Writing a book on Japanese music has made me realise it's an entire economy in which listeners have no part. It's all about exploiting love.
"JAPAN48" being seriously floated as an idea at the Olympic opening ceremony. Yasushi Akimoto really has only ever had one idea in his life.
GIRLS: Rejected by AKB48 but still want to be told by men what to wear, how to behave and whether or not you can date? Why not join ISIS!