On December 13th, Netflix announced the exclusive worldwide distribution of the Netflix original documentary series “ARASHI's Diary -Voyage-”. Scheduled to be distributed monthly for approximately one year, the first episode will be distributed from 5pm on December 31st. It will be distributed to 190 countries worldwide with subtitles in 28 languages, including English, French, German, Hebrew, and Arabic.
Arashi, who debuted in 1999, has established unprecedented records of over 40 million total CD sales and more than 14 million concert mobilizations, and has set numerous records as a Japanese artist.
In November 2019, the 20th anniversary of the announcement of the suspension of activities until the end of 2020, Johnny's first SNS ban and the worldwide digital distribution of single songs are continuing. . “ARASHI's Diary -Voyage-” describes what they think and how they are heading for a break.
Arashi member Jun Matsumoto commented on this distribution as follows.
“Why have we been active for 20 years, we will stop working at the end of 2020. And we want to tell you the moment,“ What did you think, what you did ”for a year.
I don't have any idea what kind of documentary I will be, but there are no lies.
By partnering with Netflix, we were able to deliver subtitles in 28 languages in 190 countries around the world. I would be happy if people who didn't know us until now would be interested in "There was this kind of entertainment in Japan" and would be exposed to Japanese culture and humanity. "
A documentary on Netflix where a stormy storm sends information on the Internet, such as SNS and YouTube. I would like to pay attention to how much impact Japanese entertainment will have on the world.