[updated September 3rd, 2017] Records that have been broken by EXO have an asterisk * Debut album MAMA surpasses 100,000 in one month. EXO- K album reached number one on Gaon Album Chart and number eight on Billboard World Albums Chart EXO- M album reached number two on Sina Album Chart EXO- K MAMA MV reached number 7 on Youtube’s Global Chart EXO- M MAMA MV reached number 1 on China's streaming sites EXO- K Wins best New Artist at the 2012 MAMA Awards EXO- M received the Most Popular Group Award at the 2013 Top Chinese Music Awards Currently hold the record for the highest kpop debut album sales: EXO-M = 188,624/ EXO- K = 295,680 /Overall = 484,304 * Total of 9 awards won + 3 Nominations in 2012 XOXO reached number one on Billboard World Albums Chart a week after its release XOXO sells over 1,000,000 copies, making EXO the first Korean artist to sell over a million copies of one album in twelve years and breaking the record for being the fastest-selling K-pop act. * XOXO was named Album of the Year at the 2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards, making EXO the youngest ever boy band to win the award. * “Growl” reached number one on all four of Korea’s major music programs “Growl” placed number 3 on Billboard Korea Kpop Hot 100 and No 2 on Gaon Singles Chart EXO had 6 of the 10 albums on Gaon’s Yearly Top 10 Best Selling Albums Broke the Weekly Idol rating with an average viewership rating of 1.175% (July 10, 2013) * Broke the then first week album sales record by selling more than 112,435 * Broke the record for their live-stream event 'EXO LIVE! Growl on One Summer Night!' with a total of 350,000 fans live streaming * “Growl” Charted for 49 weeks on Melon making it one of the longest charting songs on Melon "Growl" has over 2 million downloads / sales XOXO was the best selling album in Korea for 2013 Total of 23 awards + 17 nominations from Korean, Chinese, and International award Shows. Won 2 daesangs (Album of the Year at MAMA + Song of the Year at Melon Music Awards) Total of 27 music show wins Broke the record for most pre-ordered album in kpop history with Overdose reaching 660,000 pre orders. * Korean version of Overdose peaked at No. 2 on Billboard’s World Album Chart EXO at the time became the highest charting kpop male group on the Billboard 200 peaking at 129 * EXO were the best selling Kpop artist in Japan for 2014 Overdose became the first mini album to top yearly chart awards and to win album of the year at the MAMA awards * Broke the record for the fastest sold out concert for a Korean act by selling out in 1.47 seconds * "Overdose" has over 1 million downloads / sales Overdose was the best selling album in Korea for 2014 Total of 35 awards won + 9 nominations Won 4 daesangs ( Daesang at Seoul Music Awards + Disk daesang at Golden Disk Awards + Artist of the Year and Album of the Year at MAMA ) Total of 13 music show wins Broke the record for the most amount of fans attempting to buy a concert ticket (1.2 million) * EXODUS pre- sales surpass 500,000 “Call Me Baby” was the most watched kpop mv in the first half of 2015 “EXO Next Door” became most watched web drama of 2015 ( over 50 million views) * “Call Me Baby” wins 18 music show awards becoming the second most awarded song in history and the most awarded song of 2015 * "Call Me Baby" wins on music shows during the first week of promotions EXODUS became the longest charting number 1 album on the album chart (4 weeks) * Broke the US billboard 200 record as the highest ranking Korean artist at number 90* Became first Korean group to enter Canadian Billboard Hot 100 at number 98 * EXODUS sells over one million copies, EXO become “double million sellers” EXODUS ranked number 6 for world wide group album sales in 2015. “Call me baby” charts on Melon for 45 weeks, becoming one of the longest charting idol group songs. “Love me right” charts for 42 weeks "Call me Baby" and "Love me Right" both have over 1 million downloads / sales. Broke the record for the shortest amount of time since debut to hold a concert at the Tokyo Dome * Broke the record for the all time best selling debut single in Japan * Japanese album sold 147,000 on the day of its release First artist to hold a Korean Dome Concert (Gocheok Dome) * Sing For You broke the then first week sales record by selling 267,900 copies in its first week * The track "Unfair" became the first K-pop song to be ranked in the "best of the week" playlist by Apple Music * Became the first Korean artist to be featured on the Apple Music homepage * Named the most powerful celebrity by Forbes Korea for 2014 Ranked number 7 in Pop culture leaders for the year 2014 Became the first artist to win album of the year 3 times in a row at the MAMA awards * First artist to win Daesang award 3 times in a row at Seoul Music Awards * Reached number 7 on gallup poll for most popular artist in Korea for 2015 Xiumin’s Falling for Challenge became the most watched web drama of 2015* Baekhyun’s OST for EXO Next Door titled “Beautiful” becomes first web drama ost to top digital charts * EXO Lay broke several online book records with the release of his autobiography Standing Firm at 24 which sold 68,537 copies in the first 24 minutes of pre- sales EXODUS is the best selling album in Korea for 2015 Total of 23 awards + 10 nominations Won 4 daesangs ( Daesang at Seoul Music Awards + Disk daesang at Golden Disk Awards + Album of the Year at Melon + Album of the Year at MAMA) Total of 32 overall music show wins Ranked the most powerful celebrity of 2015 by Forbes Korea for the second year in a row EXO Baekhyun's duet "Dream" reached over 1 million downloads/ Sales Set concert attendance record for one of the concerts in the EXO'luxion in America tour * EXO Sehun wins Weibo Kpop Star Award at Gaon Chart Kpop Awards Broke record for most pre-sold album with Ex’Act pre sales surpassing 660,000 * Ex’Act was the first Korean album to sell over 100,000 copies in one day * Broke the first week sales record by selling over 522,372 copies in one week. * W Korea’s EXOclusive became the best selling fashion magazine issue in Korea of all time * Became the first artist to hold six consecutive concerts at the Olympics Gymnastics Arena * Ex’Act reached number one on World Albums Chart “Monster” hit number one on Billboard World Digital Songs Chart, with “Lucky One” at Number 3 Ex’Act hit #4 in 2016 Worldwide first week sales with 500,000 + sales “Monster” becomes highest scoring song on M! Countdown for 2016 and the fourth highest scoring song of all time Ex’Act breaks record for most album points in Music Bank history with a total of 8785 points “Monster” charted number one on melon for 145 consecutive hours and 139 hours on Genie EXO's "Monster" MV is currently the most liked kpop mv on YouTube for 2016 ( 1 + likes) “Lotto” hit number one on Billboard World Digital Songs Chart and number 2 on Gaon Digital Chart Lotto Repackaged album ranked number 10 on Billboard World Albums Chart Ex’Act reached number 1 and 2 on YinYueTai V-Chart Ex’Act reached number 1 on Itunes Digital Albums Chart and number 8 on Global Itunes and Spotify Charts EXO Lay’s Monodrama broke records by staying number 1 on YinYueTai V-Chart for 5 consecutive weeks.* It was followed by EXO’s Monster and Lucky one ranking at number 2 and 3. Lotto Korean version reached number one on Gaon Albums Chart with the Chinese version at number 2 Ex’Act becomes EXO’s third million seller album after 2 months of release. EXO become “triple million sellers” “Dancing King” hit number 2 on Gaon’s Digital Chart and number 1 on Gaon’s download Chart “Dancing King” ranked number 3 on Billboard World Digital Songs Chart EXO Lay becomes the fastest Chinese Artist to reach one million views on YouTube EXO Lay becomes the first Chinese artist to enter the US Itunes Chart with song “What U Need” EXO Lay's webdrama Old Nine Gates set records with its accumulation of over 10 billion views EXO Baekhyun wins V Chart award for most popular Korean singer EXO Chen's OST duet "Everytime" reaches over 1 million downloads/ sales EXO Kai's webdrama "Choco Bank" becomes the most watched web drama of 2016 EXO Chanyeol's film So I Married an Anti Fan breaks the highest box office record for 2d Chinese-Korean films in one week EXO Chanyeol's film So I Married an Anti Fan places #4 on Weibo's Top Movies Chart for 2016 EXO Lay’s Lose Control becomes Hanteo's highest selling solo album (246, 438) + Highest Selling first week sales for a solo EXO Lay’s Lose Control reaches 1 Million digital albums on Xiami EXO Lay’s Lose Control holds 9 YYT/Guinness records in total EXO Lay’s Lose Control is #3 for Hanteo’s 2016 Chart EXO Lay’s Lose Control became the best selling imported album of the year in just one day. (YYT Album Chart) EXO Lay’s Lose Control was #1 on the real-time chart for 50 days, #1 on Weekly chart for 8 weeks (YYT Album Chart) EXO Lay’s Lose Control reaches a perfect score for the month of November (YYT V Chart) EXO Lay’s Lose Control breaks 3 (out of 8) Yinyuetai weekly records and 6 (out of 8) Yinyuetai Monthly records EXO Lay’s Lose Control stays #1 on Chinese Billboard for 6 Weeks EXO ranked number 1 for group brand reputation for August and September of 2016. Only Korean artist to hold a concert in the Philippines for two consecutive days Ex’Act is currently the best selling Korean album of 2016 EXO rank number 9 in worldwide album sales for 2016 Became the first group to win all 3 daesangs at MMA * Won Album of the Year at MAMA for the fourth year in a row EXO is the only korean act on Fuse's best 20 songs of 2016 with Monster First korean boy group on Japan's "ViVi" magazine * First boy group and first asian group to appear on L'UOMO VOGUE cover * First international group to sell over 100k in the first week in Japan with Coming Over (Coming Over's first week sales was 140k) * EXO D.O’s Hyung movie reached 2.8 million views and was #1 in the box office EXO D.O.’s web-drama "Be Positive" surpassed 30 mil views, making it the fastest web drama to reach this amount of views within 18 days from its release. * EXO- CBX’s “Hey MAMA” has the highest album sales for a subunit * EXO Chanyeol’s OST “Stay With Me” (X Punch) was #3 on Billboard’s World Digital Songs Chart and #2 on Gaon's download chart EXO- CBX’s “Hey MAMA” has the highest 24 hour YouTube views for a subunit * EXO were the #1 Top Trending Artist on Twitter for 2016 EXO were the only musical artist in the Top Ten Trends for Music for Twitter in 2016 coming in at #10 EXO "For life" ranks #3 in first week albums sales of all time (316, 300) EXO sets record with over 2.13 million albums sold in 2016. * EXO Next Door ranks #1 Best - Selling Korean Movie on YesAsia! in 2016 "Monster" sets record for getting the highest score in M-countdown, Music Bank, and Inkigayo in 2016. EXO Ex'Act is the best selling K-pop album of 2016 in both physical and digital sales. Total of 22 awards + 12 nominations Won 5 daesangs ( Daesang at Golden Disk Award + daesang at Seoul Music Awards + MAMA Awards + Asian Artist Awards + Melon Awards ) Total of 18 music show wins 2017: cr. @moonxo EXO win daesang at the Golden Disk Awards for the 4th year in a row EXO win daesang at Seoul Music Awards for the 4th year in a row EXO have the most wins at the Golden Disk Awards of all time. EXO Chanyeol ranks #5, Baekhyun #8, and Suho #18 on Gallup Korea's 2016 Top Idol poll EXO Baekhyun ranks #9 among males (13-18), Chanyeol ranks #2, Baekhyun #3, and Suho #9 among females (13-18), Baekhyun ranks #6, Chanyeol #8, Suho #10 among females (19-29) on Gallup Korea. EXO ranks #4 on Gallup Korea's 2016 Top Singer/Group poll (#1 boy group in the ranking) EXO Japanese single "Coming Over" becomes PLATINUM in Japan (250,000 + sales) EXO Chen x Dynamic Duo accumulates 829K unique listeners + hits Melon/Genie roof EXO enter the Melon Hall of Fame with 1.5 million listeners (Ranking as the #2 boy group) EXO ranks #1 most streamed Korean artist in Xiami Music "Monster" charts on Melon for 45 consecutive weeks (entering the top 10 list of Longest Running Songs in Melon's Weekly Top 100) EXO Baekhyun becomes 1st SM artist to achieve all-kill status is both 2016 and 2017 EXO Chanyeol X Punch OST "Stay With Me" hits 1 million + downloads EXO-CBX are one of the first only male artists to be featured on 'Jelly', a Japanese magazine. EXO-CBX become the fastest selling K-pop group in Japan, breaking the previous record set by EXO. EXO'rDIUM won 'Best Concert Award' at the 4th Edaily Culture Awards EXO holds their encore concert for EXO'rDIUM in Jamsil Olympic Stadium, becoming the youngest K-pop act to ever perform there. EXO'rDIUM [dot] in Jamsil Olympic Stadium was sold out for both days within half an hour, become the third artist to ever done this after H.O.T and god. EXO rank on Billboard's top boxscore list, after earning over a $1 million from a single US concert EXO members take up 4 of the top 10 spots in the list of most viewed OSTs on Youtube. EXO Chanyeol x Punch OST "Stay with me" is the most watched Korean OST on Youtube. (Chen x Puch "Everytime" is number 2) EXO's 4th studio album The War becomes the most pre-ordered Korean album of all time with over 800,000 pre-orders in under a week.* EXO's The War album breaks records by topping 155 Itunes charts.* EXO becomes the highest ranking Kpop group on UK Itunes albums chart by peaking at #2 * EXO becomes the first Kpop group to debut number 1 on Melon after the system change.* EXO accumulates over 78,000 unique listeners within the first hour of Kokobop's release- the second highest of all time.* EXO's side track "The Eve" from the album "The War" accumulates over 55,000 unique listeners within the first hour of release- the 5th highest of all time.* EXO are the only male Kpop group on the list of highest number of first hour unique listeners on Melon.* EXO's The War achieves multiple all-kills on Melon, Genie, and Naver. EXO's The War hits #1 in 42 countries and counting on the Itunes album chart- the most for any Kpop group, and charted in 56 countries.* EXO's The War is the only Kpop album to hit #1 on the Itunes worldwide albums chart.* EXO's The War breaks Hanteo first day sale's record by selling over 220,000 copies in under 24 hours (in 5 hours)* EXO are the first group to sell over 200,000 albums on the first day of sales.* EXO Kokobop accumulates over 588,000 unique listeners on the first day of release. EXO's The War is the first Kpop album to rank #1 in over 30 different countries as the same time.* EXO's The War is the fastest Kpop album to reach the USA Itunes Album chart Top 5 ranking. (2h&27min.)* Kokobop accumulates over 8.8 million views in 24 hours on YouTube, entering the top 5 most viewed Kpop videos in 24h (despite the splicing of views caused by the simultaneous release of the Chinese ver.) EXO's The War becomes the 2nd best selling Kpop album of 2017 in just 2 days. EXO's The War becomes the best selling Kpop album of 2017 in under a week. EXO's Lay ranks in the Forbes China under 30 category for 2017. EXO becomes the first artist to reach 400,000 followers on Melon * EXO's The War breaks first week sales' records by selling over 600,000 copies in a week.* EXO are the first group to sell 600,000 albums in one week.* EXO's The War is the 6th most sold album in the first week globally and is the highest ranking Kpop group on the list.* "The War" debuts no. 1 on Billboard's World Albums Chart. (Their 3rd time as EXO, 4th when including EXO-K's Overdose) "The War" ranks 87 on the Billboard 200 Kokobop peaks at no. 2 on World Digital Song Sales chart, The Eve at no. 8, and Forever at no. 24. Kokobop charts number 1 on melon for 5 days straight. EXO's Facebook page is the most engaged page of the week worldwide (first week of cb). EXO's appearance on "Knowing Bros" makes the show the most talked about non-drama of the week, with an over 8% market share rating. EXO become the first artist to have every song in an album to have over 100,000 hearts on Melon (in under 3 weeks) * EXO accumulate 19 (still counting) all-kills on Melon. EXO have the 2nd highest score of all time on Music Core (after the system change) with a total of 9,316 points Ko Ko Bop is the best-selling digital single in Korea for 2 straight weeks. EXO's "weareoneexo" instagram page accumulates over 1 million followers in under 3 weeks. EXO's the war ranks #1 best-selling album on the Global Albums Chart with 484,000 copies sold. The War tops Billboard's World Albums Chart for 2 weeks in a row. EXO tops Gaon's digital and albums charts for 3 weeks in a row and the download chart for 2 weeks in a row. Ko Ko Bop ranks #1 on Alibaba Music Chart for 3 weeks in a row. Ko Ko Bop is the fastest song to reach 200,000 hearts on Melon ( 2 weeks) and is currently the most liked idol group song of all time. (4th in general) * The War (kor ver + chin ver) rank #1 and #2 on Yin Yin Tae chart and EX'ACT ranks # 3 after 59 weeks. The War sells 700,000 copies on Hanteo making it the fastest album to reach 700,000 in sales. (in under 3 weeks)* Sehun selected as the "Hallyu Star" with the most popularity in China (by China offical weibo) Lay becomes the first Chinese celebrity to endorse converse and is selected as the official endorser for the Asia-pacific region. The War (Kr. ver) sells over 800,000 copies becoming the best selling album on Gaon in the chart's history.* (Chinese ver sells over 150,000 copies for a total of 950,000 + copies sold.) * The War breaks the record for highest monthly debut by an album on Gaon in the chart's history.* Ko Ko Bop has the highest 3rd week sales out of all boy group songs released in 2017 (138,918). EXO become the best selling artist of all time in Korea (8.362 million sales)* Ko Ko Bop becomes the longest reigning #1 boy group song on Gaon. (tied w/ Bigbang)* EXO have the most triple crowns on M Countdown of all time. (5 songs)* EXO rank #1 on the list of most number 1 wins on Music Core with a total of 15 wins. * The War surpasses 1 million + in sales in a record 24 days. Currently the fastest selling and best selling album in Gaon Chart history. * EXO become quadruple million sellers, joining the ranks of legendary first generation groups H.O.T and G.O.D as the only Kpop groups to sell 1 million 4x. Ko Ko Bop ranks #1 on Gaon's digital chart for 4 weeks straight, making it the longest reigning male group song of all time and the #1 longest reigning song of 2017.* Ko Ko Bop has the highest first 5 week downloads in 2017.* EXO make it into the 2018 Guinness Book of World Records for winning the most daesang's at the Mnet Asian Music Awards. EXO break "Most Searched Artist in a Month on Melon" record with 8, 528, 404 search count for the month of August. * The War reaches a record 800,000 + sales and becomes the best selling album in Hanteo history.* Currently have 11 music show awards. Total of 10 awards 2 daesangs (still counting) (Golden Disk Award + Seoul Music Award) Other Records / Achievements cr. @moonxo Only artist to debut at #1 on Gaon weekly album chart for 10 consecutive album releases. Most Music Show Wins for a male group (excluding subunits and solos) - 96 Wins Most Daesang Awards for a group - 17 wins (+ Youngest group on the top ten list) Most followed artist on Melon (over 400,000 followers) #1 Best selling domestic Korean male artist and the youngest artist on the list (8.62 million + ) 5th best selling Korean artist of all time including overseas sales & the youngest artist on the list ( 8.57 million + ) Best selling artist in Korea for four years in a row. Longest running best selling artist in Korea Kpop artist with the largest Chinese fancafe (Over 3 million fans) EXO members collectively have over 30 individual awards EXO members collectively have over 78.1 million social media followings (Weibo + instagram ) Over 4 million fans on the official EXO fan app * If I missed out any information or listed anything incorrect please let me know! * Do not repost or screenshot w/o credit or link to OP!