FNS Kayousai 2014 announces initial list of participating artists

Fuji TV’s annual end-of-the-year music show FNS Kayousai has been confirmed to be held on December 3rd of this year.  The program will air at 7:00pm that night for four-and-a-half hours and will be hosted by the trio of SMAP’s Kusanagi Tsuyoshi and announcers Takashima Aya and Kato Ayako.

The TV station also announced the first set of artists who will be participating in the program, the list including such notable acts as ayakaEXILE TRIBEGLAYSuperflyHirai KenYuzu, and many many more.  There will be additional acts announced as the date of the show draws closer.

You’ll find the full list of artists announced thus far right after the jump, and look forward to our continued coverage of this event as it develops.

-’FNS Kayousai 2014′ Artist List (Wave 1)-

  • aiko
  • ayaka
  • Ise Shozo (formerly of Kaze)
  • Iruka
  • E-girls
  • Wentz Eiji
  • AKB48
  • HKT48
  • SKE48
  • NMB48
  • Kahala Tomomi
  • Kishitani Kaori
  • Kishidan
  • Kyary Pamyu Pamyu
  • King Cream Soda
  • Kuraki Mai
  • Chris Hart
  • GLAY
  • Go Hiromi
  • Gospellers
  • Sandaime J Soul Brothers
  • JUJU
  • Superfly
  • Tanimura Shinji
  • Tokunaga Hideaki
  • Dream5
  • Naoto Inti Raymi
  • Nishino Kana
  • Nogizaka46
  • Perfume
  • Hirai Ken
  • flumpool
  • Porno Graffitti
  • Mizuki Arisa
  • Minami Kosetsu
  • May J.
  • Momoiro Clover Z
  • Moriyama Naotaro
  • Yuzu
  • Wada Akiko
  • and more

(via natalie)