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  • Tohoshinki reveals track list + song preview for new album, "TONE"

    August 27, 2011 @ 7:40 am

    Last month, we reported that Tohoshinki would be releasing a new album on September 28th. The duo have just revealed the title and track list through their official website! Titled "TONE", this will be Tohoshinki’s first Japanese album as a duo. The album will come in three different versions: two 'CD+DVD' editions and a 'CD-only' edition. Check out the full track list and a preview for their song "B.U.T. (BE-AU-TY)" below! - <

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  • Kanjani8's Okura Tadayoshi to pose in the nude for upcoming issue of "anan"

    August 27, 2011 @ 6:51 am

    Kanjani8's Okura Tadayoshi (26) will be taking it all off for the August 31st issue of 'anan' magazine. This will be the magazine's annual sex special issue, which has featured Mukai Osamu and Ikuta Toma in the past. During an editorial conference, it was asked, "Who would readers want to see nude?", and Okura was selected for the next issue. Before the shoot, Okura expressed his doubts, saying, "Am I okay for this? I thought there woul

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  • Recochoku names Top 5 "broken heart" songs that made listeners cry the most

    August 27, 2011 @ 4:29 am

    Recochoku recently held a poll on their site, asking users about heart-break songs that made them cry the most. Though there are thousands of songs that croon about a broken heart, users picked Sonar Pocket's hit song "Suki da yo. ~100-kai no Koukai~", which had already ranked in 2nd place on Recochoku's top list of digital singles for the first half of 2011. Fans of the song commented: "The lyrics described my feelings perfectly after my

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  • Matsushita Yuya reveals PV for "Lonely Rain"!

    August 27, 2011 @ 3:28 am

    Matsushita Yuya has just revealed the PV for "Lonely Rain", a song from his latest single "SUPER DRIVE". This PV features the singer singing soulfully by the beach about regrets and longing for a loved one. Check out this PV below! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TcZcFpbyNDk Tip: Kanki

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  • Fukuyama Masaharu's time travel CM for "DUNLOP" revealed!

    August 27, 2011 @ 2:18 am

    Just yesterday, Fukuyama Masaharu announced that he will be meeting his great-great-grandchild (child actor Hamada Tatsuomi) in his new CM for tire company 'DUNLOP'. Now, the "Time Travel: Future" CM officially broadcasted throughout Japan. Check out his interaction with his great-great-grandchild below! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-xZ8Vuuqh0

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  • MAX's Mina gets a sunburn at the pool

    August 27, 2011 @ 12:58 am

    MAX member MINA (33) recently blogged that she went to the pool in a last-ditch effort to create some fun summer memories. Sporting some cool sunglasses and a cute swimsuit, MINA trotted off to the pool and before fans could ask her where she got her  swimsuit from, she quickly blogged, “Honestly, I got this (swimsuit) on the 'net for 2,980 yen (~39 USD).” But it seems that MINA didn't quite get the perfect summer memory she was looking

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  • Child actor Suzuki Fuku wants to sing at "Kouhaku" one day

    August 26, 2011 @ 11:54 pm

    On August 25th, child talento Suzuki Fuku (7) performed a public recording for a new song that'll be featured in an upcoming CM for insurance company Medicare Seimei. This new song is called, “Umaretayo! (I am born!)”. Suzuki, whose drama theme song with Ashida Mana (7) became a big hit this year, told the audience that at school, he's often asked for autographs by his fellow classmate. He also said that he aspires to appear on NHK’s “Kou

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  • mini reveals teaser for her new song, "CANDY GIRL"!

    August 26, 2011 @ 11:02 pm

    Electronic artist mini has just revealed an exciting teaser for her new song, "CANDY GIRL" through avex network's official YouTube channel! "CANDY GIRL" is an upbeat electropop tune that gets fiercer as the tune goes on. Not a lot of information about the song has been revealed so far, but the description on the YouTube video states that avex is currently accepting applications for a 'main model' to appear in avex artists' PVs. Check out

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  • Jang Geun Suk to make a cameo appearance on "Ikemen Desu Ne"

    August 26, 2011 @ 10:21 pm

    [caption id="attachment_185433" align="aligncenter" width="450" caption="L to R: Takimoto Miori (Mio) and Jang Geun Suk"][/caption] It was revealed that Korean actor Jang Geuk Suk will make a cameo appearance on drama “Ikemen Desu Ne”, the Japanese remake of the popular Korean drama that he starred in, “You’re Beautiful”. On August 26th, his agency announced that the popular Korean actor will make his appearance in front of the members of

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  • Ogawa Saki to close down her official blog

    August 26, 2011 @ 9:49 pm

    Some more sad news for S/mileage fans. The other day Ogawa Saki announced she would be graduating from S/mileage and Hello!Project on August 27th, and it appears her blog is going with her as well. A S/mileage staff member wrote, “We have an announcement concerning Ogawa Saki’s blog. Ogawa Saki’s Official blog ‘SAKICHII no MERON wo Gaburogu’ will be closed on August 31, 2011. Thanks to everyone for reading it.” No news has been announce

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