[sticky post]Greeting~
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Hello everyone...
I don't know what to say so i'll be straight to the point,
If you want something like blog/article/interview of your favourite idol to be translated when nobody want to do it, then you can ask me, maybe i can help. It doesn't matter if it's male or female idol or just a random person(?), ask me maybe i will help.
Or maybe you want to know more about a certain idol group that nobody knows? maybe i can help too.


List of blogs i'm currently watching for :
http://ameblo.jp/murata-hirona/
http://ameblo.jp/rinka-kumada/
http://ameblo.jp/minami-sakurai-we/
http://ameblo.jp/asukadayo4173/
http://ameblo.jp/yoshiikanae/
http://ameblo.jp/sky02blue19mayu/
http://ameblo.jp/babyraids/
http://ameblo.jp/ieirileo/
http://ameblo.jp/hashimotoyukina-rev/
http://www.yaplog.jp/LovelogMoreEntry.blog

and many more...

Notice me, senpai~
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So, i'll stop updating here and move all of my content here and all of my future work to my new website :

Please check the site if you are interested with the content in this livejournal or subtitle from my another site.
Thanks for your attention.

Idols that Go Major on 2015! (And how it went) - Part 2
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This is the continuation from the last part, some latest major debuting idols and some idols that i forgot to mention in the last part. If you haven't read the previous part, you MUST check it out here > http://dobod2.livejournal.com/33785.html

And then without further ado, here you go :

Pottya
Pottya went major with single "Popopopocharinko", released on 29th January 2015 under For Life Music Entertainment.
Pottya is an idol group with 5 members, this group is easily recognized as the heaviest idol around. The members are Ooki Risa (60kg), Indou Maiko (70kg), Oohashi Michiko (87kg), Tsukada Emi (87kg), Yokokawa Mai (77kg).

Official Site

[Spoiler (click to open)]


How it went : ?, they also released another single "Bye bye Kataomoi" on 10 March 2015.

Gacharic Spin-Gachagacha Dancers
Gacharic Spin went major with single "Sekira Liar/Tokenai Candy, released on 25th February 2015 under Victor Entertainment.
Gacharic Spin is an all-female Japanese rock band, It was formed on 10th June 2009. it has released 5 singles and 4 albums before going major. The members are F Chopper KOGA (bass), TOMO-ZO (guitar), Hana (drums/vocals), Oreo Reona (keyboards/vocals), Mai (dancer), Arisa (dancer). This Mai and Arisa are called "Gacha-gacha dancers".
Official Site
[Spoiler (click to open)]



How it went : The reported sales figure on the first week is 3,066 and ranked 32nd at Oricon Weekly Chart. They also got another single "Don't let me down" that will be released on 27th May 2015.

OS☆U
OS☆U went major with single "Gangan☆Dance/Kimi no Tameni", released on 18th march 2015 under Nigiwai Factory Nagoya, I. Y. O (Avex Music Creative).
OS☆U is an idol group with a lot of members and using team system. OS☆U is Osu Super Idol Unit. It was formed at August 2010 and based on Osu Shopping district (a popular area located in the Naka ward of Nagoya). It has released 10 singles, 2 Best albums, and 1 mini album. The members are divided into 4 teams,  Team O (5 members), Team S (5 members), Team U (6 members) and Team ☆ (4 members) check them here > http://osu-idol.com/profile/
Official Site
[Spoiler (click to open)]


How it went : The reported sales figure for the first week is 26,331 and was ranked 2nd.

Yumemiru Adolescence
Yumemiru Adolescence went major with single "Bye bye my days", released at 18th march 2015 under Sony Music Associated Records.
Yumemiru Adolescence is an idol group whose members, made up mostly of models on Pichi Lemon – a popular teen fashion magazine, all aim to become national superstars someday. They are produced by Yoji Uesugi who is known for his composition/arrangement for Hello!Project, and AKB48.They’re garnering attention not just based on their acting, but also on their original songs and dances. They were formed at June 2012 and have released 4 singles, 1 digital single and 2 albums. The current members are Ogino Karin (leader), Yamada Akari, Shida Yuumi, Kobayashi Rei, Kyoka.
Official Site
[Spoiler (click to open)]


How it went : The reported sales figure in the first week is 15,921 and was ranked 7th.

Ultra Girl
Ultra girl went major with single "No.1/Mugamuchū" released at 18th march 2015 under Victor Entertainment.
Ultra girl is an idol group with 5 members, it was formed at March 2012. It has released 6 singles before going major. The current members are Asou Tomoyo, Kwachiki Serina, Suzuki Noa, Arai Fumika, and Hirose Miyuu.
[Spoiler (click to open)]
How it went : The reported sales figure for the first week is 4,191 and was ranked 21st.

So, how do you think of the list so far? and what is the difference with the indies idols? See you at the next part with another set of "lucky" idols.

Congratulation! (Nakayama Riko)
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ひなたちゃん!
Hinata-chan!
お誕生日おめでとう!!!!
Happy Birthday!!!!!

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いつもありがとう!
Thanks for everything!
また一緒に遊んでね!!!!!!!!!
Let's play together again!
またドラえもんカフェいこうね!笑
Let's go to doraemon cafe again! (lol)


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この前かほちゃんと遊んで、一緒にご飯食べた時にお気に入りのトレーナーにミートソースこぼして、そのあとお茶こぼしてシミになっちゃった >_<
At that time when playing with Kahochan, when we were eating together i spilled meat sauce to your favorite jersey, then after that i spilled tea that it leave stain.
ショックなお話でした!
It was shocking story!


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今はレッスン中!
Today during practice!

それではバイバイ!
Then, Bye bye!

中山莉子

Nakayama Riko

♪happybirthday♪(Kobayashi Kaho)
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2015-03-29 19:54:54 http://ameblo.jp/shirituebichu/entry-12007681337.html
こんばんは!
Good evening!
小林歌穂です!
Kobayashi Kaho here

happybirthdayひなちゃん!
happy birthday Hinachan.
いつも、振りとか歌とか、困ってたりした時に、教えてくれて、ありがとう!
Everytime, like dance and singing, always troubling, for teaching me, thank you!
これからもよろしくお願いします!ヾ(@⌒ー⌒@)ノ
From now on too, i'll be in your care.
素敵な年を過ごしてね!
I hope you'll get a beautiful years!
(^ ^)へっへっへー!笑笑
Hehehe! (lol)


サークルKサンクスへ!!笑
Circle K to thanks!! lol

美味しいですよ!
It's delicious
飲んでみて下さいねっ!
Please drink it!
これから、歌穂戦ってきます( ̄^ ̄)ゞ(やだなぁ、、、(._.)笑
From now on, Kobayashi will fight (don't wanna lol(
それでは今日はこの辺で!
That's all for today!
小林歌穂でした!
It was Kobayashi Kaho
ばいbyぽー
Bye by Po
↑当分これです!笑笑( ̄ー ̄)
It's myself! lol

Stretching the small hands → Tanahi (Kashiwagi Hinata)
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全人類のみなさん
Everyone, All of the human being,
3月29日になりました。
It has been changed to 29th March.
柏木さんちのひなたでございます。
Kashiwagi Hinata here.
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じゃじゃじゃーーーん\( ˆoˆ )/
Jyajyajyaaaann
16歳になりましたよ((o(﹡ˆ﹀ˆ﹡)o))
I've became 16 years old.
同じお誕生日の方も
For those who have same birthday too,
おめでとうございます!!!
Congratuliation.
15歳はあっという間に
15 years old has quickly
終わってしまったな(>_<)
flies away and finished.
楽しいことも
There was a fun time,
嬉しいことも
Happy time,
悔しいことも
Frustating time,
悲しいことも
Sad time,
いっぱいあったけど
there was a lot of that,
全てが自分を成長させてくれました。
But all of that makes me grew.
本当にありがとうございます。
Really thank you very much.
16歳の目標は!!!
The resolution for 16 years old is!!!
いつもみんなに
Because i'm always
頼ってばかりだったので
relying on everyone
みんなから頼ってもらえるようになること☆
I want to return it and relied by everyone.
エビ中としては
As Ebichu,
たくさんのイベントや番組に出て
I want to have a lot of events and coming out in more TV program.
年末にはNHKホールに、、、
At the end of year, to NHK hall.
柏木ひなたとしては
As Kashiwagi Hinata
歌やダンスはもちろん
Of course singing and dancing
演技もたくさん勉強して
To study a lot of acting,
パワーアップしたいです(  ³ω³  )
I want to power up!
いつかみなさんに
For everyone
エビ中の!
Ebichu!
スターダストの!
Stardust!
柏木ひなたを応援していて良かったなって
For all of who always cheering for Kashiwagi Hinata
これからも頑張ります( ¨̮ )( ¨̮ )( ¨̮ )
From now on, i'll keep doing my best
16歳になった
I have became 16 years old
柏木さんちのひなた
KashiwagisanchinoHinata
これからもよろしくお願いします!!!
From now on, Yoroshiku Onegaishimasu
16歳もたくさん笑顔届けるよ~( ¡ω¡ )
I'll bring a lot of smiles to in this 16 years old
きょうも
Today too
ブログみてくれて
For reading this blog,
さんちゅーでした∩^ω^∩
Thank you~
あしたも?きょうもか!
Tommorow too? Today too?
笑顔いっぱい
Full of smile
がんばろうね!
I will work hard!
ではでは☆*゜
Okay then..
ばいばいのばーい(((っ・ω・)っ
Bye bye bye
*ひなより(´^ω^`)
From Hina

I Don't Need Sad Days Anymore (Mayama Rika)
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やっぷー( 」´0`)」
Yappuuu~

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今日もレッスン!♪
Today is also practice!
体動かすの楽しいいい(*´v`*)
Moving your body is really fun
昨日久々に動いたから
Because yesterday was the first time to move the body after a long time.
今日は筋肉痛になってたんだけど
Today i had a muscle pain but...
動かしたら治った( *´ー`* )!
after moving it healed

調子いいねぇ~♪
At a good health~

最近はツアーに向けて体力を戻すため
Recently, to return the physical strenght towards the tour,
一人で歩いてる時はできるだけ
When we're walking alone, we must using stair
階段を使うようにしています( ˙o˙ )
as much as possible

とかゆって、
Though,
すぐエスカレーター使うように
Maybe will using escalator
なっちゃうかもだけど笑
quickly (lol)

幼い頃ね、
When i'm child,
エスカレーターとエレベーターの区別がつかなくて、
I don't know the difference between escalator and elevator,
…いや、見た目と名称が一致していれば

一目瞭然だけど(´._.`)
It's obvious

え、でも誰もが一度は通る道だよね?
But everyone also like that, right?
これって??
That??

でね、エスカレーターと言おうと思って出てきた言葉が
In it, when you want to say escalator, the word that came out is...
エベレーターっていう、笑
Elevator (lol)    <<<<<< t/n:but she writes "Eberaataa"

…そんな事をなんとなく思い出しました。
Somehow it reminded me.

あは
Aha!
夜になったらいきなり冷えてきました
When the night came, it suddenly cold
みなさん、
Everyone.
あったかくして寝てくださいね(´._.`)
Please keep yourself warm while sleeping.

それじゃあ明日もがんばりいぃまやまー★☆
That's all... tommorow mayama will also doing my best. (Ganabriimayama)

RIKA∩^ω^∩HTG

Mirei☆Can't Stop the Excitement! (Hoshina Mirei)
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こんばんは( ¨̮ )
Good evening
みれいだよーっ!
Mirei here
朝、桜がもーそろそろ開花っていう、ニュースやってるね♡
Morning, Sakura will also blooming, i'm doing the news
でもまだ今年ちゃんと見てないなぁ( .. )
But i wonder if i can see it properly this year
はやくお花見いきたーいっ!
I want to do flower-viewing!
お弁当とかもってお花見したいな(›´ω`‹ )
I want to do flower-viewing while eating lunchbox.
今日もレッスン😊💫
Today is also practice.
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やっぱね、からだ動かすのたのしい(。・ω・。)
It's really fun to move the body afterall.
時間がほーんとあっというま!笑
Time is flying fast! (lol)
今まで動いてない分、みんなパワーありあまってるみたい!笑
For the time didn't move the body until now, everyone's power seems exploding! (lol)
あしたはとーっても楽しみなお仕事🐻💓💓💓
Really looking forward for the work tommorow.
あーはやく明日になーれ!
I want tommorow to come quickly
ではでは…
Then
おやすみれい"((∩´︶`∩))"
Oyasumirei

Idols that Go Major on 2015! (And how it went) - Part 1
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Every year the number of the Idol Group in Japan is keep rising and rising. Many just come and then gone, many released indies single then gone, many release indies singles then stayed indies and reach their success in indies scene, many release indies singles then went major, some went major from the very start. There are really many kind of Idols out there. So, this time i'll write about Idols that go Major in this year of 2015 and how it went for them.

What is Major Debut?
A single is considered a Major debut in Japan if it was released by a record company that is registered as member of Recording Industry Association of Japan. Currently (As of Oct 2014) there are 17 companies that are registered as a major record label in Japan.

LaPomPon
LaPomPon went major with single "BUMP!!", released on 28 January 2015 under Being Inc. record label.
LaPomPon is an Idol group with 6 member. The member goes by the name Kiri, Karen, Rima, Misaki, Yukino and Hina. It's name is from La Power of Music, Pride of NewGeneration. They are formed on 2013 and then also performed in Tokyo Idol Festival 2014. This single is their first single and directly going major because they're formed by Being Inc.
Official Site Official Blog Official Twitter
[LaPomPon]

How it went : The reported sales figure in it's 1st week is 1,140, it was ranked 26th in Oricon Daily Chart and 57th in Weekly Chart. They also confirmed to release their second single titled Hot Girls on 29th April 2015, still under Being Inc.

NanoCune
NanoCune went major with single "Higeki no Machoman", released on 28 January 2015 under Victor Entertainment.
NanoCune is an Idol group with 4 members (and 2 former members), It has started it's activity since 2010 as a trainee of "Himekyun Fruit Can". Has released 5 indies single and 1 indies album before going major with this single. It's name came from "Nano" means small and Cune from "Kyun" of "Hime Kyun Fruit Can".
It's current member is Ohara Ayu, Kadota Mayu, Nishioka Ayumi and Kinoshita Kokoro.
Official Site Official Blog
[NanoCune]
http://www.jpopsuki.tv/video/nanoCUNE---Higeki-no-Macho-Man/af93e15136ce405b8df45800d8913206

How it went : The reported sales figure in the 1st week is 5,764. was ranked 19th.

Especia
Especia went major with mini-album "Primera", released on 18 February 2015 under Victor Entertainment.
Especia is an idol group with 5 members (and 5 ex-members). It was formed on 1 June 2012. Has released 2 mini-albums, 3 singles and 1 album in Indies scene.
The current member is Haruka Tominaga, Chika Sannomiya, Chihiro Mise. Monari Wakita and Erika Mori.
Official Site
[Spoiler (click to open)]


How it went : The reported sales figure is 2,917, and was ranked 30th.

Tokyo Girls Kids
Tokyo Girls Kids went major with single "Tokyo BugiUgi/Ginza Kankan Musume", released on 18 February 2015, under Nippon Columbia.
Tokyo Girls Kids is an idol group with 4 members with an average age of 11.75. It was formed on August 2013. And this single is their first single.
The current member is Rikako Suda, Mai Saito, Mako Kushimoto and Sei Ito.
Official Twitter
[Spoiler (click to open)]
How it went : The reported sales figure for the 1st week is 875. was ranked 78th.

Kanikapila
Kanikapila went major with single "Ichae! I Love You", released on 25 February 2015 under Sony Music.
Kanikapila is a band idol group with 7 members. It was formed on May 2015. Kanikapila means "Let's Play music" in english, from hawaiian language, because all of the members have Hawaiian blood. They have released 1 mini-album.
The current member is Leona (Vocal+Guitar), Yoshika (Vocal+Guitar), Mizuho (Vocal+Guitar), Natsuko (Vocal+Keyboard), Aoi (vocal+Percussion), Kana (Bass) and Pippi (Drum).
Official Site
[Spoiler (click to open)]


How it went :  It was ranked 130th.

The Hoopers
The Hoopers went major with single "Itoshikoishi-kun Koishi", released on 4 March 2015 under Universal Sigma.
The Hoopers is an idol group with 7 members, their concept is "Seven girls dressed a beautiful boy". The audition for this group started around Fall 2013 and officially unveiled on 2 May 2014.
The current member is Mirai, Sena, Yuhi, Mizuki, Tsubasa, Haruki and Makoto.
Official Site
[Spoiler (click to open)]

How it went : The reported sales figure in the first week is 5,848. and was ranked at 16th on 1st week.

Ayumikurikamaki
Ayumikurikamaki went major with single "Sake Sake Sake", released on 4 March 2015 under DefStar Records (Sony Music).
Ayumikurikamaki is an idol group with 3 members. They started as a DJ Unit "Kurikamaki" on January 2012, consisted of DJ "Kurika" and hype-woman "Maki". The concept is Kuma (Bear), from the first letter of their name. And then the third member Ayumi the Singer joined on 5 May 2014. They have released 3 Indies singles.
Official Site
[Spoiler (click to open)]
http://www.jpopsuki.tv/video/AyumiKurikaMaki---Shake-Shake-Shake/92e9500c842444621163e5dcc5ee97fb

How it went : The reported sales figure on the 1st week is 8,564. It was ranked on 11th. and they'll released another single titled "Mitsu Mitsu Mitsu" at 24th June 2015.

Callme
Callme went major with single "To Shine" released on 4 March 2015 under Avex Group.
Callme is a sub-unit of Dorothy Little Happy, unveiled on 1 February 2015. It is consisted of Akimoto Ruuna, Tominaga Mimori, Hayasaka Koumi.
Official Site
[Spoiler (click to open)]How it went : The reported sales figure on the 1st week is 12,480. was ranked on 10th.

This is the end of the 1st part.

There are still this list of Groups that going major on this year of 2015 :
OS☆U, Yumemiru Adolescence, Ultra Girl, Country Girls (March)
Through Skills, Carat. (April)
Oyayubi Princess,
Gekijo METALicche, FES☆TIVE, Ganbare!Victory, (May)
Shibuya Dominion, LoVendoЯ, READY TO KISS, Houkago Princess (Undecided)

9nine Graduated Members : Where are they now?
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Just curious, so i did a little research.
There are 8 members who have been graduated from 9nine, this will list what they do now, if you know other than this or there is something wrong with this list, please tell me.

Matsuzawa Azusa (Graduated at January 2007)
Gone :v

Miwako Wagatsuma (Graduated at January 2007)
She is an actress and model affiliated with Stardust Promotion now and since graduated from 9nine have starred in many movies :Twitter : @wagamiwa
Blog : http://blog.livedoor.jp/miwako_wagatuma/

Katou Rubi (Graduated at December 2007)
She is a model affiliated with Sugar Plus.
Twitter : @Katorubi
Blog : http://ameblo.jp/katorubi/

Ashida Marie, the first leader (Graduated at March 2009)
Released 1 single titled "FRUIT BASKET" under Otokura Record as "Mari-e". (The single was released at 28 July 2010)
Joined Dance Vocal Unit "LUPIN" since 2012.
Twitter : @Marie23A
Blog : http://mari-e23a.blogspot.jp/

Yoshida Mai (Graduated at March 2009)
She is a singer under Otokura Records and has released many works.
As Mai (8 DVD, 2 Mini-album, 1 best album)
As Yoshida Mai (3 Singles, 2 mini-album) with the latest work is titled "SCORPION" released at 25 February 2015.

Official site : www.otokura.com/mai/index.html

Yamaoka Midori (Graduated at March 2009)
She is a seiyuu and singer affiliated with PRODUCTION ACE under the name "Tsukimiya Midori".
She is the voice actor of the following anime :

  • [2011] Kore wa Zombie Desu ka? - Eucliwood Hellscythe

  • [2011] Itsuka Tenma no Kuro Usagi - Vishoub Eleranka

  • [2011] R-15 - Tsukuru Kagaku

  • [2012] Kore wa Zombie Desu ka? Of the Dead - Eucliwood Hellscythe

  • [2012] Ebiten: Kouritsu Ebisugawa Koukou Tenmonbu - Yuka Iseda

  • [2013] Seitokai no Ichizon - Girl 3

  • [2013] Date a Live - Mii Fujibakama

  • [2014] Date a Live II - Mii Fujibakama


  • Also voicing the following game :

  • [2011] R-15 Portable

  • [2013] Date A Live Utopia - Mii Fujibakama

  • [2014] Date A Live Arumori Install - Mii Fujibakama

  • [2015] Mahou Shoujo - Hanayagi Sakiko

  • [2015] Maiden Craft - Hanayagi Sakiko

She also joined the seiyuu group R-15♡, which sung the anime's R-15 theme songs.
Twitter : @tsuki_m_m
Blog : http://ameblo.jp/tsuki-factory/

Shimogami Madoka (Graduated at August 2010)
Still under LesPros Entertainment, listed as NEXT STAR. Active at Stage play, and will play in a movie titled "Death Forest : Forest of Fear 2" (to be released at 21 March 2015)

Twitter : @lespros_madoka
Blog : http://yaplog.jp/lp-m-shimogaki/

Miura Moe (Graduated at August 2010)
She is Model and Actress, affiliated with "Our Songs Creative Inc."
Works :  Six Days (Mobile Dorama) , Yae no Sakura, Re:Play Girls (Movies)
Twitter : @miura_moe

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