Tag Archives: City pop

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pops) – Lemon by Kenshi Yonezu (米津玄師)

Lemon (Kenshi Yonezu) The Sunday J-pop time again! Today’s song is called [Lemon], written and sang by Kenshi Yonezu who is a musical artist. The video is official MV in 2018. This song received commercial success. It was released in … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday 90’s J-POP (Japanese Pops) – Dance Dance Dance by Shonentai ダンス ダンス ダンス (少年隊)

Dance Dance Dance (Kome Kome Club) The Sunday J-pop time again! Today’s song is called [Dance Dance Dance] by Shonentai from 1990. It is not their song but I like their version. The reason why I have chosen this song … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday 80’s J-POP (Japanese Pops) – I・CAN・BE by Kome Kome Club (米米クラブ)

I・CAN・BE (Kome Kome Club) The Sunday J-pop time again! Today’s song is called [I・CAN・BE] written and sung by Kome Kome Club. The single was released in 1985. Kome Kome Club is a Japanese pop rock band formed in 80’s and … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday 80’s J-POP (Japanese Pops) – Kamen Buyo kai (仮面舞踊会) by Shonentai

Kamen Buyo Kai (Masquerade ball) The Sunday J-pop time again! Today’s song is called [Kamen Buyo Kai] by Shonentai from 80’s. Kamen Buyo Kai (仮面舞踊会) was the Shonentai’s debut song. When these three boys appeared on TV for a first … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pops) – OH NO, OH YES by Mariya Takeuchi

Oh, no, oh yes The Sunday J-pop time again! Today’s song is called [Oh no, oh yes] by Mariya Takeuchi. Written and sing by herself. She has very soft voice, which is suitable to this tune. A strong love she … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pops) – シルバーグレーの街・City of Sliver Gray by Hiroyuki Namba

City of Sliver Gray The Sunday J-pop time again! Today’s song is called [City of Sliver Gray] by Hiroyuki Nambai from 1981. Hiroyuki Namba (難波 弘之) is a Japanese musician. He has composed for and arranged songs from Japanese anime and video games. … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japan Travel, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Song For You by Kazukiyo Nishikiori

Song for you The Sunday J-pop time again! Today’s song is called [Song for you] by Kazukiyo Nishikiori. It was released in Oct 2021. Kazukiyo Nishikiori is one of members of a very popular Japanese ideal group called 「Shonentai/少年隊」His dance … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japan Travel, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, JAPANESE SOCIETY | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Tokyo (東京) by The Lamb

The Lamb 「Tokyo (東京) 」 The Sunday J-pop time again! Today’s song is called [Tokyo] by The Lamb.  “The Lamb” are a Japanese city pop band that just recently released their new album Debut. “Tokyo” is the lead single from the … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japan Travel, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – ODAIBA TOKYO BAY (お台場東京ベェイ) By Yushi Nakajima

Sunday J-pop – 「Odaba Tokyo Bay」released on 16 Sep 2021. HAPPY NEW YEAR! A first Sunday J-pop in 2022! How were your Christmas and New year eve? I was eating a lot and drinking a bit (I had been good … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japan Travel, Japanese Drama, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Fuyu Ga Hajimaru Yo (冬がはじまるよ) By Noriyuki Makihara

Sunday J-pop – Fuyu ga hajimaru yo「Winter is about to begin」 Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been? Christmas cards started arriving. Apparently recently it was snow in Japan. It is already in Winter but the song I introduce today … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japan Travel, Japanese Drama, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Ready to Fly by Masayoshi Takanaka

Sunday J-pop – 「Ready to Fly」 Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been? Today’s Sunday J-pop is a bit different taste. Anyone who plays a guitar, then check it out. The song called [Ready to Fly] by Masayoshi Takanaka, … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japan Travel, Japanese Drama, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Morning Kiss by Junk Fujiyama

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been? It is already “Good afternoon” time. How do you spend Sunday morning? Someone might starts the morning with a kiss.   Today’s Sunday J-pop is called 「Morning Kiss」by Junk Fujiyama. It was … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japan Travel, Japanese Drama, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Last last Dance by Hiroko Moriguchi

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  It has been hectic week for me. I had a gig on Friday. I was too excited to sleep on Friday and last night due to the summer time has changed to … Continue reading

Posted in Japan Travel, Japanese Drama, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Remember Me by Step

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  It has been hectic week for me. Whenever I am tired the music makes me relax. The music is one of the best thing to heal because the music has a healing … Continue reading

Posted in Japan Travel, Japanese Drama, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Magic Ways by Tasuro Yamashita

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  It has been enjoyable week for me, driving down to the seaside as we had the last Indian Summer, watching friend’s performance etc. Today’s Sunday J-pop is called 「Magic Ways」. When I … Continue reading

Posted in Japanese Drama, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Ippon No Ongaku (一本の音楽・One Music) by Kazuhito Murata

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  It has been so busy week for me that I could not post any blog until today. My dear friend shared this song the other day. The song call 「Ippon no Ongaku」. … Continue reading

Posted in Japanese Drama, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Machi Monogatari (街物語・The story of the town) by Tatsuro Yamashita

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  I have injured my ankle so I was taking it easy this week. Having lots of time relaxing I watched my favorite Japanese drama series called [Shinzaimono] written by Keigo Higashino again. … Continue reading

Posted in Japanese Drama, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, JAPANESE SOCIETY, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Garasu no Palm Tree (ガラスのPalm Tree) by Sukiyama Kiyotaka & Omega Tribe

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been? I have been singing lots. There will be another performance on Bank holiday Monday. Today’s song is called 「Garasu no Palm Tree」by Kiyotaka Sugiyama & Omega Tribe. I have found a very … Continue reading

Posted in A Japanese Slang, Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, JAPANESE LIFE, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Wagamama Na High Heel (我がままなハイヒール) by Kaoru Akimoto (秋元薫)

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been? I had a great night on Friday. I sung. Music have energetic power and hearing power. Today’s song is called 「Wagamama Na High Heel」by Kaoru Akimoto. In 1986, the album called [ … Continue reading

Posted in Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Dream In The Street by Noriyo Ikeda (池田典代)

This is the introduction of 1979 J-POP song. [Dream in the street] by Noriyo Ikeda, arranged by Tatsuro Yamashita Continue reading

Posted in Japanese J-POP, Japanese Language, TODAY'S NEW WORD | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment