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  • Cover jackets + tracklists for Daichi Miura's new album "D.M."

    October 28, 2011 @ 11:08 am

    Earlier this month, R&B artist Daichi Miura annonced at his Tokyo Dome City Hall live that he'll releasing his second album on November 30th. Titled, "D.M.", the album is meant to be a "Direct Message" to the listener's body and soul, all conveyed through the power of "Dance and Music". It will come in two versions and contains 12 tracks. The album will include his last three singles, "The Answer", "Lullaby", and "Turn Off The Light",

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  • After School releases 'Tap Slap' version of "Diva" PV

    October 28, 2011 @ 11:03 am

    Just a few days ago, avex trax released a short video clip of After School's upcoming single, "Diva". The group has just released a "tap version" of the song, which adds a twist to their Korean remake. "Diva" drops on November 23rd, and to commemorate the release the girls will hold a special event in Tokyo and Osaka, where they will perform a mini live and a high-five event. Check out the tap-slap version of "Diva" below! -

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  • MUCC releases PV for "ARCADIA featuring DAISHI DANCE"

    October 28, 2011 @ 9:07 am

    Exactly two months ago, rock band MUCC announced they'd switched labels and were releasing a new single on November 23rd. Titled "ARCADIA", the single is a collaborative work with producer DAISHI DANCE. The band has come armed with a new image and dynamic sound, so you'll definitely want to check out their new PV below! -

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  • Matsuda Shota and Kuroda Eimi reported to be dating

    October 28, 2011 @ 6:41 am

    Weekly tabloid magazine “FRIDAY” has reported that actor Matsuda Shota (26) and model Kuroda Eimi (23) are currently in a relationship. The gossip rag included a recent photo of the two at a bar in Nishiazabu, Tokyo. “FRIDAY” reports that Matsuda and Kuroda, along with two other companions, took the taxi to Matsuda’s home, where he and Kuroda are shown going into his room. The two are said to be living in close proximity to one another, a

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  • Takei Emi becomes a bride for "Sekisui Heim"

    October 28, 2011 @ 5:29 am

    Actress Takei Emi was appointed as the new CM character for house maker 'Sekisui Heim', and revealed her CM at a PR event in Tokyo. In the CM, Takei plays a bride, and so she appeared in a beautiful wedding dress at the event that left reporters in awe. Since the CM revolved around a wedding, Takei was asked about what her ideal spouse was like. "A warm and smart person would be nice. I myself would like to become a person as warm as a

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  • AKB48's Shinoda Mariko's CM for "MORE" + her own fashion magazine revealed!

    October 28, 2011 @ 3:24 am

    On October 27th, AKB48’s Shinoda Mariko was featured in a CM for fashion magazine “MORE” as their model. In her 15-second commercial, Shinoda gets ready for the winter by donning a thick jacket and a mini-fur tote; the tote will be enclosed as a bonus present in the magazine's December issue. She also asks the audience to pick up her magazine, “MARIKO MAGAZINE”, for which she became the exclusive editor-in-chief. Check out this cozy CM b

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  • Jin Akanishi releases 'Episode 1' of web series "The Takeover"

    October 28, 2011 @ 2:11 am

    Jin Akanishi has just unleashed 'Episode 1' of his web series, "The Takeover". As reported earlier, “The Takeover Series [follows the] accounts of Jin’s adventures and includes behind-the-scenes footage as he crosses over from Japan into the United States.” In 'Episode 1', fans got to see Jin talk about starting his career at the age of 14 while driving through the streets of L.A. He shows a more casual, down-to-earth side that fans rarely

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  • Nakama Yukie to play a cold-blooded surgeon in a special drama

    October 28, 2011 @ 1:27 am

    Fuji TV has announced that they'll be airing a special drama called "Akujotachi no Mes", starring the bewitching Nakama Yukie as a cold-blooded surgeon. Seto Asaka, the wife of V6's Inohara Yoshihiko, will also be starring in her first role since giving birth to a baby boy in March 2010. "Akujotachi no Mes" is based on a novel called, "Incident... Akujotachi no Mes" by author Hata Takehiko. It's set in a large hospital, with Nakama playing

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  • Dream Morning Musume's Nakazawa Yuko reported to be dating a businessman

    October 27, 2011 @ 11:51 pm

    On October 27th, tabloid magazine 'Friday' reported that Morning Musume’s first generation leader and current Dream Morning Musume member, Nakazawa Yuko (38), is currently in a relationship with a regular businessman. The gossip magazine enclosed a picture of Nakazawa and her rumored boyfriend, seen embracing one another in front of a house as they made their way in. According to “Friday”, her boyfriend is a handsome IT businessman who be

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  • Mukai Osamu becomes a sadistic yet loveable chef for new drama

    October 27, 2011 @ 10:20 pm

    Earlier today it was announced that actor Mukai Osamu will be starring in his first prime time drama next season on Fuji TV. Thus far, Mukai has played many secondary roles that suits his image which have steadily increased his popularity, especially among women of all ages. Now he finally gets to shine in his first prime time starring role, in an original and comical story penned by scriptwriter Omori Mika ("Buzzer Beat", "My Boss My Hero

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