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  • Music Japan's all-girls performances for August 21st!

    August 21, 2011 @ 7:03 pm

    On the all-girls lineup for Music Japan's August 21st episode, groups such as Happiness, SDN48, bump.y, ZONE, SPEED and soloist Koda Kumi showed up on stage to perform their latest tracks! Check out some of the performances below! <"secret base ~Kimi ga Kuretamono~" - ZONE> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zwB-DKxjEg <"MIN MIN MIN" - SDN48> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=odsonD_5jN0 <"Kiss!" - bump.y>

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  • Aflac reveals their collaboration CM with Arashi's Sakurai Sho and Miyazaki Aoi!

    August 21, 2011 @ 6:58 pm

    On August 20th, the Aflac collaboration CM featuring their mascot, a duck and footages from movie “Kamisama no Karute”, featuring Arashi’s Sakurai Sho and Miyazaki Aoi was revealed. The CM focuses on the duck going to the movie theater to watch “Kamisama no Karute” and begins crying at the various scenes of the movie. Check out the CM below! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yj6mAAz0Pkc

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  • Happiness performs "Wish" on Music Japan!

    August 21, 2011 @ 6:27 pm

    On the August 21st broadcast of Music Japan, EXILE's sibling group Happiness made an appearance performing "Wish", their third single. In white outfits, the group performed their 'fan dance' with this refreshing summer song. Check it out below! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEzUKmrPSoc

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  • Which Arashi member do you want to see fireworks with?

    August 21, 2011 @ 6:10 pm

    The month of August in Japan is well-known as the season of fireworks, as many festivals held nationwide celebrate by setting off the wondrous sparks. It's very common at this time that many couples and families goes out in their yukatas (summer kimonos) and watch the fireworks. With Arashi's popularity in all-time high, goo has now asked their users, "Which member do you want to see fireworks with?" Check out the results below! ---

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  • Morning Musume & Dream Morning Musume perform together on 24 Hour TV!

    August 21, 2011 @ 6:08 pm

    On the recent episode of 24 Hour TV, Morning Musume and Dream Morning Musume collaborated together to perform a medley of their classic hits. Dream Morning Musume hit the stage first with “Love Machine”, followed by Morning Musume singing “Renai Revolution 21”, and finally ending with the groups coming together to sing “Dekkai Uchuu ni Ai Ga Aru”. Unfortunately Tanaka Reina, Mitsui Aika and Sayashi Riho from Morning Musume weren’t able

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  • Former Morning Musume Konno Asami impresses with her performance as an event MC

    August 21, 2011 @ 5:14 pm

    Former Morning Musume member Konno Asami (now a rookie announcer for TV Tokyo) appeared as the MC for a DVD release event for "Zakkuri Senshi Piramekid", a work from kids variety show "Pirameki-no". The event was held at TOWER RECORDS in Shibuya on August 19th, and included a talk show and handshake meeting. In the beginning, Konno seemed a little nervous, but she put on a smile when fans cheered her on, saying, "Invincible MC KonKon". Ko

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  • Miyake Yuji announces hiatus for the rest of the year

    August 21, 2011 @ 4:07 pm

    On August 21st, actor Miyake Yuji (60) announced that he will be going on hiatus for the rest of the year. This will serve as a recuperation period, as he plans to devote himself to recovering from a herniated disc surgery. According to his agency, Miyake underwent a successful surgery on July 30th, but because he's been straining himself with work, the paralysis in his leg has remained. To focus on rehabilitation sessions, he will cancel al

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  • Fairies releases PV teaser of "More Kiss"

    August 21, 2011 @ 3:24 pm

    The girls of new dance and vocal group Fairies have been busy this week with promotion for their debut single, "More Kiss/Song for You". Just after their name announcement earlier this month, their agency released an audio teaser on their official website.  The talented rookies also recently held their first live event.  Since then, they have been been visiting parts of Japan performing mini lives for the single. Their label avex trax h

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  • Sakanaction reveals details on their fifth album, 'DocumentaLy'

    August 21, 2011 @ 3:00 pm

    Rock band Sakanaction has revealed the title for their new album! Sakanaction's fifth album will be titled, "DocumentaLy", and it'll contain their latest singles, "Identity", "Rookie",  "Bach no Senritsu wo Yoru ni Kiita Sei Desu", and  their new song, "Endless". The album will come in three versions: limited edition A (CD+DVD+booklet), limited edition B (CD+booklet), and a regular edition (CD-Only). The DVD for limited edition A will con

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  • Fairies hold debut event at Kawasaki Lazona in front of 3,000 fans

    August 21, 2011 @ 1:51 pm

    On August 21st, Vision Factory's new idol group, Fairies, held a debut event on a special stage at Kawasaki Lazona. At the event, the group sang three songs including "More Kiss" in front of 3,000 fans. Member Ito Momoka declared, "We want to become artists who will not lose to our 'senpais' Amuro Namie-san and SPEED-san." She also shared the group's goals, saying, "We want to perform at Budokan, and hold a nationwide tour. We eventually w

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