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  • Sato Eriko announces her marriage and pregnancy

    January 31, 2015 @ 3:21 pm

    On January 31, talento Sato Eriko (33) announced her marriage and pregnancy on her blog.According to Sato, her husband is a 45-year-old non-celebrity man. Sato started the blog post with, "I, Sato Eriko's real name is no longer Sato. I recently registered my marriage with someone who I have been dating, and been engaged to." She continued, "I am carrying a new life in my stomach. Both I and my husband really really wanted to have a child, and o

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  • Recochoku's weekly download charts for 1/21~1/27

    January 30, 2015 @ 6:05 pm

    Recochoku have just updated their weekly charts for the week of January 21st to January 27th. Check out the top ranking chaku-uta, digital singles and music videos for this week below! - < Chaku-Uta - Weekly Ranking > 01 - "Attakain Dakara" - Kumamushi 02 - "Dragon Night" - SEKAI NO OWARI 03 - "Uchouten" - B'z 04 - "Kiseki" - Kobukuro 05 - "R.Y.U.S.E.I." - Sandaime J Soul Brothers 06 - "Darling" - Nishino Kana 07 - "Hero

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  • Fujimoto Miki is pregnant with her 2nd child

    January 30, 2015 @ 3:36 am

    On January 30, talento Fujimoto Miki (29) updated her official blog and announced that she is 4 months pregnant with her second child. In a blog entry titled "To everyone," Fujimoto announced, "Some people may already know from some media reports, but at this time, I've been blessed with a second child. I've currently entered my fourth month." She expressed, "I'm in good physical condition, and I'm also filled with happy feelings."

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  • Actress Inoue Waka is pregnant with her first child

    January 28, 2015 @ 12:17 pm

    On January 27, actress Inoue Waka (34) reported through her official blog that she is 5-months pregnant with her first child.Inoue, who married film director Iizuka Ken (36) in May of 2012, announced, "It's a personal matter, but at this time, we as a couple, have been blessed with a new life. I'm currently 5-months pregnant and have entered my stable period. I'm scheduled to give birth in July." She expressed, "It's my first time, so I am anxiou

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  • AKB48 Team 8's Moriwaki Yui withdraws from group activities

    January 28, 2015 @ 2:57 am

    AKB48 Team 8 member Moriwaki Yui has withdrawn from group activities. Team 8 is made up of 47 members representing the 47 prefectures of Japan. Moriwaki, who was the Fukuoka representative member, had been active in Team 8 since its formation in April of 2014.  On their official website, Moriwaki wrote, "Managing [Team 8 activities] with my studies was a lot harder than I imagined. I thought about many things, but I felt stro

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  • Oricon Weekly Charts for 1/19 ~ 1/25

    January 28, 2015 @ 1:37 am

    Oricon has revealed its weekly charts for January 19 to 25. Check out the results below![Single Weekly Ranking]1. "Dead or Alive" - KAT-TUN : 1/21 (191,505)2. "WAKE ME TONIGHT" - JYJ : 1/21 (135,556)3. "Shiroi Kiseki" - B1A4 : 1/21 (68,877)4. "FANTASY" - w-inds. : 1/21 (34,213)5. "Very Good (Japanese Version)" - Block B : 1/21 (33,576)(Check out the full ranking here.)===[Album Weekly Ranking]1. "Koko ga Rhodes da, Koko de Tobe!" - AKB48 : 1/21 (

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  • Kashiwagi Yuki sings comedian duo Kumamushi's 'Attakaindakara♪'

    January 28, 2015 @ 1:23 am

    A video clip of Kashiwagi Yuki (AKB48, NMB48) singing comedian duo Kumamushi's "Attakaindakara♪" has been uploaded onto YouTube. Kumamushi will make their CD debut with "Attakaindakara♪" on February 4. In the video clip, Kashiwagi is first introduced by Kumamushi, then sings the chorus with hand motions. Source: natalie

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  • KAT-TUN achieve their 23rd consecutive No.1 single

    January 27, 2015 @ 2:24 am

    Popular group KAT-TUN released their 23rd single "Dead or Alive" on January 21, and they've found themselves at the top of Oricon's single ranking. The new single's first week sales reached 192,000 copies, and it allowed the group to grab the No.1 spot on Oricon's single weekly ranking."Dead or Alive" is their 23rd consecutive chart-topping single since their debut song "Real Face" (released in March 2006), and they are ranked in second place for

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  • AKB48's new album sells over 740,000 copies in the first week

    January 27, 2015 @ 2:22 am

    Popular idol group AKB48's 6th album "Koko ga Rhodes da, Koko de Tobe!" (went on sale on January 21) sold 747,000 copies during the release week, and it topped Oricon's latest album weekly ranking.This is the group's 3rd consecutive album that marked the first week sales of over 700,000 copies. This is also their 4th consecutive album to hit No.1 after "Koko ni Ita Koto" (June 2011), "1830m" (August 2012), and "Tsugi no Ashiato" (January 2014),

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  • AKB48 group to form a new sister group based in Niigata

    January 25, 2015 @ 4:45 pm

    During the final day of AKB48's annual event, "AKB48 Request Hour Set List Best 1035 2015" which was held at TOKYO DOME CITY HALL on January 25, it was announced that their new sister group would be formed in Niigata. The new sister group NGT48 will begin recruiting the first generation members starting in March, and will open their own theater, NGT48 Theater, on October 1. With the opening of new theater, Imamura Etsuro, the current S

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