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Top-Selling Anime CD Albums: 2018

posted on by Egan Loo
My Hero Academia's Kenshi Yonezu sells 223,135, followed by Hypnosis Mic, After the Rain, EGOIST, Urashimasakatasen

This list covers sales surveyed from December 11, 2017 to December 9, 2018.

Rank Estimated Sales
in Discs
Title Maker Release Date
>Artist
1 223,135 Bootleg (includes songs from My Hero Academia, March comes in like a lion, Fireworks) SR 17/11/1
Kenshi Yonezu
2 115,766 Mad Trigger Crew VS Matenrō (Hypnosis Mic) K 18/11/14
Mad Trigger Crew/Matenrō
3 104,426 Izanaware Traveller (includes songs from Atom the Beginning, Clockwork Planet) NUE 18/9/5
After the Rain (Soraru + Mafumafu)
4 95,448 Fling Posse VS Matenrō (Hypnosis Mic) K 18/7/18
Fling Posse/Matenrō
5 87,368 GREATEST HITS 2011-2017“ALTER EGO” (includes songs from The Empire of Corpses, Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress, Fate/Apocrypha, Genocidal Organ, Guilty Crown, Harmony, Psycho-Pass) SC 17/12/27
EGOIST
6 75,301 V-enus NUE 18/7/4
Urashimasakatasen
7 74,784 LiSA BEST -Way- (includes songs from Sword Art Online, Fate/Zero, Nisekoi, Qualidea Code) SC 18/5/9
LiSA
8 73,635 Buster Bros!!! VS MAD TRIGGER CREW (Hypnosis Mic) K 18/5/16
Buster Bros!!!/MAD TRIGGER CREW
9 73,190 LiSA BEST -Day- (includes songs from Sword Art Online, The irregular at magic high school, My Hero Academia, Qualidea Code) SC 18/5/9
LiSA
10 67,612 THE MUSEUM III (includes songs from Symphogear, Blood-C: The Last Dark, Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha, This Art Club Has a Problem!, Basilisk: The Ouka Ninja Scrolls, Valvrave the Liberator) K 18/1/10
Nana Mizuki
11 56,032 Ensemble Stars! Album Series Knights FTW 18/5/30
Knights
12 55,357 Ensemble Stars! Album Series UNDEAD FTW 18/8/29
UNDEAD
13 47,638 A3! VIVID SPRING EP PC 18/10/3
Various Artists
14 45,266 Anfang (BanG Dream!) HKM 18/5/2
Roselia
15 44,327 YANKEE UM 14/4/23
Kenshi Yonezu
16 43,195 BanG Dream! Girls Band Party! Cover Collection Vol. 1 HKM 18/6/27
Poppin'Party Afterglow Pastel*Palettes Roselia Hello, Happy World!
17 43,038 A3! VIVID AUTUMN EP PC 18/11/7
Various Artists
18 42,619 A3! VIVID SUMMER EP PC 18/10/3
Various Artists
19 40,776 Sore wa Kitto Koi Deshita. (includes songs from Digimon Universe Appli Monsters, Tomodachi Game) K 18/6/27
Amatsuki
20 37,361 A3! VIVID WINTER EP PC 18/11/7
Various Artists
21 36,578 Fate/Grand Order Original Soundtrack II ANX 18/3/28
Soundtrack
22 33,255 Ensemble Stars! Album Series Ryūseitai FTW 18/3/7
Ryūseitai
23 31,006 MAMORU MIYANO presents M&M THE BEST (includes songs from Devils' Line, Ultraman Retsuden, Uta-Pri, Wooser's Hand-to-Mouth Life, Cardfight!! Vanguard G, Ajin) K 18/6/8
Mamoru Miyano
24 28,286 SPLATOON 2 ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK -Octotune- KKA 18/7/18
Soundtrack
25 28,283 Idolish7 Collection Album Vol. 1 LAN 18/9/26
Re:vale, TRIGGER, IDOLiSH7
26 27,522 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Original Soundtrack C 18/4/25
Soundtrack
27 27,419 Watashi o Someru i no Uta (includes songs from After the Rain, Gintama, PriPri Chii-chan!!) MRA 18/2/28
CHiCO with HoneyWorks
28 27,118 Re:al Axis LAN 18/12/5
Re:vale (Idolish 7)
29 27,020 Uta no Prince-sama Shining Masterpiece Show Lost Alice BGE 18/1/17
Cast
30 26,662 TOKIMEKI Runners LAN 18/11/21
Nijigasaki Academy School Idol Appreciation Club (Love Live! School Idol Festival ALL STARS)

Other anime-related albums to rank in the top 500 albums of the overall CD album chart include:

Rank on
Overall Chart
Estimated Sales
in Discs
Title Maker Release Date
Artist
171 26,108 Bremen UM 15/10/7
Kenshi Yonezu
172 26,054 Chihō Toshi no Memento Mori ASR 17/12/13
amazarashi
173 26,039 Uta no Prince-sama Shining Masterpiece Show Lycoris no Mori BGE 18/2/28
Cast
178 25,462 Suteki na 15-Sai ES 18/1/31
YUKI
189 24,670 BLUE COMPASS K 18/5/23
Inori Minase
196 23,965 Uta no Prince-sama Shining Masterpiece Show Trois -Ken to Kizuna no Monogatari- BGE 18/2/7
Cast
201 23,418 diorama RSU 17/7/5
Kenshi Yonezu
204 23,298 Gintama BEST4 ANX 17/12/13
Various Artists
216 22,199 Shōnan no Kaze ~Ichigoichie~ TF 18/6/13
Shōnan no Kaze
219 21,933 Uta no Prince-sama Duet Drama CD Fiction Reiji & Ai BGE 18/10/17
Cast
221 21,900 Uta no Prince-sama Duet Drama CD Non-Fiction Ranmaru & Camus BGE 18/10/17
Cast
225 21,312 Musical Touken Ranbu ~Musubi no Hibiki Hajimari no Oto~ EUA 18/11/14
Touken Danshi team Bakumatsu with Tomoegata Naginata
226 20,933 Touken Ranbu-ONLINE-Kinjikyoku-Shū I K 17/12/27
Akiko Shikata, Haruki Mori (Elements Garden)
227 20,840 Mai Kuraki×Detective Conan Collaboration Best 21 NTH 17/10/25
Mai Kuraki
228 20,807 KING of CASTE ~Sneaking Shadow~ 5PB 18/11/14
B-PROJECT
229 20,731 Ensemble Stars! Album Series Valkyrie FTW 18/11/28
Valkyrie
232 20,381 Ensemble Stars! Album Series Akatsuki FTW 18/6/27
Cast
234 20,262 Ashita-Iro World End NUE 17/10/18
MafuMafu
245 19,408 Ensemble Stars! Album Series Switch FTW 18/10/24
Switch
253 18,797 Karakai Jōzu no Takagi-san Cover Song Collection TOH 18/3/28
Takagi-san (Rie Takahashi)
256 18,510 Ensemble Stars! Album Series Ra*bits FTW 18/4/25
Ra*bits
258 18,382 Coco Original Soundtrack WDJ 18/3/14
Various Artists
263 18,240 ELZA SC 18/7/4
Elza Kanzaki starring ReoNa
267 18,037 Touken Ranbu - Tsuwamono Domo ga Yume no Ato EUE 18/7/25
Touken Danshi formation of Tsuhamono
268 17,839 Disney Koe no Ōji-sama Voice Stars Dream Selection WDJ 18/9/19
Various Artists
270 17,540 Pop Team Epic ALL TIME BEST K 18/3/28
Gin (BUSTED ROSE)
273 17,420 Senki Zesshō Symphogear XD UNLIMITED Character Song Album 1 K 18/8/29
Various Artists
274 17,371 Magic Hour PC 18/4/25
Maaya Uchida
275 17,280 THE [email protected] MILLION LIVE! [email protected] SPARKLE 08 LAN 18/4/4
Cast
279 16,979 DARLING in the FRANXX Ending Collection Vol. 1 ANX 18/3/28
XX:me
283 16,697 Weekly Shonen Jump 50th Anniversary BEST ANIME Mix Vol. 1 ES 18/1/10
Various Artists
287 16,429 THANK YOU BLUE TF 17/12/20
DAOKO
289 16,287 Splatoon2 ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK -Splatune2- KKA 17/11/29
Soundtrack
291 16,252 Xenoblade 2 Original Soundtrack LEI 18/5/23
Soundtrack
292 16,166 infinite synthesis 4 NUE 18/10/10
fripSide
309 15,125 Fantome UM 16/9/28
Hikaru Utada
314 14,766 Peachy! MRA 18/10/3
Momo Asakura
323 14,353 Japamyu WMJ 18/9/26
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu
325 14,312 Fairy Party SC 18/11/21
ClariS
333 13,722 Kalafina All Time Best 2008-2018 SC 18/10/24
Kalafina
337 13,639 STORMBLOOD:FINAL FANTASY ⅩIV Original Soundtrack (Blu-ray Disc Music) SQE 18/7/4
Various Artists
341 13,503 THE [email protected] MILLION LIVE! [email protected] SPARKLE 05 LAN 18/1/10
Cast
345 13,252 Four the C NUE 17/7/5
Urashimasakatasen
354 12,651 THE [email protected] MILLION LIVE! [email protected] SPARKLE 07 LAN 18/3/7
Cast
358 12,554 THE [email protected] MILLION LIVE! [email protected] SPARKLE 06 LAN 18/2/7
Cast
364 12,369 THE MEMORIES Apartment -Anime- NUE 18/7/18
Yoshino Nanjō
372 12,144 TV Anime Love Live! Sunshine!! 2nd Season Original Soundtrack Journey to the Sunshine LAN 18/1/31
Tatsuya Katō
374 12,088 CINDERELLA PartY! DerePa Ondo\Dondonkatsu/ C 18/8/1
Cast
376 12,043 NARUTO FINAL BEST ANX 17/12/13
Various Artists
379 11,940 Mekakucity Reload UM 18/11/7
Jin
381 11,907 TV Anime Laid-Back Camp Original Soundtrack 5PB 18/3/21
Akiyuki Tateyama
388 11,563 G.R.N.D. SC 18/3/28
GARNiDELiA
394 11,334 DARLING in the FRANXX Ending Collection Vol. 2 ANX 18/6/27
XX:me
399 11,042 BEST SELECTION“blanc” SER 17/5/3
Aimer
412 10,572 THE MEMORIES Apartment -Original- NUE 18/7/18
Yoshino Nanjō
414 10,499 Love Live!Solo Live! collection Memorial Box III LAN 18/3/28
μ's
421 10,074 tone. PC 18/6/27
Suzuko Mimori
443 9,481 Mobile Suit Gundam 00 10th Anniversary BEST SC 18/4/11
Various Artists
443 9,481 Weekly Shonen Jump 50th Anniversary BEST ANIME Mix Vol. 2 ES 18/4/4
Various Artists
448 9,310 Natte NUE 18/1/17
Nagi Yanagi
450 9,236 No Future Vacancies K 18/8/1
Sumire Uesaka
464 8,866 Revue Starlight Insert Album Vol. 1 La Revue De Matinez PC 18/8/22
Starlight Kuku-gumi
466 8,851 Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer Original Soundtrack BG 18/4/11
Katsuo Ono
467 8,850 Ensemble Stars! Album Series MaM FTW 18/10/24
MaM
473 8,706 NieR: Automata Original Soundtrack SQE 17/3/29
Various Artists
474 8,696 Symphony Suite Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age Kōichi Sugiyama K 18/1/24
Kōichi Sugiyama
477 8,639 PPP in The Sky! V 18/4/25
PPP
479 8,616 Fate/Prototype Sōgin no Fragments Drama CD & Original Soundtrack 2 -Yūsha-tachi- ANX 18/1/24
Various Artists
485 8,539 Duel Gig!Vol. 3 ANX 18/11/21
BLAST, OSIRIS, Cure2tron, Fairy April
486 8,531 Ensemble Stars! On Stage Original Song CD MAV 18/9/12
Various Artists
488 8,510 Hatsune Miku Magical Mirai 2018 OFFICIAL ALBUM KAR 18/7/25
Hatsune Miku
489 8,491 Revue Starlight Insert Album Vol. 2 La Revue De Sowaret PC 18/10/17
Starlight Kuku-gumi
493 8,462 Fifty~Fifty K 18/3/30
Megumi Hayashibara
497 8,335 Stage Play Mr. Osomatsu on STAGE ~SIX MEN'S SONG TIME2~ AVP 18/7/27
Cast

Source: Oricon


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