Posts Tagged ‘Music Station’

Girls’ Generation aims for world tour and holiday in Japan for 2012

December 24, 2011

On December 23rd, Girls’ Generation performed in Japan Asahi TV’s Music Station. Not only did they perform the Japanese version of ‘Mr. Taxi’ and ‘The Boys’, they also revealed their goals for the year 2012.

When asked ‘What was this year like for you?’, they answered, “We are very happy to have been able to make a tour around Japan, which we have dreamed for since our debut in Japan. We are also happy that we made good memories with the fans around the nation. We would love to make a second tour if we get a chance to do so.”

They also revealed their goals for 2012. Tiffany stated, “We want to have an opportunity to meet our fans all around the world by holding a world tour,” while Yuri stated, “We want to have a holiday in Japan. We have only been in Japan for work, so we want to visit various places in Japan personally such as the hot springs.”

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The Otakus revealed!

June 5, 2011

Taeyeon talked about herself being a “Cosmetics Otaku” on Japan’s Asahi TV’s ‘Music Station’ on June 3rd. Before presenting their stage performance, SNSD went through a talk session together with Japanese top stars like Hey! Say! JUMP and Alisa Mizuki. SNSD members were asked to talk about which kind of ‘Otaku’ (Otaku in Japanese means a person with abnormal addiction to certain things) they are.

The Kid Leader, Taeyeon revealed that Tiffany is a ‘Pink Otaku’. Taeyeon made a surprise comment, “She really loves pink, so not only all her stuffs are in pink, her room is also decorated in pink”.

Next, Sooyoung revealed that, “Taeyeon is a Cosmetics Otaku”. She said, “This time our members brought very big suitcases because we’re going to stay in Japan for a very long, but compared to other members who brought a lot of clothes, Taeyeon’s suitcase was filled with cosmetics”.

Taeyeon, who was feeling rather shy revealed, “I brought along 20 lips-related products, 10 make-up brushes and 5 cosmetics bags this time for the Tour”. This confession surprised Japanese artistes who were sitting adjacent the girls.

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Shoujo Jidai to perform ‘Mr.Taxi’ live for the first time on ‘Music Station’

May 6, 2011

SNSD will soon resume their Japanese activities.

SNSD will appear on Japan’s Asahi TV’s ‘Music Station’ which will be aired live on May 13th. On the show, SNSD will be performing ‘Mr.Taxi’ live for the very first time ever since the official release of the 3rd Japanese Single on April 27th.

The girls are set to ‘take on’ Japan again with their appearance on Music Station this time around. Seen by many as somehow affected by the massive earthquake on March 11th, the craze for SNSD in the Japanese music market is expected to be on the rise again.

Besides appearing on ‘Music Station’, SNSD are scheduled to kick off their Arena Tour in Osaka on May 31st. The concerts would be ongoing till July 17th where the girls will be touring Osaka, Tokyo, Saitama, Hiroshima, Nagoya and Fukuoka and perform in front of estimated audience of 100,000.


Sooyoung wants Avril Lavigne to write a song for SNSD

January 29, 2011

On Asahi TV’s ‘Music Station‘ aired on January 28th, TVXQ, SNSD and Avril Lavigne appeared on the show and according to the MCs of ‘Music Station’, it was a rather rare to have 3 foreign artistes coming on the show.

During the interview, Sooyoung expressed her admiration for Avril Lavigne and said, “Avril Lavigne has written a lot of good songs. I hope that she could write a song for us”. Upon hearing that, Avril Lavigne smiled cutely and said, “What the hell! Why not?“. The crowd gave a loud round of applause at her answer. SNSD and Avril Lavigne looked at one another and laughed.

The girls cheered for their sunbae, TVXQ/Tohoshinki’s comeback stage. TVXQ’s Changmin said, “It took us 4 years to appear on Music Station. I’m so jealous of SNSD as they appeared right after their Japanese debut”.

SNSD performed their newly released Japanese version of ‘Run Devil Run‘ in black costume. This is the girls’ first stage performance for ‘Run Devil Run’ ever since its full version was released on January 25th.

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SNSD and TVXQ to perform on Music Station

January 24, 2011

SNSD will be making their debut performance for Japanese version of ‘Run Devil Run‘ on Asahi TV’s ‘Music Station‘ on January 28th. Besides SNSD, Canadian female rock star, Avril Lavigne was also invited to the show where she will be performing her latest song, ‘What The Hell’.

To bring more excitement to the show, there has been a new addition to the list of performers. According to Japanese daily, Sankei Sports on January 24th, TVXQ will also be on ‘Music Station’, gracing the stage with their latest song ‘Why’. This is their first TV performance in Japan since TVXQ’s comeback.


Shoujo Jidai heated up Christmas Eve with ‘Genie’ and ‘Gee’

December 24, 2010

Christmas gift arrived early for those lucky ones who attended Japan’s Asahi TV’s ‘Music Station Super Live’ earlier today as the 9 angels graced the stage with their forever-awesome performances of ‘Genie‘ and ‘Gee’.

Like many of you might have noticed, our girls have shown great improvement in the level of their Japanese language. Besides Sooyoung, Tiffany and Seohyun spoke really fluently on ‘Music Station’ today. Looks like Tiffany has been utilizing her 1-month break to the fullest. Being able to speak so fluently within a month is not an easy task and it only proves that our girls are indeed very linguistic. During the interview, the MC was also amazed with the fact that their Japanese have improved.

Here’s the translation for the interview involving the MCs, Sooyoung and Yuri:

Male MC: Your Japanese has gotten much better.
Sooyoung: We study very hard.
Female MC: That’s great.
Male Mc: What’s your goal for next year?
Yuri: Next year I want to become better in Japanese. We want to challenge Japanese people ( she made a cute mistake in her Japanese.)
Sooyoung: We want to try to do a national tour in Japan.

For those who missed today’s performances and interview, here you go:

Credits:JapanTV01@YouTube/Bekkychan@Twitter (translation of interview)

The return of the eye smiles

December 20, 2010

After taking a break for over a month due to her knee injury, Tiffany will be joining the girls in their activities again in a few days time.

Tiffany will be making her first appearance ever since her injury with the rest of the SNSD members on Fuji TV’s ‘Mezamashi TV’ (Japan) which will be aired Live on December 23rd.

On December 24th, SNSD and Japan’s top artists are scheduled to attend Asahi TV’s ‘Music Station Super Live’, a year-end special program of ‘Music Station’, where Tiffany is also expected to be on stage with the girls.

On Christmas Day, December 25th, Tiffany will be making her first comeback in Korea through MBC ‘Show! Music Core Year-End Special’ where the girls are expected to deliver a powerful stage performance with the presence of all nine members on stage.