December 25, 2014

BABYMETAL, No.5 on U.S. Billboard’s year-end “World Albums/Artist” chart

BABYMETAL took the No.5 spot on U.S. Billboard’s year-end “World Albums/Artist” chart. The group’s first album, “BABYMETAL”, debuted in February at No. 7. The album was only distributed digitally overseas, and it still ranked in as the best selling Japanese album. Billboard “WORLD ALBUMS ARTISTS” YEAR END 2014: http://www.billboard.com/charts/year-end/2014/world-albums-artists Billboard “WORLD ALBUMS” YEAR END 2014: http://www.billboard.com/charts/year-end/2014/world-albums BABYMETAL... Read More

December 8, 2014

BABYMETAL to play with Judas Priest, Linkin Park, and Slipknot

BABYMETAL will perform at ROCK ON THE RANGE rock festival in the United States. Since the release of their self-titled first album, BABYMETAL have performed two nights at Nippon Budokan as the youngest female artists and opened up for Lady Gaga on a five-city North American tour. They have also performed at overseas festivals such as England’s and Canada’s along side METALLICA, IRON MAIDEN, and SLAYER. BABYMETAL will play at America’s festival from May 15 to 17, 2015.... Read More

October 9, 2014

BABYMETAL at the top of the US Billboard “World Albums” chart

BABYMETAL’s self-titled album is at the top of the US Billboard “World Albums” chart as of September 20. The group already holds the record for being the youngest artists on “The Billboard 200”. The “World Albums” chart monitors international albums sales in the United States. BABYMETAL has been on the chart for 27 weeks and have moved up considerably since their 9th place spot from last week. The girls have opened for Lady Gaga on her American tour and have steadily... Read More

September 4, 2014

UK & US Added to BABYMETAL World Tour

It was announced that BABYMETAL will also have US and UK performances in November for the “BABYMETAL BACK IN THE USA / UK TOUR 2014”. Starting with the July 1st French Performance, they had a success with their first One-man Live in Germany, England, and North America. They also showed an outstanding performance as good as any other major bands at large outdoor metal festivals like the British “Sonisphere Festival UK” and Canadian “HEAVY MONTREAL”, attracting much... Read More

August 29, 2014

BABYMETAL add on shows in the UK and the US

BABYMETAL performed on the MOUNTAIN STAGE at “SUMMER SONIC 2014″ held at Makuhari Messe on August 16. At the show, they announced their “BABYMETAL BACK IN THE USA / UK TOUR 2014″ add-on shows in November. BABYMETAL started their world tour off in France on July 1, and went on to play in Germany, the UK, and North America without an opening act. The group then went on to play along side major artists at huge outdoor festivals such as “Sonisphere... Read More

August 6, 2014

BABYMETAL fan frenzy in London

BABYMETAL kicked off their “BABYMETAL WORLD TOUR 2014” at The Forum in London on July 7 (local time & date). The show was broadcast live at Zepp Tokyo. BABYMETAL, being “summoned to foreign lands” in order to spread the “metal resistance” overseas, is currently on a world tour. Previously held in France and Germany, BABYMETAL played “Sonisphere Festival UK” held in Knebworth, England. BABYMETAL’s London show sold out and was the cause of a lot of local... Read More

June 27, 2014

BABYMETAL Selected for Lady Gaga’s Opening Act! LA Solo Concert Added to the Tour Dates.

“BABYMETAL” ranked 1st on iTunes Store Metal Chart in US, Canada and Germany, and became the youngest Japanese artist charted in Billboard, creating a loud buzz worldwide BABYMETAL has been drawing international media’s attention as “the new generation’s entertainment”. As their presence caught Lady Gaga’s attention, Mother Monster herself hand-picked them for an opening act. They will join her “LADY GAGA’s artRAVE: the ARTPOP call” as one... Read More

May 30, 2014

BABYMETAL, This Time Performance With Metallica, Slayer, etc. in Canada

“HEAVY MONTREAL” is a large music festival where metal, rock, and punk artists gather from all around. Here, famous artists like Metallica who they will also perform together with at “Sonisphere Festival UK”, an UK rock fest. in July, Slayer and The Offspring will also be attending. BABYMETAL will be participating on the first day, at the August 9th performance. BABYMETAL was also planning to perform on July 7th at the Electric Ballroom in England, UK,... Read More

May 14, 2014

BABYMETAL, the Venue of London Performance Changed due to Ticket Sold Out Immeditely.

Out of the BABYMETAL world tour, the tickets for the England performance on July 7th sold out, so the venue was suddenly upgraded from Electric Ballroom to The Forum. There was also a great response after the announcement of their attendance to UK’s large Rock fes.“Sonisphere Festival UK”, and in response to that their tent performance stage on July 6th was moved to the main stage on the 5th, showing the rising attention towards BABYMETAL in the homeland of Rock, UK. ... Read More

April 24, 2014

BABYMETAL to perform at a British rock festival for the first time with the likes of Metallica and Iron Maiden

BABYMETAL will perform at British rock festival, , from July 4 to July 6 (local time). Metallica, Iron Maiden, and The Prodigy will headline the 2014 . Slayer and Dream Theater are also on the lineup. BABYMETAL has been featured in various British magazines and was offered a spot on the lineup as the first Japanese artist ever. “BABYMETAL”, the album, ranked in at No.187 on the March 22 US Billboard “Album 200” chart. BABYMETAL is the youngest out of the very few... Read More