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2016 in Japanese music

List of years in Japanese music

The year 2016 in Japanese music.

Events [ edit ]

Number-ones [ edit ]

Best-sellers [ edit ]

Artists [ edit ]

The following is a list of the 5 best-selling music artists in Japan in 2016 by value of sales, including sales of records and of DVDs and Blu-rays, according to Oricon.[1]

Rank Artist Value
1 Arashi ¥12.183 billion
2 Sandaime J Soul Brothers ¥8.256 billion
3 Nogizaka46 ¥7.437 billion
4 AKB48 ¥6.947 billion
5 Kanjani8 ¥4.788 billion

Albums [ edit ]

The following is a list of the top 10 best-selling albums in Japan in 2016, according to Oricon.[1]

Rank Album Artist Copies
1 Are You Happy? Arashi 747,115
2 The JSB Legacy Sandaime J Soul Brothers 643,115
3 Fantôme Utada Hikaru 569,963
4 Ano Hi, Ano Toki Kazumasa Oda 412,496
5 High & Low Original Best Album  [ja] Various Artists 362,024
6 Your Name Radwimps 351,811
7 Sorezore no Isu Nogizaka46 331,848
8 Fuku no Oto Masaharu Fukuyama 302,628
9 Cho Ikimonobakari ~Tennen Kinen Members’ BEST Selection~ Ikimonogakari 294,207
10 DEAR Hey! Say! JUMP 292,426

Singles [ edit ]

Oricon [ edit ]

The following is a list of the top 10 best-selling singles in Japan in 2016, according to Oricon.[1]

Rank Single Artist Copies
1 "Tsubasa wa Iranai" AKB48 1,519,387
2 "Kimi wa Melody" AKB48 1,294,962
3 "Love Trip / Shiawase wo Wakenasai" AKB48 1,213,660
4 "High Tension" AKB48 1,202,533
5 "Sayonara no Imi" Nogizaka46 910,811
6 "Hadashi de Summer" Nogizaka46 851,229
7 "I Seek/Daylight" Arashi 828,533
8 "Harujion ga Sakukoro" Nogizaka46 828,315
9 "Fukkatsu Love" Arashi 541,121
10 "Power of the Paradise" Arashi 471,619

Billboard Japan [ edit ]

The following is a list of the top 10 best-selling singles in Japan in 2016, according to Billboard Japan's year-end Top Singles Sales chart.[2][3]

Rank Single Artist Copies
1 "Tsubasa wa Iranai" AKB48 2,507,000
2 "Kimi wa Melody" AKB48 1,482,000
3 "High Tension" AKB48 1,438,000
4 "Love Trip / Shiawase wo Wakenasai" AKB48
5 "Sayonara no Imi" Nogizaka46 918,000
6 "Hadashi de Summer" Nogizaka46
7 "I Seek/Daylight" Arashi
8 "Harujion ga Sakukoro" Nogizaka46
9 "Fukkatsu Love" Arashi
10 "Chicken Line" SKE48

Awards [ edit ]

Albums released [ edit ]

January [ edit ]

Date Album Artist Genre Labels
1 D×D×D [4] Shinee J-pop, dance-pop SM Entertainment, EMI Music Japan
6 Love Bebop [5] Misia Ariola Japan
13 Ryōseibai [6] Gesu no Kiwami Otome Unborde
Odore Balcony [7] Sawa Bellwood Records
Sid All Singles Best [8] Sid Ki/oon Music
Towa [9] Yuzu Toy's Factory
20 Fake Metal Jacket [10] BiSH Sub Trax
Winter of Love [11] Koda Kumi Rhythm Zone
Miwa Ballad Collection: Graduation [12] miwa Sony Music Entertainment Japan
The Last [13] Shikao Suga Speedstar Records
27 Sea and the Darkness [14] Galileo Galilei
Best Positive [15] Lecca
Welcome to Ghost Hotel [16] Pentagon Goemon Records
Yama-P [17] Tomohisa Yamashita Sony Music Entertainment Japan
Depend on Me [18] VIXX J-pop, dance-pop Jellyfish Entertainment, CJ Victor Entertainment
29 Momento [19] Ayumi Tanaka Trio AMP Music & Records

February [ edit ]

Date Album Artist Genre Labels
3 Made Series [20] Big Bang Dance-pop, PBR&B, hip hop, acoustic YG Entertainment, Avex Trax
Pow!/L.C.S. [21] FEMM Avex Music Creative
Prism [22] Rei Yasuda Sony Music Entertainment Japan
Vanilla Beans V [23] Vanilla Beans Avex Trax
Yūjō Best [24] Yusuke Sony Music Entertainment Japan
10 Butterflies [25] Bump of Chicken
E.G. Smile: E-girls Best [26] E-girls Rhythm Zone
Makkō Shōbu [27] Ken the 390 Rhythm Zone
The World's on Fire [28] Man with a Mission Sony Music Entertainment Japan
Uta [29] Subaru Shibutani Teichiku Records
Zard Forever Best: 25th Anniversary [30] Zard B-Gram Records
12 Unfinished [31] Jungkyun (Bigflo) Pop, dance HO Company
17 Origin [32] Kana-Boon Ki/oon Music

March [ edit ]

Date Album Artist Genre Labels
2 Liberty [33] Miliyah Kato Mastersix Foundation
16 3 [34] B1A4 Pop, dance Pony Canyon
Spade 3 [35] White Ash Rock VAP

April [ edit ]

Date Album Artist Genre Labels
1 Metal Resistance [36] Babymetal J-pop, heavy metal Toy's Factory
6 N.W.U [37] F.T. Island Rock Warner Music Japan
Cosmic Explorer [38] Perfume J-pop Universal Music Japan
Stroll and Roll [39] The Pillows Delicious Label
13 High Heels [40] CLC Pop, dance Cube Entertainment Japan

May [ edit ]

Date Album Artist Genre Labels
11 Heavenly [41] SpecialThanks K.O.G.A Records
2020: T.M.Revolution All Time Best [42] T.M.Revolution Epic Records Japan
Aki Kore: MTR&Y Tour 2015 [43] Tamio Okuda Ramen Curry Music Record
Renai Shōsetsu 2: Wakaba no Koro [44] Tomoyo Harada Verve, Universal Music Japan
JaPo [45] Ua Speedstar Records
18 May Dream [46] Aiko Pony Canyon
Kidō: Start Up! [47] Ayaka Ōhashi Lantis
Brand New Maid [48] Band-Maid Nippon Crown
Eve [49] Cinema Staff Pony Canyon
D-project with Zard [50] D-project Giza Studio
Kōtetsu-jō no Kabaneri Original Soundtrack [51] Hiroyuki Sawano
Wild Lips [52] Kōji Kikkawa Warner Music Japan
S [53] Shouta Aoi B-Green
Cold Disc [54] Straightener Virgin Music

June [ edit ]

Date Album Artist Genre Labels
8 Aiiro Music [55] Indigo la End Unborde
22 Lovers, Birthday, Music [56] Lego Big Morl Oorong-sha

July [ edit ]

Date Album Artist Genre Labels
27 Sayonara Hitori [57] Taemin Pop, dance EMI Music Japan

August [ edit ]

Date Album Artist Genre Labels
10 Mirage [58] Especia Virgin Records
17 Zekkyō! [59] Pentagon Goemon Records
Quest [60] White Ash Rock VAP

September [ edit ]

Date Album Artist Genre Labels
14 This Is Flower This Is Best [61] Flower Sony Music Associated Records
21 Daydream [62] Aimer Sony Music Entertainment Japan
N Album [63] KinKi Kids Johnny's Entertainment
Life [64] Plenty Headphone Music Label
Hallelujah [65] The Novembers Hostess Entertainment
28 White Noise [66] TK Sony Music Associated Records
Fantôme [67] Utada Hikaru Virgin Records

October [ edit ]

Date Album Artist Genre Labels
5 Killer BiSH [68] BiSH Avex Trax
12 Blue [69] Androp Unborde
Girlz n' Effect [70] Happiness Universal Sigma
P.Y.L [71] illion Warner Music Japan
19 Euphoria [72] CNBLUE Rock Warner Music Japan
Frederism [73] Frederic A-Sketch
Punky [74] Kaela Kimura ELA
26 Snack Juju: Yoru no Request [75] Juju Sony Music Associated Records
Now or Never [76] Nanase Aikawa Motorod
Are You Happy [77] Arashi Pop, R&B J Storm

November [ edit ]

Day Album Artist Genre Labels
9 Exist! [78] Alexandros Rock Universal Music Japan
19 3 Pianos [79] Tanaka/Lindvall/Wallumrød Jazz Nakama Records
22 unPop [80] Charisma.com Hip hop Warner Music Japan
23 Dawn [81] AK-69 Hip hop Def Jam Recordings
Cinema Songs [82] Hiroko Yakushimaru Victor Entertainment
Greatest Hits 1991–2016: All Singles + [83] Maki Ohguro Being Inc.
Ningen Kaika [84] Radwimps Rock Universal Music Japan
The Baddest: Collaboration [85] Toshinobu Kubota Sony Music Entertainment Japan
30 Yano Sanmyaku [86] Akiko Yano Victor Entertainment
Vektor E.P. [87] Cinema Staff Pony Canyon

December [ edit ]

Day Album Artist Genre Labels
6 Pay Money to My Pain [88] Pay Money to My Pain VAP
7 24/7 (Twenty Four/Seven) [89] BtoB Kiss Entertainment
Side by Side [90] Hilcrhyme Universal Music Japan
Suolo [91] Husking Bee Nippon Crown
Alive: Always in Your Heart [92] My Name Universal Music Japan
The Best: 10 Years Story [93] Nao Matsushita Epic Records Japan
PPAP [94] Pikotaro Avex Trax
Dangerman [95] Seven Victor Entertainment
Roll Up the Collectors [96] The Collectors Nippon Columbia
14 Tokowaka no Kuni [97] Aoi Yūki FlyingDog
Asunarou [98] Aqua Timez Epic Records Japan
Ifudōdō: B.M.C.A. [99] Boys and Men Virgin Music Japan
Urban Night [100] Cyntia Indie Maker
Meshiagare no Gatling [101] Dish Sony Music Entertainment Japan
Stand!! [102] Fujifabric Sony Music Associated Records
Violet Cry [103] Garnidelia Defstar Records
Namari Sora no Stargazer [104] Good Morning America Nippon Columbia
No Shadow [105] Jun. K Epic Records Japan
Shin Enka Meikyoku Collection 4: Kiyoshi no Nihon Zenkoku Uta no Wataridori [106] Kiyoshi Hikawa Nippon Columbia
Lonely Night Magic Spell [107] Marie Ueda Giza Studio
Life [108] Masayoshi Yamazaki EMI Records Japan
Believer [109] Noriyuki Makihara Sony Music Entertainment Japan
Existence [110] Nothing's Carved in Stone Growing Up Inc.

Dynamord Label
Journey Without a Map [111] Takuro Pony Canyon
21 Pink Doll [112] Apink Avex Trax
Another Side Memories: Precious Best II [113] Deen Epic Records Japan
WWDBest: Denpa Ryōkō! [114] Dempagumi.inc Toy's Factory
Doll Memories: Best of Doll Elements [115] Doll Elements Dreamusic
S [116] Double S 301 Pony Canyon
Fes Best [117] Golden Bomber Zany Zap
Veda [118] LM.C Victor Entertainment
Neogene Creation [119] Nana Mizuki King Records
SMAP 25 Years [120] SMAP Victor Entertainment
Live for Live [121] Saori Hayami Warner Bros. Home Entertainment
Maido! Ōkini! [122] Tacoyaki Rainbow Avex Trax
Circle of Life [123] Tetsuya Kakihara Lantis
U-KISS Japan Best Collection 2011–2016 [124] U-KISS Avex Trax
Caravan wa Philia wo Kanaderu [125] Wataru Hatano DIVE II Entertainment
28 Live at Wembley [126] Babymetal Toy's Factory
Encore [127] Back Number Universal Sigma
The Mobb [128] MOBB YGEX

Deaths [ edit ]

  • February 10 – Asami Nagakiya, 30, Japanese steel pan player (suspected murder)[129]
  • April 3 – Kōji Wada, 42, Japanese singer and songwriter (pharyngeal cancer)

See also [ edit ]

References [ edit ]

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  23. ^ バニラビーンズ存続を賭けたアルバムの全貌判明、3月にはワンマン開催. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. January 26, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  24. ^ 遊助がGReeeeN、川畑要、Mummy-D、ET-KINGら17組と築いた“遊情”ベスト. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. December 18, 2015. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  25. ^ BUMP OF CHICKEN「Butterflies」とリンクした鮮やかなビジュアル完成. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. January 15, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  26. ^ E-girlsメンバーの“スマイル”用いたベスト盤ジャケ公開、新曲タイトルは「出航さ!」. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. January 14, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  27. ^ デビュー10周年のKEN THE 390、“真っ向勝負”した新作&毎月ワンマン. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. January 18, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  28. ^ MAN WITH A MISSION新作「The World's On Fire」詳細判明. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. January 6, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  29. ^ 渋谷すばる、カバーアルバム「歌」発売後にソロツアー. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. December 26, 2015. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  30. ^ ZARDデビュー25周年記念日に4枚組オールタイムベスト. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. December 8, 2015. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  31. ^ JUNGKYUN/Unfinished<通常盤>. Tower Records Online (in Japanese). Rovi Corporation. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  32. ^ KANA-BOON「SCHOOL OF LOCK!」新講師に就任. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. December 22, 2015. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  33. ^ 加藤ミリヤ、1年4カ月ぶりアルバム「パワフルな作品にしたい」. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. January 18, 2016. Retrieved November 16, 2016.
  34. ^ B1A4、日本3rdアルバム「3」のジャケット写真が公開…発売記念イベントも実施!. Kstyle (in Japanese). Line Corporation. February 25, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  35. ^ WHITE ASH、4thアルバムは「SPADE 3」. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. December 13, 2015. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  36. ^ BABYMETAL新作は「METAL RESISTANCE」、黒ミサ&赤ミサ収録BDも. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. January 15, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  37. ^ FTISLAND新アルバム「N.W.U」リリース、東名阪アリーナツアーも決定. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. February 2, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  38. ^ 伊勢丹コラボ「Perfumeダンスヒール」春にピッタリの新色登場. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. March 25, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  39. ^ the pillows新アルバムに上田健司、JIROら5人の強力ベーシスト. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. January 26, 2016. Retrieved November 15, 2016.
  40. ^ Choi, Na-yeong (March 4, 2016). 씨엘씨, 한일 동시 프로젝트 가동..4월 日미니음반 발매. Osen (in Korean). Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  41. ^ SpecialThanks、東京ワンマン収録したDVD付きミニアルバム発売. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. February 29, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  42. ^ シングル表題曲を網羅、T.M.Revolutionオールタイムベストの詳細発表. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. March 10, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  43. ^ 奥田民生ズムスタひとり股旅が映像化、秋コレツアーライブアルバムも. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. February 24, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  44. ^ 原田知世カバー集「恋愛小説」第2弾発売、レコ発イベントも決定. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. April 4, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  45. ^ UA、7年ぶりアルバムは青柳拓次プロデュースの「JaPo」. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. February 2, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  46. ^ aiko新作「May Dream」は「ルキア」CMソング含む13曲収録. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. May 1, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  47. ^ 大橋彩香、“幻のデビュー曲”含む初のフルアルバムは「起動」. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. April 21, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  48. ^ BAND-MAID、ツアー追加公演で新作発売を発表. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. February 27, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  49. ^ cinema staff、新作「eve」予約者にフォトブック配布. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. April 19, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
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  51. ^ TVアニメ『甲鉄城のカバネリ』、第3弾PVやキービジュアルなどを公開. Mynavi (in Japanese). Mynavi Corporation. March 18, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  52. ^ 2人の吉川晃司がセクシーな唇巡り争奪戦. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. April 17, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  53. ^ 蒼井翔太、初のベスト盤「S」を5月にリリース. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. February 23, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  54. ^ ストレイテナー、ニューアルバム発売&全国ツアー開催を発表. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. March 10, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  55. ^ indigo la Endが6月にアルバム「藍色ミュージック」発表、9都市ツアーも. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. April 12, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  56. ^ LEGO BIG MORL、ベスト盤に新曲&「dim」原曲を収録. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. April 10, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  57. ^ SHINeeテミンが日本ソロデビュー、誕生日にイベントも. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. June 23, 2016. Retrieved November 11, 2016.
  58. ^ Especia、新体制での第1弾作品『Mirage』を8月にリリース. CDJournal (in Japanese). Ongaku Shuppansha Company. July 12, 2016. Retrieved November 16, 2016.
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  60. ^ WHITE ASHが全曲「モンスト」の新作リリース、初回盤ジャケにルシファー降臨. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. July 2, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  61. ^ Flower、9月に初のベストアルバム発売. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. July 6, 2016. Retrieved December 29, 2016.
  62. ^ AimerアルバムにワンオクTaka、androp内澤、時雨TK、RAD野田ら提供曲. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. August 18, 2016. Retrieved December 29, 2016.
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  64. ^ plenty、1年ぶりニューアルバム「life」発売. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. August 8, 2016. Retrieved December 29, 2016.
  65. ^ THE NOVEMBERS、アルバム発売記念し全国6都市でワンマンツアー. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 29, 2016.
  66. ^ TK from 凛として時雨、アルバムリリース&ツアー開催決定. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. August 6, 2016. Retrieved December 29, 2016.
  67. ^ 宇多田ヒカル8年半ぶりフルアルバムは11曲収録の「Fantôme」. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. August 9, 2016. Retrieved November 16, 2016.
  68. ^ BiSHメジャー1stアルバム全貌解禁、1日限定300円で配信も. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. August 31, 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  69. ^ androp、アルバム「blue」収録内容明らかに. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. September 15, 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  70. ^ Happiness、サマンサCM曲含む約4年ぶりのアルバム発売. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. September 15, 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  71. ^ illion新作「P.Y.L」CD、DVD、アナログの全容. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. September 2, 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  72. ^ CNBLUE 5thアルバム『EUPHORIA』&ツアー決定、感謝と祝福の『CN5キャンペーン』も. Excite Music (in Japanese). Excite Japan. September 5, 2016. Retrieved November 16, 2016.
  73. ^ フレデリックのアルバム詳細明らかに、インディーズ時代の楽曲も. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. September 9, 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  74. ^ 木村カエラ1年10カ月ぶりアルバム「PUNKY」発表、全国ツアーも. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. July 13, 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  75. ^ JUJU「Request」シリーズ第3弾は80年代の名曲収めた“スナックアルバム”. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. August 16, 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  76. ^ 相川七瀬の3年半ぶりオリジナルアルバムにシド明希、Jら提供曲. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. September 16, 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  77. ^ 嵐ニューアルバム「Are You Happy?」全貌明らかに、笑顔ジャケも公開. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. October 6, 2016. Retrieved March 3, 2017.
  78. ^ [Alexandros]「EXIST!」詳細発表、初回盤には城ホール本編映像&副音声付きMV集. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. October 7, 2016. Retrieved December 8, 2016.
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  87. ^ cinema staff、トレイラーで新曲の一部公開. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. October 16, 2016. Retrieved November 22, 2016.
  88. ^ Pay money To my Pain、12/6にリリースするコンプリート・ボックスをメンバー自ら解説! 映像"「COMPLETE BOX」〜開封の儀〜"公開!!. Geki-Rock (in Japanese). Geki-Rock Entertainment. November 29, 2016. Retrieved December 8, 2016.
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  96. ^ THE COLLECTORS、22枚目のオリジナルアルバムに野音映像も. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. October 22, 2016. Retrieved December 8, 2016.
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  99. ^ 氣志團、BOYS AND MENに四字熟語詰め込んだ楽曲を提供. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. November 18, 2016. Retrieved December 15, 2016.
  100. ^ CYNTIA、ニューアルバム『Urban Night』で完全復活. Barks (in Japanese). Japan Music Network. November 18, 2016. Retrieved December 15, 2016.
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  103. ^ GARNiDELiA、2年ぶりのオリジナルアルバムは「Violet Cry」. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. September 23, 2016. Retrieved November 22, 2016.
  104. ^ グドモ年末にニューアルバム、初回盤DVDには本日開催フェス映像. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. November 5, 2016. Retrieved December 15, 2016.
  105. ^ 2PMのJun. K、日本ソロツアー「NO SHADOW」最終日公演のライブ・ビューイングが決定!. Kstyle (in Japanese). Line Corporation. November 30, 2016. Retrieved December 15, 2016.
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  107. ^ 植田真梨恵、年末に「魔法の呪文のような」2ndアルバム発表. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. October 20, 2016. Retrieved November 22, 2016.
  108. ^ 山崎まさよし、自身の人生観を表す3年3カ月ぶりアルバム「LIFE」. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. November 11, 2016. Retrieved November 22, 2016.
  109. ^ ユーミンカバーも!槇原敬之新作アルバム詳細. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. November 15, 2016. Retrieved November 22, 2016.
  110. ^ Nothing's Carved In Stone新アルバムタイトル&発売日決定. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. October 13, 2016. Retrieved November 22, 2016.
  111. ^ GLAY・TAKUROソロ始動、プロデュースは盟友B'z松本定. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. September 27, 2016. Retrieved December 15, 2016.
  112. ^ Apink、アルバム『PINK♡DOLL』全曲トレーラーにドキュメントも. Barks (in Japanese). Japan Music Network. December 11, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
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  114. ^ でんぱ組.inc、新曲も収めた初の3枚組ベスト盤リリース. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. September 8, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  115. ^ Doll☆Elementsが年明けZepp公演で解散「残りの時間を全力で走りきる」. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. October 29, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  116. ^ Double S 301、日本セカンド・ミニ・アルバム『S(エス)』. Tower Records Online (in Japanese). Rovi Corporation. September 8, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
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  118. ^ LM.Cが12月に新アルバム「VEDA」発表、限定盤には本日のライブ映像も. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. October 16, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  119. ^ ハマスタから甲子園まで、水樹奈々のライブに迫るドキュメント写真集. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. November 7, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  120. ^ SMAP「ファンの皆様の思いを大切に受け止め」リクエストベスト盤を発売. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. September 21, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  121. ^ 早見沙織が新作ミニアルバム発売、昨日終幕ツアーのライブ映像&音源も. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. November 4, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  122. ^ たこやきレインボーが中野で仮面舞踏会、1stアルバムから新曲たっぷり初披露. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. October 31, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  123. ^ 柿原徹也、5枚目のミニ・アルバム『Circle of LIFE』のタワレコ特典絵柄公開. Tower Records Online (in Japanese). Rovi Corporation. December 9, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  124. ^ U-KISS、新曲「Lots of love」をAWAで先行配信。メンバーが選曲したプレイリストも公開. Barks (in Japanese). Japan Music Network. November 30, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  125. ^ 羽多野渉、西寺郷太作詞「ユーリ!!! on ICE」ED曲の試聴開始. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. October 4, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  126. ^ BABYMETALウェンブリー公演、ライブアルバムも発売決定. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. November 11, 2016. Retrieved December 29, 2016.
  127. ^ back number、ベスト盤「アンコール」の詳細明らかに. Natalie (in Japanese). Natasha, Inc. November 1, 2016. Retrieved December 29, 2016.
  128. ^ iKON、アンコール公演<iKON JAPAN TOUR 2016~2017>開催決定. Barks (in Japanese). Japan Music Network. November 14, 2016. Retrieved December 29, 2016.
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