With 2011 coming to a close, Billboard has revealed its 2011 Year-end Charts. On the Japan Hot 100 chart, seven spots have been taken up by four different K-pop groups: KARA, Girls’ Generation, T-ara and TVXQ. Japanese idol group, AKB48, topped this chart with “Everyday Katchusha” and “Flying Get” in first and second place respectively. Girls’ Generation charted at 11th place with their song “Mr. Taxi”. “Gee” also found a spot in this chart at number 23. Continue reading
First and foremost, Shoujo Jidai’s official Japanese website and their Universal Music Japan site have recently been updated and teasing that ‘BIG NEWS’ will be released in 3 days.
Or at least that’s what MTV Japan is calling it. The girls have been featured in a show for MTV, and it was just recently aired! The clips aren’t subbed, but it looks like an interview with the girls, some fans on the street, and sorta provides an introduction to who the girls are for the Japanese crowd. Clips below~
But there’s more to just the MTV special to be a ‘New Generation’ right? Soshi has also been nominated for a music award in Japan! Continue reading