Latest

  • Hilcrhyme announce 2nd tour for 2015 + new single in February

    November 17, 2014 @ 4:20 pm

    Hilcrhyme will hold a nationwide tour starting in March of 2015.Previously, Hilcrhyme announced that they will hold their live tour 'Itta Koto Nai.' from January 12 to March 15 of next year. The tour that they've announced at this time will kick off on March 29 at Aichi-ken Geijutsu Gekijou, and will wrap up on May 17 at NHK Hall for a total of 16 shows. In addition, Hilcrhyme will release a new single (currently untitled) in February. This

    Read More

    • 0
    • 413
    • 0
  • Nakama Yukie chosen as the presenter for 'Japan Record Awards' for the first time

    November 17, 2014 @ 1:41 pm

    On November 16, it was announced that actress Nakama Yukie has been chosen as the presenter for TBS' annual music awards show, "Japan Record Awards." Though she has hosted NHK's "Kohaku Uta Gassen" on four occassions, this will be the first time for her to host the Record Awards.Along with Nakama, TBS announcer Azumi Shinichiro will also serve as the presenter for the 3rd consecutive year.Additionally, two more announcers, Masuda Erina and Yoshid

    Read More

    • 1
    • 1259
    • 0
  • Momoiro Clover Z to release a collaboration single with KISS

    November 16, 2014 @ 9:34 pm

    Momoiro Clover Z and KISS would release a collaboration single (currently untitled) on January 28, 2015. The single will be released under the name "Momoiro Clover Z vs KISS." Reportedly, this collaboration happened as KISS was interested in Momoclo, and it will be the very first time for KISS to collaborate with Japanese artist. The title track, sang by Momoclo, and composed and played by KISS, will also be released digitally in 120 countries o

    Read More

    • 2
    • 2135
    • 1
  • Drama Prime Time Report – 11/10~11/13

    November 16, 2014 @ 3:08 pm

    This is Tokyohive's regular Drama Prime Time Report that gives you a detailed look at the prime time ratings with a focus on the weekly dramas. You can check out more of the most recent ratings from November 3rd to November 9th and an overview of the episode and average ratings of the current fall dramas below! === 11/10 – Monday 08.8%(0.4%) – 19:30-19:58 – Close-Up Gendai 11.8%(2.6%) – 20:00-20:43 – Tsurube no Kazoku ni Kanpai 1

    Read More

    • 0
    • 2246
    • 0
  • NTV reveals artist line up for 'Best Artist 2014'

    November 16, 2014 @ 1:39 am

    NTV has revealed the artist line up for its special music program 'Best Artist 2014' which will broadcast on November 26 from 7:00 pm to 9:54 pm. The 31 artists who have been announced at this time include Arashi, EXILE TRIBE, Mr.Children, SEKAI NO OWARI, aiko, Ikimonogakari, Golden Bomber, Johnny's WEST, Superfly, Tackey & Tsubasa, Nogizaka46, Perfume, and May J. The 3-hour program will feature a special medley by the Johnny's groups, as well as

    Read More

    • 5
    • 4125
    • 0
  • Ueno Juri to take on her first detective role in drama 'Ouroboros'

    November 16, 2014 @ 1:38 am

    Actress Ueno Juri will be taking on her first detective role in the 2015 drama 'Ouroboros' (TBS). As previously reported, actors Ikuta Toma and Oguri Shun will be teaming up in the upcoming drama, marking their first time in about 8 years since they last co-starred in Fuji TV's 'Hanazakari no Kimitachi e ~Ikemen♂Paradise~' (2007). Ikuta was cast as "Ryuzaki Ikuo", a usually dull detective, but once his "switch" turns on, he d

    Read More

    • 1
    • 3595
    • 0
  • angela to release new 'Soukyuu no Fafner EXODUS' single & best-of album

    November 16, 2014 @ 1:37 am

    angela's new single "Exist" will be released on February 11."Exist" has been picked up as the opening number for the anime 'Soukyuu no Fafner EXODUS' ('Fafner in the Azure EXODUS') which will air on MBS, TBS, CBC, and BS-TBS' "animeism" time slot beginning in January of 2015. Besides the title track, the single will include the anime's ending song "Anya Kouro" and an instrumental track for each song. The release of this single was announced

    Read More

    • 0
    • 920
    • 1
  • Sakai Noriko confesses to lip-syncing

    November 16, 2014 @ 1:24 am

    On November 14, actress/singer Sakai Noriko made a live appearance on Tokyo MX TV's '5-ji ni Muchuu!'. According to Sakai's official website, this marked her first TV appearance since making her comeback to the entertainment industry. When asked if she's ever lip-synched during her idol days, Sakai confessed, "I've done it before." With her popularity overseas, there were times when she had to sing in Chinese, "I've been told to lip-sync so I don

    Read More

    • 0
    • 2729
    • 0
  • Hashimoto Kanna holds a handshake event for her 1st photobook

    November 15, 2014 @ 4:09 pm

    On November 15, Rev. from DVL member Hashimoto Kanna held a handshake event for her first photobook, "Little Star ~KANNA 15~."  This long-awaited photobook of Hashimoto who is known as the "once in a 1000-year idol" or "too angelic idol," was photographed by renowned Singaporean photographer Leslie Kee, and it brought out a new side of Hashimoto. Hashimoto said that her favorite photo in the photobook was the one where she wore Yu

    Read More

    • 0
    • 1644
    • 0
  • Ieiri Leo announces her 4th nationwide tour

    November 15, 2014 @ 2:29 am

    Ieiri Leo will hold her fourth nationwide tour starting in May of next year. The upcoming tour will kick off at Hibiya Open-Air Concert Hall as Ieiri's first solo outdoors live. She will also be making stops in Kagoshima, Ishikawa, Tochigi, Ibaraki, and Hyogo for the first time. Her new single "Silly" (November 19 release) will enclose a serial number for ticket pre-reservations.The tour schedule can be seen below.  [2015 Iei

    Read More

    • 1
    • 684
    • 0