njp_mods (njp_mods) wrote in news_jpop,

NEWS news (week of Apr 23) - Part 1

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  • It was announced on Apr 27 that Shige will be hosting this year’s “Inochi no Uta” again. Tegoshi will be guesting. The two of them, whose roots are related to Hiroshima, will also be doing location shoots for the programme. While the broadcast date hasn’t been finalised yet, the recording will be done on July 5th. (Source)

  • Massu will be appearing on the May 3rd episode of Hirunandesu. (Source)

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  • KEIICHIRO (Apr 24)


    • Koyama wrote about going to the salon and included a picture of the coffee he picked up. After that he went to NTV for every and posted a picture of himself in front of Tegoshi’s dressing room.
      He said that he knocked but Tegoshi wasn’t there yet. At the end he included his NEWS ni Koishite fortune for the day adding that he’s gotten all Tegoshi’s.

  • NEWS RING (Apr 25)


    • It was Koyama’s turn to update.

    • Koyama wrote about how he borrowed the body lotion that Massu uses because he liked the smell before eventually buying it himself. He also bought the same body wash that Massu uses and once he told Massu this, Massu recommended other things that Koyama might like.
      Koyama was happy and hinted that his birthday is coming up. At the end he reported on his NEWS ni Koi Shite fortune.

  • Masuda Takahisa no Marumaru (Apr 28)


    • Masuda Takahisa no Live

    • He wrote about how there were lots of cheers and thanked Shizuoka and Fukuoka for the great time. He always gets uncertain on whether they manage to satisfy everyone with their performances but always do their best to make it an enjoyable one.
      He’s very happy to see everyone and everyone’s really cute and precious. When they have to do 3 performances, he can’t help but go a little hoarse or go low on oxygen by the third one. He apologised if he shows the unglamorous side, but will do his best, with feelings stronger than anyone else.
      He also mentioned going out for a meal with the juniors - Inaba, Kento and Nozawa.
      At the end, he put in a request to fans going for the upcoming concerts. While some fans may not buy the official penlight because of various reasons like not managing to or not liking it, he hopes they would cooperate and switch their own penlights off when they see the official ones going off during the concert. There are some performances when they control and make the penlights go off so everyone can concentrate on the songs and dances. That’s part of the production for those particular segments. He hopes everyone would understand and forgive this request from this little heart. (probably referring to the lyrics from Chicken Boy here - “chiisana heart”)
      He’ll do his best to make the entire nation happy.

  • KEIICHIRO (Apr 29)


    • Koyama wrote about being in Hiroshima for the concerts and said that since Massu is next to him he’s been pestering him for a birthday present.

  • Hayashi Ryota, an artist and graphic designer who Koyama apparently met in his coverage for every, tweeted about him on April 27th. He said that Koyama was a really good person. (Source)

  • Nakamura Yuichi, an actor, tweeted to say how Massu’s “FOREVER MINE” on NEWS’ concert DVD is awesome. (Source)

  • To keep up to date on NEWS’ activities don’t forget to check out the NEWS Schedule at the top of the sidebar!

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