S3E12: Idol Culture

What is idol culture in Japan? We answer that and more!

In this episode of Nihongo Master podcast, we talk about the idol culture in Japan!

Idols are like celebrities but on a whole other spectrum. 

It’s no denying that Japan’s music scene has been dominated by the likes of J-pop, Japanese popular music — everywhere you go in the country, you’ll see a banner promoting a girl group’s latest album or a boy group advert for a brand’s newest product.

But what exactly is idol culture and how is it different from the rest of the world? 

We’ll have them all answered in this episode!

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A podcast for Japanese culture enthusiasts and language learners. Brought to you by Nihongo Master, an e-learning site focused on helping learners at every level master the Japanese language.