Category Archives: Idol News

CODE OF ZERO: Everything Starts From ZERO

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Over the past few years we have witness the rise of Idol metal and Idol hard rock across Japan. At the front of these groups is of course BABYMETAL, however if you look deeper you will see that there are many more groups in this genre and many we have…

LADYBABY: Teaches Nippon Manju Choreography

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In Japanese Idol genre, one of the more popular activities for fans is to learn the dances to their favorite Idol group songs. LADYBABY Has decided to teach the songs dance in the only way they know how the LADYBABY way. Enjoy Learning the Nippon Manju Dance the LADYBABY way…

Up and Coming Idol Group Stand-Up! Hearts, Afilia Saga Sister Group

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Stand-Up! Hearts is new Idol group that I have become interested in through Afilia Saga. Stand-Up! Hearts is a trainee Idol sister group to the popular Idol group Afilia Saga. As the group is still listed as trainee the group does not have a CD release yet, so the only…

Idol group No Makes JPop First Actress Idol Project

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Idol group No Makes describes themselves as the industry`s first actress Idol project . No Makes is an Idol group-acting school ,whose goal is to be the first Idol group to win film awards over Oricon rankings titles. No Makes was started by film director Noboru Iguchi who has created…

Introducing Gothic Lolita Idol Unit Love Dream GLTOKYO

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Love Dream GLTOKYO is a brand new Idol unit designed to present the Gothic Lolita subculture of Japan in the world. The GL stands for [Gothic & Lolita]. The members train twice a week and have about 3 lives a month and their audition age is 15 to 27 ….

Idol Rock Unit DEEPGIRL :Never Doubt the Power of Idols

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DEEPGIRL is a fresh Idol Rock group that we mentioned not long ago that was having an debut with conditions . This Idol unit at first had to reach top 10 on Orion weekly ranking , this was later upped to an additional 10,000 CD units must be sold in…

LADYBABY Unleashes New Wave of Kawaii Metal

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Back in April I wrote about a new and very different Idol unit known as LADYBABY , featuring the Kawaii Idols Rie Kaneko and Rei Kuromiya and the Icon known as Ladybeard. You can see the short introduction here http://pureidolheart.net/2015/04/ladybeard-debuts-idol-unit-called-ladybaby/ At the time it was not known ,what style music…

Marines Kanpai Girls True Baseball Idols

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Chiba Lotte Marines which is a Japanese pro baseball team ,just outside Tokyo in Chiba Prefecture decided that some of the stadium beer girls will become an Idol Group .They will be produced by Avex The Marines Kanpai Girls will perform Idol activities at QVC Stadium ,home of the baseball…

Idol Metal Unit HALOPERI DOLL Is Reborn

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It`s with great pleasure that HALOPERI Doll makes their return to Pure Idol Heart as the Idol metal unit has reformed with new members. Earlier this month the unit was reborn after going away in December 2014. The original line up had interesting look , however as this new unit …

Hakoiri♡Musume Theatrical Idols In a Box

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Hakoiri♡Musume or “Daughter in a box” is a hard working young Idol group that is made up of eight young Idols you had one collective dream. That dream was to become Idols and make a music video. Like many Idol groups starting out they faced many difficulties that large house…