The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime single/album of February 18-24. The number one album of the eighth week of year 2013 is voice actress/singer Kana Hanazawa's 1st album "claire" which was released in Japan on February 20th. The album includes her 3rd single "happy endings" which is also the ED theme for the TV anime series Blast of Tempest. The CD album also gets an impressive 6th place in the Oricon weekly album chart selling 15,190 units in the first week. Hanazawa is best known for her roles as Mikan Yuuki in To Love-Ru (2008-) and Kuroneko/Ruri Goko in Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai (2010-). On the other hand, Aya Hirano's long-awaited 11th single "TOxxxIC" is on a very disappointing 8th place selling only 3,058 units.
Weekly Top 10 (February 18-24, 2013)
1 (new). "claire"
Kana Hanazawa (1st album)
1st single "Hoshizora☆Destination" TV CM
2 (new). "Kaikai Kiki ALI PROJECT Ventennale Music, Art Exhibition"
ALI PROJECT (20th anniversary single collection album)
3 (new). "Susume→Tomorrow/Start:Dash!!"
μ`s: Emi Nitta as Honoka Kousaka, Aya Uchida as Kotori Minami, Suzuko Mimori as Umi Sonoda
4 (new). "Polaris"
Sachika Misawa (1st mini album/To Aru Majutsu No Index Movie Endymion no Kiseki insert song)
5 (new). "Studio Sunshine"
Yuta Furukawa (3rd mini album)
6 (new). "Nagareda Project Vs Super Sentai + Space Sheriff Gavan"
Nagareda Project (4th album)
7 (new). "METAL GEAR RISING REVENGEANCE Vocal Tracks"
Game METAL GEAR RISING REVENGEANCE soundtrack album
8 (new). "TOxxxIC"
Aya Hirano (11th single)
9 (7). "BLOODY STREAM"
Coda (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure 2nd OP)
10 (new). "EXIT TUNES PRESENTS Vocalosensation feat．Hatsune Miku"
(11th compilation album)
Source: Mantan Web