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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

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

Dream Debut: Hello Pro Kenshuusei (May 2017)

Some big announcements were made at this year’s Hello Pro Kenshuusei test. Three Kenshuusei will be debuting in Hello Project soon. These Kenshuusei are Ichioka Reina, Danbara Ruru, and Kawamura Ayano. It has not been revealed whether they will be joining an existing unit or will be part of a new unit.  Read the rest of this entry

Hello Pro Kenshuusei Ranking (April, 2017)

This is my updated ranking of current Hello Pro Kenshuusei. I created this list last month so it includes the members that were recently announced for debut (Reina, Ruru and Ayano) and the members that will be transferred to the Engeki Joshibu (Takase Kurumi and Momohime) Kenshuusei unit.

Check out the list below and the accompanying video!

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What about Country Girls?

Playing Manager, Tsugunaga Momoko, will be graduating on June 30, 2017. Country Girls also lost one of its members, Inaba Manaka. This group has been shaken up but they are still resilient as ever.

With Momoko’s graduation, the leadership role will be vacant. They question left is who will be the next member to fulfil this role? Will this role be a typical leadership role or would the “playing manager” role be continued? Read the rest of this entry

[Results] 2016 Hello! Project Awards

Thank you for your patience! The results of the Hello! Project Awards have been finally released! Did your favourites win? Head on over to the awards page to see if your favourite Hello! Project idols won their respective categories. There is a video at the top of the awards page showing you all the winners of each category. You can also click on the category links, which will lead you to the post where the winner will be featured.

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My 2017 Hello! Project Wish List


At the beginning of last year, I made a wish list. This wish list consisted of things I hoped to happen in the Hello Project throughout that year. Some of the wishes that have actually been fulfilled include: Read the rest of this entry

2016 Hello! Project Awards: The Voting Period Ends TODAY!


Hi, Everyone!

This is just a reminder that the polls for the Hello! Project Awards Closes TODAY!

I will be closing the polls and the Google Form at 11:59 PM EST sharp. You will not be able to vote after the polls and form have been closed and your votes will not be included in the final result. If you have not participated as yet, please do so now before the voting period ends. If you wish to vote again, please feel free to do so before the polls and form closes!

Links to the polls can be accessed through our Awards page HERE.

Alternatively, you can vote in our Google Form as well. The form can be accessed HERE.

Thank you for all those who have participated in the 2016 Hello! Project Awards!

Woman Crush Wednesday: Kaga Kaede

Every Wednesday, an influential (and beautiful) K-POP, C-POP or J-POP female idol will be featured!  Read the rest of this entry

Morning Musume 13th Generation Announced

After teasing us for so long, leader Fukumura Mizuki announced the winners of the 13th Generation audition during their concert at Nippon Budokan last Monday. Read the rest of this entry