Tournament: Vote for Today’s Greatest J-pop Star!


South Korea may be grabbing all the global headlines with its inescapable K-pop hits, but Japan is actually the largest music market in the world when it comes to retail value. It’s also one of the most musically diverse, containing everything from intergalactic techno to glam metal to the kind of off-the-wall pop that could only be made in Japan. We’ve selected eight of the top J-pop superstars topping the charts right now (from rock legends Mr. Children to viral sensation Kyary Pamyu Pamyu) and we want you to vote for your favorite … as many times as you like! The winner will be crowned today’s biggest J-pop star, so start voting!