December 22, 2015

Jin Akanishi Won Chinese Awards in Two Categories, Including Popular Artist Award.

Jin Akanishi Won “Asia Popular Artist Award” and “Annual Music Award” at iQiyi All Star Carnival 2016, a Chinese Culture Award held in Beijing on the 5th of December. iQiyi All Star Carnival is an award held by iQiyi , a Chinese distributor, for the whole Asian territory’s excellent films, music, and TV dramas. Akanishi won “Asia Popular Artist Award” given for an artists who are activeand has some career in that territory, and “Annual Music Award” presented... Read More

July 12, 2014

Jin Akanishi Releases His First Single, “Good Time”, from His Own Label Go Good Records on August 6th (wed)

Jin Nakanishi launched his new website on his birthday, July 4th, and announced that he will launch his fan club. This is his first music in 8 months since his previous album “#JUSIJIN”. The single will be released from his own label Go Good Records on August 6th (Wed). Nakanishi wrote the music and the lyric, and also produced the song, turning it into a happy uptempo tune that will suit the summer mood. As the title says, the message in the song is “Let’s have a... Read More

February 2, 2012

Jin Akanishi / Top Rank on iTunes Dance Chart with 2nd US Release

After ranking #1 on the US iTunes dance chart with th debut single, Jin Akanishi did it once again with his 2nd US single “Sun Burns Down” released on 1/24. “Sun Burns Down” was produced by ‘The Stereotyoes,’ a renowned producer team in the US credited for hit songs of prominent artists such as Ne-Yo and Justin Bieber. Jin Akanishi is scheduled to release his US debut album “JAPONICANA” on 3/7, which includes the title song of this... Read More

January 10, 2012

Jin Akanishi / 2nd US Release Produced by STEREOTYPES

Jin Akanishi’s 2nd release “Sun Burns Down” in the US will be available for digital download on 1/24 7:00~(PST). His US debut mini album “TEST DRIVE featuring JASON DERULO” released in 11/2011 ranked #1 on iTunes Store’s dance album chart. The new release “Sun Burns Down” produced by STEREOTYPES, a production team famous for producing artists such as FAR EAST MOVEMENT, Ne-Yo and Justin Bieber. This new US release on iTunes Store... Read More

November 22, 2011

Jin Akanishi / Live Broadcasting of Fan Event!

Ranking #1 on US iTunes Chart and within top 10 for the total chart upon his US debut on 11/8/2011, Jin Akanishi is now scheduled to hold a special fan event on 1/7/2012 at Yokohama Arena. This event will be broadcasted live at the viewing venue of Los Angeles and there will be a part where the US fans and Japanese fans can interact with one another during the event. Mark your calendar and don’t miss out on this special, interactive event! Official Website: Twitter:... Read More

November 15, 2011

Jin Akanishi / New Release Ranked #1 on US iTunes

Now active in US, Jin Akanishi recently held an event in Los Angeles, US on 11/8(11/9 JST) with about 300 fans to celebrate his new release of “TEST DRIVE Featuring JASON DERULO.” This new single made a nationwide digital release in US on 11/8 and soon ranked #1 on iTunes Album Dance Chart. Currently in the process of recording for a nationwide album release, Jin Akanishi made a public remark, “When the recording is done, I will go on a nationwide tour.” Official... Read More

October 18, 2011


Switching his base of activities to overseas from 2010, JIN AKANISHI has been active in Hollywood scenes and recordings abroad. He is now making his American debut with a digital single, “TEST DRIVE featuring JASON DERULO” released from Warner Bros Records on 11/8. As described in the title, “TEST DRIVE featuring JASON DERULO” is a collaboration number with JASON DERULO who is a label mate of Warner Bros Records. The recording began about 6 months ago... Read More

January 1, 2011

Jin Akanishi

Jin Akanishi is a top selling multi-talented entertainer with musicians, vocalists, actors and entertainers in Japan. As the former lead vocalist in KAT-TUN, JIN AKANISHI established numerous records for the popular group. Their 11 CD singles, 4 CD albums, and 7 DVDs all reached #1 on the Japanese National Charts, and in 2009, KAT-TUN became the first artists ever to perform ten consecutive days at Tokyo Dome Stadium – one of the largest and most prestigious venues in Japan. In... Read More