Up-Front…WTF?! (Country Girls Changes)

Well, Up-Front released a bomb of an announcement on Friday. Normally, I try to be positive about changes in Hello Project but I do not think I can forgive this one. Read the rest of this entry

ºC-ute: Hagiwara Mai

ºC-ute is set to disband today. All five girls will graduate from Hello! Project and go their separate ways. Today, we look back on ºC-ute’s past.

Last time, Okai Chisato was in the spotlight. Finally, we will be featuring the youngest member, Hagiwara Mai. Read the rest of this entry

ºC-ute: Okai Chisato

ºC-ute is set to disband today. All five girls will graduate from Hello! Project and go their separate ways. Now, we look back on ºC-ute’s past.

Last time, Suzuki Airi was in the spotlight. This time, we will be featuring Okai Chisato.

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Man Crush Mondays: R-Chord

 

Name: Xie Hexian

Birth Date: April 15, 1987

Age: 30

Origin: Taiwan

Entertainment Company: Asia Muse

Notable Songs: “Love Doesn’t Need to Pretend”, “Thanks for Your Love”, “Braveheart”

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Man Crush Mondays: Daesung

Name: Kang Daesung

Birth Date: April 26, 1989

Age: 28

Origin: Incheon, South Korea

Group: BIGBANG

Position: Lead Vocalist

Entertainment Company: YG Entertainment

Notable Solo Song(s): “Wings”, “D-Day”, “A Big Hit”

 

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2017 Hello Pro Kenshuusei Test Results and Announcements!

This is late news but Hello Pro Kenshuusei held their annual testing event, “Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2017 ~Haru no Koukai Jitsuryoku Shindan Test~”, earlier this month. Each Kenshuusei from the main and Hokkaido units performed a song of their choice and were evaluated by the audience and judges. Clips of these performances can be found in the upcoming episode below. Read the rest of this entry

Fujii Rio to graduate from Kobushi Factory

This seems to the year for graduations in Hello Project. Read the rest of this entry

Man Crush Mondays: Nishijima Takahiro (Nissy)

Name: Nishijima Takahiro

Birth Date: September 30, 1986

Age: 30

Origin: Hokkaido, Japan

Group: AAA

Position: Main Vocalist

Entertainment Company: Avex Company

Notable Songs: “Hocus Pocus”, “Playing With Fire”, and “Hana Cherie”

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Hello! Project Member Ranking (April/May, 2017)

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[TOP 100] My Favourite Korean Songs (May 2017)

My first “Top 100 Korean Songs” list was released TWO YEARS ago. Time really flies. There are hundreds, maybe, thousands of Korean songs released every year. I quickly get bored of songs after listening to them for a while. In some cases, my love for certain songs is renewed when I listen to songs I have not heard for a while. This means that my favourites change from time to time. My TOP 100 list is very dynamic and is never completely the same as the previous year’s list!

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