Arashi, new single surpassing initial 500,000 sales for the 1st time in 9 years 4 months

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Popular group Arashi’s latest single “Believe/Kumori Nochi, Kaisei” has achieved sales of 502000 within a week since its release, clinching the 1st place in the weekly ranking for singles for the week of 3/16. For Arashi, it has been 9 years 4 months since their single “A.Ra.Shi”, and 3 years since Kat-Tun’s “Real Face” single in 06/4/3, that a single managed to achieve more than 500,000 sales in a week, overtaking Akimoto Junko’s “ai no ma ma de” as the no.1 single of the year till date.
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TVXQ’s 3rd Asia Tour MIROTIC Concert Has 4 Billion Won Effects

The 3rd live tour concert of Asia top group Dong Bang Shin Ki is expected to earn at least 4 billion won from foreign country fans.

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The Koda Sisters Together At Last

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The J-pop sisters Koda Kumi (26, photo right) and Misono (24, photo left) are teaming up for the first time.

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Oricon Top 10 Album Daily Charts – Thelma Aoyama takes the #1 spot (2.18.09)

Thelma Aoyama takes the #1 spot while Kumi Koda continues to stay strong in the top 3.

1. Thelma Aoyama – LOVE! ~THELMA LOVESONG COLLECTION~
2. Lil’B – Ima, Kimi e…
3. Kumi Koda – TRICK
4. AAA – depArture
5. STRAIGHTENER – Nexus
6. Mama Mia! The Movie Soundtrack
7. Buono! – Buono! 2
8. Grammy Nominees 2009
9. EXILE – EXILE BALLAD BEST
10. Miho Fukuhara – RAINBOW

Oricon Top 10 CD Single Daily Charts – aiko takes the #1 spot (2.18.09)

aiko takes the #1 spot on the single charts. Acid Black Cherry continues to do well, debuting at #2 and Morning Musume still unable to grasp the #1 position on the daily charts but still at a strong #3.

1. aiko – milk/Nageki no Kiss
2. Acid Black Cherry – Nemuri Hime
3. Morning Musume – Naichau Kamo
4. BREAKERZ – GRAND FINALE
5. FUNKY MONKEY BABYS – Sakura
6. KAT-TUN – ONE DROP
7. Kyoka Hibari, Ryohei Sasagawa – Katekyo Hitman Reborn! Single Series Dai 2-dan: Koko no Pride / Kyokugen Fighter
8. BoA – Eien / UNIVERSE feat. Crystal Kay & VERBAL (m-flo) / BELIEVE IN LOVE feat. BoA
9. CHERRYBLOSSOM – Sakura Rock
10. Quruly – Mikazuki

Ayu takes digital music to the “Next Level”

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Ayumi Hamasaki’s tenth original album, “NEXT LEVEL,” marks a new stage in the era of digital music. With the industry gradually shifting away from CDs, Hamasaki has decided to make the album available to fans on a USB flash drive.

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TVXQ Wins 2 Awards Despite Absence At Seoul Gayo Daesang

TVXQ didn’t attend Seoul Music Award which was held on the 12th, at 18 pm

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