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SMAP was a Japanese boy band, composed of Masahiro Nakai, Takuya Kimura, Goro Inagaki, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, and Shingo Katori. [1]

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Ad Council Japan

, formerly named until June 30, 2009, is a private non-profit organization that distributes Japanese public service announcements on behalf of various sponsors, including both non-profit organizations and government agencies.

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Africa is the world's second largest and second most-populous continent (behind Asia in both categories).

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Agence France-Presse

Agence France-Presse (AFP) is an international news agency headquartered in Paris, France.

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is a Japanese food and chemical corporation which produces seasonings, cooking oils, TV dinners, sweeteners, amino acids, and pharmaceuticals.

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All Nippon Airways

, also known as or ANA, is the largest airline in Japan on the basis of fleet size.

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, also known as, is a serialized Japanese television drama programs series broadcast in the mornings by Japanese public broadcaster NHK.

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Asahi Soft Drinks

is a soft drink company founded in 1982 and headquartered in the Azuma-bashi district of Sumida, Tokyo, Japan.

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Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern Hemispheres.

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An astronaut or cosmonaut is a person trained by a human spaceflight program to command, pilot, or serve as a crew member of a spacecraft.

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Asunaro Hakusho

is a manga series by Fumi Saimon that was serialized in Shogakukan's Big Comic Spirits.

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Auto racing

Auto racing (also known as car racing, motor racing, or automobile racing) is a motorsport involving the racing of automobiles for competition.

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is a Japanese rock duo, consisting of guitarist, composer and producer and vocalist and lyricist,佐伯明『B'z ウルトラクロニクル』ソニー・マガジンズ、2003年。新型光「 」 R25、2005年12月15日。(参照:2007年5月1日。) known for their energetic hard-rock tracks and pop ballads.

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Beijing, formerly romanized as Peking, is the capital of the People's Republic of China, the world's second most populous city proper, and most populous capital city.

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is a single-portion take-out or home-packed meal common in Japanese cuisine.

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Blu-ray or Blu-ray Disc (BD) is a digital optical disc data storage format.

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Boss Coffee

is a brand name of canned and plastic bottled coffee and coffee-flavored beverages sold by Suntory in Japan.

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is a major Japanese snack food maker.

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Caroline Kennedy

Caroline Bouvier Kennedy (born November 27, 1957) is an American author, attorney, and diplomat who served as the United States Ambassador to Japan from 2013 to 2017.

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Celebrity refers to the fame and public attention accorded by the mass media to individuals or groups or, occasionally, animals, but is usually applied to the persons or groups of people (celebrity couples, families, etc.) themselves who receive such a status of fame and attention.

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Cha Katō

(born 1 March 1943, Fukushima, Fukushima), also known as Kato-chan, is a male Japanese comedian and actor.

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Chage and Aska

Chage and Aska are a Japanese popular music duo composed of male singer-songwriters from Fukuoka Prefecture: Chage (born January 6, 1958) and Aska (born February 24, 1958).

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Chiba, Chiba

, literally "Thousand(s) Leaves", is the capital city of Chiba Prefecture, Japan.

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China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.

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China–Japan relations

China–Japan relations or Sino-Nippon relations (日中関係; にっちゅうかんけい) refer to the international relations between the People's Republic of China and the State of Japan.

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Clip show

A clip show is an episode of a television series that consists primarily of excerpts from previous episodes.

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Commercial broadcasting

Commercial broadcasting (also called private broadcasting) is the broadcasting of television programs and radio programming by privately owned corporate media, as opposed to state sponsorship.

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Contemporary R&B

Contemporary R&B (also known as simply R&B), is a music genre that combines elements of rhythm and blues, pop, soul, funk, hip hop, and electronic music.

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Cross-dressing is the act of wearing items of clothing and other accoutrements commonly associated with the opposite sex within a particular society.

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Dole Food Company

Dole Food Company, Inc. is an American agricultural multinational corporation headquartered in Westlake Village, California.

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Dragon Quest IX

Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies is a role-playing video game for the Nintendo DS.

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Dragon Quest VII

Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past is a Japanese role-playing video game developed by Heartbeat and ArtePiazza, and published by Enix for the PlayStation in.

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Dragon Quest VIII

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King, known in the PAL regions as Dragon Quest: The Journey of the Cursed King, is a role-playing video game developed by Level-5 and published by Square Enix for the PlayStation 2.

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Dragon Quest X

Dragon Quest X is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) developed and published by Square Enix.

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DVD (an abbreviation of "digital video disc" or "digital versatile disc") is a digital optical disc storage format invented and developed by Philips and Sony in 1995.

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Eikichi Yazawa

is an influential Japanese singer-songwriter, and important figure in Japanese popular music.

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was a Japanese video game publisher that produced video games, anime and manga.

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is a popular Japanese music genre considered to resemble traditional Japanese music stylistically.

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Eric Clapton

Eric Patrick Clapton, (born 1945), is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter.

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Expo 2010

Expo 2010, officially the Expo 2010 Shanghai China, was held on both banks of the Huangpu River in Shanghai, China, from 1 May to 31 October 2010.

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Fuji TV

is a Japanese television station based in Odaiba, Minato, Tokyo, Japan, also known as or CX, based on the station's call sign "JOCX-DTV".

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Fujisawa, Kanagawa

is a city in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.

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is the capital city of Fukuoka Prefecture, situated on the northern shore of Japanese island Kyushu.

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Fukushima Prefecture

is a prefecture of Japan located in the Tōhoku region.

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Furuhata Ninzaburō

is a Japanese television series that ran periodically on Fuji Television from 1994 until its final episodes (specials) in 2006.

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Goro Inagaki

is a Japanese musician and actor from Itabashi, Tokyo.

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Heavy metal music

Heavy metal (or simply metal) is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom.

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Hello Kitty

(full name) is a fictional character produced by the Japanese company Sanrio, created by Yuko Shimizu and currently designed by Yuko Yamaguchi.

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Hero (2001 TV series)

Hero is a Japanese drama series that aired in Japan on Fuji TV in 2001.

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Hero (2007 film)

Hero is a 2007 Japanese feature film based on the 2001 Japanese TV series of the same name.

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Hikaru Genji (band)

was a Japanese musical idol group named after the character Hikaru Genji of The Tale of Genji.

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Hime-chan's Ribbon

is a magical girl manga series created by Megumi Mizusawa that was serialized in Ribon Magazine from August 1990 to January 1994.

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Howl's Moving Castle

Howl's Moving Castle is a fantasy novel by British author Diana Wynne Jones, first published in 1986 by Greenwillow Books of New York.

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Howl's Moving Castle (film)

is a 2004 Japanese animated fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki.

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ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating

The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating (ISU Champions Series from 1995 to 1997) is a series of senior international figure skating competitions organized by the International Skating Union.

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is a special ward located in Tokyo Metropolis, Japan.

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Iwate Prefecture

is a prefecture in the Tōhoku region of Japan.

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J-pop (often stylized as J-POP; ジェイポップ jeipoppu; an abbreviation for Japanese pop), natively also known simply as, is a musical genre that entered the musical mainstream of Japan in the 1990s.

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James Brown

James Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006) was an American singer, songwriter, dancer, musician, record producer and bandleader.

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Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.

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Japan Agricultural Cooperatives

, also known as JA or, refers to the 694 regional co-ops in Japan that supply members with input for production, undertake packaging, transportation, and marketing of agricultural products, and provide financial services.

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Japan Gold Disc Award

The Japan Gold Disc Award (日本ゴールドディスク大賞) for music sales in the Recording Industry Association of Japan, is major music awards held annually in Japan.

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Japanese Red Cross Society

The is the Japanese affiliate of the International Red Cross.

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Japanese Society for Rights of Authors, Composers and Publishers

The, often referred to as JASRAC, is a Japanese copyright collection society.

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Johnny & Associates

is a Japanese talent agency, formed by Johnny Kitagawa in 1962, which trains and promotes groups of male entertainers known as.

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Johnny Kitagawa

, is a Japanese-American businessman and talent manager.

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JVC Kenwood Victor Entertainment

, formerly and, is a subsidiary of JVC Kenwood that produces and distributes music, movies and other entertainment products such as anime and television shows in Japan.

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Kanagawa Prefecture

is a prefecture located in Kantō region of Japan.

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Kantō region

The is a geographical area of Honshu, the largest island of Japan.

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Kasukabe, Saitama

is a city located in Saitama Prefecture, Japan.

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Kōhaku Uta Gassen

, more commonly known as simply Kōhaku, which official translation is "Year-end Song Festival", is an annual music show on New Year's Eve produced by Japanese public broadcaster NHK and broadcast on television and radio, nationally and internationally by the NHK network and by some overseas (mainly cable) broadcasters who buy the program.

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Kōki Mitani

is a Japanese playwright, screenwriter, actor and film director and was previously married to Japanese actress Satomi Kobayashi.

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Kirin Company

is an integrated beverages company.

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Knorr (brand)

Knorr is a German food and beverage brand.

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is the capital city of Kumamoto Prefecture on the island of Kyushu, Japan.

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List of best-selling music artists in Japan

The best-selling music artists in Japan include Japanese artists with claims of 15 million or more record sales.

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Long Vacation

Long Vacation (ロングバケーション, also known as ロンバケ) is a Japanese television drama series from Fuji Television, first shown in Japan from 15 April to 24 June 1996.

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Loudspeaker (album)

Loudspeaker is an instrumental album by the guitarist Marty Friedman, released in 2006 in Japan, and 2007 in United States.

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Marty Friedman

Martin Adam "Marty" Friedman (born December 8, 1962) is an American guitarist, known for his tenure as the lead guitarist for heavy metal band Megadeth which spanned nearly the full decade of the 1990s.

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Masahiro Nakai

is a Japanese television host, actor, newscaster, radio personality.

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Masataka Itsumi

was a Japanese television announcer, tarento, writer, singer and master of ceremonies.

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Masayoshi Yamazaki

is a Japanese singer-songwriter who plays guitar-driven blues, rock, and pop music, though he has also recorded piano ballads.

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Meiji Dairies

is the trade name of a food company in Japan,, until March 31, 2011.

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Mitsui Fudosan

is a major real estate developer in Japan.

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Morinaga Milk Industry

() is a milk products and sweets company in Tokyo, Japan, in operation since September 1, 1917.

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Music Station

is a Japanese music television program.

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Nada Sōsō

is a song written by Japanese band Begin and singer Ryoko Moriyama.

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is the largest city in the Chūbu region of Japan.

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National anthem

A national anthem (also state anthem, national hymn, national song, etc.) is generally a patriotic musical composition that evokes and eulogizes the history, traditions, and struggles of its people, recognized either by a nation's government as the official national song, or by convention through use by the people.

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National Stadium (Tokyo)

was a multi-purpose stadium in Kasumigaoka, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan.

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News program

A news program, news programme, news show, or newscast is a regularly scheduled radio or television program that reports current events.

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is Japan's national public broadcasting organization.

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NHK Nodo Jiman

is a long-running TV program broadcast on NHK TV and NHK radio in Japan.

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Nihon no Uta Hyakusen

is a selection of songs and nursery rhymes widely beloved in Japan, sponsored by the Agency for Cultural Affairs and Nippon PTA.

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is a business district of Chūō, Tokyo, Japan which grew up around the bridge of the same name which has linked two sides of the Nihonbashi River at this site since the 17th century.

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Nippon Budokan

, often shortened to simply Budokan, is an indoor arena located in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan.

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Nippon Foundation

of Tokyo, Japan, is a private, non-profit grant-making organization. It was established in 1962 by Ryoichi Sasakawa, a late statesman and businessman.

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Nippon Telegraph and Telephone

, commonly known as NTT, is a Japanese telecommunications company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Nippon TV

, doing business as Nippon TV, is a television network based in the Shiodome area of Minato, Tokyo, Japan and is controlled by the Yomiuri Shimbun publishing company.

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Nissan Stadium (Yokohama)

, known as until 2005, is a sports venue in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, that opened in March 1998.

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Olympic Games

The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (Jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions.

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, established in 1999, is the holding company at the head of a Japanese corporate group that supplies statistics and information on music and the music industry in Japan.

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, produced by Otsuka Chemical Holdings Co., Ltd., (distributed and sold by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co.) is a carbonated beverage available in Japan.

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() is a designated city in the Kansai region of Japan.

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Otsuka Pharmaceutical

(), abbreviated OPC, is a pharmaceutical company headquartered in Tokyo, Osaka and Naruto, Japan.

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, formerly known as, is a Japanese multinational electronics corporation headquartered in Kadoma, Osaka, Japan.

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Paralympic Games

The Paralympic Games is a major international multi-sport event involving athletes with a range of disabilities, including impaired muscle power (e.g. paraplegia and quadriplegia, muscular dystrophy, post-polio syndrome, spina bifida), impaired passive range of movement, limb deficiency (e.g. amputation or dysmelia), leg length difference, short stature, hypertonia, ataxia, athetosis, vision impairment and intellectual impairment.

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Pocari Sweat

is a Japanese sports drink, manufactured by Otsuka Pharmaceutical.

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Prime Minister of Japan

The is the head of government of Japan.

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Professional baseball in Japan

Professional baseball in Japan first started in the 1920s, but it was not until the was established in 1934 that the modern professional game had continued success.

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Recording Industry Association of Japan

The is an industry trade group composed of Japanese corporations involved in the music industry.

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Recruit (company)

Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. provides integrated human resource services.

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Saitama Prefecture

is a prefecture of Japan located in the Kantō region.

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Saitama Super Arena

is a multi-purpose indoor arena located in Chūō-ku, Saitama City, Saitama, Japan.

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Saitama, Saitama

is the capital and the most populous city of Saitama Prefecture, Japan.

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Sankei Sports

is a Japanese language daily sports newspaper published by Sankei Shimbun.

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Sanma Akashiya

is a Japanese TV comedian and actor simply known as Sanma.

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is a Japanese company that designs, licenses and produces products focusing on the kawaii (cute) segment of Japanese popular culture.

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is the fifth largest city of Japan by population, and the largest city on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido.

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is a Japanese yonkoma manga series written and illustrated by Machiko Hasegawa.

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Sekai ni Hitotsu Dake no Hana

is a song recorded by Japanese boy band SMAP.

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Seven & I Holdings Co.

is a Japanese diversified retail group headquartered in Nibancho, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan.

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Shanghai (Wu Chinese) is one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of China and the most populous city proper in the world, with a population of more than 24 million.

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Shanghai Stadium

The Shanghai Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Shanghai, China.

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() is a company providing food services and operating the largest karaoke shop chain in Japan.

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Shingo Katori

is a Japanese actor, singer, of television host, radio personality.

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Shinzō Abe

is a Japanese politician serving as the 63rd and current Prime Minister of Japan and Leader of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) since 2012, previously being the 57th officeholder from 2006 to 2007.

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is a Japanese multinational personal care company, that is a skin care, hair care, cosmetics and fragrance producer.

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Shizuka Kudo

is a Japanese singer pop idol and actress born in Hamura, Tokyo.

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Single (music)

In music, a single, record single or music single is a type of release, typically a song recording of fewer tracks than an LP record, an album or an EP record.

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SMAP was a Japanese boy band, composed of Masahiro Nakai, Takuya Kimura, Goro Inagaki, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, and Shingo Katori.

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SMAP discography

The discography of Japanese boy band SMAP consists of 21 studio albums, 5 compilation albums, 23 video albums, and numerous singles.

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SMAP×SMAP, often referred to simply as Sma-Sma, is a Japanese television variety show hosted by boy band SMAP.

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Soft drink

A soft drink (see terminology for other names) typically contains carbonated water (although some lemonades are not carbonated), a sweetener, and a natural or artificial flavoring.

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SoftBank Group

is a Japanese multinational holding conglomerate headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Sogo & Seibu

is a Japanese retail company that operates four retail franchises: Loft, Robinson Department Store, Sogo, and Seibu Department Stores.

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Soichi Noguchi

is a Japanese aeronautical engineer and a JAXA astronaut.

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Space Shuttle Discovery

Space Shuttle Discovery (Orbiter Vehicle Designation: OV-103) is one of the orbiters from NASA's Space Shuttle program and the third of five fully operational orbiters to be built.

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Sports commentator

In sports broadcasting, a sports commentator (also known as sports announcer, sportscaster or play-by-play announcer) gives a running commentary of a game or event in real time, usually during a live broadcast, traditionally delivered in the historical present tense.

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Sports drink

Sports drinks are beverages whose stated purpose is to help athletes replace water, electrolytes, and energy before and after training or competition, though their efficiency for that purpose has been questioned, particularly after exercise.

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Square Enix

Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. is a Japanese video game developer, publisher, and distribution company that is best known for its Final Fantasy, Dragon Quest, and Kingdom Hearts role-playing video game franchises, among numerous others.

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is a Japanese brewing and distilling company group.

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Super Modern Artistic Performance

Super Modern Artistic Performance (stylized as super.modern.artistic.performance) is the eighteenth studio album of Japanese boy band SMAP, released on September 24, 2008 by Victor Entertainment in Japan.

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Taiga drama

is the name NHK gives to the annual, year-long historical fiction television drama series it broadcasts in Japan.

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Takuya Kimura

, also known as Kimutaku, is a Japanese actor, singer, radio personality.

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TBS Television

is a TV station in Kantō region, wholly owned by Tokyo Broadcasting System Holdings.

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A telethon (a portmanteau of "television" and "marathon") is a televised fundraising event that lasts many hours or even days, the purpose of which is to raise money for a charitable, political or other purportedly worthy cause.

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The Black Eyed Peas

The Black Eyed Peas (originally simply Black Eyed Peas) are an American musical group, consisting of rappers will.i.am, apl.de.ap, and Taboo, and formerly Fergie.

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The Japan Times

The Japan Times is Japan's largest and oldest English-language daily newspaper.

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Tokio Marine Nichido

, commonly called Tokio Marine Nichido, is a property/casualty insurance subsidiary of Tokio Marine Holdings, the largest non-mutual private insurance group in Japan.

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, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.

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Tokyo Broadcasting System

, TBS Holdings, Inc. or TBSHD, is a stockholding company in Tokyo, Japan.

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Tokyo Dome

is a stadium in Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan.

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Tokyo Friend Park 2

Tokyo Friend Park 2 (東京フレンドパークII; often abbreviated as "TFP2") is a Japanese game show that premiered in April 1994 on the Tokyo Broadcasting Station (TBS).

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Tommy Lee Jones

Tommy Lee Jones (born September 15, 1946) is an American actor and filmmaker.

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Tsuyoshi Kusanagi

is a Japanese actor, singer, television host, and a member of SMAP, the best-selling boy band in Asia.

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TV Asahi

, also known as EX and, is a Japanese television network with its headquarters in Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo, Japan.

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TV Tokyo

is a television station headquartered in Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo, Japan.

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Umechan Sensei

is a Japanese television drama series.

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Universal Studios Japan

, located in Osaka, is one of four Universal Studios theme parks, owned and operated by USJ Co., Ltd., which is wholly owned by NBCUniversal (as of 2017).

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was a Japanese music variety show, broadcast weekly from October 15, 1996 until March 23, 2010 on TBS.

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Waratte Iitomo!

was a Japanese variety show aired every weekday on Fuji TV.

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William James Adams Jr. (born March 15, 1975), known professionally as will.i.am (pronounced "will I am"), is an American musician, rapper, singer, songwriter, and actor.

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, literally "Port to the side" or "Beside the port", is the second largest city in Japan by population, after Tokyo, and the most populous municipality of Japan.

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2002 FIFA World Cup

The 2002 FIFA World Cup was the 17th FIFA World Cup, the quadrennial world championship for men's national football teams organized by FIFA.

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2004 Summer Olympics

The 2004 Summer Olympic Games (Θερινοί Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες 2004), officially known as the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad and commonly known as Athens 2004, was a premier international multi-sport event held in Athens, Greece, from 13 to 29 August 2004 with the motto Welcome Home. 10,625 athletes competed, some 600 more than expected, accompanied by 5,501 team officials from 201 countries.

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2006 Winter Olympics

The 2006 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XX Olympic Winter Games (Les XXes Jeux olympiques d'hiver, XX Giochi olimpici invernali) and commonly known as Turin 2006 or italic, was a winter multi-sport event which was held in Turin, Piedmont, Italy from February 10 to 26, 2006.

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2006 World Baseball Classic

The 2006 World Baseball Classic was the inaugural tournament between national baseball teams that included players from Major League Baseball.

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2008 Summer Olympics

The 2008 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXIX Olympiad and commonly known as Beijing 2008, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 8 to 24 August 2008 in Beijing, China.

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2009 World Aquatics Championships

The 2009 World Aquatics Championships (Campionati mondiali di nuoto 2009) or the XIII FINA World Championships were held in Rome, Italy from July 17 to August 2, 2009.

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2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami

The was a magnitude 9.0–9.1 (Mw) undersea megathrust earthquake off the coast of Japan that occurred at 14:46 JST (05:46 UTC) on Friday 11 March 2011, with the epicentre approximately east of the Oshika Peninsula of Tōhoku and the hypocenter at an underwater depth of approximately.

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2012 Summer Olympics

The 2012 Summer Olympics, formally the Games of the XXX Olympiad and commonly known as London 2012, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 27 July to 12 August 2012 in London, United Kingdom.

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2014 MLB Japan All-Star Series

The 2014 MLB Japan All-Star Series was the eleventh edition of the championship, a best-of-five series between the All-Star team from Major League Baseball (MLB) and, for the first time in series history, the national team Samurai Japan.

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2016 Kumamoto earthquakes

The are a series of earthquakes, including a magnitude 7.0 mainshock which struck at 01:25 JST on April 16, 2016 (16:25 UTC on April 15) beneath Kumamoto City of Kumamoto Prefecture in Kyushu Region, Japan, at a depth of about, and a foreshock earthquake with a magnitude 6.2 at 21:26 JST (12:26 UTC) on April 14, 2016, at a depth of about.

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2016 Summer Olympics

The 2016 Summer Olympics (Jogos Olímpicos de Verão de 2016), officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad and commonly known as Rio 2016, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 5 to 21 August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with preliminary events in some sports beginning on 3 August.

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2020 Summer Olympics

The 2020 Summer Olympics, officially known as the and commonly known as Tokyo 2020, is a forthcoming international multi-sport event that is scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020.

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21st century

The 21st century is the current century of the Anno Domini era or Common Era, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar.

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7-Eleven is a Japanese-owned American international chain of convenience stores, headquartered in Irving, Texas.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SMAP

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