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  • Himuro Kyosuke to suspend live activities after 2015

    July 13, 2014 @ 7:25 pm

    Himuro Kyosuke will be putting his live activities on hold after his final live scheduled in 2015.   During his Yamaguchi concert on July 13, Himuro surprised fans when he announced that he is planning to retire. After, it was announced on his official website that he would be suspending all live activities after his live plans next year. Details on his other music activities will be revealed at a later date. Currently, Himuro is

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  • Oguri Shun borrows Yamada Yu's Instagram to warn fans about fake accounts

    July 13, 2014 @ 6:20 pm

    On July 13, actor Oguri Shun borrowed his wife Yamada Yu's Instagram account to warn fans about fake accounts.   Oguri wrote, "This is Oguri Shun borrowing my wife's Instagram. I don't use neither Instagram or Twitter. Yoroshiku. I apologize [to inform everybody] from a place like this. But I heard it from my wife and I didn't like it." In addition, he uploaded a photo of himself covering his face with his right hand. In response, fans left comm

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  • SKE48 to hold their 'Request Hour 2014' in November

    July 13, 2014 @ 3:00 pm

    SKE48's live event 'SKE48 Request Hour 2014' will be held on November 1 and 2 at Nagoya Congress Center Century Hall. The event was announced on July 10 during Team E's 'Te wo Tsunaginagara' performance at SKE48 Theater in Aichi. After the show, the screen on stage announced this year's 'Request Hour 2014'. There was also a message by Team S member Sato Mieko, who sings last year's number 1 song "Anata to Christmas Eve".   'R

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  • ORANGE RANGE to kick off hall tour in October

    July 12, 2014 @ 7:39 pm

    ORANGE RANGE will hold a hall tour called 'ORANGE RANGE Tebura DE Gomen TOUR 014' starting in October. Earlier in February, ORANGE RANGE announced that 2014 will be their "live year". For their upcoming hall tour, the band is scheduled to perform both old and new songs. Currently, it's been announced that the tour will kick off on October 4 at Wako Shimin Bunka Center in Saitama for a total of 20 shows.  [ORANGE RANGE Tebura DE Go

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  • Hey! Say! JUMP's Yamada Ryosuke appears at screening event for starring drama

    July 12, 2014 @ 7:37 pm

    On July 11, Hey! Say! JUMP's Yamada Ryosuke (21) appeared at the preview screening event for his NTV starring drama "Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo N (neo)" (starts July 20, airs Saturdays at 9 PM.) His co-stars, including fellow group member Arioka Daiki (23) and Kawaguchi Haruna (19) appeared at the event as well.    As the theme of the drama revolves around solving mysteries, the cast members were asked about a mystery they would like to solve.

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  • TOKYO GIRLS' STYLE reveal trailer for their monthly live

    July 12, 2014 @ 3:23 pm

    TOKYO GIRLS' STYLE will hold a monthly live, titled 'HARDBOILED NIGHT', at Akasaka BLITZ. Starting on July 13, the girls will hold one live each month for 5 consecutive months. The live will consist of a noon performance and a night performance. The noon performances will feature the 4 albums the group has released one-by-one. On July 13, they will be performing songs off of their first album "Kodou no Himitsu", then on the 5th month, t

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  • Recochoku's weekly download charts for 7/2~7/8

    July 12, 2014 @ 12:21 pm

    Recochoku have just updated their weekly charts for the week of July 2nd to July 8th. Check out the top ranking chaku-uta, digital singles and music videos for this week below! - < Chaku-Uta - Weekly Ranking > 01 - "Precious Love" - EXILE ATSUSHI 02 - "R.Y.U.S.E.I." - Sandaime J Soul Brothers 03 - "Let It Go ~Ari no Mama de~ (Japanese)" - Matsu Takako 04 - "Saishuu Densha ~missing you~" - Sonar Pocket 05 - "Nijiiro" - Ayaka

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  • V6 to release new single, 'Namida no Ato ga Kieru Koro'

    July 11, 2014 @ 1:31 pm

    It's been revealed that V6 will release a new single titled "Namida no Ato ga Kieru Koro" on August 27.  This marks the group's first single in a year since they last released their previous single "Kimi ga Omoidasu Boku wa Kimi wo Aishiteirudarouka."The title track for the single was composed by DOHZI-T, and it is said to be a sentimental ballad song. It is currently being used as the theme song for TV Asahi drama "Keishicho Sousa Ikk

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  • Hashimoto Kanna cast in Fuji TV Drama 'Suikyuu Yankees'

    July 11, 2014 @ 2:59 am

    Hashimoto Kanna (15) from Fukuoka-based idol group Rev.from DVL has been cast as herself in Fuji TV's upcoming drama "Suikyuu Yankees", which is set to begin on July 12. Although Hashimoto has made an appearance in Koreeda Hirokazu's movie "Kiseki" in 2011, this is her first time on a nationally broadcast drama. She commented, "I will do my best to play my part. I also want to learn a lot from being on set." The drama is a youth co

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  • '2014 J-Pop Summit Festival' returns to San Francisco next weekend to showcase the latest edgy sides of Japanese pop culture

    July 11, 2014 @ 2:55 am

    The '2014 J-POP SUMMIT Festival', San Francisco's premiere celebration of Japanese pop culture, music, fashion, and film, commences next weekend – Saturday & Sunday, July 19th and 20th – and will be open from 11:00am - 6:00pm on both days across the city's entire Japantown District.A special FREE live concert – J-POP LIVE at UNION SQUARE – also will take place in the S.F.'s notable downto

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