• 2PM's '2PM of 2PM' album debuts at #1 on 'Oricon' + members talk about how important they are to each other

    April 16, 2015 @ 3:29 am

    Popular group 2PM proved their popularity in Japan once again as their album debuted at #1 today!On April 15, their 4th full-length album '2PM of 2PM' was released and sold 25,397 copies on its first day, making the album debut at the top of the 'Oricon' chart. The album includes 13 songs in total, including "Good-bye Again" and "Through the Fire".The boys also had a personal interview with 'Oricon' and talked about each other. When Junho was ask

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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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  • U-KISS, After School, and Code-V rank in the top 10 in the Oricon Daily Charts

    March 18, 2015 @ 6:06 pm

    U-KISS, After School, and Code-V are next to carry the Hallyu baton into the top ten ranks of the Oricon Daily Chart! On March 17, U-KISS ranked with their new album 'Action' at number two, After School came in at ninth with their new album, 'BEST,' and Code-V finished off the top ten with their new album "Starlight." Looks like the Hallyu Wave is still going strong as K-Pop artists continue to receive love in Japan. Which of the three albums th

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  • TVXQ comment on their future and how they've changed in 'Oricon Style' interview

    March 6, 2015 @ 3:17 pm

    It has been ten years since TVXQ debuted in Japan. In a recent interview with one of Japan's biggest music websites, 'Oricon Style,' the two TVXQ members reflected on their journey up to this point.  During the interview, the TVXQ members expressed their gratitude towards their fans as Changmin stated, "When we reflect on the past ten years, we think that a lot of time has passed. We are really thankful to the fans for giving us a lot of love li

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  • A Pink describes their relationship as 'beyond family'

    February 23, 2015 @ 7:45 am

    During a recent interview with 'Oricon Style,' lovely girls of A Pink revealed that the relationship that they have with each other is beyond family, while talking about their plans for the future as well as their promotions in Japan. When asked about their past work since debut, A Pink said, "There were a lot of things that happened. We would think that something is hard once in a while, but in hindsight it would be a good stepping stone fo

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  • 2PM's 'Guilty Love' tops the Oricon Weekly Single Chart

    February 3, 2015 @ 2:16 am

    2PM's 9th Japanese single "Guilty Love" topped Japan's Oricon Weekly Single Chart! According to Oricon Style on the 3rd, "Guilty Love" sold a total of 98,000 copies in its first week, charting at #1 on the Oricon Weekly Single Chart. This is their 2nd time achieving such a feat since "Winter Games" in October 2013.Their agency JYP Entertainment rep stated, "2PM's 1st Japanese release of 2015 has ranked #1 on the Oricon, in addition to Tower Reco

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  • 2PM tops Oricon's Daily Single Chart with 'Guilty Love'

    January 28, 2015 @ 2:18 pm

    2PM is number 1 on Oricon's Daily Single Chart with their latest single, "Guilty Love," proving their massive popularity in Japan.With an estimated sales number of 57,026 copies, "Guilty Love" made it to the top of the charts in just a day since its release. Meanwhile, 2PM was also previously celebrated as they topped Japan Tower Records' pre-order chart with the single.Congratulations 2PM!Tip: Siddie

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  • JYJ, B1A4, and Block B chart in the Top 5 on the Oricon Weekly Single Chart

    January 28, 2015 @ 1:08 am

    JYJ, B1A4, and Block B have charted in the Top 5 on Japan's Oricon Weekly Single Chart! According to the Oricon on the 28th, JYJ's "Wake Me Tonight" came in at #2 with 135,556 copies sold since its release on the 21st, B1A4's "White Miracle" ("Shiroi Kiseki") ranked #3 with 68,877 copies sold, and Block B's "Very Good" ranked #5 with 33,579 copies sold. It seems the hallyu fever is still going strong with three Kpop boy groups ranking in the top

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  • Donghae & Eunhyuk's live DVD ranks #1 on the Oricon Daily Music DVD Chart

    January 22, 2015 @ 2:05 am

    Super Junior's Donghae & Eunhyuk's live DVD ranked #1 on the Oricon Daily Music DVD Chart! 'SUPER JUNIOR D&E THE 1st JAPAN TOUR 2014' was released on the 21st, and topped the Oricon Daily Music DVD Chart on the day of its release, once again showing the power of the ELF fandom.Donghae & Eunhyuk will also be meeting with their fans through their 2nd Japanese tour 'SUPER JUNIOR D&E THE 2nd JAPAN TOUR 2015' from April 3-22 for a total of 9 concerts

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  • JYJ's 'Wake Me Tonight' ranks high on Japan's Oricon, Tower Records, and HMV's daily charts + short PV

    January 21, 2015 @ 9:36 pm

    JYJ's Japanese single "Wake Me Tonight" soared high on Oricon, Tower Records, and HMV's daily chart soon after its release! "Wake Me Tonight" was released on the 21st, and charted at #2 on the Oricon Daily Single Chart as well as #1 on Tower Records and HMV's daily chart. A local rep commented, "Despite no major promotions, JYJ ranked high on the Tower Records and Oricon charts and more, surprising us with how their popularity is still going str

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