Genie [single Japan]

“Genie” was the first ever Japanese single released by Girls’ Generation on September 8, 2010 in Japan. A new version of the music video was filmed to accompany the Japanese version, and the teaser was released on August 19, 2010. On August 26, 2010, the full music video was released. The song reached #5 on Oricon Charts on the releasing day. The song reached #2 on September 11, 2010. The song was released in three editions, two CD+DVD (first press and regular), and a CD Only edition. First press CD+DVD edition includes a special photobook and a random (1 of 9) photocard. The single includes also includes the Korean version, Tell Me Your Wish (Genie).

“Tell Me Your Wish (Genie)” (Korean: 소원을 말해봐 (Genie); Sowoneul Malhaebwa (Genie)) is the lead single from the mini-album of the same title by South Korean girl group Girls’ Generation. Released digitally on June 22, 2009, the song became the group’s sixth hit Korean single, topping various offline and online Charts. It was selected by iTunes Japan as the #1 Breakthrough Album of 2010.

Track name:       Genie
Work:                  Co-written by Dsign Music
Total sales:         151.000 physical sales
Charts:                #1 US Billboard Japan Hot Top Airplay
.                            #4 US Billboard Japan Hot 100
.                            #2 Japan single charts
Certification:      Gold
Awards:              Record of the year – Golden Disk Award 2009
.                           Best Karaoke! song of the year – MTV Video Music Awards Japan 2010
.                           Best group video – MTV Video Music Awards Japan 2010