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  • Pikotaro to appear in this year's 'Kohaku'

    November 19, 2016 @ 8:28 am

    On November 18, it was reported that Pikotaro will be making an appearance on the '67th NHK Kohaku Uta Gassen' on New Year's Eve. According to sources, this was informally decided until this day.  It was also revealed that RADIO FISH, a vocal group led by comedian duo Oriental Radio, will be making their first appearance on the program. Source & Image: Oricon

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  • ONE OK ROCK to release first album in 2 years

    November 18, 2016 @ 10:21 am

    ONE OK ROCK will release their new album "Ambitions" on January 11."Ambitions" marks the band's first original album since "35xxxv" released about two years ago. Like the previous album, the recording took place overseas. It will contain 14 songs, such as NTT Docomo's CM song "Always coming back," "Taking Off" which was picked up as the theme song for movie "Museum," and "Listen" featuring Avril Lavigne. The album will be released in a limit

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  • TBS announce winners & nominees for 'Japan Record Awards'

    November 18, 2016 @ 10:14 am

    TBS will broadcast the '58th Japan Record Awards' on December 30 at 6:30 pm. At this time, the winners and nominees have been announced.As usual, the winner of the grand prize, "Japan Record Award", will be selected among the winners of the "Best Song" category. Some of this year's nominees are AKB48, Nishino Kana, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, AAA, Utada Hikaru, and Ikimonogakari.  Similarly, the "Best New Artist" will be selected among the winne

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  • E-girls to show 'POP' and 'COOL' with new album

    November 17, 2016 @ 10:13 am

    E-girls' new album "E.G. CRAZY" will drop in stores on January 18.The upcoming album will be a 2-disc set with disc one reflecting the group's 'POP' side and disc two showing their 'COOL' side. There will also be versions that include Blu-ray or DVD for purchase. This will include footage from the girls' nationwide tour "E-girls LIVE TOUR 2016 -E.G. SMILE- in Saitama Super Arena." The limited edition will also come with a photo book. [E.G. CRAZY

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  • Iwasa Misaki to release new single 'Saba Kaido'

    November 17, 2016 @ 9:59 am

    Iwasa Misaki will release a new single, titled "Saba Kaido," on January 10, 2017.Ever since graduating from AKB48 in March, Iwasa has been active as an enka singer. Her upcoming 6th solo single will be about the 'Saba Kaido', which is a road that links Fukui to Kyoto. Once again, the single will be produced by Akimoto Yasushi.  The single will be released in both regular and limited editions. For the limited edition, Iwasa covers Kawanaka M

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  • THE ORAL CIGARETTES to hold their first Budokan live

    November 17, 2016 @ 9:58 am

    Rock band THE ORAL CIGARETTES will be holding their very first Nippon Budokan live on June 16 of next year.  On this announcement, Yamanaka Takuya (Vo, G) commented on the band's official blog, "After completing our tour, what we gained from everyone was really something amazing. It really gave us a push. This is our expression of determination in response to that." He continued, "I am very happy that we were able to decide on this. But hon

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  • Drama Prime Time Report - 11/11~11/14 2016

    November 16, 2016 @ 6:37 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 November 11th to November 14th and an overview of the episode and average ratings of the current fall dramas below! Screencaps: Kaseifu no Mitazono === 11/11 – Friday 14.8%(2.9%) – 19:00-20:54 – Shogeki no Ano Hito ni Atte Mita 13.

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  • Check out the PV for [Alexandros]'s song 'Kaiju'

    November 16, 2016 @ 6:36 pm

    [Alexandros] have uploaded the PV for their song "Kaiju" onto their official YouTube channel.  "Kaiju" is the second track off of the band's latest album "EXIST!" which topped Oricon's weekly album ranking dated November 21. The PV was created with a 'Japanese' concept starring dancers dressed in kimonos. Source: natalie

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  • Oricon Weekly Charts for 11/7 ~ 11/13

    November 16, 2016 @ 4:25 pm

    Oricon has revealed its weekly ranking for November 7 to 13. Take a look at the results below!  [Single Weekly Ranking]1. "Sayonara no Imi" - Nogizaka46 : 11/09 (827,717)2. "Welcome to TOKYO" - Sandaime J Soul Brothers from EXILE TRIBE : 11/09 (158,936)3. "Omoi yo Hitotsu ni Nare / MIRAI TICKET" - Aqours : 11/09 (36,798)4. "THE IDOLMASTER THEATER ACTIVITIES 03 (Akai Sekai ga Kieru Koro)" - Yabuki Kana (CV: Kido Ibuki), Satake Minako (CV: Oozeki

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  • Recochoku's weekly download charts for 11/9~11/15

    November 16, 2016 @ 8:29 am

    Recochoku have updated their weekly charts for the week of November 9th to November 15th. Check out the top ranking chaku-uta, digital singles and music videos for this week below! - < Chaku-Uta - Weekly Ranking > 01 - "Welcome to TOKYO" - Sandaime J Soul Brothers 02 - "Koi" - Hoshino Gen 03 - "BRIGHT" - Sandaime J Soul Brothers 04 - "PPAP" - Pikotaro 05 - "PPAP (long ver.)" - Pikotaro 06 - "Dear Bride" - Nishino Kan

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