A Japanese showbiz agency “Johnny’s” announced that it’s going to open their own Youtube channel on March 21th.
Kadokawa Dowango Inc. running Japanese popular video sharing service Nico Nico Douga(Douga means video in Japanese) announced the interim consolidated settlement of accounts from April to June in 2017. According to the settlement of accounts, the number of paid subscribers decreased to 2,430,000, though it was 2,560,000 as of March in 2016.
Pikotaro has released 3 new song movies on Youtube
Japanese famous Youtuber PIKOTARO has released 3 new song movies since March 22 2017. The titles of the songs are I LOVE YOU～Riding the african wind, Mancha Mancha Po Mancha is romantic, Beetle Booon But Bean in Bottle(BBBBB) .
I LOVE YOU～Riding the african wind
This song has been unveiled in a music TV program called Music Station. The concept of this song is African musicn and love.
Mancha Mancha Po Mancha is romantic
This song has been presented in news TV program Vivit newly. This song refers to his senior of part time job.
Beetle Booon But Bean in Bottle(BBBBB)
According to picotaro, Beetle Booon But Bean in Bottle(BBBBB) is the answer song of PPAP which became a big hit last year.
Can these song movies follow PPAP’s big hit?
Pikotaro has become one of the most famous Youtuber in Japan because of PPAP. But the total number of views of song movies after PPAP is not large compare to PPAP. His position is just a one-hit wonder now. To become a leading Youtuber, he need to have more hits in this year.