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  • Japan Box Office Report – 2/28~3/1

    March 5, 2015 @ 2:29 am

    Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart – February 28th/March 1st 01 (01) American Sniper (Weeks: 02) 02 (03) Big Hero 6 (Weeks: 11) 03 (02) Terrace House: Closing Door (Weeks: 03) 04 (00) Have a Song on Your Lips (Weeks: 01) 05 (00) Maku ga Agaru (Weeks: 01) 06 (04) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Weeks: 04) 07 (00) Mobile Suit Gundam: T

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  • Arashi top Oricon's weekly single, DVD, and Blu-ray Disc rankings

    March 3, 2015 @ 2:17 am

    Popular group Arashi's 45th single "Sakura" (released on February 25) sold 465,000 copies in the first week and topped Oricon weekly single ranking. "Sakura" is the group's 34th consecutive (and 41st in total) No.1 single, so the fans may not be surprised with the result. However, this week, the group also topped both weekly DVD and Blu-ray Disc rankings with their starring movie "PIKA☆★☆NCHI LIFE IS HARD Tabun HAPPY" which went on sal

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  • Arashi wins 'Artist of the Year' for 'THE JAPAN GOLD DISC AWARD'

    March 2, 2015 @ 2:56 pm

    The winners of "THE 29TH JAPAN GOLD DISC AWARD" have been revealed.The awards are held annually by the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ). Awards are based on sales number, and the winners of this year were chosen from data compiled between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2014. This year, the 'Artist of the Year' award, which is considered to be the 'grand prize', went to Arashi. This is their first time

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  • Berryz Kobo's Sugaya Risako to go on indefinite hiatus

    February 27, 2015 @ 3:05 am

    Many of you may already know that Berryz Kobo will go on hiatus after their concert at Nippon Budokan on March 3. It's been revealed that member Sugaya Risako will also take a break from her individual activities.  On her blog, she wrote, "After this, I want to take a break and think carefully about my future." She also expressed her gratitude to her fans who have been supporting her all along.Sugaya, who was born in 199

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  • Check out Momoiro Clover Z's short PV for 'Seishunfu'

    February 24, 2015 @ 2:38 am

    Momoiro Clover Z have revealed the short PV for their song "Seishunfu", which will serve as the theme song for their starring movie 'Maku ga Agaru'.  The PV was directed by Motohiro Katsuyuki, who also directed the 'Maku ga Agaru'. As such, the PV is connected to the worldview of the movie. The full version will be included in the Blu-ray which will come with the limited edition of their single "Seishunfu" to be released on March 11.Source:

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  • INKT, with former KAT-TUN member Tanaka Koki, announces their 2nd mini album

    February 23, 2015 @ 6:04 am

    5-member rock band INKT which former KAT-TUN member Tanaka Koki serves as the main vocalist, announced that they would release their 2nd mini album entitled "Physalis" on April 25.The announcement was made during the band's one-man live "the birth of INKT" held at BIGCAT, Osaka on February 21st.  As soon as they announced it, they performed its lead track "Physalis" in front of 800 audience, and received loud cheers and applause.INKT performed 15

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  • Nogizaka46's Nishino Nanase becomes house model for 'non・no' magazine

    February 19, 2015 @ 7:24 am

    Nogizaka46 member Nishino Nanase has become the house model for women's fashion magazine 'non・no'. This was announced on February 18 during Nippon Broadcast's 'AKB48 no All-Night Nippon ~Nogizaka46・Nishino Nanase SP~'. During the program, Nishino expressed, "I hope to gain more female fans. I don't have the ideal model figure, and I'm still very inexperienced as a model. Utilizing that, I hope to do my best to become closer to the readers."

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  • Kis-My-Ft2's 13th single to be released in March

    February 19, 2015 @ 7:22 am

    Kis-My-Ft2's 13th single "Kiss Tamashii" will be released on March 25.The title track has been picked up as the CM song for Glico's 'Watering KISSMINT'. As the coupling track, it will include "Shake Body!!", which will be used as the CM song for Kowa's 'Mushiyoke Touban'. The album will be available for purchase in 5 different types: Limited Edition A, Limited Edition B, Regular Edition, Seven & I Limited Edition, and KissMy SHOP Edition

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  • ℃-ute announce their 1st triple A-side single that will be released in April

    February 17, 2015 @ 4:29 pm

    Idol group ℃-ute will be releasing their 27th single "Gamusha-LIFE / Tsugi no Kado wo Magare / The Middle Management ~Josei Chuukan Kanrishoku~" on April 1.This will be the first triple A-side single for the group. One of the title tracks "Gamusha-LIFE" was written by SHOCK EYE from Shonan no Kaze, and it was composed by SHOCK EYE and KOUGA who was selected in "Million Renpatsu Ongaku Sakka Juku", the audition project on TV Asahi's "music ru TV

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  • Japan Box Office Report – 2/14~2/15

    February 17, 2015 @ 1:43 pm

    Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart – February 14th/15th 01 (00) Terrace House: Closing Door (Weeks: 01) 02 (01) Big Hero 6 (Weeks: 09) 03 (02) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Weeks: 02) 04 (03) Mortdecai (Weeks: 02) 05 (00) Fifty Shades of Grey (Weeks: 01) 06 (05) Annie (Weeks: 04) 07 (06) Joker Game (Weeks: 03) 08 (00) Itamu Hit

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