The Oricon has released their annual report for group earnings for 2011, and once again, KARA continues to roflstomp SNSD. Using the gross sales album numbers for 2011 (Dec 27th 2010 through December 19th 2011 for those of you number crunchers curious), about $63 million (4th overall), while came in behind them with about $52 million (5th overall).
But before you cream your panties and shout "OMO HALLYU HWAITING~" please keep in mind that AKB48 still shat on both of them combined (literally) with their chart-topping $211 million. This shouldn't come as much of a surprise because guess what? People like people who can actually speak their language worth a damn.
When approached for comments, SNSD's Tiffany had only this to say: