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HKT48 tops the singles chart with their 3rd single Sakura Minna de Tabeta selling over 276,000 copies – its also their 3rd #1 single. Acid Black Cherry lands in the #2 spot with 18th single Kimi ga Inai, Anohi Kara…

Anime tied releases are lead at #4 with 9nine with 12th single With You / With Me – ED2 Magi: The Kingdom of Magic. Yui Horie with her 17th single The♡World’s♡End (OP2 GOLDEN TIME) in #9 spot and Tia with single Heart Realize lands at #17 – her 2nd single is featured as the ending theme for anime Noragami.

BUMP OF CHICKEN tops the album chart with 7th original album RAY selling over 182,000 copies and close in the #2 spot is ATSUSHI from EXILE with solo album Music selling over 173,000 copies.

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Acid Black Cherry (yasu) has just released 18th single Kimi ga Inai, Anohi Kara… (君がいない、あの日から…). The single is the 3rd of their Project Shangri-la and also honors the anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake. Single Kimi ga Inai, Anohi Kara… comes on three editions that hit stores March 11th 2014 – more details follow…

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Topping the singles charts is idol group SKE48 with their 13th single Sansei Kawaii! selling over 449,000 copies. It’s the AKB48 sister group’s 9th #1 single. In the #2 is another idol group E-girls with single Kuru Kuru selling over 69,000 copies and in #3 is Acid Black Cherry with their 17th single Kuroneko ~ Adult Black Cat ~.

Performance unit 9nine makes one of their best chart showings in the #6 spot with single “Re:” that’s featured as the opening theme for Fuji TV drama Legal High season two.

Other single releases of interest out of the top 10 -  #22 Nagi Yanagi with her 6th solo single Aqua Terrarium featured as the ending theme for anime Nagi no Asukara. #24 voice actress Minako Kotobuki also with her 6th solo single pretty fever.

On top of the album charts is PORNOGRAFFITTI with their 15th anniversary compilation album ALL TIME SINGLES selling over 85,000 copies. In the #2 spot is Yumi Matsutoya (Yumi Yumi) with album POP CLASSICO. In the #6 spot is voice actress/singer Tamura Yukari with her 10th album Rasen no Kajitsu.  

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Acid Black Cherry (yasu) is getting ready to release new single Kuroneko ~ Adult Black Cat ~ and revealed a preview length music video. Its their 17th single and the 2nd season of Project Shangri-la, a special project combining a release, live tour events, and high-touch fan meetings now announced for 5 “seasons”. Single Kuroneko ~ Adult Black Cat ~ hits stores November 20th 2013 – release details and preview music video follow…

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Acid Black Cherry (yasu) has updated the release details for 17th single Kuroneko ~ Adult Black Cat ~, jacket covers and bonus details revealed. The single is the 2nd release of their Project Shangri-la, a special project combining a release, live tour events, and high-touch fan meetings now announced for 5 “seasons”. Single Kuroneko ~ Adult Black Cat ~ comes on three editions that hit stores November 20th 2013 – updated details follow…

~ PV revealed ~

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Acid Black Cherry (yasu) announced new single “Kuroneko ~ Adult Black Cat ~” as the 2nd release of their Project Shangri-la. The special project combines a release, live tour events, and high-touch fan meetings currently spanning 4 “seasons”. Single “Kuroneko ~ Adult Black Cat ~” tied to the 2nd season comes on three editions scheduled for release on November 20th 2013. More details on the single and Project Shangri-la follow…

~ updated details revealed ~

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A jam-packed singles chart is topped this week by the Southern All Stars with single “Peace to Highlight” selling over 207,000 copies. In the #2 spot is Jin Akanishi with single “Hey What’s Up” and in the #4 spot is Acid Black Cherry with their first single of 2013 “Greed Greed Greed”.

Several idol groups dropped new singles and more popular groups had new releases on this chart. With good sales but pushed out of the top 10 are Kana Nishino with her 21st single “Namida Iro” in the #14 spot and in the #15 spot is LiSA with her single “träumerei”.

The album charts this week are again topped by rock band MAXIMUM THE HORMONE with their 6th album “Yoshu Fukushu”. Only a couple of new releases on the chart including Korean vocal group T-ARA with 2nd Japanese album “TREASURE BOX”.

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Acid Black Cherry (yasu) is getting ready to release his first single in over a year “Greed Greed Greed”. The single is the first of his Project Shangri-la series of events and new releases. It also gets a tie-in as the theme song for TBS TV drama “Akuryo Byoto”. His 16th single “Greed Greed Greed” comes on three editions that hit stores August 7th 2013 – read on for more details and teaser preview video…

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Topping the singles charts is powerful male vocal group Arashi with double-a side single “Calling X Breathless” selling a strong 756,000 copies. Both songs have tie-ins to productions that star group members (more details). In the #6 spot is unit EGOIST (ryo producing, chelly vocals) with their 4th single “All Alone With You” featured as the second ending theme for anime PSYCHO-PASS.

On the album charts its Korean power duo Tohoshinki (TVXQ) with their new Japanese album “TIME” selling over 243,000 copies (more details). In the #3 spot is Acid Black Cherry (yazu) who continues the winter season trend of cover albums with “Recreation 3”. Landing in the #9 spot is GRANRODEO with their greatest hits album “Greatest Hits ~ GIFT REGISTRY ~”.

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Acid Black Cherry (yasu) has announced his third cover album “Recreation 3”. The album includes 13 tracks sung with heart and passion by yasu and featuring popular songs from 1990’s rock bands SIAM SHADE and WANDS, singer/song writer Kobayashi Akiko (1985), and more. Album “Recreation 3” comes on two editions and is scheduled to hit stores March 6th 2013. Read on for more release details and preview music video for cover track “1/3 no junjou na kanjou”…

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Topping the singles charts this week is Sashihara Rino with her 2nd solo release “Ikujinashi Masquerade” selling over 68,000 copies. Sashihara Rino is now a member of AKB48 sister group HTK48 after she was moved from AKB48 in June due to a mild scandal involving photos released by a former boyfriend. Her popularity is still strong with fans who gave her a #1 single and she is one of the 16 Senbatsu members performing on AKB48’s upcoming 28th single “UZA”.

Landing in the second spot is KARA and their new Japanese single “Electric Boy” selling a good 57,000 copies. And just out of the top 10 in the 11th spot is Haruka Tomatsu and her single “Q&A Recital!” featured as the opening theme for anime My Little Monster (Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun).

The album charts are dominated by KANJANI8 and their best hits album “8EST” selling a strong 298,000 copies. The album which continues their releases commemorating their 8th anniversary, comes on two CDs and includes their 19 singles through “ER” plus additional tracks including new song “Crouton”.

In the 3rd spot is popular voice actress and singer Tamura Yukari with her second compilation album “Everlasting Gift” selling over 27,000 copies. And the 5th spot is occupied by band Acid Black Cherry with their live concert album “Acid Black Cherry TOUR 2012” – they also simultaneously released a DVD with the same performances (#2 over on the DVD/Blu-ray charts).

The complete top 10 single and album charts follow…

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