Singapore – GEM hits a high note this month with the premiere of two popular series at the same time as Japan. Viewers across Southeast Asia can look forward to the highly anticipated singing contest I Can Sing in Japanese!, as well as the sequel to the original hit drama Your Home is My Business! Returns.

Hosted by multi-talented celebrity/artiste Nakai Masahiro and TV announcer Yukari Nishio, I Can Sing in Japanese! spotlights aspiring non-native Japanese singers with a passion for singing Japanese songs.  This season, contestants will be assessed by a panel of celebrity judges comprising R&B and pop singer May J; singer-songwriter Tatsuya Ishii; as well as famed musician Tetsuya Komuro, who is widely hailed as one of the most influential figures in the Japanese music industry. I Can Sing in Japanese! Spring 2017 premieres on GEM at the same time as Japan on May 13.