Throwback Thursday: Ayumi Hamasaki – Duty

Welcome to the second instalment in a series of Throwback Thursday highlighting the career of J-Pop superstar, Ayumi Hamasaki! Recently, I took a look at Ayu's 1999 album LOVEppears; a dance-heavy pop album with several well-loved standout tracks. This time, I'll be shining the spotlight on the standout tracks from her follow-up, Duty,

Album Review – XIA – XIGNATURE


Released on May 30th, 2016, XIGNATURE is the fourth solo album from JYJ member Kim Junsu, performing under his long-held alias, XIA. Recommended for: Listeners who primarily enjoy drama OSTs and ballads, long-standing fans of XIA looking for more Not recommended for: Anyone looking for an album of dancefloor jams or a more cohesive