Nakashima Mika's new song "Saren" has been picked up as the insert song for Fuji TV's drama 'Tasogare Ryuseigun: Jinsei Orikaeshi, Koi wo shita.'
The date for Yamamoto Sayaka's graduation concert has been determined. A special concert will be held on November 3, then her graduation concert will be held the following day on November 4.
This was announced on October 17 during the group's eighth anniversary live 'NMB48 8th Anniversary LIVE' at Osaka-jo Hall. "I will do my best with the time I have left, so I hope you would come to the venue and burn it into your mind," said Yamamoto.
The PV for Nogizaka46's new single "Kaerimichi wa Toomawari Shitakunaru" has been uploaded onto YouTube.
The video revolves around the song's center Nishino Nanase, who will be graduating from the group at the end of the year, showing how she's continued to lead a happy life while facing various turning points. It was directed by Seki Kazuaki, who has worked on many of Perfume and Hoshino Gen's PVs.
Sexy Zone's new single "Karakuri Darake no Tenderness / Suppin KISS" will be released on December 5.
"Karakuri Darake no Tenderness" is the theme song for member Nakajima Kento's starring drama 'Dorokei: Keishicho Sosa Sanka' on NTV. Meanwhile, "Suppin KISS" has a CM tie-up, which will be revealed later.
BONNIE PINK will hold a special live titled 'BONNIE PINK Special Live ～Morobi to Kozorite～' on December 8 at Billboard Live TOKYO, then on December 24 at Billboard Live OSAKA.
It's been about three years since the last time BONNIE PINK held a one-man live. For the upcoming lives, the singer plans to hold two performances on both days. At the Osaka live on Christmas Eve, you can watch her performance while enjoying a glass of champagne and Christmas dishes. Tickets are on sale now.
The details on Nogizaka46's 22nd single "Kaerimichi wa Toomawari Shitakunaru," to drop in stores on November 14, have been revealed.
It will be the seventh time for Nishino Nanase, who will soon be graduating from the group, to serve as the center for a single. This will also be the last single for Wakatsuki Yumi who will also be graduating. As the coupling tracks, the single will include Nishino's solo song "Tsuzuku," the under members' new song "Nichijou," and "Caravan wa Nemuranai," which is sung by the young members of the group. In addition, Limited Editions C and D will include unit songs.
Ebisu Muscats will hold a live called 'Fuyu no Sotsugyoushiki ~Ittokukedo Watashitachi Zutto Muscats Sukidakara SP~' on December 15 at Stella Ball in Tokyo.
The following six members will graduate after this live: Kamisaki Shiori, Kogawa Iori, Su-bu, Tamori Misaki, Natsume Hanami, and Minato Riku. A total of 37 members are scheduled to perform at this concert to see off the graduating members.
V6's Okada Junichi (37) and actress Miyazaki Aoi (32) have welcomed their first child together.
In a joint statement, the couple announced, "We have an announcement for everyone. Our first child, a baby boy, was born healthily the other day. Both mother and baby are doing well. When we heard his first cry, we felt his strength to live and the dignity of the start of life. We are grateful for this miracle that has been born to us as well as to everyone who have supported us."
Michishige Saymi has unveiled the PV for her song "Loneliness Tokyo."
Written and composed by Tsunku♂, "Loneliness Tokyo" is an original song for Michishige's latest performance 'SAYUMINGLANDOLL~Tokyo.~'. The PV was directed by Saito Yuki and Kitano Atsushi.
androp will release a new album (currently untitled) on December 12.
The band made the new album announcement on October 14 during their Tokyo stop of their tour 'androp one-man live tour 2018: angstrom 0.9 pm' at LIQUIDROOM. The new album will be released in preparation of their 10th anniversary year. It will include a total of six tracks such as "Hikari," which was used as the theme song for Fuji TV drama 'Good Doctor.'
The short PV for Konishi Manami's new song "Here We Go" has been uploaded onto YouTube.
"Here We Go" is the title track to Konishi's first major album to be released on October 24. Shot in Chiba, the PV expresses one's strong will to press forward while believing in oneself.
Kis-My-Ft2 will hold a dome tour called 'Kis-My-Ft2 DOME CONCERT 2018' in December.
The last time the groups held a winter dome tour was five years ago. For their upcoming tour, they are scheduled to perform two shows in Osaka and two shows in Tokyo. Their official fan club is currently accepting applications for tickets.
Momoiro Clover Z's new song "GODSPEED" has been selected as the support song for the '36th National University Women's Ekiden', which will be held on October 28 in Miyagi as well as the '4th Saitama International Marathon' to take place on December 9 in Saitama.