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  • HKT48 to hold first overseas concerts in Taiwan and Hong Kong!

    August 4, 2014 @ 4:38 am

    Idol group HKT48 announced during their handshake event in Fukuoka that they will be holding their first overseas concerts in Taiwan and Hong Kong. Member and Theatre Manager Sashihara Rino (21) made the announcement in the style of an emergency radio broadcast, "We have just received a piece of news," and told her fans about their first steps towards international expansion.The overseas concerts will be part of their nationwide tour set to begin

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  • Kikuchi Ami to graduate from Idoling!!! in November

    August 3, 2014 @ 4:00 pm

    It's been reported that Idoling!!!'s Kikuchi Ami will graduate from the group after their live concert 'Idoling!!! 14th Live' on November 24 at NHK Hall. This was announced by Kikuchi herself on August 3 during their stage at 'Tokyo Idol Festival 2014'. She decided to part ways with the group in order to aim for her dream of becoming a "talento who can be successful in variety tv shows". In tears, she said, "I am going to put an end to my 6 year

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  • Fukuyama Masaharu to hold his annual 'Fuyu no Daikanshasai'

    August 3, 2014 @ 3:59 pm

    Fukuyama Masaharu has announced that he will hold his 'Fukuyama☆Fuyu no Daikanshasai Sono Jyushi' from November to February.  'Fukuyama☆Fuyu no Daikanshasai' is an annual event that fans look forward to. His 14th time will be held as a tour, where he will travel to 7 different cities across Japan. The countdown live on December 31 will be held at Pacifico Yokohama.[Fukuyama☆Fuyu no Daikanshasai Sono Jyushi]Thursday, November 20 - Ecopa Arena (Sh

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  • YOSHIKI Twitter Q&A to take place on August 6th

    August 2, 2014 @ 10:33 pm

    X JAPAN's co-founder and leader YOSHIKI tweeted that he will announce big news on August 6th via his official Twitter account (@YoshikiOfficial) during a special Q&A session, where he will answer questions from fans using the hashtag #AskYoshiki. YOSHIKI successfully completed "Yoshiki Classical World Tour Part I" after 13 shows in 10 countries in June, which was followed by a performance in front of 4,000 European fans at the 15th annual JAPAN E

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  • MUSIC STATION artist line up for August 8

    August 2, 2014 @ 10:25 pm

    TV Asahi's music program 'MUSIC STATION' has revealed the artist line up for its August 8 broadcast. Next week's episode will feature performances by Ieiri Leo, SKE48, Kis-My-Ft2, Shonan no Kaze, Hata Motohiro, Nishino Kana, and Jake Shimabukuro.This will be ukulele player Jake Shimabukuro's first time appearing on the show. He will perform his representative song "Hula Girl". Check out the full set list below.  ==="Junjou" - Ieiri Leo"Bukiyou Ta

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  • Ashida Mana reveals PV for her new song 'Fight!!'

    August 2, 2014 @ 7:58 pm

    Ashida Mana is getting ready to release her new single "Fight!! / Yuuki" on August 6. She has revealed the short PV for "Fight!!" through Universal Music Japan's official YouTube channel."Fight!!" was picked up as the CM song for Ito Yokado's 'Net Super'. The choreography in the PV was done by Hamada "Peko" Miwako, who was also in charge of the choreography for "Maru Maru Mori Mori". The full version will be included in the limited edition DVD.&n

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  • Berryz Kobo to go on indefinite hiatus next spring

    August 2, 2014 @ 7:55 pm

    Berryz Kobo announced that they would go on indefinite hiatus in spring of 2015. The announcement was suddenly made during Hello! Project' summer concert "Hello! Project 2014 SUMMER ~KOREZO!~", held at Nakano Sun Plaza on August 2. The group's producer Tsunku♂ made a comment on the official site, "I feel very regretful as the producer, but this is the conclusion the members who has been spending the same time together since their chil

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  • Fairies release the MV to their upcoming single 'BLING BLING MY LOVE'

    August 2, 2014 @ 7:50 pm

    Fairies' 9th single "BLING BLING MY LOVE" is set for release on September 3, and they released the music video to the song recently on their official YouTube channel. It's a cool and uptempo dance song, and both MV and the cover jacket were shot in L.A. for the first time.Check it out above!◇Track List[CD]・BLING BLING MY LOVE・New song (title TBA) ・BLING BLING MY LOVE(Instrumental)・New song (Instrumental)===[DVD]・BLING BLING MY LOVE -Video Clip-・

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  • Drama Prime Time Report – 7/28~7/31

    August 2, 2014 @ 7:29 pm

    This is Tokyohive's regular Drama Prime Time Report that gives you a detailed look at the prime time ratings with a focus on the weekly dramas. You can check out more of the most recent ratings from July 28th to July 31st and an overview of the episode and average ratings of the current fall dramas below! === 7/28 – Monday 16.5%(1.5%) – 19:00-19:30 – NHK News 7 08.4%(1.6%) – 19:30-19:58 – Close-Up Gendai 13.6%(4.2%) – 20:00-20:45

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  • BoA to release a new album in September

    August 2, 2014 @ 6:26 pm

    It's been revealed that BoA will release a new album titled "WHO'S BACK?" on September 3. This will be BoA's first album since releasing "IDENTITY" about 4 years and 7 months ago. It will include a total of 14 songs such as "MASAYUME CHASING", "Shout It Out", and "Only One". The DVD will contain the PVs for her singles, as well as an interview.  [CD+DVD][CD-Only][Track List]CD:01. First Time02. Shout It Out03. Only One04. FUN05. Message06. WOO W

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