No. 1 Billboard World

Girls’ Generation have been bringing their bright brand of pop to the Korean music scene since 2007. With breakout hit “Gee” in 2009, they became undisputed leaders of a generation of girl groups and have since released hit after hit. This month they released a special 10th anniversary album, Holiday Night, that scored No. 1 on Billboard World. 

"Only One", co-written and produced by Maria Marcus. 

(A. Öberg, G. Karlström, M. Marcus)




Namie Amuro - LIVE DVD

namie amuro LIVE STYLE 2016 - 2017

Maria Marcus co-wrote (and produced) 5 (3) of the tracks on Namie Amuro LIVE DVD that was released this week. 


EXILE TRIBE feat. Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike

Release of High & Low The Live DVD! 

Last summer Japanese artist agency LDH presented the "comprehensive artist project" High & Low, which featured some of their most successful artists, and which resulted in a platinum-selling album, singles, a feature film, and a big tour.
High & Low - The Live DVD - has now been released an it is debuting at no 1 on the weekly chart in Japan.
It includes the song "Higher Ground", a collab with star DJ team Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, co-written and co-produced by Maria Marcus. Also "Ageha" the previous no 1 single co-written by Maria, with Generations from Exile Tribe.


EXO - "Drop That"

Maria Marcus' co-written song "Drop That" is included on the DVD,  EXO PLANET #3, the new release from Korean supergroup Exo, which hits the no 1 position on the DVD chart. 


#3 Korean Album Chart

Korean girl group Gugudan's new mini album "Act.2 Narcissus" includes the song "Rainbow" written by Erik Lidbom, Fast Lane and Maria Marcus.

The song has been added on some of the biggest Kpop Spotify playlists such as "Kpop Daebak" and "K-Party Dance Mix", with a collected number of around 700.000 followers.
The album also debuted at #3 on the official weekly Korean album chart "GAON". 


SYY - "Oh Boy"

Third place on the Japanese weekly chart is held by SudannaYuzuYully, a hiphop sub-unit to the LDH agency's E-Girls.
Written by SKY and Maria Marcus.
The video for S.Y.Y., hitting over 1.8 million views in just three days.