Best Artist announces its artist line-up for 2014

NTV have confirmed that their yearly music special Best Artist is going to be broadcast on November 26th and will air from 7:00pm to 9:54pm that night, providing nearly three full hours of entertainment.  This year’s show will be hosted by Arashi’s Sakurai Sho and announcers Hatori Shinichi and Tokushima Erika, with fellow announcer Masu Taichi serving as the program’s Navigator.

There are 31 artists who have been confirmed to perform on Best Artist’s stage this year, ranging from legends like Mr.Children and Yuzu to younger acts like SEKAI NO OWARI and E-girls.  It has also been confirmed that those acts involved with Johnny’s Entertainment will be performing a special medley on the show, plus an additional medley to be performed by Arashi with songs selected by the audience from around the country.

Check out the full list of performers below the cut and look forward to seeing the program air in a couple of weeks!

-’Best Artist 2014′ Artist List-

  • aiko
  • Arashi
  • E-girls
  • Ikimonogakari
  • AKB48
  • HKT48
  • SKE48
  • NMB48
  • Kanjani∞
  • Kyary Pamyu Pamyu
  • KinKi Kids
  • Golden Bomber
  • Sandaime J Soul Brothers
  • Johnny’s WEST
  • JUJU
  • Superfly
  • Tackey & Tsubasa
  • NEWS
  • Nogizaka46
  • Perfume
  • V6
  • Hey! Say! JUMP
  • Porno Graffitti
  • Makihara Noriyuki
  • Mr.Children
  • May J.
  • Yuzu

(via natalie)