K-pop boy band BEAST members. [CUBE Entertainment]

K-pop boy band BEAST has made a sweet debut on Oricon’s chart with their new release in Japan.

BEAST’s fourth Japan album “Hard to love, How to love” stood at No. 5 on Oricon’s daily albums chart as soon as its release on Wednesday, the chart showed on Thursday.

The nine-track album is the Japanese edition of the group’s second local studio album of the same name rolled out this July, produced hit title tune “Shadow.”

In the meantime, the five-member group confirmed the tour schedule of their upcoming Japan concert tour on Tuesday.

The seven-city tour will start at Chiba’s Ichihara City’s Public Hall on January 31 and end at Hiroshima’s Ueno Academy Hall on March 30 next year.

Reporter. Cory Lee

Courtesy of CUBE Entertainment