Japanese idol

An idol  is a type of entertainer manufactured and marketed for image, attractiveness, and personality in Japanese pop culture. Idols are primarily singers, but they are also trained in other roles, such as acting, dancing, and modeling. Unlike other celebrities, idols are notably commercialized through merchandise and endorsements by talent agencies with the intent of maintaining a strong emotional connection with a passionate consumer fan base.


An idol is a type of entertainer manufactured and marketed for image, attractiveness, and personality in Japanese pop culture. Idols are primarily singers, but they are also trained in other roles, such as acting, dancing, and modeling. Unlike other celebrities, idols are notably commercialized through merchandise and endorsements by talent agencies with the intent of maintaining a strong emotional connection with a passionate consumer fan base.
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