J-Pop

Smell Good with J-Pop Group Perfume’s Original Fragrance!

Celebrity groups or icons that have carved their names in Japan’s music industry are sure to keep their fame for quite some time. If they have lasted in the industry for more than a decade, then it’s proof that they have made a strong impact on their fans. Aside from making appearances in music shows…

A J-Pop Group Made up of Chubby Girls? Find Out More About Them!

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 Japanese all-girl pop group doesn’t allow…

How Do Japanese Men React to Idol Singer Dating Bans? Find Out Here!

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 girls who are supposed to have…

Why is Japanese Girl Band LAGOON Going to Break Up?

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 was managed by Stardust…

Japanese Idol Ami Suzuki Has Announced Her Shotgun Wedding!

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) So who is Ami Suzuki? She may not be known by…

Miura Haruma: Child Star Turned Into Award-Winning Japanese Actor

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 film. View this post on Instagram…

An Introduction to Exile, Japan’s Most Popular R&B Pop Band!

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 on stage. How did the Band…

When Idol Scandals Aren’t Really Scandals: Hagiwara Mai of C-ute

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 the idol. Back in April 2016,…

Popular Ex-Morning Musume Member Risa Niigaki Announces Her Upcoming Marriage!

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 #モーニング娘 #japan #jpop #idolgroup #kawaii #モー娘 #TodayStyle #RisaStyle #RisaRisaRis #helloproject #NiigakiRisa #RisaNiigaki #Risa #Niigaki…

4 of Japan’s Most Popular Song Choices at Karaoke

Karaoke is a great way to relieve stress and to bond with family and friends. Karaoke originates from Japan, and it remains a popular pastime among Japanese people. There are certain songs which are regularly picked by most karaoke goers in Japan. This list will show you 4 of the most popular karaoke song choices!…