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    Tuesday September 20, 2016
  • ClariS to Hold Their First Budokan Concert in February 2017

    Next 15th single "again" is set for a release on November 30

    The official website for two-member anison vocal unit ClariS confirmed on September 18 that their first concert at Nippon Budokan is scheduled to be held on February 10, 2017. The news was also announced on the second day of their two-day concert at Pacifico Yokohama in Kanagawa. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday August 30, 2016
  • "CD & DL Data" Magazine Research: Popular Anime Song Top 20

    Conducted with 6,956 Japanese males and females in their teens to thirties

    Kadokawa/Enterbrain's bimonthly music magazine CD & DL (download) Data magazine has reported the result of their recent internet research on popular anime songs. It was conducted with 6,956 Japanese males and females in their teens to thirties in 47 prefectures on July 4 and 5. Check the top 20 ranking after the jump.

  • Saturday August 27, 2016
  • Three-Member Anison Unit ALTIMA Takes Hiatus from Activities

    SAT/Satoshi Yaginuma says on Twitter, "I really don't want to quit."

    During their stage performance at the Animelo Summer Live 2016 -Toki- event yesterday, three-member anison unit ALTIMA announced that they will take hiatus from activities for an indefinite period. The unit's first appearance in public was at the same event just five years ago. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Thursday August 18, 2016
  • Anison Singer Eir Aoi Goes on Hiatus Due to Bad Health Condition

    Her appearance in four concerts are cancelled

    The official website for 27-year-old popular anison singer Eir Aoi announced today that she will have to take a hiatus from activities for a while because of her health issues. She has been frequently suffering bad health conditions. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday July 12, 2016
  • Anison Rock Band Customi Z Announces Break Up

    "K: Return of The King," "Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamoto" theme song band

    The official website of four-member anison rock band Customi Z announced on July 11 that they would no longer work together as a band after their last concert titled "Customi Z Final Live ~We are Team Z!~" to be held at Shinagawa Stellar Ball in Tokyo on August 26. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday May 10, 2016
  • Violinist Ayako Ishikawa Performs "Osomatsu-san" OP Song with Drummer Senri Kawaguchi

    The cover version will be available digitally on May 25

    As reported several times, 31-year-old internationally acclaimed Japanese violinist Ayako Ishikawa has been well known for her anime song covers. She recently filmed her performance of "Hanamaru Pippi wa Yoi Ko dake," the 1st OP song for the Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu TV anime, with 19-year-old drummer Senri Kawaguchi. Check her latest video after the jump.

  • Saturday March 19, 2016
  • TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku Weekly Anime Song TOP 10 March 7-13

    "PriPara" latest character song album dominates the week

    The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime singles/albums for the week of March 7-13. The number one album of the 10th week of the year 2016 is "PRIPARA DREAM SONG♪COLLECTION -WINTER-," the latest character song album from the PriPara franchise. Check this week's ranking after the jump.

  • Wednesday March 16, 2016
  • TOHO animation RECORDS Holds 1st Female Anison Singer Audition

    All nationalities are welcome, conversational-level Japanese proficiency is required

    The largest Japanese film production company/distributor Toho's anime music label TOHO animation RECORDS will hold its first open audition for female anison singers. The winners are guaranteed to make a professional debut from the label. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Saturday March 12, 2016
  • TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku Weekly Anime Song TOP 10 February 29-March 6

    "Love Live!" VA unit's last single dominates the week as expected

    The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime singles/albums for the week of February 29-March 6. As supposed, the number one single of the 9th week of the year 2016 is "MOMENT RING," the last single of the nine-member Love Live! VA unit μ’s. Check this week's ranking after the jump.

  • Saturday March 5, 2016
  • TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku Weekly Anime Song TOP 10 February 22-28

    "Tokyo 7th Sisters" Idol group took the top place

    The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime singles/albums for the week of February 22-28. The number one single of the 8th week of the year 2016 is "SEVENTH HAVEN," the latest single from the smartphone game Tokyo 7th Sisters, performed by the legendary idol group Seventh Sisters. Check this week's ranking after the jump.

  • Saturday February 27, 2016
  • TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku Weekly Anime Song TOP 10 February 15-21

    "Shonen Hollywood" boys idol unit ZEN THE HOLLYWOOD wins the top spot

    The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime singles/albums for the week of February 15-21. The number one single of the 7th week of the year 2016 is six-member boys idol unit ZEN THE HOLLYWOOD's 7th single "B Vibration." Check this week's ranking and videos after the jump.

  • Saturday February 20, 2016
  • TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku Weekly Anime Song TOP 10 February 8-14

    "Koyomimonogatari" theme song gets the top place

    The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime singles/albums for the week of February 8-14. The number one single is three-member voice actress unit TrySail's 3rd single "whiz," the theme song for the short anime adaptation of Nisio Isin's Koyomimonogatari novel. Check this week's ranking after the jump.

  • Saturday February 13, 2016
  • TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku Weekly Anime Song TOP 10 February 1-7

    "Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju" OP Song wins the top spot

    The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime singles/albums for the week of February 1-7. The number one single of the 5th week of the year 2016 is voice actress Megumi Hayashibara's 41st single "Usura Hi Shinju," the OP theme song for the Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju TV anime. Check this week's ranking and videos after the jump.

  • Saturday February 6, 2016
  • TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku Weekly Anime Song TOP 10 January 25-31

    Four-member unit Q-MHz's 1st album takes the top

    The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime singles/albums for the week of January 25-31. The number one album of the 4th week of the year 2016 is four-member unit Q-MHz's self-titled 1st album released on January 27. Check this week's ranking and videos after the jump.