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Japan Top 10 (日本のトップ10) JPOP HITS!

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Japan Top 10 is a podcast show that focuses on the discovery of Japanese music culture. Various hosts provide entertaining, engaging and educational commentary that help instill Japanese music cultural knowledge into its listeners. Japan Top 10 also openly supports indie artists and bands who create Japanese music, or Japanese-inspired music through on-air and online segments. We have a wide variety of featured shows. Please see our website for more details on the formatting and release dates of our episodes. Feedback is welcomed through email at info@jtop10.jp! Check us out at http://jtop10.jp/ and search for us on all major podcasting platforms including Google Podcasts, TuneIn, Apple Podcasts & many more. ジャパントップ10は、日本の音楽文化発見に焦点を当てたポッドキャストです。日本の音楽文化に関する知識がリスナーの皆様に少しずつでも広がっていくよう、個性あふれるナビゲーターが、楽しく魅力にあふれ、ためになる解説をしています。 ジャパントップ10は日本音楽、もしくは日本に影響を受けた音楽を作っているインディーズアーティストやバンドを、オンエア・オンラインの一コマでご紹介することでサポートしています。 ジャパントップ10では、様々な特集を組んでいます。番組構成や放送予定については、ジャパントップ10ウェブサイトをご確認ください。 フィードバックはinfo@jtop10.jpまでメールでお送りください。お待ちしております。 ジャパントップ10について詳しくは、http://jtop10.jp/をご覧ください。また、Google Podcasts, TuneIn, Apple Podcasts, など、主要なプラットフォームでジャパントップ10をぜひ探してみて下さい!

Japan Top 10 is a podcast show that focuses on the discovery of Japanese music culture. Various hosts provide entertaining, engaging and educational commentary that help instill Japanese music cultural knowledge into its listeners. Japan Top 10 also openly supports indie artists and bands who create Japanese music, or Japanese-inspired music through on-air and online segments. We have a wide variety of featured shows. Please see our website for more details on the formatting and release dates of our episodes. Feedback is welcomed through email at info@jtop10.jp! Check us out at http://jtop10.jp/ and search for us on all major podcasting platforms including Google Podcasts, TuneIn, Apple Podcasts & many more. ジャパントップ10は、日本の音楽文化発見に焦点を当てたポッドキャストです。日本の音楽文化に関する知識がリスナーの皆様に少しずつでも広がっていくよう、個性あふれるナビゲーターが、楽しく魅力にあふれ、ためになる解説をしています。 ジャパントップ10は日本音楽、もしくは日本に影響を受けた音楽を作っているインディーズアーティストやバンドを、オンエア・オンラインの一コマでご紹介することでサポートしています。 ジャパントップ10では、様々な特集を組んでいます。番組構成や放送予定については、ジャパントップ10ウェブサイトをご確認ください。 フィードバックはinfo@jtop10.jpまでメールでお送りください。お待ちしております。 ジャパントップ10について詳しくは、http://jtop10.jp/をご覧ください。また、Google Podcasts, TuneIn, Apple Podcasts, など、主要なプラットフォームでジャパントップ10をぜひ探してみて下さい!

Location:

Toronto, ON

Description:

Japan Top 10 is a podcast show that focuses on the discovery of Japanese music culture. Various hosts provide entertaining, engaging and educational commentary that help instill Japanese music cultural knowledge into its listeners. Japan Top 10 also openly supports indie artists and bands who create Japanese music, or Japanese-inspired music through on-air and online segments. We have a wide variety of featured shows. Please see our website for more details on the formatting and release dates of our episodes. Feedback is welcomed through email at info@jtop10.jp! Check us out at http://jtop10.jp/ and search for us on all major podcasting platforms including Google Podcasts, TuneIn, Apple Podcasts & many more. ジャパントップ10は、日本の音楽文化発見に焦点を当てたポッドキャストです。日本の音楽文化に関する知識がリスナーの皆様に少しずつでも広がっていくよう、個性あふれるナビゲーターが、楽しく魅力にあふれ、ためになる解説をしています。 ジャパントップ10は日本音楽、もしくは日本に影響を受けた音楽を作っているインディーズアーティストやバンドを、オンエア・オンラインの一コマでご紹介することでサポートしています。 ジャパントップ10では、様々な特集を組んでいます。番組構成や放送予定については、ジャパントップ10ウェブサイトをご確認ください。 フィードバックはinfo@jtop10.jpまでメールでお送りください。お待ちしております。 ジャパントップ10について詳しくは、http://jtop10.jp/をご覧ください。また、Google Podcasts, TuneIn, Apple Podcasts, など、主要なプラットフォームでジャパントップ10をぜひ探してみて下さい!

Twitter:

@JapanTop10

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 363: Japan Top 10 March 2021 Artist of the Month: Gesu no Kiwami Otome

3/1/2021
From its members to the name of the band, there’s always a story when it comes to massively popular band Gesu no Kiwami Otome (ゲスの極み乙女). Since its debut in 2012, the band, led by front-man Enon Kawatani, has constantly been in the limelight in Japan’s next generation rock scene. In this Artist of the Month episode hosted by Ethel and Andy, let’s give a listen to the band’s iconic mixed genre sound behind its best work! *Scripted & Quality Assured by: Kelsey* *Hosted by: Ethel & Andy* *Audio...

Duration:00:35:51

Episode 362: Japan Top 10 Late February 2021 Countdown

2/24/2021
Summary of episode: With this week’s top 10 songs, we shake things up with a big change in the lineup. Bands like Yorushika, Nulbarich, and more take the charts by storm, making 2021 already a great year for music. Join Andy as we go through the top 10 songs this week. ------------- Scripted & Quality Assured by: Stuart Hosted by: Andy Audio Edited & Uploaded by: Vincent *Songlist:* 10) 君と僕のうた (Kimitoboku no uta) (You and my song) - THE CHARM PARK [NEW] 9) Young Japanese - OKAMOTO’S [NEW] 8)...

Duration:01:17:34

Episode 361: Japan Top 10 February 2021 Special: Fall in Love with J-Valentine Songs!

2/17/2021
Scripted & Quality Assured by: Dean Hosted by: Edward & Ai Audio Edited & Uploaded by: Illya Prepare for a sweet treat (and maybe a sugar rush!) as Edward and Ai explore the history and unique customs that have evolved around Valentine’s Day in Japan, featuring music from Superfly, Yumi Matsutoya and Perfume. *Songlist:* 12) チョコレート(Chocolate) – Leo Ieiri (家入レオ) (2014) 11) 愛をこめて花束を ( Ai-wo Komete Hanataba-wo) – Superfly [2008] 10) Give Me Chocolate! - Dish// [2013] 9) 告白 (Kokuhaku) - FUNKY...

Duration:01:29:01

Episode 360: Japan Top 10 Cultures #18: Discover the Japanese Adult Entertainment Industry *Explicit*

2/11/2021
*When it comes to all things under the sheets Japan seems to be a bit of a paradox. Though seen as sexless to some, from shunga scrolls to rental videos, the country is also the homeland of all things Hentai. So if you're feeling brave let's step behind that 18+ curtain and join Edward & Haru as we reveal the story of JAV, from its origins, to battles with the law, and a move into the 21st century.* Scripted & Quality Assured By: Hayley M Hosted by: Edward & Haru Audio edited & Uploaded by:...

Duration:01:39:45

Episode 359: Japan Top 10 February 2021 Countdown

2/3/2021
Welcome to another episode of Japan Top 10 hosted by Kirby and Tassie. In this episode, we have a mixture of some new songs from 2021 and some returning artists. In this episode we will be introducing you to GLIIICO, who made their debut back in March 2020. We also have some hits from your favourite bands like Kenshi Yonezu and LiSA in this Top 10 countdown.  Scripted by: Hayley G Hosted by: Kirby & Tassie Quality Assured by: Hayley M Audio Edited & Uploaded by: Jerome *Songlist:* 10)...

Duration:01:29:27

Episode 358: Japan Top 10 February 2021 Artist of the Month: indigo la End *Listener Appreciation Month!*

2/1/2021
You might be familiar with the name Enon Kawatani, and you might know he’s a busy (and sometimes, controversial) guy. Kawatani divides his time among FOUR bands - indigo la End, Gesu no Kiwami Otome (ゲスの極み乙女), Genie High and Ichikoro, working as vocalist, guitarist and songwriter for the first two. Formed in 2009, indigo la End is Kawatani’s first band and still to this day holds a special place in their fans’ hearts. In this Artist of the Month Episode, Ethel and Ai will be introducing you...

Duration:01:28:00

Episode 357: Japan Top 10 January 2021 Special: Listen to the Enka songs!

1/27/2021
Travel back to Japan’s rich past with a look at the popularity that was (and still is) Enka! Join Andy & Haru as they go through the history of Enka, the top songs in Japan, and modern Enka today. From Ishikawa Sayuri to Jero, get ready to get sentimental with JTop10’s new Enka special podcast!  Scripted & Quality Assured by: Stuart Hosted by: Andy & Haru Audio Edited & Uploaded by: Illya Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/japan-top-10-ri-ben-nototsupu10-jpop-hits/donations...

Duration:00:41:25

Episode 356: Japan Top 10 Cultures #17: Your Intro Guide to J-Beauty

1/20/2021
Skincare is deeply rooted in all cultures, but each country has a unique approach. And perhaps no country is as refined and dedicated as Japan in its philosophy to skincare, which actually dates back more than a thousand years. To understand J-beauty, we have to understand its heritage and history. In this Cultures Episode, follow Ai and Haru for a pamper session and a deep dive into the wonderful world of J-beauty! Scripted & Quality Assured By: Kelsey Hosted by: Ai & Haru Audio edited &...

Duration:00:19:52

Episode 355: Japan Top 10 Indie Artist Interview #5 (Puffy Shoes & N-16)

1/13/2021
Join Haru and Dean as they bring you the latest in our series of Japan Top 10 Artist Interviews, featuring two amazing punk-pop rock bands Puffy Shoes & N-16 Scripted & QAed by: Hayley M Hosted by: Dean & Haru Audio edited & Uploaded by: Vincent Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/japan-top-10-ri-ben-nototsupu10-jpop-hits/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:55:40

Episode 354: Japan Top 10 January 2021 Countdown

1/6/2021
What better way to start off a brand new year than by joining, new to Japan Top 10, Hayley G and Dean for January's J-Top10 countdown! Whether you're feeling the need for a silent moment or it's time to get loud we have all the biggest J-rock and J-pop hits waiting for you from the likes of LiSA, SEKAI NO OWARI, and milet, as well as this months brand new indie spotlight Keef Anthony! Scripted & Quality Assured by: Hayley M Hosted by: Hayley G & Dean Audio Edited & Uploaded by: Jerome...

Duration:01:03:57

Episode 353: Japan Top 10 January 2021 Artist of the Month: Masaharu Fukuyama

12/31/2020
Today’s episode hosted by Ethel and Anna is all about the multi-talented Masaharu Fukuyama. The Nagasaki-born superstar isn’t only one of the most recognizable faces on Japanese television, but also one of the most popular singer-songwriter since the debut of his first single in 1990. Just this month, he released a new album, AKIRA, delighting die-hard fans all over the world. Be prepared to be serenaded by these ever-green ballads from Fukuyama - who was once voted Japan’s most eligible...

Duration:00:29:45

Episode 352: Japan Top 10: Top 20 Best Songs of 2020

12/31/2020
Who needs crowded firework displays and packed parties, those high heels hurt too much anyway. Let’s say goodbye to 2020 in true Japan Top 10 style as Anna & Eric end the year with the 20 biggest, most monumental, J-Pop and J-rock hits of the last 12 months. Please note that the full top 20 countdown is available to our Patreon Platinum donors. See our Patreon page on how to join! Scripted by: Hayley & Stuart Hosted by: Anna & Eric Audio Edited by: Jerome & Illya Quality Assured & Uploaded...

Duration:00:50:05

Episode 350: Japan Top 10 Cultures #16: Celebrating Christmas in Japan

12/16/2020
Time for a large slice of holiday cheer as Andy & Ethel bring the mince pies and mistletoe for a Japan Top Ten Cultures episode celebrating the Holidays in Japan! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Scripted By: Hayley & Andy Hosted by: Andy & Ethel Quality Assured by: Stuart Audio edited & Uploaded by: Vincent Support this podcast at —...

Duration:00:17:53

Episode 349: Japan Top 10 December 2020 Countdown

12/10/2020
Settle down with a hot cup of cocoa as Ai and Kirby bring you our last Top 10 Countdown episode of 2020, with lots of slow and mellow tunes from artists like Masaki Suda, King Gnu and Uru - just in time for Christmas! ------------- Scripted by: Stuart & Kelsey Hosted by: Ai & Kirby Audio Edited by: Illya Quality Assured & Uploaded by: Tadamichi Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/japan-top-10-ri-ben-nototsupu10-jpop-hits/donations Advertising Inquiries:...

Duration:01:02:33

Episode 348: Japan Top 10 December 2020 Artist of the Month: Porno Graffitti (ポルノグラフィティ)

12/1/2020
Haru & Eric will be our hosts for the last Artist of the Month episode for 2020! See the rise of Porno Graffiti (ポルノグラフィティ), and how they have changed the Japanese Music Industry! *Scripted by: Stuart* *Hosted by: Haru & Eric* *Quality Assured by: Dean* *Audio Edited & Uploaded by: Jerome* Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/japan-top-10-ri-ben-nototsupu10-jpop-hits/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:30:54

Episode 347: Japan Top 10 Cultures #15: Japan Pride - LGBT Culture

11/26/2020
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Join Andy & Haru as Japan Top 10 takes a little pride in Japan and celebrates all things LGBTQ+ ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------- Scripted & Quality Assured By: Hayley ------------------------------------- ---------------------- Hosted by: Andy & Haru ----------------------...

Duration:00:15:28

Episode 346: Japan Top 10 November 2020 Countdown

11/14/2020
Prepare for lots of upbeat tracks! Tassie and Kirby are here to introduce you to some new songs from some familiar artists like LiSA, Aiko, and SUPER BEAVER. ------------- Scripted & Quality Assured by: Echo Hosted by: Tassie & Kirby Audio Edited & Uploaded by: Vincent Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/japan-top-10-ri-ben-nototsupu10-jpop-hits/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:54:07

Episode 345: Japan Top 10 November 2020 Artist of the Month: Goose House

11/1/2020
Chances are that even if you haven't heard of the band, you’ve seen their cover songs on YouTube. Goose house (グースハウス) was a six-member J-pop band formed in 2011. They first gained popularity by performing covers of Japanese songs and live-stream sessions before releasing their own music. Apart from their multi-instrumental, vocal and song-writing talents, what truly drew fans to Goose House is their infectious energy and attitude about music creation. However, Goose House disbanded in 2018...

Duration:00:30:49

Episode 344: Japan Top 10 Late October 2020 Countdown “LISTENER APPRECIATION MONTH BONUS”

10/28/2020
Join Tassie & Ai as they bring you the best & top hits, featuring many new songs from BUMP OF CHICKEN, Snow Man, and more in our Patreon-exclusive Top Ten Countdown! ------------- Scripted by: Stuart Hosted by: Tassie & Ai Quality Assured by: Echo Audio Edited & Uploaded by: Jerome *Songlist:* 10) 東京は燃えてる - GLIM SPANKY [NEW] 9) It's my life / PINEAPPLE - V6 [NEW] 8) 群青 - YOASOBI [NEW] 7) アカシア - BUMP OF CHICKEN [-2] 6) Your Song / Hey! Say! JUMP [NEW] 5) ギガアイシテル (Giga Aishiteru) - レキシ (...

Duration:01:16:12

Episode 343: Japan Top 10 Indie Artist Interview #4 (Louis Lingg and the bombs & Yuri TKA) “LISTENER APPRECIATION MONTH”

10/21/2020
Join Ethel and Andy as they bring you the latest in our series of Japan Top 10 Artist Interviews, featuring Louis Lingg and the bombs and Yuri TKA Scripted by: Hayley Hosted by: Ethel & Andy Audio edited by: Johnson QAed & Uploaded by: Tadamichi *Songlist:* *Louis Lingg and the bombs* *1:* Onigiri (*If live could change) *2:* Kokoro No Tabi - Tulip cover (*If live could change) *Yuri TKA* *3:* In Your Love (Live) *4:* Bed Room (Live) Support this podcast at —...

Duration:01:23:54