2nd batch of performers revealed for the massive, free EXPO where you can feel pop culture as is Made in Japan – “KAWAii!! NiPPON EXPO 2014″ @ Makuhari Messe!! Come and see Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, Shoko Nakagawa, Tomomi Itano, Dempagumi.inc and more!

2nd batch of performers revealed for “KAWAii!! NiPPON EXPO 2014,” Saturday, May 10, 2014!! “KAWAii!! NiPPON EXPO 2014″ is a massive expo and collection of Japanese culture such as Harajuku, Akihabara, J-POP, and Anime music, either highly rated overseas (especially in Asia and Europe) or looking to expand abroad! The 1st batch of performers was previously released, boasting performers active in a wide variety of fields such as Akai Koen, Ayame Goriki,... Read More

9nine Reveals New Song During New Ending For TV Anime “MAGI”

9nine’s new single “With You / With Me” will be released on March 12. The song, which will be the new ending theme song for the second season of the TV anime “MAGI”, was revealed for the first time with the anime’s new season broadcast beginning January 12. According to Twitter and other SNS posted by fans after the anime aired, the new song “perfectly syncs with MAGI” and “displays a new side to 9nine with its new sound resembling nothing like their previous... Read More

9nine’s New Song Chosen As Ending Theme Song For TV Anime “Magi”

The quintet performance girls’ group 9nine has announced that they would be releasing their new song “With You / With me” on March 12, 2014. Furthermore, it was revealed that the song would be inserted as the ending theme song for the 2nd season of the popular TV anime “Magi”. The song would be aired beginning January 12th, 2014. 9nine is a quintet group featuring a variety of talents including Umika Kawashima who has seen success as an actress in TV dramas, movies... Read More

Kyonshi Dancing in Hong Kong! 9nine’s First Performance Abroad

9nine performed at “Kawaii POP Fest -supported by @JAM-」 in Hong Kong, which is their first Live abroad. This day was a national holiday in Hong Kong, so many gathered at the site. Starting with “colorful”, a newly released song in February, all in attendance became united with the song of the Hong Kong born monster Kyonshi, “Iaru! Kyonshi”, and performed a comical dance along a loud call. On the other hand, for “koizora” recorded in the 3rd album “9nine”,... Read More

Japan’s ‘Kawaii’ Unite at the First Ever J-Idol Festival in Hong Kong

Themed around the word ‘kawaii’, Japan’s greatest idol groups are to play Kawaii Pop Fest -supported by @JAM-, their first Asian shows from 17 to 19 May at Music Zone, KITEC, Hong Kong. Finely selected Japanese girls idol groups dempagumi.inc, Dorothy Little Happy, UP UP GIRLS KAKKOKARI, SUPER☆GiRLS and 9nine are to appear before the HK and Asian fans. Following a special free event on 16 May at Dragon Centre, there will be eight separate shows in total: three... Read More

Kawaii POP Fest / Grand Artist Lineup Announced!

“Kawaii POP Fest” with the theme of ‘kawaii (cute or adorable in Japanese)’ will be held at MUSIC ZONE in Hong Kong for 3 days (5/17~5/19/2013) in which 3 artist groups will be individually featured each day (except 5/19 where only 2 artist groups will be featured). The announced artist lineup includes Up Up Girls(Kari), SUPER☆GiRLS, Dempagumi.inc, Dorothy Little Happy and 9nine. Event Information: “Kawaii POP Fest -supported by @JAM-” Date:... Read More

9nine

A girls group made up of 5 members, who are Uki Satake, Sayaka Nishiwaki, Kanae Yoshii, Umika Kawashima, and Hirona Murata. They performed solo concert at Hibiya Outdoor Music Hall in summer of 2012, followed by live house tour in 5 major cities. They also successfully finished the solo concert at Nakano Sunplaza Hall this March. As for media appearance, they’re showing up as actress for TV drama “Hao Hao! Jiang Shi Girl –a record of military history on TV Tokyo-“, which... Read More