Latest

  • JASMINE to release a best-of album in October

    August 18, 2014 @ 12:32 pm

    JASMINE will release her best-of album "PURE LOVE BEST" on October 29."PURE LOVE BEST" was originally scheduled to be released on September 17. However, due to circumstances with the production process, it's been pushed back to October 29. To coincide the postponed release, JASMINE has updated her official website with a comment to her fans. She explained, "In order for everyone to enjoy this album to the fullest, I've been working hard to think

    Read More

    • 0
    • 802
    • 2
  • Michishige Sayumi's graduation date and venue decided + Morning Musume.'14's new single release

    August 17, 2014 @ 5:01 pm

    Morning Musume.'14 has announced that their new single "TIKI BUN / Shaba Daba Doo / Miokuri Bijin" will be released on October 15. Also, Michishige Sayumi's graduation concert will take place on November 26 at Yokohama Arena. The announcement was made on August 16 during Hello! Project's live event 'Hello! Project 2014 SUMMER ~YAPPARI!~' at Nakano Sun Plaza Hall. "Shaba Daba Doo" will be Michishige's solo song, and "Miokuri Bijin" will be the gro

    Read More

    • 2
    • 3090
    • 0
  • Drama Prime Time Report – 8/11~8/14

    August 17, 2014 @ 2:04 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 August 11th to August 14th and an overview of the episode and average ratings of the current fall dramas below! === 8/11 – Monday 15.0%(?.?%) – 19:00-19:30 – NHK News 7 14.8%(0.7%) – 19:30-20:45 – Tsurube no Kazoku ni Kanpai Special 1

    Read More

    • 0
    • 3186
    • 0
  • Recochoku's weekly download charts for 8/6~8/12

    August 16, 2014 @ 2:00 pm

    Recochoku have just updated their weekly charts for the week of August 6th to August 12th. Check out the top ranking chaku-uta, digital singles and music videos for this week below! - < Chaku-Uta - Weekly Ranking > 01 - "Darling" - Nishino Kana 02 - "Puzzle" - Shonan no Kaze 03 - "Himawari no Yakusoku" - Hata Motohiro 04 - "Let It Go ~Ari no Mama de~ (Japanese)" - Matsu Takako 05 - "Love Song wa Tomaranai yo" - Ikimonogakari

    Read More

    • 1
    • 1730
    • 0
  • Former SKE48 reserch student Imade Mai starring in stage play as a wicked girl

    August 15, 2014 @ 1:46 pm

    Former SKE48 research student turned actress Imade Mai (21) is playing the role of a wicked girl for the stage play "Eden no Sora ni Furiyuku Hoshi Uta" (runs until August 17.) The play is running at the Rikkoukai Hall in Kitashinagawa, Tokyo and it is Imade's first ever role as a wicked girl. The play is set in the cosmos and tells the story of girls and androids living aboard a spaceship; Imade plays a willful and violently tempered femal

    Read More

    • 2
    • 2309
    • 0
  • AKB48's sub-unit DiVA to disband within the year

    August 14, 2014 @ 1:31 am

    On the late-night radio show "AKB48 no All Night Nippon" broadcast on August 13, Miyazawa Sae and Umeda Ayaka announced that AKB48's sub-unit DiVA will disband within the year. DiVA was originally formed with AKB48's 2nd generation members Miyazawa, Umeda, Akimoto Sayaka, and Masuda Yuka back in February 2011, and they made their major debut in May under avex. In December of the same year, DiVA became a 10-member unit with additional 6 dancers f

    Read More

    • 1
    • 6183
    • 1
  • Kato Miliyah to release her first artist book

    August 14, 2014 @ 1:24 am

    Kato Miliyah, who will celebrate the 10th anniversary of her major debut on September 8, will release her first artist book (currently untitled).  The artist book will revolve around "love", which has been Kato's theme for the past 10 years. She will select songs that she has especially strong feelings for, and will explain the lyrics while reflecting on the time she wrote it. In addition, Kato is asking fans for their favorite songs and ep

    Read More

    • 0
    • 1520
    • 0
  • Drama Prime Time Report – 8/8~8/10

    August 13, 2014 @ 6:44 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 August 8th to August 10th and an overview of the episode and average ratings of the current fall dramas below! === 8/8 – Friday 11.9%(5.9%) – 19:30-20:45 – Kitchen ga Hashiru! Special 06.1%(2.1%) – 22:00-23:15 – NHK Special 10.9

    Read More

    • 0
    • 3718
    • 0
  • Kahara Tomomi starts her official Twitter account

    August 13, 2014 @ 2:53 pm

    On August 13, Kahara Tomomi started her official Twitter account (@kahara_memories).   The Twitter account was created in anticipation of Kahara's upcoming nationwide tour which is set to start on September 3. She made her first tweets behind-the-scenes from Fuji TV's special program 'FNS Uta no Natsu Matsuri'. Beside her tour, the singer is getting ready to release a new cover album titled "MEMORIES 2 -Kahara All Time Covers-" in

    Read More

    • 0
    • 1123
    • 0
  • Oricon Weekly Charts for 8/4 ~ 8/10

    August 13, 2014 @ 1:55 pm

    Oricon has revealed its weekly charts for August 4 to 10. Check it out below! [Single Weekly Ranking]1. "ER2" - Eight Ranger : 8/6 (208,282)2. "Good Time" - Akanishi Jin : 8/6 (39,746)3. "Bukiyou Taiyou" - SKE48 : 7/30 (39,314)4. "SKELETON" - SUPER JUNIOR DONGHAE & EUNH YUK : 8/6 (36,575)5. "FUTURE FISH" - STYLE FIVE : 8/6 (32,460)(Check out the full ranking here.)===[Album Weekly Ranking]1. "go WEST Yoi Don!" - Johnny's WEST : 8/6 (82,887)2. "I

    Read More

    • 2
    • 2122
    • 0