The group also held a concert at the JCB Hall in Tokyo Dome City.Big Bang returned to South Korea after their promotions in Japan ended.
Internationally, Big Bang obtained five spots out of the top-ten on Billboard K-pop's Hot 100 and charted at no.
150 on Billboard 200, making them the first Korean artist with a Korean album to do so.
The earnings included Big Bang's revenue concert for SBS's Big Bang Show, their 2011 Big Show Concert and their Love and Hope Tour in Japan.
In January 2012, YG Entertainment began releasing teasers for Big Bang's fifth Korean EP Alive, which was released in both digital and physical formats in February.
It also became one of the most successful singles of all-time in South Korea, selling over five million digital downloads in South Korea alone.