The Possible – Nanja Korya?!

The Possible - Nanja Korya!?The Possible’s 5th single Nanja Korya?! (なんじゃ こりゃ?!) will be released on August 28.

The single comes with a trading card randomly selected from 36 kinds and a cover artwork of the members.

The limited editions include an additional track performed solo a cappella by each member.


AKB48 – 1830m

AKB48 - 1830mAKB48’s 2nd studio album 1830m will be released on August 15.

The album includes 2 CD. CD1 contains tracks from last singles and songs previously only performed on stages.  CD2 contains 16 new songs and Sakura no Hanabiratachi solo version by Maeda Atsuko.

It comes with a DVD featuring choregraphy videos, a 48-page photobook and a random photo of a member.

The title 1830m refers to the distance between AKB48 Theater and Tokyo Dome where they will hold concerts from August 24 to August 26.


Tokunaga Chinami on Twitter

Tokunaga ChinamiTokunaga Chinami (Berryz Kobo) has opened an official Twitter account.

She is the first member of the idol group to have an account on the social network.


Idoling!!! – One Up!!! / Ichigo Gyuunyuu

Idoling!!! - One Up!!! / Ichigo GyūnyūIdoling!!!’s 18th single One Up!!! / Ichigo Gyuunyuu (One Up!!! / 苺牛乳) will be released on August 8.

This is a double A-side single.

The limited editions include a bonus DVD or Blu-ray featuring music videos.


S/mileage – Suki Yo, Junjou Hankouki

S/mileage - Suki Yo, Junjou HankoukiS/mileage’s 11th single Suki Yo, Junjou Hankouki (好きよ、純情反抗期。) will be released on August 22.

The limited editions include a bonus DVD featuring different versions of the music video.


NMB48 – Virginity

NMB48 - Virginity

NMB48’s 5th single Virginity (ヴァージニティー) will be released on August 8.

Some B-side tracks are performed by Shirogumi, Akagumi, or Namba Teppoudai Sono Ichi depending on the edition.

The singles include a bonus DVD featuring music videos and other video footage.


Berryz Kobo – Cha Cha Sing

Berryz Kōbō - Cha cha SingBerryz Kobo’s 29th single Cha Cha Sing will be released on July 25.

The first and the second tracks, Cha Cha Sing and Loving You Too Much, are covers originally performed by Thai singer Thongchai “Bird” McIntyre.

The third track Momochi! Yurushite Nyan! Taisou is a solo song by Momoko Tsugunaga. It is based on her catch phrase “Yurushite Nyan!” (“Forgive Me Meow!”).


Aso Natsuko – Fighting Growing Diary

Asō Natsuko - Fighting Growing DiaryAso Natsuko’s 10th single Fighting Growing Diary will be released on July 25.

Fighting Growing Diary is the ending theme for the anime series Cardfight!! Vangard Asia Circuit Hen.

The CD contains 3 songs. It comes with a bonus DVD featuring the music video.