft2 : 7/1 (336,069)

Source: Tokyo Hive

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