Arashi Live Tour Beautiful World: A Spectacular Show by Japan's Top Idol Group
Arashi, one of the most popular and successful idol groups in Japan, released their live DVD \"Arashi Live Tour Beautiful World\" on May 23, 2012. The DVD features their concert at the National Stadium in Tokyo on September 3, 2011, as part of their nationwide tour that spanned from July 2011 to January 2012.
The concert was a dazzling display of Arashi's musical talent, charisma, and energy. The group performed 41 songs, including their hit singles \"Believe\", \"Love So Sweet\", \"Troublemaker\", and \"One Love\", as well as songs from their album \"Beautiful World\" that was released in July 2011. The concert also featured solo performances by each member, special effects, fireworks, and a giant moving stage that allowed them to interact with the fans in different areas of the stadium.
The DVD also includes a bonus disc that contains footage from their charity event \"Arashi's Waku Waku School\" that was held in June 2011. The event was a fun and educational program where Arashi taught various subjects to elementary school students and donated the proceeds to the victims of the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami.
\"Arashi Live Tour Beautiful World\" is a must-have for any fan of Arashi or J-pop. It showcases the group's versatility, creativity, and passion for music and entertainment. It is also a testament to their popularity and influence, as they became the first artist to perform at the National Stadium for two consecutive years.
The DVD received rave reviews from fans and critics alike, who praised Arashi's performance, song selection, and stage production. Some of the highlights of the concert were:
The opening song \"Believe\", which was accompanied by a stunning laser show and a flying platform that carried the members across the stadium.
The medley of their debut song \"AãRAãSHI\" and their 10th anniversary song \"5x10\", which showcased their history and evolution as a group.
The solo songs by each member, which reflected their individual personalities and talents. For example, Sakurai Sho rapped and danced to \"Hung Up On\", Aiba Masaki played the saxophone and sang \"Morning Light\", Ninomiya Kazunari played the piano and sang \"Niji no Kakera\", Ohno Satoshi performed a contemporary dance to \"Lotus\", and Matsumoto Jun sang a ballad version of \"Shake It!\".
The encore songs \"One Love\" and \"Gorimuchuu\", which were sung with the fans waving penlights and creating a sea of colors.
The DVD also contains special features such as backstage footage, interviews with the members, and a documentary of their tour preparation. The DVD is a valuable souvenir for anyone who attended the concert or wants to experience the magic of Arashi live.
The DVD was a commercial success, selling over 580,000 copies in its first week and topping the Oricon weekly DVD chart. It also became the best-selling music DVD of 2012 in Japan, with over 670,000 copies sold by the end of the year.   The DVD also received a gold certification from the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ) for shipments of over 100,000 units. 
The DVD also received positive feedback from fans who attended the concert or watched it at home. Many fans commented on the group's amazing performance, their chemistry with each other and the audience, and their emotional moments during the concert. Some fans also expressed their gratitude to Arashi for bringing joy and hope to their lives through their music and activities.  
The DVD is a testament to Arashi's popularity and longevity as one of the leading idol groups in Japan. It also shows their dedication and passion for delivering high-quality entertainment to their fans. The DVD is a must-watch for anyone who wants to witness Arashi's beautiful world. aa16f39245