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  • Comedian Tamura Hiroshi of 'Kirin' duo gets married!

    July 7, 2011 @ 1:27 pm

    Tamura Hiroshi of comedian duo Kirin has tied to knot to a non-celebrity from Osaka on July 7th! Tamura commented, "I will do my best to provide a roof over my wife's head." According to Tamura's agency, the two met by introduction from their friends, and were dating for two years. His wife is not pregnant at the time, and there are no plans for a ceremony or reception. Regarding the wedding rings, Tamura shared, "If I had money, I woul

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  • 'Dress-up' idol group "Houkago Princess" to make their debut in August

    July 7, 2011 @ 12:55 pm

    It was announced today that a new idol group called Houkago Princess, short HouPri, are going to make their CD debut in August. The unique part about this group is that fans are able to pick all of their outfits, which literally turns them into real-life dress-up dolls. Their fans will then also get to see them wearing the outfits for their performances in the group’s own live theater that is scheduled to open in Ikebukuro, Tokyo in Augus

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  • Morning Musume's Ikuta Erina celebrates her 14th birthday

    July 7, 2011 @ 12:27 pm

    On July 7th, ninth generation Morning Musume member Ikuta Erina celebrated her fourteenth birthday! Fellow Momusu members Michishige Sayumi and Niigaki Risa both updated their individual blogs, sending out birthday wishes to the cute new member. "Today, July 7th, is Tanabata! And it's Ikuta Erinapon's birthday~" wrote Michishige, along with multiple pictures of Ikuta posing for the camera. "Yaaaay! Congrats! (*^▽^)/ With today, Eripon turns

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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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