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  • Figure skater Asada Mao announces retirement

    April 11, 2017 @ 9:03 am

    Three-time world figure skating champion Asada Mao (26) announced on April 10 that she is retiring. Asada, who is known for her triple axels, started skating when she was just 5 years old. After coming in 6th place at the Sochi Winter Games in 2014, she took a year off then resumed her skating career. However, she struggled with her left knee injury, placing 12th at the Japanese Championships last December. In her blog, she wrote,

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  • No Sleeves reunite at Takahashi Minami's 26th birthday live

    April 11, 2017 @ 9:02 am

    On April 8, Takahashi Minami celebrated her 26th birthday with a birthday live called "Minami Takahashi 26th Birthday Live 2017 ❤ 199104080127❤ 26❤ " at Shibuya CLUB QUATTRO. The live was held exclusively for members of "Cheeky eyes". Takahashi performed 14 songs mainly focusing on tracks off of her first solo album "Aishite mo Ii desu ka?" released last year.Minegishi Minami served as MC for the event, and together, they ref

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  • RADWIMPS reveal trailer for 'Saihate Aini'

    April 11, 2017 @ 8:59 am

    RADWIMPS have revealed the trailer for their new song "Saihate Aini". "Saihate Aini" will be released with "Senno" as a double A-side single on May 10. The trailer features a young boy playing the role of two parts -- an angel in the image of "Saihate Aini" and a demon in the image of "Senno"-- to represent the two sides of human beings.Source & Image: natalie

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  • Sasaki Nozomi & Watabe Ken to marry

    April 11, 2017 @ 8:58 am

    On April 9, comedian Watabe Ken announced on NTV's variety program 'Gyoretsu no Dekiru Horitsu Sodanjo' that he and actress Sasaki Nozomi are engaged. Sasaki also confirmed this by participating in the program via a telephone call. Later that day, Sasaki uploaded a photo of herself and her fiancé onto Instagram. She reported, "I will be marrying Watabe Ken-san. When I'm with him, I am able to laugh from the bottom of my heart, and I am

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  • Tanabe Miku to graduate from AKB48

    April 10, 2017 @ 4:16 pm

    AKB48 member Tanabe Miku has announced her graduation from the group.This announcement was made on April 8 during the 3rd generation's 10th anniversary show at AKB48 Theater. She commented, "Since about a year ago, I've been doing my best to make this announcement on the day of this 10th anniversary while being surrounded by my beloved members. Among the other members of this magnificent generation, I didn't stand out very much during these 10 ye

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  • Oricon Weekly Charts for 03/27 ~ 04/02

    April 5, 2017 @ 9:19 am

    Check out Oricon's weekly ranking for March 27 to April 2 below. [Single Weekly Ranking]1. "ROCK THA TOWN" - Sexy Zone : 03/29 (119,587)2. "To Tomorrow / Final Squall / The Curtain Rises" - C-ute : 03/29 (66,470)3. "Yume Hitotsu" - Token Danshi team Shinsen Gumi with Hachisuka Kotetsu : 03/29 (50,687)4. "Influencer" - Nogizaka46 : 03/22 (48,715)5. "Bye Bye" - Apink : 03/29 (23,220)(Check out the full ranking here.)===[Album W

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  • Golden Bomber reveal Showa retro video for 'Amore'

    April 4, 2017 @ 8:55 am

    The PV for Golden Bomber's song "Amore" has been uploaded onto YouTube.  "Amore" will be included in Golden Bomber's new single "#CD ga Urenai Konna Sekai no Nakaja" that's scheduled to be released on April 5. It's currently being used in the CM for Round One. In the PV, Golden Bomber become a 4-member idol group. It shows the relationship between Kiryuin Sho (Vo-karu), who makes his solo debut, and the remaining three members. Like th

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  • GLAY to release new album this summer + hold arena tour

    April 4, 2017 @ 8:55 am

    GLAY will release an original album titled "SUMMERDELICS" this summer. In addition, they will embark on an arena tour called "GLAY ARENA TOUR 2017: SUMMERDELICS" in fall. GLAY's new album will include all singles and tie-up songs released since their 2014 album "MUSIC LIFE". The last time the band released an original album in summer was "pure soul" 19 years ago. The tour, which will be held to coincide with the album's release, will st

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  • HKT48's Okamoto Naoko to graduate

    April 4, 2017 @ 8:54 am

    HKT48 Team H member Okamoto Naoko will graduate from the group.This announcement was made on April 2 during Team H's performance at HKT48 Theater. Afterwards, Okamoto updated her Google+ account explaining her reason for graduating, "I decided to take a step outside of HKT48 and pursue the path of acting." She then called out to her fellow members and fans, "I don't have any regrets as an idol. I was able to make it this far because of

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  • Kyary Pamyu Pamyu releases PV for her Easter song

    April 4, 2017 @ 8:52 am

    Kyary Pamyu Pamyu has released the full PV for her new song "Iisuta". "Iisuta" will drop as Kyary's new single n April 5. As this is an Easter song, the PV was created with the theme "kingdom of eggs" with Kyary playing its royal princess. The crowd of eggs see her off with a great parade as she makes her way to Earth. The video was directed by Sawatari Eri (Qotori Film). Source: natalie

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