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As most of you must know by now, "オリオンの夜" (Orion no Yoru) is out. Daisuke Ono makes his comeback one year after his last release "Hero" with a release that really took him to a completly different level. This is really...
It is undeniable that after the impact that "Susumasero", there was hype about "Circle of LIFE". And Tetsuya Kakihara more than delivered.
The Rejet duo makes its comeback with a new single. Yuki Kaji and Hiro Shimono tackle an interesting release, surprising us along the way. Single: KIRAKIRA CIDER HOLIC Label: Rejet Release date: 28/12/2016 Genre: J-Pop Tracklist: 01. KIRAKIRA CIDER HOLIC 02. PASSION DROP 03. ミニドラマ「Magical Mystery Tour」 Track...
The Idolish7 universe strikes again. This time around Re:vale attempted to show a different image with this single, despite the attempt, it failed to deliver something relevant. Title: TO MY DEAREST Label: Lantis Release date: 14/12/2016 Genre: J-Pop Tracklist: 1 - TO MY DEAREST Track analysis: 1 - TO...
Released to commemorate Hatano’s fifth anniversary as a solo artist, “Caravan wa Philia wo Kanaderu” is a release that started off being a gift to his fans, turning into something bigger and better than most of what he's released to...
One of the strongest seiyuu units out there is back. Trignal make their comeback after the carefully polished "Plus", released back in May. Slowly establishing themselves as a top unit, Trignal closed 2016 in fancy fashion with this release. Single:...
KiLLER KiNG is back with a follow up single to this years'  キラキラスマイル (Kira Kira smile). The unit consisting of seiyuu Koutaro Nishiyama, Taku Yashiro, Takuya Eguchi and Chiba Shoya are the last B-Project unit to release music in 2016. Single: Hungry Wolf Label: B-Project Release date: 21/12/2016 Genre: J-Pop Tracklist: 01.Hungry...
QUARTET NIGHT's "God's S.T.A.R." is an ambitious, record settng single with its highlights but also some inconsistencies.
"DARE TO DREAM" is Miyu Irino's last album and release before the start of his hiatus. Irino leaves us with an entertaining "see you soon", in what is his best album to date, a release that will put everyone with a...
The final details to MooNs' new single "SUMMER MERMAID"  are finally out. "SUMMER MERMAID" is scheduled to be released on 18/01/2017, available in a single edition. The cover art is the following: The tracklist is the following: 01.SUMMER MERMAID 02.パノラマ 03.SUMMER MERMAID(Off Vocal) 04.パノラマ(Off Vocal) You can listen...





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