Singer Yukika Announces Upcoming Marriage

Singer Yukika Announces Upcoming Marriage

In late April, the 29-year-old Japanese-born, Korea-based singer and actress posted a handwritten message announcing her upcoming nuptials. View this post on Instagram A post shared by 유키카 YUKIKA...
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Check out SKY-HI’s first single of 2022, ‘JUST BREATHE’, a collab with Stray Kids production unit 3RACHA! Music video also released!

SKY-HI has released his first single of 2022, a collaboration with production unit 3RACHA. The track, ‘JUST BREATHE feat. 3RACHA of Stray Kids’, was released on February 21. Download and streaming links:...
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TK from Ling tosite sigure announces striking new singles with guest vocalist Koshi Inaba(B’z)!

Sony Music Labels Inc. TK from Ling tosite sigure announces striking new singles with guest vocalist Koshi Inaba (B’z)! It will be featured in the advertisement for “Magic: The Gathering” the trading card game that holds Guinness World...
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Hikaru Utada Shares “Face My Fears (A. G. Cook Remix)” Music Video on YouTube Premiere

Album BAD MODE debuted at #1 on digital charts in Japan and also significantly ranked in various charts in 21 countries and regions around the globe. The album will soon be available on CD, including the Single-run Limited Edition, on...
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Kalen Anzai’s “Genjitsu Camera” a brand new retronymic single co-produced with Charli XCX, has been released, together with an audacious, warped music video!

Kalen Anzai released a brand new single “Genjitsu Camera” (featured on Laguna Illumination TVC) on December 15h. This song co-produced with Charlie XCX carries essences of the recent trend such as Vaporwave and City Pop, yet is packaged...
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THE FASHION STYLISTS FOR J POP AND C POP ARTISTS

J-Pop artists are gaining tremendous popularity in the world among the growing number of Asian artists. Groups like the electro-pop trio Perfume, Arashi, and Scandal all have built a devoted fanbase because of their spectacular performances...
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KCRUSH Interview with BALLISTIK BOYZ from EXILE TRIBE

BALLISTIK BOYZ from EXILE TRIBE is a seven-member Japanese male J-pop group formed by LDH, and signed to rhythm zone of Avex Group. The name “BALLISTIK BOYZ” comes from the fact that the members’ vocals and rap continuously change...
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Japanese boyband BE:FIRST’s debut song ‘Gifted.’ hits No.2 on the Billboard US Hot Trending Songs global chart!

Seven-member dance and vocal group BE:FIRST formed on the hit Japanese TV audition show ‘THE FIRST’. Now, their November 3 debut single ‘Gifted.’ has crashed into the Hot Trending Songs chart on Billboard US, taking the No.2 spot in...
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Asia’s hottest rising star CAELAN from INTERSECTION launches full-scale solo activity with debut single release!

CAELAN from Japanese-American mixed-culture boyband INTERSECTION will released his first solo single ‘Forever With You’ on October 8, 2021. CAELAN’s popularity has exploded across Asia since his appearance in February 2021 on...
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Understanding Vocaloid Culture

Though a rare term among a substantial number of fans of various music genres, the vocaloid culture was started back in the 1980’s and has been in business alongside natural singing since then; although with miniature popularity. The...
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Kcrush Interview with Singer-songwriter Vicke Blanka

Vicke Blanka is a globally-acclaimed Japanese singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. His music has been featured on various anime series, Japanese TV dramas and commercials. Vicke Blanka is also active as a radio DJ, a model and an esports...
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