On November 28, Nippon TV will this year’s edition of its annual year end music special, Best Artist. The show will start at 7PM JST and run for about four hours. Best Artist 2017 will be held at Chiba’s Makuhari Messe. Sakurai Sho will be hosting for the ninth consecutive year, with Hatori Shinichi, Miura Asami, and Bakarhythm serving as co-hosts.
Best Artist 2017 will feature performances by the likes of Arashi, Hoshino Gen, Morning Musume. ’17, Daichi Miura, Perfume, B’z, and Kanjani8.
The centerpiece of the show will be a medley titled “Minna Odoreru! Furitsuke Song 50-nen Medley.” In this medley, performers will collaborate through song and dance, performing hits from the past 50 years. See what these collaborations are, along with who else is performing, below!
EXILE THE SECOND
Austin Mahone & Blouson Chiemi
Kame to Yamapi
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu
THE YELLOW MONKEY
Sandaime J Soul Brothers
SEKAI NO OWARI
Nakamaru Yuichi & Snow Man, SixTONES
Hey! Say! JUMP
Morning Musume. ’17
Minna Odoreru! Furitsuke Song 50-nen Medley
・A・RA・SHI / Arashi and Nogizaka46
・Polyrhythm / Perfume x Miura Asami x Kondo Haruna
・Bang Bang Bang / Sakai Masaaki and ????
・UFO / Masuda Keiko and ????
・Dancing Hero (Eat You Up) / Oginome Yoko and ????
・Choo Choo TRAIN / EXILE THE SECOND and ????
・Koisuru Fortune Cookie / AKB48 and ????