Friday, January 16, 2009

NEWS - johnny's jimusho

well, now i'm going to tell you about NEWS :

NEWS is a japanese boyband created by an entertainment agency in Japan named Johnny's Jimusho (Johnny's Entertainment).

NEWS used to have 9 members but now it only has 6 members, they are :
YAMASHITA TOMOHISA (leader)
TEGOSHI YUYA
MASUDA TAKAHISA
SHIGEAKI KATO
KOYAMA KEIICHIRO
NISHIKIDO RYO

NEWS was formed on September 15th 2003. They released their first single titled 'NEWS Nippon' on November 7th 2003. In December 2003, their former member named Moriuchi Takahirowas was suspended from NEWS because of an underage drinking. In July 2005 and January 2006, two of their former members were also suspended from the group because of almost same case as Moriuchi Takahiro.

On May 1st 2006, NEWS was put into a hiatus.

On January 1st 2007, NEWS was back from hiatus with 6 members formation. They also released a single titled 'Hoshi Wo Mezashite' on 7th March 2007 (with 6 members).
On November 7th 2007, they released both single and album. The single titled 'Weeeek' and the album named 'Pacific'.

On February 8th 2008, they released their eighth single titled 'Taiyou No Namida' which was used as a theme song for Yamashita Tomohisa's movie, 'Kurosagi'. On May 8th 2008, they released their ninth single titled 'Summer Time'. And the last single they released is 'Happy Birthday' on October 1st 2008.

Sources :
http://www.johnnys-indo.net/wp/?page_id=23 (indonesian)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NEWS_(band)

Now, NEWS is my favourite japanese band :D and my favourite member is Yamashita Tomohisa (Yamapi). Can't stop browsing anything about them xD. For the next time i'll post more about their members.

Arigatou!!

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