Volume 9

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Volume 9
Volume 9 cover
Studio album by Shinhwa
Released 3 April 2008 (2008-04-03)
Recorded 2008
Genre K-pop, Dance
Language Korean
Label Good Entertainment
Warner Music Korea
Shinhwa chronology
Winter Story 2007
(2007)
Volume 9
(2008)
The Return
(2012)
Singles from Volume 9
  1. "One More Time"
    Released: 24 March 2008 (2008-03-24) (digital download)
  2. "Run"
    Released:
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
KoME (favorable)[1]

Volume 9, also known as 10th Anniversary album, is the ninth studio album of South Korean boy band Shinhwa. It was released on 3 April 2008 by Good Entertainment,[2] marking the group's 10th anniversary. It was first released as a First Press Limited Edition, with 50,000 copies, each with a hologram serial number and a 120 page photobook.[3] The regular edition was released a week later. A 20,000 copies repackaged White Edition was released on 3 July 2008, which included new track, "Destiny of Love" (흔적)[4] and a music video which feature footage from their Shinhwa Must Go On: 10th Anniversary Live concert held on 29 and 30 March 2008 at the Olympic Gymnastics Arena, Seoul.

"One More Time" (다시 한번만), a ballad track, was the first lead track to be released, as a digital single on 24 March 2008.[5] "Run" was the next lead track to be released with a promotional music video.

Tracks[edit]

N.B. lead tracks in bold
  1. "Last Train Home"
  2. "Voyage"
  3. "Just One More Time" (다시 한번만)
  4. "Free Style #1
  5. "Run"
  6. "2 Ma Luv...
  7. "We Can Get It On (feat. David Kim)
  8. "So in Love"
  9. "Can You Remember?" (기억나니?)
  10. "An Unfinished Story" (아직 못다한 이야기)

Music videos[edit]

  • "Run"
  • "Destiny of Love" - feature footage from Shinhwa Must Go On: 10th Anniversary Live concert in Seoul

Charts[edit]

Shinhwa did limited promotional activities for this album, due to members' solo activities, and it sold over 100,000 copies in the first month. It was ranked 1st in album sales for the April monthly chart, but did not chart in May; and it charted at #25 in June and #3 in July.

Chart Position Total sales
April 2008 Monthly Chart[6] #1 96,320 copies
June 2008 Monthly Chart[7] #25 102,315 copies
July 2008 Monthly Chart[8] #3 121,852 copies

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ KoME review
  2. ^ "Volume 9 album info" Daum. 3 April 2008. Retrieved 2012-03-26 (Korean)
  3. ^ "Volume 9 (Press Limited Edition) album info" YesAsia. 3 April 2008. Retrieved 2012-03-26
  4. ^ "Volume 9 (White Edition) album info" Daum. 3 July 2008. Retrieved 2012-03-26 (Korean)
  5. ^ "'One More Time' digital single info" Mnet. 24 March 2008. Retrieved 2012-03-26
  6. ^ "Album Sales For The Month Of April 2008". Recording Industry Association Korea (in Korean). Archived from the original on 2008-07-31. Retrieved 2008-08-04. 
  7. ^ "Album Sales For The Month Of June 2008". Recording Industry Association Korea (in Korean). Archived from the original on 2008-07-30. Retrieved 2008-08-04. 
  8. ^ "Album Sales For The Month Of July 2008". Recording Industry Association Korea (in Korean). Retrieved 2008-09-13. [dead link]

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