Idols

Japanese idol singer/anime voice actress is native English speaker, misses Girl Scout Cookies

Lack of Taco Tuesday in Japan is also a sore point for California-born performer.

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Namie Amuro’s retirement announcement re-sparks debate on who should sing at the Olympics

With Japan’s Queen of Pop set to end her career, many are left wondering who the front-runner for the opening ceremonies is now.

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TPE48 recruiting new members, gets 21 schools to participate in “Koi Suru Fortune Cookie” video

Watch Taiwanese girls in flashy school uniforms perform the AKB48 hit song.

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Female body types men like vs. female body types women like, according to Japanese Twitter

Two popular idol singers held up as example of differing preferences between sexes.

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Japanese idol event stockpiles free deodorant for fans to use before shaking singers’ hands

Recent request for better idol singer fan hygiene prompts preparation of nearly 50,000 body wipe sheets.

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Japanese idol singer has an important request for fans: Please use deodorant

Smelly handshake event prompts frank discussion and suggested solutions for common problem at idol appearances.

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Japanese idol reveals disgusting secret about stuffed animals she’s received from fans

Some of the plushies she’s received show signs of…use.

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Japan’s girl’s sweat flavor fried chicken is actually delicious, if you can pass two mental tests

We try the crazy flavor and find that you’ll need to be strong of mind to enjoy it, even if you’re not pure of heart.

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South Korea’s “Idol School” proves Korean idols are more than just pretty faces【Pics & Vids】

Just how much reality behind South Korea’s idol industry is revealed in this show?

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Wonder Woman promoted in Japan with idol song “A Woman Can’t Sleep Alone,” angering some fans

Detractors call the title and lyrics of Nogizaka46 song, the video for which has just been released, a poor fit for the independent DC Comics star.

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Anime voice actress’ beautiful looks cause hilarious interview gaffe by pro baseball player【Vid】

Here’s what happens when you keep your eye on the idol instead of the ball.

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Japanese boy band members surprise fans by dressing up as high school girls

It’s hard to believe that these cute young schoolgirls are actually men.

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Idol singer girl sweat flavor fried chicken goes on sale in Tokyo

Yes, of course it’s made with breast meat.

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Two Japanese idol singers announced as candidates for international 100 Most Beautiful Faces list

Former members of AKB48 and Rev. from DVL saluted.

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Ginzan Boyz: Japan’s newest idol group, made up of underground mannequins 【Video】

Handsome miner dummies take the mannequin challenge to new heights with a catchy new music video that’s winning over fans around the country.

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“Watermelon dress” trend sweeps Japan 【Photos】

Babies, animals and popular Japanese idols get in on the hottest trend this summer.

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AKB48 mega-fan creates labour-saving CD packaging-opening machine【Video】

Although presumably created at great expense and effort.

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Idol unit disbands after male fan discovered to have personal relationship with…idol’s mom?!?

Apparently it’s not just Japanese idol singers themselves who can cause a scandal by being chummy with the group’s fans.

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False idols? Girl group appears in snacker’s pack of melted chocolate cookies

Further proof that whatever people worship, it tends to manifest itself in their food.

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Higashi Ikebukuro 52: new Japanese idol unit made up of credit card company employees 【Video】

These girls pull off cute dance moves and pose like professional idols in their debut video.

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