Singer and actor Kim Hyun Joong reached ‘Gold’ status from the Recording Industry Association of Japan.
A spokesperson for the association recently announced that Kim’s new EP Unlimited, which was released on December 12 last year, reached ‘Gold’ status.
It is expected to pass the 100,000 mark in EP sales to reach ’Gold’ status. Kim’s single “Hit,” which was released on July 4 last year, also reached ‘Gold’ status.
Kim also showed off his power in ticket sales and proved he is a popular Hallyu star. He started holding the Japan Tour 2013-Unlimited on January 6 in Kobe. He will hold an additional concert on March 3 in Tokyo.
Kim is performing his hit songs and recently released song, which were arranged with band music. Kim has met over 40,000 people by touring Kobe, Saitama, Nagoya, Shizuouka, and Miyagi. He will meet more people in Fukuoka, Osaka, and Tokyo.