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  • Kobukuro's Kuroda Shunsuke announces the birth of his 3rd child

    May 4, 2016 @ 10:19 am

    Popular duo Kobukuro's Kuroda Shunsuke (39) has announced the birth of his third child. According to the announcement, Kuroda welcomed his new son on April 29. "I am grateful and humbled to be blessed with a new life. I will continue to work vigorously towards music, so please to support me," he wrote.  Kuroda married in 2005. His first son was born in September of 2007 followed by his second son in April of 2011. Congratulations!

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  • Oricon Weekly Charts for 4/25 ~ 5/1

    May 4, 2016 @ 10:18 am

    Check out Oricon's weekly ranking for April 25 to May 1 below. [Single Weekly Ranking]1. "Amagami Hime" - NMB48 : 4/27 (230,163)2. "Tsugitsugi Zokuzoku/ Itoshima Distance/ Koi Nara Tokku ni Hajimatteru" - ANGERME : 4/27 (52,682)3. "Koi ni Naritai AQUARIUM" - Aquors : 4/27 (46,835)4. "Mizushoubai wo Yamete Kurei ka" - Golden Bomber : 4/27 (34,551)5. "Anata no Suki na Tokoro" - Nishino Kana : 4/27 (22,497)(Check out the full ranking here.)===

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  • girugamesh to disband in July

    May 3, 2016 @ 10:41 am

    girugamesh will disband after their one-man live "girugamesh ONEMAN TOUR 2016 Nue-period-" on July 10 at Zepp DiverCity TOKYO. The band released a comment, stating, "During these long 12 years, we gave it our all and did everything that we could do. That is our honest feelings." Since releasing their mini album "Nue-chimera-", the band has been on tour in Europe. They will hold their very last live after returning to Japan.  girug

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  • Aibu Saki announces her marriage to a non-celebrity man

    May 3, 2016 @ 10:37 am

    Another celebrity has tied the knot! On May 3, actress Aibu Saki (30) announced her marriage to a non-celebrity man. A translated message from the actress can be seen below. "To everyone who always supported me.It's a personal matter, but I would like to announce that I, Aibu Saki, have registered my marriage today on May 3.I met him through my friend, and we became close as lovers. He proposed to me at the end of last year. I am very h

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  • Uehara Ai graduates from Ebisu★Muscats

    May 3, 2016 @ 10:34 am

    Uehara Ai has graduated from Ebisu★Muscats. Last November during the event "AV OPEN2015", Uehara had announced that she would graduate from AV in spring. With this, she has also graduated from Ebisu★Muscats on April 27. Source & Image: natalie 

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  • Recochoku's weekly download charts for 4/20~4/26

    May 2, 2016 @ 5:22 pm

    Recochoku have updated their weekly charts for the week of April 20th to April 26th. Check out the top ranking chaku-uta, digital singles and music videos for this week below! - < Chaku-Uta - Weekly Ranking > 01 - "Hanataba wo Kimi ni" - Utada Hikaru 02 - "Anata no Suki na Tokoro" - Nishino Kana 03 - "FLASH" - Perfume 04 - "Tomo yo ~ Kono Saki mo Zutto..." - Ketsumeishi 05 - "Share The Love" - THE Sharehappi 06 - "Try Ever

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  • Takajo Aki leaves Watanabe Entertainment

    May 2, 2016 @ 1:50 pm

    Former AKB48 member Takajo Aki has left Watanabe Productions in April, and will now be carrying out her activities as a free agent. On May 1, Takajo updated her official blog and made the announcement. "In order to move forward with my life after graduating from AKB48, as a talent and as a human being, I have to see the world and grow," she commented. Takajo joined AKB48 back in 2008. In 2012, she was sent to Indonesia to be a part of JKT48. She

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  • BAND-MAID extends world domination to Mexico in October

    April 30, 2016 @ 10:15 am

    Japanese rock band BAND-MAID continue to spread their powerful combination of Akihabara-maid cuteness and hard rock sound across the world with their announcement of their Latin American debut in Mexico later this year. BAND-MAID will perform at Mexico's CDMX SALA (http://sala.club/#home) in Mexico City on October 9th with an opportunity for a VIP meet-and-greet session with the band before the show.Tickets go on sale May 16 at http://www.ticketm

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  • Country Girls member Inaba Manaka halts her activities due to asthma

    April 29, 2016 @ 10:13 am

    Country Girls member Inaba Manaka will be putting a halt to her activities. The group's official website explained that the reason for Inaba's hiatus is asthma. She's had asthma since she was a child, and it has gotten worse recently. As such, Inaba will not be participating in release events for the group's single "BOOGIE WOOGIE LOVE / Koi wa Magnet / Ranrarun - Anata ni Muchu" as well as "Country Girls Live Tour 2016 Haru Natsu" and t

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  • Oricon Weekly Charts for 4/18 ~ 4/24

    April 28, 2016 @ 10:09 am

    Check out Oricon's weekly rankings for April 18 to 24![Single Weekly Ranking]1. "Gyakuten Winner" - Johnny's WEST : 4/20 (115,245)2. "Naze Hito wa Arasoun Darou? / Summer Wind / Jinsei wa STEP!" - ℃-ute : 4/20 (59,522)3. "Ai wo Choudai feat. TAKANORI NISHIKAWA (T.M.Revolution)" - AOA : 4/20 (30,253)4. "Silent Majority" - Keyakizaka46 : 4/6 (15,739)5. "THE [email protected] SideM [email protected] LINE -10 Cafe Parade (Cafe Parade!)" - Cafe Parad

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