CNBlue Announces Their Fifth Major Japan Single “Blind Love”


Four-member pop rock band CNBlue continues to make waves in Japan. The group announces their fifth major single in Japan titled “Blind Love.” In continuation of the group’s growth, the title track “Blind Love” is a composition by guitarist and vocalist Lee Jong Hyun.

The “Blind Love” single is composed of three tracks, with another Lee Jong Hyun composition “With Your Eyes” and Jung Yong Hwa‘s “Greedy Man.” The tracks were recently released to the public as ring tones, ahead of its sale date, April 24.

“Blind Love” follows the recent successes from CNBlue on the home front, with its fourth Korean mini-album “RE:BLUE” released in January reaching the top of Billboard’s World Album Chart. The title track, Jung Yong Hwa’s brainchild “I’m Sorry,” which marks the first time a self-composed song is made a title track on a Korean release, has also peaked at No. 1 in charts in Taiwan, Philippines and Japan.

The band is currently gearing up for its “Blue Moon World Tour,” kicking off in Taiwan on April 5.(the right date is April 6th)

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Big Bang and CN Blue Clash on the Top Two Ranks of the Oricon Weekly DVD Chart

Big Bang and CN Blue took over Oricon′s Weekly DVD Chart with their concert DVDs.

According to Oricon on April 1, Big Bang′s Big Bang Alive Tour 2012 in Japan: Special Final in Dome DVD topped the music DVD chart after selling 36,000 copies.

The DVD, which was released on March 20, sold the most copies out of all Big Bang′s DVDs ever released in Japan. The group′s Big Bang Presents “Love & Hope Tour 2011” had sold 35,000 copies in December 2011, 1,000 copies less than the most recent DVD.

CN Blue′s DVD, which had landed on the no. 1 spot in the previous week, was pushed back this week to no. 2. Its Arena Tour 2012 ~ Come On!!! ~ @Saitama Super Arena DVD had previously topped Tower Records′ general DVD chart on the day of its release, March 20, and topped the Oricon′s Music DVD Chart.

The DVD contains CN Blue′s live performances of 26 songs, including Come On, Time is Over and its Japan debut single In My Head.

Big Bang toured three domes in Japan, coursing through a total of six cities, while CN Blue held its first arena tour, in 2012.

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Photo credit: YG Entertainment, FNC Entertainment, Oricon

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