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Drake's former studio album 'Views' went also easily at no.1 globally with 1,109,000 initial sales, two years ago in the week 19, 2016.
J-pop legend Hikaru Utada bows on the runner-up slot this week with her 10th album 'Hatsukoi'.
Johnny's & Associates (or Johnny's) announced the group's debut on September 15, 1999 through a press conference aboard a cruise ship off the coast of Honolulu, Hawai'i.
Sales of paid-for albums are down 16.45% week-on-week at 639,602, 24.69% below same week 2017 sales of 849,317, and their lowest level since Kantar Millward Brown started compiling sales data for OCC in 1994.
Despite its second single, If Youre Over Me, returning to its peak position of No.6, Palo Santo sold just 20,297 copies last week to debut at No.3.
Communion opened at No.1 on sales of 55,592, hot on the heels of their No.1 single King and only a week after subsequent smash Shine peaked at No.2.
It sold 242,000 physical and digital copies in Japan alone, according to Oricon.
Third highest debut of the week is 'High As Hope', the fourth studio set by the British indie rock band Florence & The Machine. retreat to No.2 after a fortnight at the summit, although its sales are up for the 10th straight week, at 76,253.