Singer Kim Hyun Joong's 3rd mini album that was released in July has topped the charts in Japan and gained much attention. On August 21, the Japan Oricon Imported Album Chart was revealed and showed that Kim Hyun Joong' album, Round 3, had topped the chart. This was a great feat as he had beat other top artists such as EXO, SHINee, f(x) and more. Kim Hyun Joong has topped this chart back in 2011 as well with his songs, "Break Down" and "Lucky," showing that he has always gained much attention in Japan with his albums. Kim Hyun Joong's popularity with his new album does not stop in Japan. He was also ranked number 1 on the iTunes charts in Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia and others for a total of 8 countries. He also ranked number 1 on the U.S. Billboard World Album chart as well. An official commented, "Although it has been one month since this album release, he is still receiving continuous support and love from his fans around the world."