Since its first airing in 1968, Best Hits Kayosai boasts a history of 54 years.Last year, this program was held without an audience due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, it will be held with an audience for the first time in three years this year in the Festival Hall in Osaka. Mega-hit artists that took the world by storm in 2022 gather in Osaka for the only large-scale music program in Kansai! This program delivers a variety of songs, from recent hits to nostalgic classics. This year's theme is “Create it together!” featuring intense performances “created” with the entire audience. Special one-night-only sing-alongs “created” with students in Kansai. Special projects “created” by television viewers and participants on social media. Together with everyone in Japan, let's build the Best Hits Kayosai!
Hanna Ishikawa, STU48, NMB28, Kanjani∞, Kis-My-Ft2, Kobukuro, Sakurazaka46, THE RAMPAGE, JO1, Da-iCE, Aimi Tanaka, Tani Yuuki, DA PUMP, ToshI, Naniwa Danshi, Nogizaka 46, THE BEAT GARDEN, BE: FIRST, BiSH, Hinatazaka 46, Daichi Miura, Yuzu, Ryokuoushoku Shakai
Founded in 1961, Sapporo Symphony Orchestra is the only professional orchestra based in Hokkaido. Also known as “Sakkyo,” the Orchestra gives around 120 concerts a year. In 2018, Swiss conductor Matthias Bamert was appointed as the new chief conductor of Sakkyo. The program features the rehearsals and the inaugural concert of the new chief conductor, shedding light on how Sakkyo, under the baton of Mr. Bamert, approached An Alpine Symphony (written by Richard Strauss), one of the most challenging masterpieces in classic music that requires a large orchestra comprised of more than 100 musicians. How does Mr. Bamert conduct and orchestrate the music? What are his secrets?
BOYMEN Sharing Travel 3D/2N is an up-close, days-off travel television program featuring BOYS AND MEN (a performance group in Nagoya).
The program follows them as they travel all over Japan and overseas. As a rule, the group member who is unable to properly express the fun of traveling at the end of each day of the trip is forced to return home.
♯1～4 Okinawa - Therapeutic Travel
♯5～8 Thailand - Fortune Travel
♯9～12 Okuhida (Gifu pref.) - Luxury Travel
♯13～16 Hokkaido - Exciting Travel
♯17～20 Kyushu - Local Gourmet Travel
♯21～24 The latest Hawaii - Tactical Gourmet Travel
♯29～33 Tohoku(Akita,Iwate and Aomori pref.)
#38～41 Northern Europe
#42～45 Kanazawa,Kaga,Noto(Ishikawa pref.)
#46～49 Hokkaido,Kyoto,Okinawa - Gourmet Travel
*BOYS AND MEN*
This group of cute, handsome boys is from the Central Japan Tokai region. Their activities include musical performances as well as TV, radio, and magazine appearances. They are a versatile entertainment group who sing and dance, act, and also perform illusion magic.
What makes a person attractive and charming? Some may say a good personality, being knowledgeable in various fields, being an expert in one area, or having cultural understanding etc. Do you think you are charming enough? Topics covered include economy, history, culture, music and much more. Each episode has a theme titled as "Let’s go to ... to enhance your charm!" and presents the viewers with various video clips that stimulate their intellectual curiosity. By watching these videos, the presenters and the viewers are able to raise their level of attractiveness. "Charming Workers’ Directory" section draws attentions to occupations and its professionals who are not often spotlighted. This is a variety program that feeds the viewers’ intellectual curiosity with tips to enrich their personal charm.