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  • Heavenstamp's Mika to withdraw from the band

    May 1, 2013 @ 5:06 am

    It's been announced that Heavenstamp's drummer Mika will be withdrawing from the band. Since last year, Mika had been receiving treatment for her bad hip condition. However, she wasn't able to recover as expected and it was concluded that it would be difficult for her to continue making music and participating in lives. After talking it over many times with the members and staff, she decided to part ways with the band. Heavenstamp form

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  • Tsunku♂ assigns Natsuyaki Miyabi as Berryz Kobo's vice-captain

    April 30, 2013 @ 9:17 pm

    On April 30, Tsunku♂ updated his blog with news that he has assigned Natsuyaki Miyabi as Berryz Kobo's vice-captain. According to his blog, "In order to aim further improvement of Berryz Kobo, and to strengthen their team work, I've decided assigned Natsuyaki Miyabi as the vice-captain in addition to Shimizu Saki who has been serving as the captain up until now. Because of this, I'm sure Berryz Kobo will be even cooler than now." Natsu

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  • Nogizaka46's Ando Mikumo to graduate from the group

    April 28, 2013 @ 2:55 pm

    It's been announced that Nogizaka46's Ando Mikumo will be graduating from the group. Ando decided to graduate in order to concentrate on her studies. She will part ways with the group after participating in the handshake event for Nogizaka46's 5th single, "Kimi no Na wa Kibou" on April 29th at Yokohama Pacifico, and the special event, "Anata Dake no Tame ni Message, Iwasete Kudasai! -Namagoe Rokuon Kai-', on June 16th. Ando has been a p

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  • flumpool's Sakai Kazuki to go on hiatus in order to devote himself to dieting

    April 26, 2013 @ 7:04 pm

    flumpool has announced that guitarist Sakai Kazuki will be taking a break from appearing on visuals for the time being in order to devote himself to his diet. Sakai has been dieting since the band's debut, but has failed and rebounded repeatedly. As a result, he's decided to take his diet seriously and made this decision. He declared that he will be successful with his diet by late-June and return to the band. Since he will only go on hiat

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  • Kitagawa Keiko to release her 1st original photo book

    April 25, 2013 @ 5:32 am

    It was revealed that actress Kitagawa Keiko who will be celebrating her 10th anniversary since her debut, will release her first original photo book (currently untitled) on August 22nd, her 27th birthday. For the location of the photoshoot, Kitagawa chose Paris, France, as she says she wanted to pick a memorable place that she's visited in her private time. "I hope to send out the best photos to everybody from Paris, the city of art and lo

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  • Tanami Ryoko gives birth to her 2nd child

    April 22, 2013 @ 5:43 pm

    On April 20, model Tanami Ryoko (39) reported the birth of her 2nd child through her official blog. According to the announcement, she gave birth to a baby girl weighing at 3,382 g (7 lb 7 oz). Tanami expressed, "I wanted to see the baby's face as soon as possible. I'm deeply moved. She's so cute." She continued, "Thank you for coming to your mama. I'm a new mom yet again, but I will hold you a lot, and will protect you with the family."

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  • Suzuki Emi is pregnant with her first child

    April 20, 2013 @ 8:20 pm

    On April 20, model Suzuki Emi (27) announced through her official blog that she is pregnant with her first child. She's currently 4-months pregnant and is due sometime in October. Suzuki wrote, "After getting engaged last year, I let nature take care of things regarding children. When I was thinking about being blessed with a child, I learned in February that I was 2-months pregnant." She expressed, "While I am surprised that things went s

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  • Momoiro Clover Z to be featured on Shueisha's 5 different magazines

    April 20, 2013 @ 3:48 am

    Popular idol group Momoiro Clover Z will be featured on 5 different magazines from Shueisha Inc. The collaboration project is titled "Shueisha Haru no Momoclo Matsuri", and the 5 magazines include manga magazine "Weekly Young Jump", female fashion magazine "Seventeen", Shoujo manga magazine "Margaret", weekly magazine "Weekly Playboy", and male fashion magazine "Men's Non-no". Each magazine will have a project to match with their own ch

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  • Saotome Taichi & Nishiyama Maki to marry + expecting a baby

    April 18, 2013 @ 6:56 am

    On April 17th, stage actor Saotome Taichi and model Nishiyama Maki announced that they are planning to register their marriage in June. They also revealed that Nishiyama is currently in the third month of pregnancy. They wrote, "First of all, we would like to sincerely apologize for causing such trouble to everybody," regarding the series of reports about them. Then they revealed that they started their relationship in June the year bef

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  • Now Hiring and Summer Internships Available!

    April 17, 2013 @ 8:26 pm

    We're currently hiring for tokyohive! The following position is currently available: Part Time Journalist Position For this position, you will be responsible in helping creating content and writing stories for tokyohive. You will report directly to the editor on duty and receive assignments in addition to being responsible for providing assistance. As such, the journalist will create / write content.  This is a compensated position and

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