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Sony Music Labels Co., Ltd. ≒Live streaming of the special program “Congratulations! Near Joy 2nd Annivers ary! YouTube Live!” to commemorate JOY’s 2nd anniversary!

Sony Music Labels Co., Ltd.
≒JOY Live streaming of special program “Congratulations! Near Joy 2nd Anniversary! YouTube Live!” to commemorate JOY’s 2nd anniversary! ……
[Image 1:×960.jpg] JOY (Nearly Equal Joy) is an idol group produced by Rino Sashihara. Their debut mini-album “Kitto, Zettai, Absolute”, released on Wednesday, January 17th, achieved the number 1 spot on both the “Oricon Weekly Single Ranking” and “Billboard JAPAN Top Singles Sales.” JOY achieved the remarkable feat of exceeding 100,000 copies shipped on the first day of release, and the momentum will not stop in 2024≒JOY, but today, a special program “Congratulations! Near Joy 2nd Anniversary! YouTube Live!” will be held to commemorate the group’s 2nd anniversary. , was streamed live on YouTube “=LOVE ≠ME ≒JOY Channel.”
In the special program, in honor of the number “2” representing the second anniversary, two people will form a pair, and the two members of the pair will work together to take on two projects. “Let’s decide the strongest duo! Near Joy Pair Championship” !” will be held. “Secret Case Files! Near Joy Calendar Quiz” lets you look back on the group’s progress over the past two years on a calendar and answer about the incidents and backstories that happened during that time.We want you to have fun getting to know the members’ characters! With this in mind, we held a project called “Who’s the best!? Near Joy Ranking Quiz!” and received many warm messages of support from viewers, making the program a great success.
This special program can be viewed on YouTube “=LOVE ≠ME ≒JOY Channel” (, so if you are interested, please take a look at the 2nd anniversary of the group’s formation. Please take a look at this archive video celebrating the occasion.
It was also announced that a collaboration cafe between ≒JOY and Sweets Paradise will be held during the live stream. (Holding stores: “Sweets Paradise SoLaDo Harajuku store”, “Sweets Paradise Tennoji Mio store”, “Sweets Paradise Nagoya Parco store”) Be sure to check out the details here as well.
≒JOY will be releasing their first video product on April 24th (Wednesday), “≒JOY 1st Concert “It’s Nice to Meet You, ≒JOY”, which was held at Pacifico Yokohama National Hall last September. It has also been announced that the long-awaited 1st single will be released on June 12th (Wednesday). We have also decided to hold an online autograph session and an online individual talk session, so please come and join us. Keep running towards your dreams with all your might≒JOY will continue to be a hot topic in the future.
★”Congratulations! Nearjoy 2nd Anniversary! YouTube Live!”
★A collaboration cafe with “Sweets Paradise” has been decided! ≒JOY Cafe in SWEETS PARADISE We have decided to hold a collaboration cafe. Details of the collaboration menu, novelties, and collaboration goods will be announced at a later date.
[Event period/store]
・May 2, 2024 (Thursday) – May 31, 2024 (Friday)
Sweets Paradise SoLaDo Harajuku store
Sweets Paradise Tennoji Mio store
・May 13, 2024 (Monday) to May 31, 2024 (Friday)
Sweets Paradise Nagoya Parco store
*The event period, stores, and project contents are subject to change without notice.
*For information on each store’s business hours and store holidays, please refer to the store information on the website or contact the store directly.
Please check the website for details.
★First video product, ≒JOY 1st concert “Nice to meet you, ≒JOY.” will be released on 4/24 (Wednesday)!
★1st single to be released on 6/12 (Wednesday)!
*Click here for details on the online individual autograph session
*Click here for details on the online individual discussion session.
★“Reckless Person” Music Video
“Reckless person”
Lyrics: Rino Sashihara
Composer/Arrangement: YU-JIN, SHIN
Sound Director: Takayuki Yayama (Sony Music)
Recorded by Sony Music Studios Tokyo
Director: shun murakami (vil tokyo)
Choreography: CRE8BOY
★“Definitely, Absolutely, Absolutely” now available
★Click here to purchase the debut mini album “Kitto, Absolutely, Absolutely”
★[Release date: 1/17 (Wednesday) ≒ JOY debut mini album “Kitto, Absolutely, Absolutely” Product Overview] Click here
*Online individual discussion session schedule
Saturday, April 6, 2024
Sunday, April 7, 2024
Click here for details
[Image 2:×2602.jpg] This is Rino Sashihara’s third group following “=LOVE” and “≠ME” (Not Equal Me), which were formed to produce her ideal idol. The final audition was held on January 30, 2022, and on March 29, 2022, along with the members’ announcement, producer Rino Sashihara herself announced that the group’s name would be “≒JOY.” On September 3rd of last year, approximately 8,000 people attended the ≒JOY 1st concert at Pacifico Yokohama National Hall, and held the first tour ≒JOY from the end of last year to the beginning of the new year. The 1st tour “Absolute” was held and was a great success. Their debut mini-album “Kitto, Absolute, Absolute” will be released on January 17th (Wednesday). (It debuted at No. 1 on both the Oricon Weekly Album Ranking and Billboard JAPAN Top Albums Sales. Cumulative shipments exceeded 100,000 copies on the first day of release.) The name “≒JOY” includes the words “To all the members and the fans who support us.” It is filled with Rino Sashihara’s thoughts, “I want people to feel joy and happiness when they meet someone.”
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