At the same time, the incredibly popular pop idol unit AKB48 built an intimately-sized theater in ... and the group’s second effort, last August’s “Boku wa Kimi ni Koi wo Shita” (“I Used to Love You”), hit #42 on Japan’s Oricon chart.
Ken Hirai's "Boku wa Kimi ni Koi o Suru" theme song for the Boku no Hatsukoi o Kimi ni Sasagu film debuted at ... The #1 single of the week was the AKB48 girl group's "River" song with 178,579 copies sold.
Suzukake no Ki no Michi de “Kimi no Hohoemi wo Yume ni Mieru” to Itteshimattara Bokutachi no Kankei ha Dou Kawatteshimau no ka, Boku nari ni Nannichika Kangaeta Ue de no Yaya Hazukashii Ketsuron no you na Mono / AKB48 2. Mae Shika Mukanee / AKB48 1.
Plus: Fan voting starts for the Billboard Japan Music Awards ... Though "R.Y.U.S.E.I." was released in 2014 and landed at No. 19 on the chart's 2014 year-end rankings, the song became a long-lasting hit through Twitter, YouTube and streaming, helping.
For Japanese viewers, the references to AKB48, Tokyo and Japanese food make us feel that much closer to Taiwanese cinema. And now there’s “One Minute More,” based on “Ippunkan Dake,” a best-selling.