Symposium Held To Collaborate On Abduction Issue

Symposium held to collaborate on abduction issue

A Japanese government-sponsored symposium was held in Tokyo to discuss international cooperation on resolving the North Korean abduction issue.

Fred Warmbier, father of former US college student Otto Warmbier, who died after being detained by North Korea for more than a year, took part in the event.

Utada Hikaru And Skrillex Collaborate For 'kingdom Hearts Iii' Opening Theme

Utada Hikaru and Skrillex collaborate for 'KINGDOM HEARTS III' opening theme

Utada Hikaru and Skrillex have collaborated for the song "Face My Fears", which will serve as the opening theme for 'KINGDOM HEARTS III.' 

It's already been announced that Utada's song "Chikai" will be used as the theme song for the new game. Utada, who knew that Skrillex was a fan of the 'KINGDOM HEARTS' series,  had originally asked him to make a remix of "Chikai." However, Skrillex expressed his wishes of working on a new song together rather than doing a remix. Poo Bear, who often works with Skrillex on his works, also participated in producing the song. 

Misia And Greeeen Collaborate For The First Time

MISIA and GReeeeN collaborate for the first time

The theme song for TBS drama 'Gibo to Musume no Blues' has been determined to be MISIA and GReeeeN's first collaboration song "Ai no Katachi feat. HIDE (GReeeeN)." This song will be released as a single on August 22. 

'Gibo to Musume no Blues' is based on a manga by Sakurazawa Rin. Starring Ayase Haruka, the live-action adaptation is a story of a career woman who marries a man (Takenouchi Yutaka) who has a daughter. 

Kobukuro Collaborate With Manga Artist Takano Ichigo For New Song

Kobukuro collaborate with manga artist Takano Ichigo for new song

A teaser music video for Kobukuro's new song "Kimi ni Nare" has been uploaded onto YouTube. 

"Kimi ni Nare" is one of the tracks included in Kobukuro's new single "ONE TIMES ONE" out on April 11. For this song, the duo collaborated with manga artist Takano Ichigo, who will be drawing a new manga based on the song. It will begin its serialization in 'Gekkan Action' in its June issue to hit shelves on April 25. 

Momoiro Clover Z Collaborate With Piko Taro

Momoiro Clover Z collaborate with Piko Taro

The music video for Momoiro Clover Z and Piko Taro's song "Vegetable" has been revealed. 

"Vegetable" was written and composed by Piko Taro and arranged by Kosaka Daimaou. It's said to be the sister song to Piko Taro's hit song "PPAP."

Nissan And Mobileye To Collaborate In Advancing Autonomous Mapping

Nissan And Mobileye To Collaborate In Advancing Autonomous Mapping

Nissan has announced a partnership with self-driving technology company Mobileye to accelerate the advancement of autonomous vehicle technologies.

Self-driving Nissans fitted with Mobileye NV chips and sensors will now generate anonymized, crowd-sourced data that will be used to create the next-generation of maps from the company. In doing so, the Japanese carmaker has joined the likes of Volkswagen and BMW.

Lexus To Collaborate With Fashion Designer Jorgen Simonsen

Lexus To Collaborate With Fashion Designer Jorgen SimonsenThe LC, Lexus’ new luxury coupe, will continue its European debut tour (#LCOnTour) in France this Sunday, September 4th, participating in the Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille *.
The LC will be one of the main features in the Concours d’Elegance, the highlight of the event. Adding extra exclusive appeal to its appearance, it will be accompanied by a model wearing a dress created especially for the occasion by leading fashion designer Jørgen Simonsen.

Mazda And Isuzu To Collaborate On A New Pickup Truck

Mazda and Isuzu to collaborate on a new pickup truckAfter decades, Mazda has finally untangled itself from its relationship with Ford. The last vestige of that partnership is the BT-50, a rebadged version of the global Ford Ranger pickup truck. Once the BT-50 ends production, Mazda has announced that it will collaborate with Isuzu to develop its next generation of pickup trucks.