the solost

“And I’ve been waiting for so long
But she’ll never know
I’m losing hope ‘cause she’s so
Lost in stereo, lost in stereo”

- Lost In Stereo, All Time Low 

as the end of the year closes in faster on us genie has released their end of the year digital chart, also known as the best of the best chart, for 2015! for this particular chart, “view” ranked in at eighty third place. altogether, only nineteen idol acts (not including osts or songs from competition shows, ect., though the numbers there were low as well) made the chart: ten girl group (4minute, a pink, aoa, exid, g-friend, mamamoo, miss a, red velvet, sistar and snsd), three idol solosts (iu, kyuhyun and taeyeon), two idol subunits (bastarz and gd x taeyang). the four boy groups to make the list were: big bang, exo ikon and, of course, shinee.

the release of this chart follows the release of naver music’s end of the year chart in which “view” ranked in at the sixty third place on the chart, being one of the five male idol groups to make the chart. genie is considered to be the second most important digital chart in korea, following gaon. congrats shinee!


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