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  • SID to sing theme song for "Sadako 3D"

    March 17, 2012 @ 2:22 pm

    On March 16th, visual kei band SID held a live concert at Zepp Tokyo, where they announced that they will be providing the theme song for the upcoming horror movie, "Sadako 3D". The song, titled "S", will be released as a new single on May 9th. This will be SID's first time to sing a theme song for a movie. "Sadako 3D" is the sequel to "The Ring" series and is based on an original story by Suzuki Koji. It stars Ishihara Satomi, Seto K

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  • Sexy Zone chosen as the new regulars for Fuji TV's variety show

    March 17, 2012 @ 7:40 am

    On March 16th, it was announced that five-member group Sexy Zone has been chosen as the new regulars for Fuji TV's variety show "Real Scope Z" which is the renewal version of ongoing program "Sennyuu! Real Scope". This will mark the first variety show for the group to appear as regulars. In addition, the group's upcoming second single, "Lady Diamond" (to be released on April 11th), will be used as the theme song for the program. This progr

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  • AKB48's Itano Tomomi promotes EMOBILE LTE as a special guest

    March 17, 2012 @ 5:09 am

    On March 15th, AKB48’s Itano Tomomi appeared as a secret guest at BIC CAMERA’s Yurakucho shop for an event being held for the release of E Access’s high speed service, “EMOBILE LTE”. Itano appeared wearing the same mini skirt she wore in the CM, “The service is very user-friendly, because it is fast you don’t have to wait”. When asked how she felt about everyone seeing her CM on so many screens she commented, “It was uncomfortable, or

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  • Ichii Sayaka's daughter likes AKB48 more than Morning Musume?

    March 17, 2012 @ 3:16 am

    On March 14th, actress and former Morning Musume member, Ichii Sayaka, attended an interview regarding her film 'Asu ni Kakeru Ai'. The film will open in Japan on the 31st, and starting in April it will also be released in 700 theaters throughout China in commemoration of the 40th anniversary of friendly relations between Japan and China. Ichii plays the role of a fashion designer whose grandmother (Yachigusa Kaoru) was a Japanese World Wa

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  • Rola to make her solo CD debut

    March 17, 2012 @ 1:47 am

    It's been revealed that talento Rola will be making her solo CD debut! Rola made her debut as a singer in October of last year in ISSA × SoulJa's single, "I Hate You". Although she's usually known for her silly personality, Rola gained a lot of attention as a artist through this song. The music video has even reached over 3 million views on YouTube. Rola will sing the CM song for the cosmetics brand, "BRIGITTE", and will also challenge

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  • Winners revealed for the '21st Japan Movie Critics Award'

    March 16, 2012 @ 11:34 pm

    On April 13th the '21st Japan Movie Critics Award' ceremony will be held in Choufu, and the critics have already selected the winners for this year’s ceremony. In addition to the actual ceremony, the winning films will be broadcast at Kusunoki Hall from April 16th to 20th. Check out the winners below! == Best Film ‘Ooshikamura Soudouki’ Best Director Narushima Izuru – ‘Youkame no Semi’ Best Actor Miura Tomokazu – ‘R

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  • Morning Musume reveals full radio airplay to their 49th single, "Renai Hunter"

    March 16, 2012 @ 9:45 pm

    Morning Musume’s 49th single “Renai Hunter” will be the last for 5th generation member and Morning Musume leader Niigaki Risa. The song is catchy and lively, a real nice treat for Morning Musume fans. “Renai Hunter” will be released on April 11th and recently the single played on the radio and was captured. The song seems to have some house and electronic elements. What do you think of the single? Check out the radio airplay below!

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  • RAINBOW reveals official covers & tracklist for 1st Japanese Album, 'Over The Rainbow'

    March 16, 2012 @ 8:24 pm

    [caption id="attachment_226566" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="'Over The Rainbow' - Limited Edition"][/caption] On their official Japanese website, RAINBOW has revealed their official tracklist and covers for their first Japanese album 'Over The Rainbow'. The album is scheduled for release on March 28th and will come in 2 editions: a CD & DVD Edition (Limited) and a regular CD Edition. [CD Tracklist for Limited Edition & Re

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  • Eita & Matsuda Ryuhei to return for drama version of "Mahoro ekimae Tada Benriken"

    March 16, 2012 @ 7:23 pm

    It has been announced that Eita and Matsuda Ryuhei's movie "Mahoro ekimae Tada benriken" will have an after story through the form a TV Tokyo drama series titled, "Mahoro ekimae bangaichi". "Mohoro ekimae Tada benriken" is based on the novel by Miura Shion. In the story, Tada (Eita) runs a general handy store in the fictitious "Mahoro city" in Tokyo. The story begins when Tada bumps into old classmate and freeloader Gyoten (Matsuda). Di

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  • U-KISS performs "Forbidden Love" on Happy Music

    March 16, 2012 @ 6:14 pm

    On the March 16th episode of NTV's Happy Music, Korean group U-KISS performed their second Japanese single "Forbidden Love". After having success with their first Japanese single, "Tick Tack", the boys of U-KISS are ready to build on their momentum in Japan with "Forbidden Love". The track was released on February 29th and placed 6th on the Oricon Daily Singles Chart. Additionally, U-KISS released their debut Japanese studio album 'A Share

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