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  • BAND-MAID announce first European tour

    July 29, 2016 @ 9:41 am

    BAND-MAID went viral all over the world when their music video for "Thrill" was uploaded on Facebook, the video hitting over 2,000,000 plays in only 2 weeks. Ever since, the band has been receiving offers from events all over the world, including SAKURA-CON in Seattle, America, and MCM LONDON COMIC CON in the UK.BAND-MAID's cute authentic maid looks combined with their hardcore rock sound with kick-ass guitar solos and double-bass drums have gath

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  • Amatsuki to release 2nd album 'Hakoniwa Dramatic' on July 29

    July 29, 2016 @ 9:39 am

    Brilliant new vocal hero Amatsuki will unleash his second major album 'Hakoniwa Dramatic' in Europe on July 29 courtesy of JPU Records. The Japanese star, who first began posting cover songs on video sharing websites a few years, has now accumulated more than half a million followers on Twitter. He was also awarded "Breakthrough Artist 2015" by NHK World's English language music show J-MELO and has already topped the charts of Japan with his firs

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  • J-POP SUMMIT 2016 delivers a memorable weekend of Japanese POP culture inspired fun

    July 29, 2016 @ 9:34 am

    J-POP SUMMIT 2016 returned to the Bay Area for its 8th annual all-sensory celebration of vibrant Japanese pop culture. This year, the festival drew more than 20,000 attendees on July 28 to the historic Fort Mason Center located in San Francisco's Marina district.Recognized internationally as a preeminent platform for showcasing the latest trends in Japanese pop and rock music, fashion, film, popular art, and pop culture, 

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  • Drama Prime Time Report - 7/22~7/25

    July 27, 2016 @ 4:00 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 22nd to July 25th and an overview of the episode and average ratings of the current spring dramas below! Screencaps: Gu Ra Me! === 7/15 – Friday 10.2%(?.?%) – 19:56-20:54 – Kyukyoku no OX Quiz Show!! 10.9%(4.6%) – 21:00-23:19 –

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  • Japan Box Office Report – 7/23~7/24

    July 26, 2016 @ 4:53 pm

    Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart – July 23rd/24th 01 (00) One Piece Film: Gold (Weeks: 01) 02 (01) Finding Dory (Weeks: 02) 03 (03) Pokemon the Movie XY&Z (Weeks: 02) 04 (04) Independence Day: Resurgence (Weeks: 03) 05 (02) HiGH&LOW THE MOVIE (Weeks: 02) 06 (05) Alice Through the Looking Glass (Weeks: 04) 07 (06) Too Young To Di

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  • Golden Bomber's Utahiroba Jun announces his marriage

    July 25, 2016 @ 1:55 am

    Golden Bomber's Utahiroba Jun (Be-su) has announced via his blog that he had gotten married in June. Utahiroba revealed that his wife is a non-celebrity woman who is the same age. He also expressed his gratitude to his fans and stated, "Through this marriage, I promise to grow as a person, and show that growth in the form of Utahiroba Jun." Congratulations!Source & Image: natalie

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  • Nogizaka46, Hamasaki Ayumi and more to headline next week's MUSIC STATION

    July 25, 2016 @ 1:54 am

    MUSIC STATION has revealed the artist line up for its July 29 broadcast. Next week's show will feature performances by E-girls, Johnny's WEST, Spitz, Nogizaka46, Hamasaki Ayumi, RADIO FISH feat. Toyama Mirei, and WANIMA. You can take a look at the full set list below.E-girls - "Pink Champagne"Johnny's WEST - "Jinsei wa Subarashii"Spitz - "Samenai"Nogizaka46 - "Hadashi de Summer"Hamasaki Ayumi - "FLOWER"RADIO FISH feat. Toyama Mirei - "G

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  • Drama Prime Time Report - 7/19~7/21

    July 25, 2016 @ 1:54 am

    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 19th to July 21st and an overview of the episode and average ratings of the current spring dramas below! Screencaps: Hajimemashite, Aishiteimasu === 7/19 – Tuesday 10.3%(3.7%) – 21:00-22:54 – Shiawase! Bombi-Girl Special

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  • Fukada Kyoko starts Instagram account

    July 25, 2016 @ 1:54 am

    Actress Fukada Kyoko has joined the Instagram bandwagon. So far, Fukada has uploaded photos from her recent trip to Hawaii, where her latest photo book 'This is Me' was shot. Fans commented on the photos saying "You look good at the beach!" and "You have such great style!" Within one day after creating the account, Fukada has gained over 388,000 followers. You can follow her at kyokofukada_official. Source & Image: Model Press

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  • Recochoku's weekly download charts for 7/13~7/19

    July 25, 2016 @ 1:54 am

    Recochoku have updated their weekly charts for the week of July 13th to July 19th. Check out the top ranking chaku-uta, digital singles and music videos for this week below! - < Chaku-Uta - Weekly Ranking > 01 - "Have a nice day" - Nishino Kana 02 - "Ito" - EXILE ATSUSHI 03 - "Overflows ~Kotoba ni Dekinakute~" - Naoto Inti Raymi 04 - "MUGEN ROAD" - Sandaime J Soul Brothers 05 - "Taiga no Itteki" - Kuwata Keisuke 06 - "Hero

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