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  • Morning Musume reveals details about 'event V' version of "Only you"

    July 7, 2011 @ 11:14 am

    Morning Musume has just revealed the track list for the 'event V' version of their latest single, "Only you"! The DVD will be released on July 9th, and includes nine different versions of the PV, all of which will feature a different member of the group. Check out the track list and cover for the release below! - < Track List > 01. Only you (Takahashi Ai Solo Ver.) 02. Only you (Niigaki Risa Solo Ver.) 03. Only you (Michi

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  • AKB48's Maeda Atsuko becomes a delicate doll for "papier"

    July 7, 2011 @ 9:43 am

    For the August edition of the magazine 'papier', AKB48 member Maeda Atsuko graced the cover  with a delicate and beautiful new image! In her photoshoot, the popular AKB48 member takes on the appearance of a sweet doll with her sweet accessories and  soft pastel tones. Check out the scans below! [gallery link="file" orderby="ID"] Source: Zazhimi

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  • EXILE to hold dome tour in five metropolitan cities!

    July 7, 2011 @ 8:58 am

    It's been revealed that popular group EXILE will be holding a dome tour called, "EXILE LIVE TOUR 2011 TOWER OF WISH ~Negai no Tou~". Starting on November 26th, the tour will hit up five metropolitan cities - Osaka, Nagoya, Tokyo, Fukuoka, and Sapporo. EXILE gained massive popularity with their catchy pop songs and sharp dance skills. In recent years, they've been active with other activities aside from music, such as publishing their "Gekk

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  • DiVA reveals details + jacket covers for their second single, "Cry"!

    July 7, 2011 @ 7:22 am

    Last month, we reported that AKB48 sub-unit DiVA would be releasing their 2nd single on August 10th, and now, its details and jackets covers have been revealed! DiVA's second single will be entitled, "Cry", and will come in four different editions. There will be three regular editions (A, B, and C), which will include a CD and a DVD. The CD-only edition will be sold exclusively through mu-mo shop, and will come with a ticket to a DiVA handsh

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  • Arashi's "Nippon no Arashi" book sells over 200,000 copies in just 4 days

    July 7, 2011 @ 7:02 am

    Back in May, tokyohive reported on how popular group Arashi would start selling their book, “Nippon no Arashi”, on June 30th. Four days after it hit shelves, “Nippon no Arashi: Pocket Version” sold over 237,000 copies and has topped the Oricon book charts for the week of July 11th. This is their first book in nearly three years since their photo album, “Arashi 5-dai Dome Tour Shashin Shu: ARASHI IS ALIVE!”. So far, “Nippon no Arashi” is this y

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  • Tokyo Girls Style announces new single with a preview!

    July 7, 2011 @ 6:12 am

    Idol group Tokyo Girls Style have just announced the title of their upcoming seventh single, "Limited addiction / We Will Win! -Kokoro no Baton de PoPon no Po~n-"! To tide  fans over until its release on August 24th, the group also uploaded a thirty-second teaser of "Limited addiction" onto their official YouTube channel. Check out the preview below, and stay tuned for more info on Tokyo Girls Style's new single! Source: Tokyo Girls

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  • Former Morning Musume member Konno Asami to make debut as announcer

    July 7, 2011 @ 5:28 am

    Former Morning Musume member Konno Asami will officially make her debut as an announcer through the show "7 Star Bratch!" The July 7th broadcast will be Konno's first as an announcer since revealing last October that she had joined the staff of TV Tokyo. After training for about three months as an intern, she is finally able to host her own show as an announcer. Konno will also be appearing in the July 7th broadcast of "FINE! Opening" and "

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  • SECRET completes their debut Japanese showcase

    July 7, 2011 @ 4:53 am

    On July 6th, Korean girl group SECRET held their debut Japanese showcase,"SECRET Premium Debut Live in Japan", at Harajuku's Laforet Museum. Out of the 5,000 fans that applied for passes, only 2,000 made it in.  Over 300 different media outlets also joined the crowd, including representative presses like Nihon TV, TBS, Fuji TV, Asahi TV, and Sankei Sports. SECRET captured the hearts of their fans with a one-hour long showcase featuring Ja

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  • Tsuruno Takeshi releases his PV for "Niji"

    July 7, 2011 @ 4:15 am

    Singer/actor Tsuruno Takeshi released the music video for "Niji", which will be featured on his upcoming concept mini-album, 'Churu no Uta'. Currently charting in 3rd place on the USEN charts, the song was initially a song his daughter unintentionally sang when they were taking a bath together. Tsuruno was so impressed by the song she learned in kindergarten that he decided to turn it into a full-fledged song. In the music video, you can

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  • "TOKYO IDOL FESTIVAL 2011" announces its stellar first line-up

    July 7, 2011 @ 3:33 am

    This summer, Japans biggest idol event, "TOKYO IDOL FESTIVAL", will be held on August 27th and 28th in Odaiba. The theme of this year's "TOKYO IDOL FESTIVAL" will be "Eco & Smile", which aims to make the festival eco-friendly; ultimately, the event hopes  to deliver a feeling of recovery from the Tohoku Earthquake for both the idols and the audience. The electricity will come from private power generators, and there will be various dis

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