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When you think of Japanese pop groups, you probably think of cute and sexy girls who are competing for fame. But did you know that a certain group in Japan called "Pottya (ぽっちゃ)" is shaking up the world with the weight of their chubby members? Yes, it's true! This...

The music industry of Japan is widely distinct due to its variety of performers in both traditional and modern styles. Not only is their music different from the Western style, but also their musical performers. One of these is the ever-popular Japanese idol groups which consist of boys and...

Japanese all-girl band LAGOON has just announced their disbandment! The group only made their debut in 2014, so it has not been long since the formation of the band. What happened? The Members LAGOON is an all-girl pop-rock band made up of 5 girls that was formed in 2014. The band...

On her official website a major Japanese idol named Ami Suzuki had announced some major news in July, 2016. It was revealed that she got married on the 1st of July, 2016, and is currently pregnant with her first child! Ami Suzuki (鈴木 亜美) syncmusic.jp/ So who is Ami Suzuki? She may...

The popular techno-pop trio, Perfume, is currently having their tour right now across Japan! Along with the concert, they’re bringing concert goods for their fans! For people who don’t know Perfume, who are they? Perfume is a techno-pop unit hailing from Hiroshima, Japan. They are Nishiwaki Ayaka or A-chan, Kashino Yuka...

If you have watched the live action film of Shingeki no Kyojin or Attack on Titan, you may be familiar with the main actor, Miura Haruma (三浦春馬). The adaptations might not have received good reviews but Haruma is more than the negative comments thrown at him or at the...

With so many boy bands in Japan, some are barely noticeable while others stand out from the rest. Among these is a 19-member Japanese pop and R&B band which originated in the capital city of Tokyo. They are known for singing and dancing and, of course, performing their music...

We have heard about how the Japanese idol industry is quite strict with their policy of not allowing their idols to date. Idols who are caught dating might face the consequence of getting fired. Sometimes, just being seen with a person of the opposite gender can spell trouble for...

A very well-known ex-member of Morning Musume will be getting married soon! Risa Niigaki (新垣里沙) has just recently announced on her blog that she will be getting married in July 2016, and the lucky groom is actor Yoshikazu Kotani. Risa Niigaki Born on the 20th of October, 1988, Risa Niigaki...

Most people have played Super Mario games at some point in their lives, and consider it to be a huge part of their childhood. Recently, Nintendo announced that its 'Super Mario Maker' game for the Wii U (a game creation system) will get a new addition! Read on to...

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