• 10,500 enthusiastic fans fill the seats of Jaejoong's hologram concert in Japan

    February 10, 2016 @ 9:39 pm

    On February 9th and 10th, Jaejoong's hologram concert, '2016 Kim Jaejoong 2nd Album Hologram real live Concert in Japan', has successfully took place with 10,500 enthusiastic fans. The show went on for 90 minutes as Jaejoong showed variety of performances with the use of hologram which upgraded the show as he used it to change outfits. Jaejoong performed new songs of his upcoming release 'NO.X'. Thousands of fans showed great f

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  • Japan and Korea finally reach an agreement over the dispute of wartime 'sex slaves'

    December 28, 2015 @ 7:12 pm

    South Korea and Japan finally reached a new landmark over the dispute of Japan's abuse of sex slaves or "comfort women" during World War II.Korean women were forced to work in Japanese military brothels and an estimated 46 of these women are still alive today.In the agreement, Japan made a public apology for the first time in 70 years since the Second World War, and has promised a payment of $8.3 million in hopes to alleviate the tension between

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  • Big Bang kick off their 'MADE' tour in Japan and set an unprecedented three year record

    November 13, 2015 @ 2:14 pm

    On November 12, Big Bang successfully kicked off their 'Big Bang World Tour 2015~2016 Made In Japan' at Tokyo Dome! This concert makes the group the first international artist to perform at Tokyo Dome for three consecutive years--not a surprise considering how popular Big Bang is with overseas fans. The boys performed the songs from their 'MADE' series, including the bombastic "Bang Bang Bang," the more mellow "Loser" and "If You," and of co

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  • iKON successfully conclude their first Japanese fan meet tour!

    October 28, 2015 @ 3:49 pm

    YG's rookie group, iKON, held their first Japanese fan meet tour, 'iKON Fan Meeting 2015 In Japan iKONTACT,' which kicked off this past October 10 in Tokyo. Seventeen days later the tour concluded successfully on October 27 at Zepp music hall. The tour, which encompassed a total of 12 fan meet sessions in Fukuoka, Osaka, and more, mobilized more than 26,600 fans. The tour served as solid proof of the group's popularity in Japan, which shot throug

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  • iKON to hold fan meeting tour in Japan following their September debut!

    August 6, 2015 @ 10:59 pm

    The boys of iKON are already setting their sights high, targeting not just Korea but Japan as well from the get go! After making their debut in Korea, the boys will head on over to Japan to hold an official fan meeting tour in the country.Japan's Oricon reported, "Korea's talented new boy group iKON will hold their solo fan meeting 'iKON FAN MEETING 2015 IN JAPAN'."Their fan meeting tour will take place in Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, and Fukuoka from O

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  • SHINee's Minho to skip out on SMTOWN concert in Osaka due to ankle injury

    July 24, 2015 @ 10:31 am

    SHINee's Minho will be skipping out on the upcoming SMTOWN concert in Osaka due to an ankle injury. SM Entertainment announced that Minho was playing basketball when he injured his ankle, and unfortunately for fans, they won't be able to see him at the 'SMTOWN Live World Tour IV in Japan Special Edition'. SHINee's intended comeback with their fourth repackaged album has also been delayed to give Minho time to recover.'SMTOWN Live World

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  • JYJ's Yoochun releases a bonus handsome concert poster

    July 21, 2015 @ 6:49 am

    Two thirds of JYJ Yoochun's solo Japanese tour is already done, but there's still two more concerts left! And he's released a surprise bonus poster for fans!C-JeS Entertainment stated, "On July 22 and 23, Park Yoochun will have his last performances of his fan meeting tour '2015 Park Yuchun Fanmeeting Japan Tour ALL ABOUT YU' at the Yokohama Arena in Japan. Hence, we had a surprise release of his second poster featuring Yoochun, which features hi

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  • JYJ's Yoochun to hold Japanese fanmeetings in June and July before enlistment

    June 4, 2015 @ 4:14 am

    Eight thousand Korean fans got to celebrate JYJ Yoochun's birthday together, so it's only fair that Japanese fans get the chance to see him before he goes off to the army this year too!On June 4, C-JeS Entertainment announced that Yoochun's fanmeeting '2015 Park Yuchun Fanmeeting Tour in Japan' will be held in Osaka on June 30 and 31 and Nagoya on July 11 and 12.C-JeS's side said, "Besides holding drama promotions in Japan, this is Yoochun's firs

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  • Japanese man suspected of attempting to set Korean Cultural Center in Tokyo on fire

    April 16, 2015 @ 2:41 pm

    It has been reported that a 39-year-old Japanese man Toshikazu Kondo is suspected of setting fire to the Korean Cultural Center located in Tokyo, Japan. The incident itself occurred on March 25 around 11:50 PM JST, when a man was caught on CCTV pouring gasoline onto the emergency exit of the Korean Cultural Center building and setting it on fire with a lighter. The fire caused around 15 million won (approx. $14,000 USD) worth of pr

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  • Big Bang's Japan Dome Tour concert DVD ranks #1 on Oricon chart!

    April 1, 2015 @ 4:20 am

    Big Bang may be focusing on their Korean comeback and promotions this spring, but their popularity in Japan hasn't been slowing down!On April 1, Oricon Style announced, "On March 25, Big Bang's live DVD 'Big Bang Japan Dome Tour 2014-2015 X' was released and so far sold 52,000 copies and reached number 1 on Oricon's weekly DVD chart."The group's Blu-Ray disc sold 21,000 copies within the first week, and adding up their DVD sales and music vi

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