Showing posts with label japan. Show all posts
Showing posts with label japan. Show all posts

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

SHINee Experiences An Earthquake During Live Broadcast Program In Japan! + Video


SHINee got to experience an earthquake themselves even while going on air.

The boys made their guest appearace on 'Abema TV',  a live broadcast Japanese program on May 17th. During the part when Jonghyun was playing games with one of the female MC, the earthquake suddenly occured which caused the whole studio to shake and resulted in the shocking expression on Jonghyun's face.

On the same day, it was reported that there was a 5.6 magnitude earthquake struck north of Tokyo at 9:23PM JST. Fortunately that no one was hurt.

Check the video below



Sunday, May 8, 2016

AOA '愛をちょうだい' (Give Me Love) Music Fair Performance!


Friday, May 6, 2016

Fan Photos From T-ara's Japan Kobe Fan Meeting!





















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Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Se7en to hold fan meeting in Japan


Se7en, or Choi Dong Wook, will hold his fan meeting in Japan on July 7th for the first time after the discharge. 

Currently, Se7en is busy practicing for the musical ‘Elizabeth’ but he will meet Japanese fans on July 7th at Nakano Sun Plaza in Tokyo.

This fan meeting is the response for local fans' request long time ago. Seven will have high-five event, singing, dancing, and talk show for his activity in Japan.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Sunday, May 3, 2015

KARA meet up with about 10,000 fans in Japanese fan meeting


On May 2nd, KARA held '2015 KAMILIA FESTIVAL' sucessfully at Tokyo Gymnasium, Japan and met up with approximately 10,000 fans.

The fan meeting was held prior to the release of KARA's new single alum on May 5th. They also celebrated their 5th Japan debut anniversary with fans and thanked them for always supporting KARA.

Besides their hit performances like 'Mr', 'Rock U','Mamma Mia', they also performed their upcoming single, 'Summergic' in the loud cheers of audience. The girls also communicated with their fans by playing many different games and shared their sincere thoughts.

Their new Japanese single will be available on May 5th. They will also make a comeback in Korea in later May.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Saturday, May 2, 2015

BTS to celebrate 1st anniv of Japan debut with a song 'For You'



Bangtan Boys will celebrate their first anniversary of their debut in Japan this June.

To mark that momentous event, BTS will be releasing their first original Japanese song called 'For You.' Aside from the CD+DVD 2 limited editions and a regular edition, a special 1st anniversary limited edition featuring the Japanese version of 'Let Me Know' will be solely available via Pony Canyon’s online shop. Also, it will feature the B-side single and Japanese version of 'War of Hormone.'

'For You' will be released on their 1st anniversary on June 4th.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: BTS Japan

Saturday, April 11, 2015

BIGFLO to debut in Japan with 'Delilah'



Rookie group BIGFLO from HO Entertainment will be debuting in Japan this April.

BIGFLO will be releasing and promoting the Japanese version of 'Delilah' starting April 15th.

BIGLFO debuted with the release of their 1st mini album 'First Flow', and with 'Delilah' (Korean version) in June 2014. Immediately, their 2nd mini album 'Second Flow' was released in November with 'Bad Mama Jama' as the title track.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: BIGFLO Fan Cafe

CNBLUE's 'White' ranks #2 on Oricon single chart


On April 8th, CNBLUE's new Japanese single 'White' climbed to #2 on Oricon Single Chart, reaching the total sales volume of 19,589.

'White' is a song written by CNBLUE's Lee Jong Hyun and lyrics contributed by Jung Yong Hwa. The album also include a track called 'Stay sober' written by Jung Yong Hwa, and another track called 'Irony' written by Lee Jong Hyun. 

The album's title track, 'White' was pre-released through Rekochokku on April 1st and right away debuted #1 on Rekochokku Download Chart as well as HVM Japan's Korea-Asia Daily Combined Chart, showing CNBLUE's popularity in Japan.

Meanwhile, CNBLUE members are busy with their individual activities such as concert tour, variety show, drama and music show hosting.
Jenny@dkpopnews

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

BEAST's 'Hands up' tops Itunes Japan chart


On April 7th, Cube entertainment announced that BEAST's latest Japanese track, "Hands Up" nabbed first place on iTunes Japan. 

"Hands Up" is the rhythmical dance track which was released on the 6th. It topped the chart after only 1 day, showing BEAST's strong popularity in Japan.

BEAST recently also formed its own independent Japanese label “BEAST Music” to focus on promotion in Japan. Through the new label, they are set to unveil a new song every month for 10 consecutive months. 

Meanwhile, BEAST will hold a Japan fan meeting tour in May with 4 big cities: Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya and Fukuoka.

Jenny@dkpopnews

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.
 written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
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".

Jenny@dkpopnews

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.


written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
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:


written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
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.

Jenny@dkpopnews

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.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

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. 

Jenny@dkpopnews

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:


written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
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.

Jenny@dkpopnews

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. 
written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE:  GOT7 Japan Website