KANA-BOON will release a mini album titled "Nerine" on December 19.
To commemorate five years since their major debut, the band has been on a roll this year with releasing new works and holding live events. "Nerine" will be released as the "fourth season" of their anniversary year, and it will include five songs that has a winter image. The Limited Edition will come with a DVD containing footage from their outdoors one-man live that they held in September as the "third season" of their anniversary year.
Hilcrhyme will release a self-titled album on January 30.
The album will feature 11 songs including "Namida no Tane, Shiawase no Hana," which is the theme song for drama 'Sakura no Oyakodon,' as well as the most recent song "Atarimae." The Limited Edition will come with one bonus track, and a DVD containing the PV for "Atarimae" and footage from Hilcrhyme's comeback live 'Hilcrhyme LIVE 2018: One Man.'
The last of EXILE's project 'EXILE FRIDAY' has been revealed. 'EXILE FRIDAY' is a project in which the group releases a new song every first Friday for six consecutive months.
The sixth and final song will be titled "STEP UP," which is a dance song featuring new jack swing that is produced by The Stereotypes. EXILE SHOKICHI and JAY'ED also took part in creating the track.
The title of Akanishi Jin's rearranged album has been determined to be 'A la carte.' It will drop in stores on August 1.
"A la carte" will include rearrangement of Akanishi's songs. The concept of this album comes from his "Blessed" tour. By rearranging and reediting his songs, he found that the melody and lyrics had a charm different from the original version.
Ohara Sakurako will release her third album "Enjoy" on June 27.
"Enjoy" will be the singer's first album since "V" was released about two years ago. It will include a total of 14 songs such as "Hirari," which is the theme song to the movie 'Cheer☆Dance: Joshikousei ga Cheer Dance de Zenpei Seiha shichatta Honto no Hanashi,' "My Favorite Jewel," a song provided by Hata Motohiro, "Sayonara," provided by Mizuno Yoshiki (Ikimonogakari), and her latest single "Nakitaikurai." It will be available in three different types: Limited Edition A (CD+DVD), Limited Edition B (CD+Booklet), and Regular Edition (CD-Only).
aiko's 13th album "Shimetta Natsu no Hajimari' will be released on June 6.
The upcoming album will be her first since "May Dream" was released about two years ago. It will include her singles "Straw" and "Yokoku" as well as "Koi wo Shita no wa," which was the theme song to the movie 'Koe no Karachi.' More details will be revealed later.
The title of RADWIMPS' new single, to be released on June 6, has been revealed to be "Catharsis."
The single will be available in two different types -- a Complete Production Edition with an original bandanna and a Regular Edition with CD only. The original bandanna is a vivid blue with RADWIMPS' logo printed on it. Besides the title track, the single will come with another song called "HINOMARU."
The details on [ALEXANDROS] new single have been revealed.
Slated for release on May 23, the band's new single will be titled "KABUTO." In addition to the title track, it will contain "Hanauta," which is the CM song for Tokyo Metro's "Find my Tokyo." and "Follow Me," a number with a positive message from the band. The Limited Edition will enclose a photo book which was shot in New York.
The title of Keyakizaka46's sixth single has been determined to be "Garasu wo Ware!" In addition, the track list has been revealed.
"Garasu wo Ware!" will be released in five different versions: Limited Editions A~D and a Regular Edition. As the coping track, all versions will include "Mou Mori e Kaerou ka?" Besides this, each version will come with a different coupling song.
DIR EN GREY will release their 29th single "Ningen wo Kaburu" on April 25.
While the band released a best-of album last month, the last time they released a single was back in July of 2016. The new single will be prepared in four different versions: Regular Edition (CD-Only), Limited Edition (CD+DVD), and Complete Production Edition (CD+DVD or Blu-ray).
androp will release their new album titled "cocoon" on March 7.
It's been over two years since the band released their last album "androp." Their upcoming album will feature 12 songs including their latest single "Joker" as well as singles released last year, such as "Prism" and "SOS! feat. Creepy Nuts."