Boy band Exo has won another trophy at the Mnet's weekly TV music show, M Countdown! So what's so special about this win? Well, this is the boy's 100th music show trophy ever since their debut. The boys also topped the list of the most popular band on social media and the highest number of albums sold.
The boys are currently basking in the success of the repackaged edition of their hit album 'The War' which has been topping the charts ever since its release. The new album, titled 'The War: The Power of Music,' has grabbed the top iTunes spots in more than 33 countries including US, Canada, Australia, UK, France Spain, Japan, Indonesia, Russia and Hong Kong as of Wednesday, S.M. Entertainment said. Other nations included Finland, Denmark, Poland, Mexico and Malaysia.
The repackaged album has three new numbers—title track 'Power,' 'Sweet Lies' and 'Boomerang.' In addition, it also consists of nine tracks from the original album 'The War' that had sold over 1 million copies in less than a month of its release, becoming the boy band's fourth million sellers. The original album also set a new record with a pre-order of more than 800,000 copies.
The band consists of members Xiumin, Suho, Lay, Baekhyun, Chen, Chanyeol, D.O., Kai and Sehun. EXO is identified as one of the top three Kpop male groups with a fervent fan base across the globe. Earlier this year, the boys set the stages across Asia and the United States on fire with their fierce EXO PLANET #3 – The EXO'rDIUM. The worldwide concert tour consisted of 37 shows in South Korea, Thailand, China, Japan, Taiwan, Malaysia, Singapore, Mexico and the US. They wrapped up the tour with a Seoul concert that drew 70,000 fans for two days last May.