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  • Hoshino Gen unveils PV for 'Pop Virus'

    December 12, 2018 @ 5:46 pm

    Hoshino Gen has unveiled the PV for his new song "Pop Virus." This song can be found in the singer's new album "POP VIRUS" to drop on December 19. The PV was shot in just one cut at a subway in a foreign country that was built in a recording studio. In it, Hoshino performs the song in a subway train with graphic art that evokes hip-hop culture.Source: natalie

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  • First artist line up for 'MUSIC STATION SUPER LIVE' announced

    December 1, 2018 @ 3:06 am

    The first artist line up for 'MUSIC STATION SUPER LIVE 2018,' which will take place on December 21, from 7:00 pm have been announced. A total of 41 artists have been announced at this time including Arashi, EXILE, Hoshino Gen, Nogizaka46, Perfume, and Suda Masaki. More artists, as well as the songs to be performed, will be announced at a later date. You can check out the full line up below.  [MUSIC STATION SUPER LIVE 2018]Friday,

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  • Listen to Hoshino Gen's new song 'Hello Song'

    November 29, 2018 @ 3:06 am

    To prepare for the release of his new album "POP VIRUS," Hoshino Gen has revealed a video for one of the tracks "Hello Song." Hoshino has revealed videos like this in the past in which he makes an appearance and listens to a portion of his songs himself. In the newly uploaded video, you can listen to the chorus of "Hello Song" and the singer's commentary on the upcoming album. Source: natalie

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  • Hoshino Gen to release first album in 3 years + hold 5 major dome tour

    October 23, 2018 @ 3:26 am

    Hoshino Gen will release his new album "POP VIRUS" on December 19. To coincide with this release, he will hold a dome tour from February to March of next year. The new album will include Hoshino's hit songs, such as "Koi," "Family Song," and "Idea." It will be released in four different versions: Limited Edition A (CD+Blu-ray), Limited Edition B (CD+DVD), Regular Edition First Press, and Regular Edition. The Limited Editions and First Press

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  • MTV announces winners of 'MTV VMAJ 2018'

    September 8, 2018 @ 3:19 am

    MTV have announced the winners for 'MTV VMAJ 2018.'Among the 17 categories, Hoshino Gen won two of them: Best Pop Video and Best Art Direction Video. This year's special awards went to Miura Daichi for Artist of the Year, and Utada Hikaru's album "Hatsukoi" for Best Album of the Year. You can check out all of the winners below the cut. In addition, a special event called 'MTV VMAJ 2018 -THE LIVE-' will be held on October 10 at Shinkiba STUDIO COA

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  • Final artist line up for 'MUSIC STATION Ultra FES 2018' announced

    September 8, 2018 @ 3:18 am

    The final artist line up for 'MUSIC STATION Ultra FES 2018,' which will air on September 17, has been announced. The newly announced artists include Dan Balan, Kimura Kaela, Gekidan Shiki Musical: Cats, Kuraki Mai, Johnny's Musical by Higashiyama Noriyuki, King & Prince, and Johnny's Jr., Sukima Switch, DA PUMP, TRF, Miyano Maki, B.B. Queens, hiro+Fairies, Piko Taro, Hoshino Gen, Matsudaira Ken, YOSHIKI feat. HYDE, and RADIO FISH. Check out the f

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  • Recochoku's weekly download charts for 8/22~8/28 2018

    September 5, 2018 @ 3:09 am

    Recochoku have updated their weekly charts for the week of August 22th to August 28th. Check out the top ranking digital singles, albums, and music videos for this week below! - < Digital Single - Weekly Ranking > 01 - "Daifuseikai" - back number 02 - "Idea" - Hoshino Gen 03 - "Ai no Katachi feat. HIDE (GReeeeN)" - MISIA 04 - "U.S.A." - DA PUMP 05 - "Moshi Kimi wo Yurusetara" - Ieiri Leo 06 - "Hito Ikitsuki Nagara" -

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  • Recochoku's weekly download charts for 8/15~8/21 2018

    August 29, 2018 @ 2:58 am

    Recochoku have updated their weekly charts for the week of August 15th to August 21th. Check out the top ranking digital singles, albums, and music videos for this week below! - < Digital Single - Weekly Ranking > 01 - "Idea" - Hoshino Gen 02 - "Ai no Katachi feat. HIDE (GReeeeN)" - MISIA 03 - "Moshi Kimi wo Yurusetara" - Ieiri Leo 04 - "U.S.A." - DA PUMP 05 - "Ambivalent" - Keyakizaka46 06 - "Lemon" - Yonezu Kenshi

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  • Hoshino Gen to digitally release 'Hanbun, Aoi' theme song

    August 1, 2018 @ 3:36 am

    Hoshino Gen will digitally release "Idea," which is the theme song for NHK's morning drama 'Hanbun, Aoi,' on August 20. Designed by Yoshida Yuni, the jacket artwork features a puddle that looks like the side of someone's face. In addition, Hoshino's new artist photo shows him kneeling down on the road underneath the blue sky.  Source & Images: natalie

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  • Hoshino Gen's single 'Koi' wins '2018 JASRAC Awards'

    May 24, 2018 @ 3:16 am

    Hoshino Gen's single "Koi," which was released in October of 2016, has won the gold prize in the '2018 JASRAC Awards.'   The annual award is presented by JASRAC (Japanese Society for Rights of Authors, Composers, and Publishers) to owners of the works that received the largest amount of royalty distribution throughout the year. "Koi" gained popularity after being used as the theme song in the drama "Nigeru wa Haji da ga Yaku

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