Tag Archives: Japanese

Meeting The “Queen of Live” Koda Kumi

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In town for her first solo concert, Japanese singer Koda Kumi took time off her busy schedule to talk with members of the media during the press conference. Kenneth Wong reports from the press conference where the Queen of Live (as she is known thanks to her powerful vocals) shared about her time in Singapore 4 years ago, her costumes …

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Introducing Valerie

In 2010, at the largest annual Japanese pop culture themed event in South East Asia held in Singapore, “Anime Festival Asia (AFA)”, Valerie was scouted as a result of her overwhelming presence at the maid cafe held within the event. In 2011, She debuted as part of Sea*A, an anisong idol group with a a great passion for Japanese pop …

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Rinko Kikuchi

It would seem like we have a Japanese theme this month as we pick Rinko Kikuchi as our babe of the month. If you’ve seen Pacific Rim then you’ll have seen her in action and you’d agree that she’s one heck of a woman. Rinko Kikuchi is the first Japanese actress to be nominated for an Academy Award in 50 …

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capsule – WORLD OF FANTASY PV released

Japanese electronica duo capsule has released the highly anticipated PV for their new track, WORLD OF FANTASY from their upcoming album of the same name. The 7 minute long video is definitely one not to disappoint as vocalist Toshiko Koshijima is seen driving a sexy Lamborghini down a futuristic highway while wearing an equally sexy dress as seen in the …

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New May’n Single “Scarlet Ballet” Set For May

    Japanese Singer and voice actress May'n has announced that a new single release is planned for May this year. The title of the new single is Scarlet Ballet and will be produced by songwriter Asakura Daisuke.   The new single has already been confirmed as the opening theme song for the upcoming TBS anime, Hidan no Aria (Aria …

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Nana Mizuki releases PV for “Scarlet Knight”

The PV for Japanese singer and voice actress (seiyu) Nana Mizuki's latest single "Scarlet Knight" has been released. Nana Mizuki wrote the lyrics to the song herself with arrangement done by Hitoshi Fujima (Elements Garden). The single will be used as the opening theme for the anime series Dog Days. Scarlet Knight will also be used as the ending theme …

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J-Obession 2011 @ The Cathay

Held over the 18th & 19th March weekend, J-Obession returns again this year at The Cathay with a full line up of popular Japanese culture showcase. From local bands playing favorite Japanese songs from famous bands and popular anime to an even bigger cosplay competition turn out compared to last year, POPCulture Online was down to check out all these …

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