January 1, 2011

ABCHO

ABCHO

Previously known as Hangry & Angry (stylized as HANGRY & ANGRY-f, previously known as hANGRY & ANGRY), ABCHO is a Japanese female pop/rock duo created in 2008, consisting of former Morning Musume members Hitomi Yoshizawa (“Hangry”) and Rika Ishikawa (“Angry”). The group is a collaboration with a Harajuku fashion store, which sells fashion... Read More

September 28, 2015

Again! Cheeky Parade goes overseas this year! Off to Paris and a performance at a big event in L.A.

Cheeky-Parade

It has been announced that Cheeky Parade will perform in America and France this Fall. On Oct 4 they will perform at MOSHI MOSHI NIPPON FESTIVAL 2015 in PARIS at Le TRIANON in Paris, and on Oct 17 & 18, at America’s Los Angeles convention center, JAPAN EXPO 2015 LOS ANGELES. Regarding JAPAN EXPO, on Oct 16 they will make a special guest appearance at the eve. End of last... Read More

January 1, 2011

Ai Takahashi

Ai Takahashi

Ai Takahashi joined Morning Musume in 2001 as part of the group’s fifth generation, along with Makoto Ogawa, Asami Konno, and Risa Niigaki. Her debut with the group was on their single “Mr. Moonlight ~Ai no Big Band~”, and her first appearance on a Morning Musume full-length release was their fourth studio album, the appropriately named 4th Ikimasshoi!. Her first... Read More

January 1, 2011

Airi Suzuki (°C-ute & Buono!)

Airi Suzuki (°C-ute & Buono!)

Suzuki Airi , born April 12, 1994 is a Japanese pop singer signed to Hello! Project. She is currently a member of as well as being a member of the Hello! Project Kids. She joined Hello! Project Kids in 2002 through the audition and was later put into°C-ute in 2005. As well as being in both °C-ute and Hello! Project Kids, as of 2007 Suzuki has been a member of the Hello! Project... Read More

January 1, 2011

Akamaru Dash☆

Akamaru-Dash☆

Akamaru Dashi☆is a four-piece idol group from “Tetsuya Takeda Idol Project” in September 2013. The group concept is “Eat, Dance and Sing”, called “Tabe-doru”. Each member is responsible for the promotion of each kind of “Maruchan Akai Kitsune” noodles. Their fans are called “Tabetomo”, meaning “Friends for eating”. They made their major label debut in... Read More

June 1, 2011

AKB48

AKB48

AKB48 is a popular idol group in Japan produced by Yasushi Akimoto, organized in 2005. Akimoto has also produced other new groups in Japan as its sisters. All of them are known collectively as “AKB48 Group.” Official Website http://www.akb48.co.jp/ Related posts:"24th Single Selection Janken (rock-paper-scissors) Contest" Information for fan...Takajo and Nakagawa... Read More

February 20, 2013

AKB48 / Appointed as Ambassadors of Tourism in Guam

AKB48

The Guam Visitors Bureau appointed AKB48 as ambassadors of tourism to promote Guam’s appeal as an attractive tourist spot. The appointment ceremony will take place on 4/6/2013. AKB48 is recognized for their worldwide activities, thus chosen as the tourism ambassadors. This is the very first time a group is appointed as ambassadors of tourism in Guam. The appointment ceremony... Read More

August 29, 2012

AKB48 / Awarded “Asia’s Most Popular Group” in Beijing

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One of the most popular idol groups of Asia, AKB48, was awarded as Asia’s Most Popular Group at “11th CCTV-MTV Music Award” held on 8/21/2012 at MasterCard Center in Beijing, China. This is the best of the best awards a non-Chinese Asian artist/group can receive. CCTV boasts the highest number of viewers in the whole world and AKB participated for the opening act in the composition... Read More

January 25, 2012

AKB48 / Original Dance Just for Taiwan

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AKB48 made their TV commercial debut in Taiwan as they are now featured in a 7-ELEVEN’s commercial. 8 members including Atsuko Maeda performed an original dance with their signature number ‘Heavy Rotation.’ This commercial has been on air since 1/17 in Taiwan and its second sequence is coming up soon! Official Site: http://www.akb48.co.jp/ Official Myspace: http://www.myspace.com/akb48official Google+:... Read More

August 25, 2011

AKB48 / Release of 22nd Single “Flying Get”!

AKB48

© AKS/KING RECORDS AKB48 is releasing their 22nd (24th work in total) single “Flying Get” on 8/24 which is now available for sampling on their Myspace profile. “Flying Get” is sung by the 21 members who made through the 3rd Election of AKB48 Members Selection and is the theme song for a Fuji TV drama “Hanazakari no Kimitachi e ~Ikemen☆Paradise... Read More