Maki Goto’s final live concert, “G-Emotion FINAL~for you~”, was held at Chiba Makuhari Messe December 4th. The concert was performed twice on the 4th for the over 10,000 fans that gathered. A sometimes emotional Goto, who went with a concept of “the Goto Maki that Goto Maki wishes to see,” performed 24 songs in 9 different outfits, as well as 2 special collaborations. More details and concert photos follow,
Arashi dominated the singles charts with week with “Meikyu Love Song” selling over 530,000 copies. It was the mega-boy group’s 32nd single to hit #1. The girls of Perfume made a good showing in the second spot with their latest single “SPICE.” With her first single in over 2 years, Shiina Ringo and “Carnation” hit the charts in the #5 spot.
On the album charts favorite YUI easily took care of the #1 spot with her release “HOW CRAZY YOUR LOVE.” YUI has been very busy lately but not too busy to have her 5th consecutive #1 selling album. Girls Generation (Shoujo Jidai) album “The Boys” stayed strong for the second week, slipping from #2 to #3.
Maki Goto making what could be her final album release as a single artist with “Ai Kotoba (VOICE)” charted #8. It’s the first top ten for Goto in quite a while (2004). The former Morning Musume member previously announced an indefinite hiatus starting next year though after joining a recent performance with the other former Morning Musume members that form Dream Morning Musume, Goto indicated she would be very interested in doing more performances with Dream Morning Musume.
Complete charts follow after jump.
Dream Morning Musume held one of their Fall Concert Tour 2011 "DE alumni reunion dance continues" concert on October 16th at Nakano Sun Plaza and were joined by two special guests, alumni Nozomi Tsuji and Maki Goto! Appearing out of uniform during the first MC they greeting the huge roar from the audience with "its been a long time!"
A PV preview for one of Goto Maki’s tracks from her second mini album titled Gloria has been released.
The release date is set for 1/12.
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