The 9 SKE48 members that will be graduating from the group once Spring hits performed the new song “Sore wo Seishun to Yobu Hi” for their very first time during “AKB48 Request Hour Set List Best 100 2013” concert that was held at Tokyo Dome City Hall on January 26th.
The year is coming to an end, and looking back, there have been so many accomplishments in the JPOP industry this year! Check out the following 5 artists who seemed to really stand out this year, and who I thought was the best JPOP artist of the year. More »
On Friday, November 30th, Mnet held their 2012 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMAs) in Hong Kong gathering artists from all over Korea and the world for a night filled of incredible performances and awards! So who went home with awards this time? More »
Popular idol group AKB48 has just announced that their recent team shuffle will be effective starting November 1st! AKB48 is back to 3 teams: Team A, K, and B, with the discontinuation of Team 4. More »
AKB48’s Watanabe Mayu has revealed that she’ll be releasing a second single titled “Otona Jelly Beans” on July 25th! For this single, she has a more mature look with her hair down instead of her trademark pigtails. More »
AKB48 subgroup French Kiss will be releasing their 5th single, “Romance Privacy,” on July 11th with the single’s coupling track being “Rainy day.” Now, a preview of “Rainy day” has been revealed! More »
AKB48’s new unit, NO NAME, will be making their official CD debut with their single, “Kibou ni Tsuite,“ on August 1st! “Kibou ni Tsuite“ is currently being used as the opening theme song for AKB48’s anime series, ‘AKB0048.‘ More »
The AKB48 members have become ‘Veggie Rangers’ for the latest CM for Kagome’s vegetable juice, ‘Yasai Ichinichi Kore Ippon.’ The new CM features 30 members in vegetable outfits, which were designed by Naito Yasuhiro, the creator of manga “Toraigun.” More »