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Nogizaka46 (乃木坂46) tops the singles chart with single Taiyō Knock (太陽ノック) selling a strong 609,000 copies. Their 12th single features Ikoma Rina as the center position.

Nana Mizuki climbs to #3 with her 33rd single Exterminate featured as opening theme for anime Symphogear GX ((戦姫絶唱シンフォギアGX). Band SCANDAL lands at #5 with 21st single Stamp!.

DREAMS COME TRUE tops the album charts for the 3rd week in a row with greatest hits album DREAMS COME TRUE THE BEST! with over 560,000 copies sold. Nanjo Yoshino lands at #5 with her first solo album Tokyo 1/3650.

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Nogizaka46 tops the singles chart with 11th single Inochi wa Utsukushii (命は美しい) selling over 500,000 copies. The single features member Nanase Nishino as center and is their best selling opening week single continuing the idol group’s growing popularity. Climbing into #2 is debut single Gangan☆Dance / Kimi no Tameni... from new Nagoya based idol group OS☆U.

Koda Kumi tops the album chart with her 12th original album WALK OF MY LIFE selling over 39,000 copies. Korean voical group U-KISS lands at #4 with 4th Japanese album Action. Voice actor Haruka Tomatsu climbs to #7 with 3rd album Harukarisk*Land.

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Koda Kumi (倖田來未) is getting ready to release 12th original album WALK OF MY LIFE and unveiled preview music video for the title song. Her new album includes 3 previously released songs plus 13 new for 16 total tracks. Album WALK OF MY LIFE comes on four editions hitting stores March 18th 2015. Release details and PVs follow.

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Koda Kumi (倖田來未) revealed the details for new album WALK OF MY LIFE that includes 3 previously released songs plus 13 new for 16 total tracks. Her 12th original album continues her 15th anniversary celebrations and featured in the upcoming Koda Kumi 15th Anniversary Live Tour 2015 ~ WALK OF MY LIFE ~. Album WALK OF MY LIFE comes on four edtions releasing March 18th 2015. Read on for all the details.

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KANJANI8 (関ジャニ∞) as fictional unit Eight Ranger tops the singles charts with single ER2 selling over 208,000 copies. The song has tie-up as theme for their movie Eight Ranger 2 staring the group members and Maeda Atsuko (ex-AKB48). Jin Akanishi lands in #2 with single Good Time and last week’s #1 SKE48 with 15th single Bukiyou Taiyou (不器用太陽) slips down to #3.

Ending theme FUTURE FISH for anime Free! – Eternal Summer performed by the 5 lead voice actors as unit STYLE FIVE hits #5.

Topping the album charts is the first album go WEST – Yoi Don! from Johnny’s WEST. Original soundtrack album FROZEN (Anna and the Snow Queen) continues its run on the charts with 22 straight weeks in the top 10.

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Koda Kumi is getting ready to release single HOTEL and unveiled a preview music video plus full track list. Her 57th single comes on two main editions plus a fan club edition and Music Card versions. Summer single HOTEL hits stores August 6th 2014 – all the details and PVsw follow.

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Koda Kumi revealed details for new single HOTEL – a fun summer pop tune with coupling tracks of hip hop R&B song and a ballad tune. Her 57th single comes on two main editions and a fan club edition plus Music Card versions. Single HOTEL is scheduled for release on August 6th 2014 – more details and audio preview follow…

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AKB48 tops the singles chart with their 35th single Mae Shika Mukanee that continues their streak of 17 #1 singles selling over 1,000,000 copies. Its also the final single for center Oshima Yuko who graduates with her final concerts at the end of March.

Voice actress group SPHERE lands in the #5 spot with their 5th anniversary single Eternal Tours.

The album chart is topped by Koda Kumi with her 11th album Bon Voyage. Voice actress Kana Hanazawa hits #8 with her 2nd album “25”.

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Koda Kumi recently revealed the jacket covers and more tracks for album Bon Voyage plus unveiled a preview music video for new song SHOW ME YOUR HOLLA. Another new song Winner Girls gets tie-up as the CM theme song for Netz Toyota Hokkaido area. Her 11th original album includes songs from 5 singles plus new songs for 16 total tracks (planned). Album Bon Voyage comes on three main editions set to hit stores on February 26th 2014 – read on for more details and preview music video.

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Koda Kumi has announced new album Bon Voyage, her first in over two years when JAPONESQUE (2012.01.25) was released on the heals of her marriage and pregnancy news. The pop-diva’s 11th original album is planned to include five singles and previously released songs plus new songs for 14 total tracks. Album Bon Voyage comes on three main editions scheduled for release on February 26th 2014 – read on for more details…

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On top of the singles charts are the boys of Kis-My-Ft2 with their 9th #1 and 9th single SNOW DOME no Yakusoku /  Luv Sick selling over 268,000 copies. Climbing into the #4 spot is idol group Afilia Saga with single S.M.L featured as the OP for anime My mental choices are completely interfering with my school romantic comedy. And a bit further down is pop diva Koda Kumi in the #9 spot with her 56th single Dreaming Now!.

A number of other anime tie-up single releases are just out of the top 10 – In the #18 spot is OLDCODEX’s 8th single Walk featured as the ED for anime Kuroko’s Basketball. Voice actress and singer Yui Horie gets into the #19 spot with 16th single Golden Time that includes the OP and ED (Sweet & Sweet CHERRY) for anime GOLDEN TIME. Aoi Eir with her 5th single Sirius lands in the #21 spot. The song is featured as the opening theme for anime KILL la KILL.

Topping the album charts is the first album from Generations from EXILE TRIBE, GENERATIONS selling over 48,000 copies.

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