K-ON! anime character album tops chart

Hōkago Teatime, a two-CD mini-album “performed” by the characters of the K-On! anime series, became the first anime character CD release to top either the weekly album or single chart of the Oricon survey firm.

K-on Hokago Teatime Japanese album

The CD release sold 67,000 copies to debut at #1 on the latest weekly album chart. No other album credited to fictional anime characters has ever reached that high.

Credit: ANN