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Arashi becomes first artist to sell 5 million DVDs

Last week, Arashi released their latest DVD, ARASHI 10-11 TOUR “Scene” ~Kimi to Boku no Miteiru Fuukei~ DOME+. According to Oricon, the DVD sold 539,000 copies, putting it at the top of the sales charts for the wee...
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Maeda Atsuko reclaims #1 in AKB48’s 3rd Senbatsu Election

AKB48 held its 3rd Senbatsu election on Thursday, determining the participating members for AKB48’s 22nd single. This year, the #1 spot was recaptured by Maeda Atsuko, after being narrowly defeated by Oshima Yuko last ye...
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AKB48 expands with Team 4

Today, AKB48 announced the creation of its 4th team. 10 of the group’s research students have been promoted to the newly launched “Team 4,” with 6 more available spots to be filled in the future. So far, AKB48...
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Final “Arakawa Under the Bridge” cast announcement adds Oguri Shun, Yamada Takayuki

The live-action adaptations of “Arakawa Under the Bridge” have had their cast gradually revealed over the last few weeks, and the final announcement was delivered today. Oguri Shun (28) and Yamada Takayuki (27) have...
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NMB48 adds 23 research students in 2nd generation audition

On Sunday, idol group NMB48 revealed its newest recruits. 23 new research students have been added as part of the group’s 2nd generation audition. Their ages range from 11 to 18, with an average age of 14. NMB48 formed la...
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