Kasia Moś “Flashlight” (Official Single Cover)


Kasia Moś is the most-promised Polish singer and songwriter. She started her career back in 2006 with the song “I Wanna Know“, which was co-penned by Robert Janson, a famous Polish composer. It was chosen to National Final for Eurovision Song Contest and she competed that as 10th place.

Her music journey to the United States started back in 2011 with an unexpected proposal for cooperation from founder of the girl band The Pussycat Dolls Robin Antin.

In 2012 she completed Must Be The Music talent show as finished in third place. On 2015 she released her debut album with “Inspination” including the song “Addiction” which competed to last year’s National Final to Eurovision again.

Now, Kasia Moś is starting a new chapter with “Flashlight”, her brand new single which was written by Kasia herself with Rickard Bonde Truumeel and Pete Barringer.

The official version of the song was released on February 12th (via digital retailers on March 10th), and it’s first taste of her upcoming second studio album, due out later this year via Fonografika.

The song was chosen as the Polish candidature to Eurovision Song Contest 2017 and special TV show Krajowe Eliminacje on February 18th.

 

Christina Grimmie “Invisible” (Video Premiere)


The legacy of the late pop singer Christina Grimmie is alive and her family continues sharing some of her previously unreleased music to delight all her fans.

A brand new single called “Invisible” was launched on digital retailers and streaming services on February 17th and it received its first play during Elvis Duran and the Morning Show on Thursday morning.

It’s also confirmed as the first taste of Grimmie’s upcoming posthumous album, which is expected to be released sometime this year. A proper music video was premiered on March 10th. About it, they shared:

As many of you know, Christina LOVED video games and had a special fondness for anime. We created this video as a special tribute to honor that love and her desire to always bring light and love into the heart of others.

 

Hyorin and EDM DJ Justin Oh drop MV for collaboration ‘Jekyll & Hyde’


SISTAR‘s Hyorin and Justin Oh have dropped the music video for their collaboration, “Jekyll & Hyde“!

Starship Entertainment recently announced Hyorin became the first K-pop artist to sign with global EDM record label Spinnin’ Records. This led to a collaboration project with Justin Oh, a South Korean EDM DJ (Read our interview with Justin here).

Check out “Jekyll & Hyde” above, you can hear Hyorin’s voice in the chorus – let us know what you think in the comments below!

Updated with Korean version with more Hyorin:

 

EXO-CBX to officially debut in Japan in May


EXO-CBX will officially be debuting in Japan soon.

EXO’s first ever subunit will be having their unit debut in Japan in May. On the subunit debuting in Japan, Xiumin said, “We really get along well, and we know each other well. The music we want to do is similar as well. It’s our goal to meet many fans through fanmeetings.

It’s unsure if they’ll be having a new Japanese song or re-releasing “Hey Mama!” in Japanese, but stay tuned for more information.

 

CNBLUE release launching films for 7th mini album ‘7℃N’


CNBLUE have revealed the launching films for their comeback!

The idol band is coming soon with their 7th mini album titled ‘7℃N’. As stated by their comeback schedule, the launching films have been released right on time and there is one for each member! All the members look quite handsome.

Check out the launching films below and stay tuned for the full release of ‘7℃N’ on March 20!

 

PRISTIN reveal the cover image for their first mini album ‘HI! PRISTIN’


New girl group PRISTIN has dropped the cover image for their first mini album ‘HI! PRISTIN‘!SEE ALSO: PRISTIN show their unique charms in more concept photos for their debut!

An appropriate title as this will be their debut. Along with the mini-album title name are the words “Wee Woo” which is probably their title track. The girls are looking fresh and beautiful just like they did in their concept photos.

Fall into PRISTIN’s charms, and get ready for their debut album ‘Hi! PRISTIN‘ releasing on March 21.

    Miliyah to Make US Debut at Sakura-Con


    Known as “the charismatic leader of Japanese high school girls” and now marking her 13th year of career, Miliyah, also known as Kato Miliyah, will make her US performance debut at Sakura-Con at Washington State Convention Center in Seattle this spring from April 14th to 16th.

    For more information on Sakura-Con, visit http://sakuracon.org/.

    In 2009, 1.8 million copies of Miliyah‘s song Aitai were downloaded. Love Forever, a collaboration with R&B singer Shota Shimizu, was downloaded more than 2.8 million times, making Miliyah an icon of the digital generation. On March 1st this year, Miliyah released the Japanese version of How Far I’ll Go, the soundtrack of Disney movie, “Moana”.

    Miliyah is also known as a fashion icon and she designs for her own fashion brand KAWI JAMELE and jewelry brand MIRROR. In 2010, she was named as “WOMAN OF THE YEAR” by VOGUE JAPAN. Miliyah has also started her career as an author in 2011 and has since published several full length novels.

    Watch Miliyah‘s Sakura-Con trailer below:

     

    New Album from YASHIRO


    Guitarist YASHIRO, best known as the long-standing support guitarist for power metal band Mary’s Blood, will release her debut solo album on May 10th.

    Named for the Greek goddess of justice, Astraia will contain ten songs including six instrumentals. Two of these feature guest appearances by Mary’s Blood guitarist SAKI and ex-LoVendoЯ guitarist Uozumi Yuki. All of the tracks have been co-produced by veteran session musician Sakamoto Mitsuhisa.

    YASHIRO began her career in 2008 with improvisational psychedelic outfit CHIKUWA TASTING KYOKAI.

    An excerpt of YASHIRO’s instructional guitar DVD “Zettai hajikeru! Cutting Guitar cho nyumon” can be viewed below: