Latest

  • Dream Morning Musume member Kusumi Koharu turns 19!

    July 16, 2011 @ 6:02 am

    Dream Morning Musume member Kusumi Koharu has turned 19-years-old! Kusumi Koharu explained that she was at rehearsal until late last night for TBS's “Ongaku no Hi”, which Dream Morning Musume will be participating in July 16th. However, during that time she became 19-years-old. “I turned 19 before I knew it… Princess Nacchi (Abe Natsumi) congratulated me too”. Next year, Kusumi will become a full-fledged adult. “This year will be my

    Read More

    • 0
    • 1746
    • 0
  • Taketomi Seika to play a little demon in Fuji TV's new drama

    July 16, 2011 @ 5:10 am

    Actress Taketomi Seika (16) has been picked up for the leading role  in Fuji TV’s new drama, “Tonari no Akuma-chan ~MIZU to Mizonokuchi~”, which will air on July 16th. The series is a comedy about an apprentice demon who's wreaking havoc in the mortal world in order to become a full-fledged demon.Taketomi plays the cute demon-in-training, Mizu, who has the power to stop time and play lots of tricks. As a huge fan of the “Harry Potter” seri

    Read More

    • 0
    • 2301
    • 0
  • moumoon's YUKA snaps a picture with Rie fu

    July 16, 2011 @ 4:27 am

    On July 14th, moumoon vocalist YUKA updated her Twitter with a photo of herself and singer-songwriter Rie fu! Rie fu opened an exhibit on July 12th for her paintings, where visitors can purchase her works through a fundraising auction. "At the gallery now! With Rie-chan," she tweeted cheerfully during her visit, and attached  a picture of the two smiling for the camera. Fans commented, "How long is this going to be??", "I went yesterday, bu

    Read More

    • 0
    • 1915
    • 0
  • Watarirouka Hashiritai 7's new song, "Fuku wo Kita Oosama" to be used in a CM

    July 16, 2011 @ 3:47 am

    AKB48 sub-unit, Watarirouka Hashiritai 7, announced that their new song, “Fuku wo Kita Oosama”, will be used as a CM theme song for GMO CLICK Securities, Inc. Titled, “Kyouen Nippon Daihyou Ouen CM” (“Support Japan’s Swim Teams CM”), this CM will see the girls cheering for Japan’s various swim teams with their song. “Fuku wo Kita Oosama” is found in the limited edition C version from their new single, titled, “Hetappi Wink” (to be release

    Read More

    • 0
    • 1510
    • 0
  • Korean girl group 2NE1 reveals teaser clip for "I Am The Best"

    July 16, 2011 @ 2:50 am

    Korean girl group 2NE1 have revived their expansion plans to Japan, and are dropping promotions for their new single through their official YouTube page. A teaser featuring leader CL was uploaded recently, which holds a clip of the idol saying "I am the best" in Korean. Since "I Am The Best" was originally released in Korea, it seems that the main chorus will keep that homegrown flavor while the rest of the song is (hopefully) in Japanese. Ch

    Read More

    • 0
    • 2539
    • 0
  • AAA collaborates with "arinco" for exclusive purikura machines!

    July 16, 2011 @ 2:37 am

    Pop group AAA have revealed that they'll be collaborating with arinco for an exclusive set of purikura machines! For those of you unfamiliar with the idea, purikura are the Japanese equivalent to photo booths. After posing for multiple pictures and decorating them with cute stamps, writing, and borders, the booth will print out a sticker photo set for you and your friends to keep. In commemoration of their upcoming best album, these special p

    Read More

    • 0
    • 2278
    • 0
  • [Exclusive] Kalafina rocks Club Nokia for Anime Expo 2011!

    July 16, 2011 @ 2:09 am

    After holding a special Q&A panel for their fans earlier in the day, neo-classical pop unit Kalafina headed over to Club Nokia to put on an amazing performance! Once the club had begun to fill up, the ladies walked onto the stage to a cacophony of cheers, applause, and fans calling out the members' names. Each of the members wore beautiful, ornate black outfits with blue accents, giving them an elegant appearance as they stood beneath

    Read More

    • 0
    • 2575
    • 0
  • [Exclusive] Kalafina holds a Q&A session with their fans at Anime Expo 2011!

    July 16, 2011 @ 1:41 am

    On July 1st, Kalafina held a special Q&A panel to interact directly with their fans at Anime Expo 2011! The line extended down the hallway, as fans waited for their badges to be scanned and enter the large room where the panel was being held. Once inside, the room was packed with cosplayers, press, and fans, all eager to get a closeup look at the group. When Kalafina finally entered, the entire room broke into thunderous applause. A

    Read More

    • 0
    • 1806
    • 0
  • Full PV for Idoling!!!'s new single, "Don't think. Feel!!!" revealed!

    July 16, 2011 @ 1:20 am

    Idoling!!!'s full PV for "Don't think. Feel!!!" has finally revealed itself to the public! This single (also an ending theme song for anime series, "FAIRY TAIL") is their first release in four months, and features a catchy song with positive lyrics. The PV sees the members trapped in bottles of various shapes and sizes, and also captures shots of them dancing behind a curtain of clouds. Check out the PV below!

    Read More

    • 0
    • 1714
    • 0
  • EXILE to release their charity song on the 16th

    July 16, 2011 @ 12:43 am

    On July 16th, EXILE will be releasing their charity song “Rising Sun” via Chaku Uta to help with the Tohoku Earthquake disaster relief efforts. Vocalist ATSUSHI (31) says that the song will be a dance number and the lyrics will reflect their wish for the disaster-struck area to be restored. The song will be shown for the first time through TBS’s “Ongaku no Hi” on the 16th. It's expected to have a CD-release in September. Source: Sankei

    Read More

    • 0
    • 1383
    • 0