Singer Crystal Kay, 24, has cancelled her 11-concert Japan tour—due to start in mid-February—because of a kidney ailment… The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has appointed singer Sachiko Kobayashi as its new “Rice Ambassador” as part of a campaign to boost flagging sales of the grain… Pop group Arashi hopes to get into the Guinness World Records for filming 60 separate versions of a TV commercial for KDDI’s Android au smartphone.
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