Yu Yamada criticized for Instagam post following Osaka earthquake

Actress Yu Yamada is being criticized for a post she made on her official Instagam account, following a serious earthquake that just hit Osaka.

On Monday morning during rush hour a 5.3 magnitude Earthquake shook Osaka at around 8:00 AM. The earthquake was severe enough to make it difficult to remain standing. Five deaths were reported so far.

A 66 year-old man was found tragically buried my books inside his home, while three 80+ year old seniors were also victims. A 9 year-old girl was also killed after she became trapped in a damaged wall while swimming at her school.  The government has reported that over 200 people were injured.

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Sexy Zone, Sandaime J Soul Brothers, Utada Hikaru, and MAN WITH A MISSION Top the Oricon Charts for the Week of 6/4 – 6/10

This week, Sexy Zone topped the Oricon single chart with their new single “Innocent Days”, selling 148,284 copies in its first week.

Sandaime J Soul Brothers topped the Oricon album chart with their new album “FUTURE”, selling 181,550 copies in its first week.

Utada Hikaru topped the Oricon digital single chart for the second consecutive week with her single “Hatsukoi”, selling 28,069 copies in its second week.

MAN WITH A MISSION topped the Oricon digital album chart with their new album “Chasing the Horizon”, selling 7,331 copies in its first week.

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THE ORAL CIGARETTES, Jaejoong, and King Gnu Perform on Love music for June 17

This week’s guests were THE ORAL CIGARETTES, Jaejoong, and King Gnu.

THE ORAL CIGARETTES – Youshi Tanrei na Uso

Jaejoong – Sign

King Gnu – Vinyl

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Morning Musume. ’18 Performs with Kanjani8 on KanJam Kanzennen SHOW for June 17

This week’s guests were Matsuoka Mayu, Hyadain, Seiko Oomori, Morning Musume. ’18, Takahashi Shigeo, and Fujita Nicole.

Morning Musume. ’18 x Kanjani8 – Morning Musume. Special Medley

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#1 Song Review: Week of 5/28 – 6/3 (AKB48 v. Utada Hikaru v. Bodan Shonen Dan)

Hello, Arama! Japan readers and welcome to this week’s installment of #1 Song Review! Last week saw King & Prince defeat Yonezu Kenshi and Bodan Shonen Dan. Bodan Shonen Dan is back this week, facing off against two newcomers. Find out what Ronald thought of the songs that topped the singles charts this week and share your thoughts on them too!

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Koda Kumi releases sexy visuals for 16th album “DNA”

Singer Koda Kumi has finally revealed further details on her upcoming studio album “DNA“.

This is actually the second album for release for Koda this year, back in February 28th she released her 15th album “AND”. The covers for “DNA” are very similar to it’s predecessor, she reused the exact same props to spell out “DNA”.

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GENERATIONS, Keyakizaka46, and Miki Imai Perform on CDTV for June 16

This week’s guests were Miki Imai, GENERATIONS, and Keyakizaka46.

Miki Imai – Anata wa Anata no Mama de Ii

GENERATIONS – F.L.Y. BOYS F.L.Y. GIRLS

Keyakizaka46 – Kitai Shiteinai Jibun

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DEAN FUJIOKA, BiSH, GENERATIONS, and More Perform on Shibuya Note for June 16

This week’s guests were DEAN FUJIOKA, BiSH, SEVENTEEN, SKY-HI, and GENERATIONS.

DEAN FUJIOKA – Echo

BiSH – Life is beautiful

SEVENTEEN – CALL CALL CALL!

SKY-HI – Snatchaway

GENERATIONS – F.L.Y. BOYS F.L.Y. GIRLS

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