Mitsui Aika Leaves the Entertainment Industry

There has been a lot of news floating around Hello Project this week. Today, Hello Project soloist and former Morning Musume member, Mitsui Aika announced that she will be leaving the entertainment business. She will now put her energy towards her new passion for cooking. Check out JP Room’s announcement here as well.


Yanagawa Nanami Graduation Announcement

Country Girls and Juice=Juice member, Yanagawa Nanami announced that she would be graduating from Hello Project in March 2019. She will be leaving to focus on her studies. The official announcement and her statement can be found on Hello Project’s website. A translation of her statement can be found here.


La Vie En Rose Music Video Review

IZ*ONE made their official debut on October 29, 2018, with the EP entitled “Color Iz.” The music video for the title track “La Vie En Rose,” was released on the same day. After watching Produce 48, I was very excited about IZ*ONE’s debut. With each teaser they released, my excitement grew. I could not tell… Continue Reading