Showing posts with label japan. Show all posts
Showing posts with label japan. Show all posts
Sunday, February 15, 2015

BTOB's 1st original Japanese single is their next project

BTOB will be releasing their first ever original Japanese single in March.

The single will be entitled with 'The Future.' The famous composer and producer Shin’ya Tada and Mashin Ikuta made their participation for BTOB's upcoming Japanese song.

It will be released on March 25th.
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SOURCE:  Star News
Saturday, February 7, 2015

Apink to start "Mr. Chu" promotion in Japan

It has been reported that Apink will fly to Japan on February 14 to promote their digital single “Mr. Chu”.

With the cute dance song released last March in Korea, Apink received a lot of love from public and became one of the most successful girl groups last year. 

Along with the success in Korea, the girl group is expected to be recognized in Japan as well. They will leave for Japan next week and will stay there for about 10 days with fan meeting, concerts and Japanese TV shows. 

Apink debuted in Japan last summer with their digital single “No No No”. The song is very successful and Apink has earned many more fans. 

Let's see if they could also succeed with "Mr. Chu".

Saturday, December 13, 2014

WINNER adds Japan in their 'WWIC 2015' host cities' list

After confirming WWIC 2015 in Seoul and China, YG Entertainment announced on their official Twitter that WINNER will be also holding the event in Japan.

WINNER will in China first particularly on January 10th at the Beijing Worker’s Gymnasium, followed on January 17th at Grand Stage in Shanghai and on January 24th at toe Gao’an Gymnasium in Shenzhen. Then on January 31st, they will be in Seoul. Their Japan schedule will be on February 20th and 21st in Osaka and on February 22nd in Tokyo.

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SOURCE: @ygent_official
Sunday, November 23, 2014

T.O.P's movie 'Tazza 2' to be released in Japan

'Tazza 2: The Hidden Card' featuring BIG BANG's T.O.P and actress Shin Se-Kyung is going to premiere in Japan in 2015.

'Tazza 2: The Hidden Card' was first released in Korea in September this year. Its story revolves around the world of gambling. T.O.P played the role of a gambler named 'Ham Dae-gil' who reunited with his first love 'Heo Mi-Na' inside the gambling industry.

Tazza 2 will be seen in Japan on January 23, 2015.

Watch the trailer below:

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SOURCE: avex pictures
Saturday, November 8, 2014

Which kpop group draws most Japanese fans to their concerts in 2014?

According to the recent survey of Nikkei, a Japanese monthly magazine, on TOP 50 artists with the most concert fans, Big Bang took the second spot with about 920,000 fans for 29 concerts in 2014, standing behind Japanese rock band EXILE TRIBE with 1.05 million fans and even beat Arashi at number 3.

Statistics showed that there were bout 32,000 fans came to each Big Bang concert. Member Daesung, who promoted in Japan under the name of “D-Lite” attracted about 170,000 fans to 15 concerts. If combining both Big Bang and Daesung's promotions and concerts in Japan, Big Bang has drawn about 1.1 million fans, which is a really impressive figure.

Other Kpop artists made into the lists are TVXQ, EXO, Girls’ Generation and SHINee.

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Kim Hyungjoon to have concert in Japan this November

Kim Hyungjoon will be having his solo concert in Japan this November.

From November 10th to 28th, Kim Hyungjoon will be performing in Tokyo, Nagoya and Osaka as part of his 2014 Live Tour 'Endless Story.'

Also, he will release an album in Japan entitled 'BETTER' on November 19th.

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Thursday, October 9, 2014

Crayon Pop signs with a Japanese company

Chrome entertainment has just revealed that Crayon Pop had signed with Japanese music label Pony Canyon, aiming at a debut in Japan next year.

Pony Canyon is one of Japan’s biggest music distributors. It has collaborated with many Korean musicians such as Jang Keun Suk and B1A4 in Japan.

Crayon Pop became a phenomenon thanks to the hit “Bar Bar Bar” with its unique choreography and cute helmet. Before heading to Japan, Crayon Pop will release an EP on November 19 for domestic fans. 


Tuesday, September 30, 2014

NU'EST release album covers for Japanese debut single 'Shalala Ring'

NU'EST takes a romantic and pure concept for their jacket photos for their Japanese debut single 'Shalala Ring'.

The three album covers are released showing the members looking charismatic and angelic in their all white outfits making various group poses.

'Shalala Ring' will be released on November 5 in three editions; Limited Edition A (CD+DVD), Limited Edition B (CD+DVD) and the regular edition (CD only).

See the jacket photos below:

 Limited Edition A

 Limited Edition B

Regular Edition
Saturday, September 20, 2014

NU'EST releases teaser video for 'Shalala Ring'

NU'EST released a teaser video for their Japan debut single 'Shalala Ring.'

The five boys of NU'EST were all wearing a white apparel. 'Shalala Ring' will be released on November 5th.

Watch below:

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SOURCE: NU’EST Japan Official Youtube Channel
Sunday, September 7, 2014

JYJ's album ranks No.1 on Tower Records monthly chart.

On September 5, it was reported from C-JeS Entertainment that JYJ’s second full-length album ‘JUST US’ topped the Japan’s Tower Records monthly chart for August. 

Although the album was released in July in Korea and not officially released in Japan, it still climbed to no,1 on the weekly chart in its first week of release with 17,000 copies sold out, proving JYJ’s immense popularity in Japan.

It was also revealed that JYJ’s agency is flooded with calls from Japan inquiring about the trio’s detailed schedule for their Asia tour, but there has been no confirmation yet for any particular Japanese cities.

JYJ's Japanese fans have always been really supportive of the group. About 2,000 Japanese fans visited Korea earlier this year for Kim Jae Joong’s fan meeting. The '2014 JYJ Membership Week' launched on July 31st also drew over 4,000 fans from Japan. Kim Junsu’s musical and ballad concert held last May in Tokyo and Osaka attracted around 63,000 fans, which is a really impressive number.

JYJ kicked off their Asia tour, 'The return of the King' through Jamsil concert on August 9th, and their next stop will be in Chengdu, China on September 6th.


Saturday, August 30, 2014

GOT7 to tour around Japan

On the official website of GOT7 Japan, it was announced that the latest boy group of JYP Entertainment will be having tours around Japan.

Here are the venues and dates:

Oct. 07 (Tue) Zepp Namba, Osaka
Oct. 08 (Wed) Zepp Namba, Osaka
Oct. 09 (Thu) Zepp Fukuoka, Fukuoka
Oct. 14 (Tue) Zepp DiverCity, Tokyo
Oct. 15 (Wed) Zepp DiverCity, Tokyo
Oct. 21 (Tue) Zepp Nagoya, Nagoya
Oct. 22 (Wed) Zepp Nagoya, Nagoya
Nov. 05 (Wed) Makuhari Messe, Tokyo (TOUR FINAL)
Nov. 06 (Thu) Makuhari Messe, Tokyo (TOUR FINAL)

Also, GOT7 is set to release their debut single in Japan entitled 'Around the World' on October 22nd. 
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SOURCE:  GOT7 Japan Website
Saturday, August 16, 2014

EXO to hold concerts in Japan

EXO will be having their concert tour in Japan from November to December in three different locations.

'EXO From EXO Planet #1 - The Lost Planet tour to Japan' will be happening at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium from November 11 to 13. It will be followed at the Osaka-jo Hall from November 18 to 20 and the last will be on December 22-24 at the Marine Messe Fukuoka.

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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Girl's Generation sets another record in Japan

On July 23rd, Girls' Generation released "The best", a compilation album containing 18 hit songs, including "Genie", "Gee", "Mr. Taxi", Japanese version of "Mr Mr", brand new ballad “Indestructible” ..., and it debuted at #1 on both Oricon Daily Album Chart and Weekly Chart.

It is the third time Girl's Generation has topped the Japanese chart following "Girls' Generation" in 2011 and "Love & Peace" in 2013. With this result, Girls' Generation became the only Asian girl group that made three consecutive #1 debuts on Oricon Chart.

Meanwhile, Girls' Generation's new album advertisement will be posted on billboards at Ginza, Shinjuku, Ikebukuor, O-otemachi, Akihabara, Rotbbongi, Ebis, and Yurakcho areas of Tokyo until August 3rd.

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Tickets of Hongki's musical in Japan sold out

On July 18, Hongki's management agency FNC Entertainment revealed, “The opening show of Lee Hong Ki's musical "Vampire" in Japan sold out of its ticket”, proving his huge popularity in Japan.

Lee Hong Ki is back with ‘Vampire’ as the Dracula after 5 years absent from musical stage. He was revealed to be well-prepared to show off his upgraded acting skills.

The musical will premiere in Tokyo Orchard hall, Japan from August 10th to 12th and from 19th to 20th with a total 7 performances.

Saturday, July 12, 2014

FT Island's Lee Hongki's schedule for musical 'Vampire'

Upcoming musical entitled 'Vampire' is set to premiere in August.

FT Island's Lee Hongki will play as Count Dracula. He is scheduled to perform on August 10, 11, 12, 19 and 20.  

Catch 'Vampire' at Bunkamura Orchard Hall in Japan from August 10th to August 27th.

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Sunday, June 22, 2014

Kim Hyunjoong comes back in Japan with 'Hot Sun' & a fan meeting

Kim Hyunjoong's comeback in Japan was a success. 

On June 17th, he had a special fan meeting in Osaka, Tokyo and Nagoya where he met approximately 20, 000 fans. 

On the next day, he released his 4th Japanese single 'Hot Sun.' Immediately after its release, 'Hot Sun' landed first on 'Oricon Daily Chart' and TV show 'Music Station.'


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Saturday, May 31, 2014

Big Bang’s Taeyang to have a solo concert in Japan in August

Big Bang’s Taeyang will be having his solo tour in Japan.

According to YG Entertainment, Taeyang will have his solo tour in Japan entitled 'SOL JAPAN TOUR 2014' starting August 12.

But before that, Taeyang will release its Japanese album, 'RISE,' digitally on June 2nd. It has nine tracks including his title song 'Eyes, Nose, Lips'. 

1. Intro (RISE)
2. Eyes, Nose, Lips (Title Track)
3. 1AM
4. Stay With Me
5. Body
6. Ringa Linga
7. This is Not
8. Let Go
9. Love You to Death

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FT Island's songs from album 'New Page' top Japan music charts

FT Island's 4th Japanese album 'New Page' was well-received by its Japanese fans.

On May 28th, it was reported that its title song 'Be Free' moved from 1st and 3rd place on largest music charts. Four other songs were included in the top 10. But all in all, nine songs were in the top 30. 

'New Page' has 13 songs including own compositions of some members. 'Find the Way' and 'Last Love Song' is composed by Jonghoon, 'Morning Coffee' (Jaejin), and 'On My Way' and 'Born To Be A Rock’n Roller' (Hongki).

Congratulations! Well-deserved.

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Friday, May 23, 2014

Japanese fans make a "Lee Min Ho street" to celebrate his 8th anniversary

Actor Lee Min Ho, a hallyu star thanks to the popularity of ‘Boys Over Flowers’ and ‘The Heirs’ has just received a wonderful gift from Japanese fans.

Lee Min Ho's images were decorated and appeared everywhere on the street around Shinjuku, Japan. His face can be seen from Shin Okubo station, streetlamp, poster, to electronic display, showing the video of him. It was revealed that Lee Min Ho’s fan club ‘Minho’s Japan’ came up with this idea to celebrate his 8th anniversary since debut. This street easily got popular as many fans and walkers came here to visit and take pictures.

After hearing about this, Lee Min Ho shared, “I feel really thankful to fans. I will do my best to repay their love"

Saturday, May 10, 2014

F.T Island release director's cut of new Japanese track, 'Be free'

On May 08, F.T Island released their director's cut version of the new Japanese album through warnermusicjapan.

F.T Island is back with a chic and dark concept. The album titled ‘New Page’ will be the group’s 4th studio album in Japan and it will be released on May 28.

The title track ‘Be Free’ was out with the director’s cut edition:

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