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  • Mizuki Nana to star in CM for 'Nakau' + summer tour details

    May 27, 2015 @ 7:18 am

    Mizuki Nana will star in the new CM for donburi (bowl of rice with food on top) and 'Kyofu udon' (Kyoto-style udon) chain restaurant "Nakau". In the CM, Mizuki will introduce the restaurant's new menu "Unamabushi", which will be available for order starting June 3. During June 5 to June 14, the CM will air beginning in the Kansai region, then in Aichi, Hokkaido, Toyama, Ehime, Fukui, Ishikawa, Shizuoka, Hiroshima, Okayama, and Kagawa. M

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  • Shibasaki Kou to cover Fukuyama Masaharu, Tokyo Jihen and more

    May 13, 2015 @ 3:09 am

    The track list for Shibasaki Kou's cover album has been revealed.Shibasaki's cover album "Kou Utau" is slated for release on June 17 and it will feature her covers of songs from rock bands, female singers, and male singers. Some of the songs she will cover are Gesu no Kiwami Otome.'s "Dakedo Boku wa", Tokyo Jihen's "Shiseikatsu", Nakajima Miyuki's "Ito", and Fukuyama Masaharu's "Sakurazaka". The track list also includes requests that fans submitt

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  • Superfly unveils PV for 'Beautiful'

    May 12, 2015 @ 2:31 am

    Superfly has unleashed the PV for her new song "Beautiful" which will be included in her 5th album "WHITE" (May 27 release).  "Beautiful" was picked up as the theme song for TBS' new drama 'Mother Game ~Kanojotachi no Kaikyuu~' starring actress Kimura Fumino. The PV was directed by Bamba Shuichi who also worked on the PVs for Superfly's "Ai wo Komete Hanataba wo" and "Wildflower".

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  • Japan Box Office Report – 4/25~4/26

    April 28, 2015 @ 3:26 pm

    Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart – April 25th/April 26th 01 (00) Cinderella (Weeks: 01) 02 (02) Detective Conan: Sunflowers of Inferno (Weeks: 02) 03 (01) Dragon Ball Z: Fukkatsu no F (Weeks: 02) 04 (03) Furious 7 (Weeks: 02) 05 (04) Crayon Shin-chan: My Moving Story! Cactus Large Attack! (Weeks: 02) 06 (00) Parasyte Part 2 (Weeks:

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  • Superfly's new song 'Beautiful' to be used in Kimura Fumino's new drama

    April 4, 2015 @ 2:13 pm

    Superfly's new song "Beautiful" has been chosen as the theme song for TBS' new drama 'Mother Game ~Kanojotachi no Kaikyuu~' premiering on April 14. 'Mother Game ~Kanojotachi no Kaikyuu~' is a human drama that revolves around a single mother who meets a group of "celebrity" (wealthy socialite) mothers after entering her son in a prestigious kindergarten. Actress Kimura Fumino will take on her first lead role in the drama as the single mother. The

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  • Shibasaki Kou to release a cover album in early summer

    March 26, 2015 @ 3:07 am

    It's been revealed that Shibasaki Kou will release a cover album titled "Kou Utau" in early summer. To commemorate this release, she will hold a nationwide tour starting in September. A portion of the track list for "Kou Utau" will be decided upon fans' request. Fans can submit songs that they want to hear by tweeting the song title with the hashtag #こううたう (#Kou Utau). It's already been decided that the album will include a cover of Makihara Nor

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  • Watanabe Mayu to sing the theme song for her starring drama

    March 24, 2015 @ 2:37 am

    It's been revealed that Watanabe Mayu (AKB48) will sing the theme song for drama 'Tatakau! Shoten Girl'.'Tatakau! Shoten Girl' will premiere on Kansai TV / Fuji TV on April 14 starring Watanabe Mayu and Inamori Izumi. The drama's theme song "Deai no Tsuzuki" was written by Akimoto Yasushi and composed by newcomer Matsumoto Satoshi, who just graduated from vocational school this spring. It's said to be a love song with a sad melody. Watanabe comme

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  • Hey! Say! JUMP to release new double A-side single

    March 22, 2015 @ 9:27 pm

    Hey! Say! JUMP's new single "Chau# / Wo I Need You" will be released on April 29th."Chau#" is a catchy party tune that's being used in the CM for Bourbon's 'Almond Caramel Popcorn' which star the members themselves. Meanwhile, "Wo I Need You" is the ending theme for TV Tokyo's variety program 'Little Tokyo Live' that the members appear on as regulars every other week. This number delivers a love message in an enthusiastic way.As the coupling

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  • Kyary Pamyu Pamyu to make an appearance on the final episode of 'Mondai no Aru Restaurant'

    March 13, 2015 @ 3:51 am

    Kyary Pamyu Pamyu will be making an appearance on the final episode of Fuji TV drama 'Mondai no Aru Restaurant', which will air on March 19. In the episode, Kyary will visit restaurant 'Bistro Fou' and unexpectedly begin playing CUPS with the workers. CUPS is a type of performance utilizing cups as percussion instruments. Ever since it was featured in episode 4, it has been receiving a great response. Kyary apparently entered

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  • SMAP top Oricon weekly single ranking for 32nd time

    February 23, 2015 @ 6:07 pm

    SMAP's 54th single "Kareinaru Gyakushu / Humor Shichauyo" which went on sale on February 18, topped Oricon's latest weekly ranking, selling 160,000 copies in the first week.This is their 21st consecutive chart topping single, and 32nd overall. When including the sales for this single, the group's total number of singles and albums sold have reached 35,158,000 copies. They are the 4th male artist to reach the 35 million sale threshold, following

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