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BABYMETAL: 'Give Me Choco!!' Video Released

"Give Me Choco!!", the new video from BABYMETAL — the heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal — can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's debut album, which was released today (February 26) via Toy's ...

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BABYMETAL To Release Debut Album This Month

BABYMETAL — the heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal — will release its debut album on February 26 via Toy's Factory. The effort will be made available in regular and limited editions. The CD includes five of BABYMETAL's ...

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BABYMETAL: 'Cutest Headbangers On The Planet'

Razor TV conducted an interview with BABYMETAL — the heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal — when the band performed in Singapore in December 2013. You can now watch the chat below. BABYMETAL released its first-ever concert Blu-ray, ...

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BABYMETAL Interviewed At ANIME FESTIVAL ASIA (Video)

MTV 81 conducted an interview with BABYMETAL — the heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal — at Asia's biggest anime bash, Anime Festival Asia 2013. You can now watch the chat below. BABYMETAL released its first-ever concert Blu-ray, ...

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BABYMETAL: Another Performance Clip From Concert DVD, Blu-Ray

BABYMETAL, the heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal, will release its first-ever concert Blu-ray, "Live ~Legend I, D, Z Apocalypse~", on November 20 (the limited-edition DVD box was issued on October 19). The set contains footage of the ...

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BABYMETAL: Performance Clip From Concert DVD, Blu-Ray

BABYMETAL, the heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal, will release its first-ever concert Blu-ray, "Live ~Legend I, D, Z Apocalypse~", on November 20 (the limited-edition DVD box was issued on October 19). The set contains footage of the ...

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BABYMETAL To Release Concert DVD, Blu-Ray

BABYMETAL, the heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal, will release its first-ever concert DVD and Blu-ray, "Live ~Legend I, D, Z Apocalypse~", on November 20 (Blu-ray) and October 19 (limited-edition DVD box). The set will contain footage of ...

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BABYMETAL: Pro-Shot Footage Of MetRock Festival Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of BABYMETAL's May 26 performance at the MetRock 2013 festival in Tokyo, Japan can be seen below. BABYMETAL is the heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal. BABYMETAL's "Megitsune" single was released on June 19. ...

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BABYMETAL: 'Megitsune' Video Released

"Megitsune", the new video from BABYMETAL, the heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal, can be seen below. Due to be released as a single on June 19, the song is said to combine traditional Japanese instruments with metal ...

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BABYMETAL To Release New Single, Embark On 'Death Match Tour'

BABYMETAL, the heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal, will release a new single, "Megitsune", on June 19. The song is said to combine traditional Japanese instruments with metal overtones and an enka ballad to create a festive sound. ...

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Japan's BABYMETAL Talks 'Headbangeeeeerrrrr!' Single, Plans To Travel Overseas (Video)

A new three-minute video message from BABYMETAL, a heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal, about their new single, "Headbangeeeeerrrrr!!!!!", and their plans to travel overseas can be seen below (in Japanese, with English subtitles). "Headbangeeeeerrrrr!!!!!" will be officially ...

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BABYMETAL: 'Headbangeeeeerrrrr!!!!!' Video Released

"Headbangeeeeerrrrr!!!!!", the new video from BABYMETAL, a heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal, can be seen below. The track will be officially released on July 4 via iTunes. Formed in 2010, BABYMETAL's "Doki Doki Morning" song (see video ...

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BABYMETAL: The First-Ever English-Language Video Interview

Patrick Macias of the "Otaku-Verse-Zero" webshow recently travelled to Tokyo, Japan to interview BABYMETAL, a heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal. You can now watch his report below. BABYMETAL released a new single, "Like!", on March 7 via ...

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BABYMETAL: Japanese Princesses Of 'Idol' Metal Are Back!

BABYMETAL, a heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal, will release a new single, "Like!", on March 7 via iTunes. A video for the edited version of the song — which combines pop with extreme metal guitars, an occasional ...

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BABYMETAL: Japanese Princesses Of 'Idol' Metal

"Doki Doki Morning", the first video from BABYMETAL, a heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal, can be seen below. Formed in 2010, BABYMETAL's "Doki Doki Morning" song was included on the album "Sakura Gakuin 2010 message~". A follow-up ...

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