Category

  • Abe Koji & Takahashi Ai to hold their wedding ceremony in Hawaii

    May 31, 2014 @ 1:00 am

    It was reported that comedian Abe Koji and former Morning Musume member Takahashi Ai who registered their marriage back in February, will hold their wedding ceremony in Hawaii on June 2. According to the agency, their family members and close friends will attend the ceremony, and former Morning Musume member Mitsui Aika will also be there to celebrate the couple.In addition, the couple is also planning to hold the wedding reception party in Japa

    Read More

    • 3
    • 6117
    • 0
  • Oguri Shun & Yamada Yu expecting their first child

    May 30, 2014 @ 12:20 am

    It has been reported that model Yamada Yu, the wife of actor Oguri Shun, is pregnant with their first child. According to the announcement made by Yamada's agency, she is in the sixth month of pregnancy, and is expecting a baby in September.The couple married in March of 2012, and at the press conference for their marriage, Yamada mentioned that she would like to have at least three children. As she will appear in TBS' show "Pittanko Kan★K

    Read More

    • 10
    • 18238
    • 1
  • AKB48's Nakata Chisato to stop her activities for a while due to pleurisy

    May 30, 2014 @ 12:15 am

    On May 29, it was announced on AKB48's official site that a member Nakata Chisato would stop her activities for a while due to pleurisy. Nakata has been absent from the group's activities since the middle of May because of her poor health condition, but according to the announcement, she was recently diagnosed with pleurisy, and she will need 1~2 months to recover.Therefore, she will not be able to participate in any of the group's activiti

    Read More

    • 3
    • 4961
    • 0
  • Oricon Weekly Charts for 5/19 ~ 5/25

    May 29, 2014 @ 1:26 am

    Oricon has revealed the latest weekly charts for the week of May 19th to the 25th.Check out the results below.=====[Single Weekly Ranking]1. "Labrador Retriever" - AKB48 : 5/21 (1,662,265)2. "We Don't Stop" - Nishino Kana : 5/21 (20,779)3. "StarRingChild EP" - Aimer : 5/21 (18,068)4. "LOVE, HOLIDAY." - TOKIO : 5/21 (17,074)5. "Kenka Joutou" - Kishidan : 5/21 (16,697)(Check out the full ranking here.)---[Album Weekly Ranking]1. "Singing Bird" - In

    Read More

    • 0
    • 3612
    • 0
  • Kawaei Rina & Iriyama Anna update their Google+

    May 28, 2014 @ 3:23 am

    On May 27, AKB48 members Kawaeri Rina and Iriyama Anna, who got injured during the group's handshake event in Iwate on May 25, updated their Google+ and messaged to their fans.  Kawaei wrote with her photo, "I'm sorry everyone for worrying you. I am recovering well little by little (^^)." She also revealed that she would make an appearance via telephone on Fuji TV's live broadcasting show "Viking", which she serves as the regular membe

    Read More

    • 7
    • 8421
    • 0
  • Fairies' Ito Momoka to make her solo debut + M Three' 2nd single to be released

    May 25, 2014 @ 4:14 pm

    It was announced on Fairies' official site that member Ito Momoka would make her solo debut this summer, and the group's sub-unit M Three's second single entitled "Your Love" is also set to be released. The details on both announcements will be revealed at a later date.Additionally, Fairies is scheduled to release their new single "Super Hero / Love Me, Love You More." soon on May 28.One of the title tracks "Super Hero" is the ending theme song

    Read More

    • 0
    • 3619
    • 0
  • AKB48 theater manager explains Kawaei and Iriyama's conditions

    May 25, 2014 @ 11:40 am

    As reported earlier, AKB48 members Kawaei Rina and Iriyama Anna got injured by a 24-year-old man with a saw, during the group's handshake event in Iwate. On the 25th at 9:30 pm, AKB48 Theater manager Yuasa Hiroshi explained the details on those two's conditions in front of the hospital they are currently hospitalized. According to the theater manager, Kawaei fractured her  thumb of the right hand, and got slashed on her right arm.

    Read More

    • 7
    • 16350
    • 1
  • DAZZLE VISION featured in Final Fantasy Agito battle scenes

    May 24, 2014 @ 1:16 am

    Japanese hard rock screamo band DAZZLE VISION will be featured in the new Square Enix smartphone game Final Fantasy Agito. The band's vocalist Maiko lends her signature shouts to the iOS/Android game during the weekend "Toubatsusen" battles where players fight together against giant bosses. Ishikawa Tsuyoshi (Pay money To my Pain/BONEZ) on the bass and Kanza Jin (Pay money To my Pain/BONEZ) also join in the BGM recording.DAZZLE VIS

    Read More

    • 0
    • 2621
    • 0
  • Recochoku's weekly download charts for 5/14~5/20

    May 23, 2014 @ 6:21 pm

    Recochoku have just updated their weekly charts for the week of May 14th to May 20th. Check out the top ranking chaku-uta, digital singles and music videos for this week below! - < Chaku-Uta - Weekly Ranking > 01 - "Let It Go ~Ari no Mama de~ (Japanese)" - Matsu Takako 02 - "Kenka Joutou" - Kishidan 03 - "Hello new me" - Hamasaki Ayumi 04 - "Kaze" - GReeeeN 05 - "Let It Go ~Ari no Mama de~ (Ending)" - May J. 06 - "Happy" -

    Read More

    • 0
    • 2616
    • 0
  • Utada Hikaru holds her wedding ceremony in Italy

    May 23, 2014 @ 2:47 pm

    Singer-songwriter Utada Hikaru (31) and Italian bartender Francesco Calliano (23) held their wedding ceremony in Polignano a Mare, Southern Italy on May 23.Utada wore a simple, full-length white dress with laced sleeves. It was a tightly-guarded wedding with about 7-8 bodyguards to prevent pictures from being taken. Among the chaos, the couple stepped out of the church in smiles. About 300 spectators flocked to the c

    Read More

    • 9
    • 17634
    • 3