Tag Archives: Jpop

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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CROSS GENE Releases Shooting Star

Making their Japanese debut with their newest single Shooting Star is multinational boy band based in South Korea, CROSS GENE. Consisting of South Korean Sangmin, Yongseok, Shin and Seyoung, Chinese Casper and Japanese Takuya, the group under the Amuse Korea brand first performed the single during a promotional event in Japan for the Drama “Big”. CROSS GENE also released the …

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May’n – Scarlet Ballet PV Preview

Record label flying DOG has released a preview of the music video for Scarlet Ballet, the new upcoming single for JPOP artist May'n. The video has May'n wearing the same outfit as seen in the single cover and a mix of different backgrounds including a graph, fast moving along the road and even in a sniper's scope view. Scarlet Ballet is produced by …

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SCANDAL Haruka PV Released

  All girl japanese band SCANDAL has released the PV to their latest single, Haruka. This is their 13th single after Pride and was used as the theme song for the anime film, Tofu Kozo. The song is described by SCANDAL as a song with positive message to a breakup or seperation from someone important. The lyrics assures the troubled heart …

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AKB48 releases Dareka no Tame ni -What can I do for someone?- PV

  Japanese female idol group AKB48 has released the PV for their song, Dareka no Tame ni -What can I do for someone?- The song was released at the end of March by the idol group in order to help out with relief efforts after the massive earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan earlier in march. Even though AKB48 has …

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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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Amuro Namie feat. After School – Make It Happen PV

The full PV for Make It Happen by Amuro Namie feat. After School has been released onto the internet. The track can be found in Amuro Namie's upcoming album, Checkmate! and will be After School's debut into the Japanese market. Checkmate! is due to hit stores on 23rd of next month.

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