The Wonder Girls have managed to keep their Tell Me mania from last year raging on in 2008 thanks to their addictive hits recently like So Hot and Nobody with their estimated earnings in excess of 12 billion won.
Wonder Girls Nobody song has set a record on music website Melon for being No.1 for six consecutive weeks. In addition, Nobody was also No.1 on M! Countdown for 5 straight weeks (but couldn’t win No.1 on the actual show, funny isn’t it?). Overseas, it has gained millions of hits through video sharing website Youtube while Virgin Media included the Wonder Girls among it’s seven featured girl groups with them being the only Asian group.
The Wonder Girls have also been setting fashion trends with it’s leopard print outfits from So Hot and their glittery outfits and big earrings from Nobody enjoying popularity with many. According to JYP Entertainment, So Hot and Nobody has bought in 3 and 4 billion won respectively from digital sales.
Commercial wise, the Wonder Girls have become an advertiser’s dream inking various CF deals, endorsing Vita 500 drinks, TBJ clothing line, Samsung notebooks, online game, etc earning them 3 billion won. In addition, performances at various celebratory concerts at schools has bought in 1.5 billion won while album sales have earned them 1 billion won. With slightly less than 2 months to go, the Wonder Girls are likely to end up as very rich ladies.