njp_mods (njp_mods) wrote in news_jpop,

NEWS news (week of Jun 20) - Part 1

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  • The first round of announcements for the line up for “Ongaku no Hi” was announced on Jun 22, and NEWS will be appearing in the programme with airs from 2pm JST on Jul 13th. (Source)

  • It was also announced on Jun 22 that NEWS will be appearing on Jul 6th’s “The Music Day”. In addition, Tegoshi will be performing “Kurenai” as part of a “High Tone Medley”. (Source)

  • Massu will be guesting on the next episode of “Manten Aozora Restaurant”. (Source)

  • Massu will be appearing on Jul 9’s episode of “Kayou Surprise” (Source)

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  • Nikkan Naniwa Danshi (Jun 21)

    • Nagao Kento replied to Massu, telling him the pronunciation of his name. He said he’d be happy if Massu would remember his name, and if Massu would watch the final episode of the drama he’s appearing in the following day.

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    • Masuda Takahisa no Sukato Doko Itta? (Where did Masuda Takahisa’s Skirt Go?)
      He thanked Kento (Naniwa Danshi) for replying him and said he watched the drama. He wondered if Kento likes clothes too and asked him to watch “Voice”. He ended the entry by saying thanks again

  • Masuda Takahisa no Marumaru (Jun 23) M.jpg

    • Masuda Takahisa no Saido (Masuda Takahisa Again)
      He updated for the second time in the same day, writing about “Top Gun/Love Story” making number one. He said he’s really happy, and that it’s not about the numbers, but that more people got to listen to the single. He also said the love from everyone that’s been protecting NEWS has reached them. He ended the entry with “Thank you ❤️”

  • KEIICHIRO (Jun 25) K.jpg

    • He said he woke up early to air the laundry outside as it’s a rare sunny day. He also recorded radio with Tegoshi, then went for training on his bicycle. He posted a photo of himself, and another of Milk, as she turned two on Jun 21st.

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    • It was Massu’s turn to update
      He said he’s been busy with filming for “Voice”, and he’s happy to be able to be involved in this drama, it’s really amazing. He’ll do his best as Ishikawa Toru.
      For the word chain, he chose “wataame” (cotton candy). He wrote about how he loved cotton candy when he was a kid. Cotton candy, yakisoba and ramune were what he looked forward to having at festivals.
      He also promoted their performance on “TV Tokyo Ongakusai” at the end.

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    • He asked if everyone watched “TV Tokyo Ongakusai” the previous night, and posted two photos of him with the mascot, Nanana.

  • Nikkan Naniwa Danshi (Jun 28)

    • Nagao Kento replied again to Massu in his jweb, thanking Massu for watching his drama. He would also watch “Voice”. He said he loves clothes and would love to be able to work on his group’s costumes, like how Massu does, someday.


  • her0ism quoted Billboard Japan’s tweet of NEWS reaching number 1, thanking everyone for the many happy comments. It’s all thanks to everyone that he’d think of turning all these regrets into songs to deliver them to even more people when things don’t go the way he hopes for them to. (Source)

  • The official site for “Voice 110 Kinkyu Shireishitsu” was updated on Jun 24 with the new poster visuals.

  • The drama has also started their official instagram account. Follow for updates from them!

  • Johnny’s net has set up a page for summer dramas, and there’s an interview of about 4 mins with Massu for “Voice”.

  • 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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