Music & Morning Musume

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February 14, 2011
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Music & Morning Musume

An introduction to the world of the Japanese idol, the fandom that surrounds them and a little look into why Hello! Ranking is being built.

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Bryan Veloso

February 14, 2011
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    music & morning musumeŇ ԻָͱϞʔχϯά່Ň OR, the wonderful world of

    japanese idols and completely non-scientific trends and analytics OR, why we built a community for the niche
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    In Japanese culture, idols are (usually female) media personalities in

    their teens and early twenties who are considered particularly attractive or cute and who will, for a period ranging from several months to a few years, regularly appear in the mass media, e.g. as singers for J- pop groups, actors, TV personalities (tarento), models in photo spreads published in magazines, advertisements, etc. — Wikipedia
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    idols are SRS BSNS fans buy shit such as t-shirts,

    photosets, dvds and of course, music
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