The One With Hikaru's Wink AttackRunning Time:
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N E W S ( J U N E 1 5 - 2 8 )
▪ Dream Boys JET [ 1 ]
▪ Tamamori, Senga and Miyata will star in cast
▪ Will be about car racing; Based on Matchy’s life
▪ Tamamori to play lead, Senga will play rival
▪ Matchy will be making a guest appearance
▪ 38 shows!! In 29 days??! WOW! O_O
▪ (Is Melissa the only who thought they were getting a jet??)
▪ Oricon Charts [ 1 ]
▪ 50 top 10 singles since debut!
▪ (V6 and Arashi tied at 2nd with 41 singles)
▪ Over 327k copies sold
▪ Ohkura on TOKIO Kakeru, June 19 [ 1 ]
▪ Kanji Café, guess the kanji character for the dish
▪ Ohkura is forced to do a skit and fails miserably
▪ Taichi/Nagase mess with Ohkura
▪ Sakamoto on VS Arashi, June 20 [ 1 ]
▪ Arashi is in a losing streak, lost 9 out of 10 games
▪ (Even the staff has lost confidence that they’ll win)
▪ Bringing in the weak opponents and strong sempai (Sakamoto) so they can win?
▪ Nino: Of course we’re gonna win. We’re good~~
▪ They’ve added a frigging OVERHANG to the right side!!! You have to climb UNDER it!!! (Cliff Climb)
▪ Even J is confused how best to climb it
▪ Sakamoto has never done soccer or swimming?!? He can’t even swim 100m!?!?
▪ Sakamoto plays squash in his free time so he should be REALLY good at this (Popcorn Hitter)!
▪ LOL! Apparently Aiba is a romance fan
▪ LOL! "The guest team takes too long on this game (Goro Goro Viking) so we're gonna show you this on fast forward"
▪ The avg length is 2 mins 36 secs and they took 4 mins 24 secs!!
▪ Arashi must finish with no less than -20 pts. Do they win?!? Do they end their losing streak!??
▪ Koichi's concert to be released on DVD [ 1 ]
▪ KOICHI DOMOTO Concert Tour 2012 “Gravity DVD, to be released July 3
▪ LE: “LOVE CRIES” PV, and 48 Page booklet
▪ RE: Includes talk part and 2nd encore perf AND reversible poster!
▪ Oricon Charts [ 1 ]
▪ Kanjani8’s ‘Namida no Kotae’ hits No 1 !!
▪ 11th consecutive no. 1 single since “Wonderful World!!”
▪ Sold over 248k copies
▪ Domoto Tsuyoshi’s ‘shamnippon – rakachinotohi’ hits No 1 on Music DVDs!
▪ Sold over 22k copies
▪ Ohno to star in 24hr TV drama [ 1, 2 ]
▪ To be titled “Kyou no Hi wa Sayonara”
▪ First time for Ohno to play lead in 24hr TV special drama
▪ Plays 29 year old named Kota suffering from cancer
▪ Will follow his journey as he prepares for the end
▪ Ohkura on A-Studio, June 21 [ 1 ]
▪ Other members get to ask him random questions
▪ Yoko: Do you want me to return your DVDs?
▪ Subaru: What do you think of me?
▪ Hina: What are you most afraid of recently?
▪ Ryo: How did you feel when you joined K8? And will you come over to my place?
▪ Maru: Where do you think K8 is heading to?
▪ Yasu: If we had only one toothbrush, would you share it with me? (And also, why do you always leave things behind in my car?)
▪ Ohkura on Shabekuri 007, June 24 [ 1 ]
▪ Ohkura gets a standing ovation!
▪ Who is Ohkura close to within K8 and other Johnny's?
▪ K8 tell interesting points about Ohkura (only 3 of them - Subaru, Hina, and Ryo)
▪ Ohkura is a genius at air drumming?!
▪ WTF, they just cut in and have Ohkura get his make-up redone?
▪ Ohkura's surprise reactions are pure! He gets KANCHO-ED as a test.
▪ Kame to star in new drama [ 1 ]
▪ Drama called “Tokyo Bandwagon” to air in October 2013
▪ Kame to star as “Hotta Ao”
▪ The Hotta family runs a secondhand bookstore
▪ Hotta Ao’s superficial speech, conduct and sorrowful expressions make him a playboy
▪ Then he meets university student Makino Suzumi and falls in love
▪ To release a new single [ 1, 2, 3, 4 ]
▪ After a year and five month hiatus, Jin is back!!! (Yes, you heard that right!)
▪ To be titled ‘Hey What’s Up?’
▪ Song is written by Jin and is to be sung in Japanese
▪ To be an up-tempo song that fits summer, according to Jin
▪ LE A: Three tracks, includes PV and making of
▪ LE B : Includes documentary on recording and cover photo shoot
▪ LE C: Include 24-page photo booklet
▪ RE : Includes bonus track ‘SUMMER LOVING’
▪ To be released August 7, 2013
▪ Come on A My House single and PV [ 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 ]
▪ All members live in a one-bedroom house together
▪ Chinen’s FACE!! XD “Why am I paying the rent for all of you??”
▪ All the boys are in love with the same girl?? What is this?? An otome game?!?
▪ HSJ’s version of cleaning up is really just to make more of a mess
▪ Easter eggs!!! Hidden objects from previous PVs
▪ Hikaru does some photobombs as the members talk XDDD
▪ “You’ll want to eat curry after listening to this song” WHAT? HOW?!?
▪ LOL! The ‘kare’ refers to ‘him’ and ‘curry’ NICE!
▪ Catherine-mop interviews Chinen about the PV XP
▪ Come on a my house: Pop, with a catchy beat
▪ Just for You: 90s boy band pop
▪ New Hope: Slow song
▪ Scramble: Nice listening; plays around with some lower octaves
▪ Bounce: Nice to hear
▪ Ousama no Brunch, June 22 [ 1, 2 ]
▪ Points to look out for: Looks like 9 members share house; see them in pjs
▪ Takaki’s house is beautiful, offers pajama choices, towels and even lights candles in bath for you XD
▪ “I’d give Takaki’s house and hospitality 5 stars”
▪ Yabu tricks Okamoto into cleaning his house and only offers a book gift card in return.
▪ Yamada met a ghost at Arioka’s house!!
▪ Arioka went over to Yamada’s house and tries to get everything, stole 3 of Yamada’s hats!!
▪ Inoo’s parents made a wood deck themselves
▪ Nakajima’s house is just full of electronic toys
▪ “We can’t let Arioka visit your house”
▪ Hikaru on Chubaw Desu Yo, June 22 [ 1 ]
▪ Hikaru uses ‘Wink attack!’ It’s super effective! – winks and attacks, ou gosho then sends it back and Hikaru hits it out of the park!!
▪ Hikaru’s name means he was MEANT for the entertainment industry (Yaotome Hikaru)
▪ “My name’s NOT ‘imo’ (potato)!!” (host)
▪ Suddenly the roles switch, and Hikaru becomes the host interviewing Ou Gosho
▪ “What’s it like being a newly married person? Do you get into the bath together?” O_O
▪ Hikaru entered Jimusho because of seeing Kame doing backdancing
▪ *sigh* “Come on a my House” is not a deliberate mistake… :P
▪ Shows off his cute drawings
▪ Learn to make Tacos (YUM!)
▪ Ichiban Song Show, June 26; Music Japan, June 27 [ 1 ]
▪ Perf is just… ‘cute’ XD
▪ Ichiban song shows perf was simple
▪ Music Japan’s was the better one to watch; Better set, better choreo
▪ To release a new single [ 1 ]
▪ To be titled ‘Kimi to no Kiseki’
▪ LE A: CD+DVD, A and B-side, A-side PV and making
▪ LE B: CD+DVD, B-side PV and making
▪ RE: ‘Kimi to no Kiseki’, ‘Tanagokoro’, and ‘Diamond Honey’
▪ Shop Edition: A and B-side, plus handkerchief/hand towel and special jackets with messages
▪ JE groups to perform on Ongaku no Hi and Fuji TV's Uta no Natsu Matsuri [ 1 ]
▪ ‘Ongaku no Hi’ to air June 29 and 30; Nakai to host
▪ SMAP, Yamapi, Kis-My-Ft2, Sexy Zone and A.B.C-Z to perform
▪ (Isn’t it weird how it’s always the same groupings?...Yeah)
▪ ‘Uta no Natsu Matsuri’ to air July 31 with Kusanagi to host
▪ SMAP, Yamapi and Kis-My-Ft2 to appear; More artists to be announced
▪ First half of 2013 Sales Ranking [ 1 ]
▪ Arashi, Kis-My-Ft2 and Kanjani8 take control of the top 5 spots!
▪ Arashi mows over the competition with 10 BILLION YEN in sales!! (WOOT)
▪ Arashi takes #1 spot (beating AKB48!)
▪ Kis-My-Ft2 and Kanjani8 show they're no slouches with over 2.5 billion yen in sales
Songs used in this week's podcast are from
Kis-My-Ft2's My Resistance ~Tashikanamono~/Unmei Girl single.
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