This coming April, Naniwa Danshi‘s Shunsuke Michieda will star in a new version of “Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo” on NTV. He will star as the fifth generation Kindaichi Hajime on the Sunday night drama series.
This role sees him following in the footsteps of many noted idols from Johnny & Associates. KinKi Kids‘ Tsuyoshi Domoto played the first generation Hajime from 1995 – 1997, followed by Arashi‘s Jun Matsumoto (2001), KAT-TUN‘s Kazuya Kamenashi (2005), and Hey! Say! JUMP‘s Ryosuke Yamada (2013 – 2014).
This week’s guests were WurtS, Nakigoto, and Macaroni Enpitsu.
WurtS – Wakattenai yo
Nakigoto – Hitori Gurashi
Macaroni Enpitsu – Nandemo nai yo,
This week’s guests were Awesome City Club, DEAN FUJIOKA, Niizuma Seiko, and Kudo Shizuka.
Awesome City Club – Wasurena / Yukidoke
DEAN FUJIOKA – Runaway
Niizuma Seiko – I Will Always Love You
Kudo Shizuka – Shima Yori
This week’s guest were Johnny’s WEST, Fukuhara Haruka, OKAMOTO’S, PhatSlimNevaeh, and TAEKO.
Johnny’s WEST – Reimei
Fukuhara Haruka – Lucky Days feat. OKAMOTO’S
PhatSlimNevaeh – Tsuitenai
TAEKO – Queen Bee
This week’s guest was Sukima Switch.
Sukima Switch – Shirushi ( Mr.Children cover) / Saredo Itoshiki Jinsei
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Today, it was announced that Johnny & Associates and Avex have teamed up to create a new label, MENT RECORDING. The word “MENT” is a combination of “music” and “entertainment.”
The two Johnny’s acts currently under Avex, Snow Man and Kis-My-Ft2, have both transferred to MENT RECORDING.
On January 12, Yuuri will release his debut album, “Ichi.” The album will include have 16 songs total, including the ten digital singles he has released since debuting, such as “Kakurenbo”, “Peter Pan”, “Dry Flower”, and “Betelgeuse.”
“Ichi” will come in three editions, three limited and one regular, all with one CD. Limited edition A will feature a 64 page photobook, limited edition B will come in a special box and include a keychain, and limited edition C will come in a sleeve case and include a Blu-ray which includes footage from Yuuri’s concert “Yuuri TOUR 2021 Otogibanashi no You na Happy End e Mukatte 2021.06.05 at LINE CUBE SHIBUYA.”
Check out more information on this release below!