18 Jun '11, 10am

ソフトバンクのSMAP CMで、日本での知名度がバンバン向上中のシンガポール。いまだに多くの日本人がSGに持つ「南国の田舎小島」のイメージをこれで一掃できるか。SG視点での記事です |【英文記事】http://t.co/iIGpL9t

ソフトバンクのSMAP CMで、日本での知名度がバンバン向上中のシンガポール。いまだに多くの日本人がSGに持つ「南国の田舎小島」のイメージをこれで一掃できるか。SG視点での記事です |【英文記事】http://t.co/iIGpL9t

SINGAPORE - A commercial for the Apple iPhone featuring the popular boy band SMAP and shot in Singapore is creating waves in Japan. The chatter in blogs and websites is not just about the popular boy group SMAP, which boasts stars such as Takuya Kimura and Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, but also about the location of the commercial - Marina Bay Sands (MBS) hotel. The video, produced by Japan's SoftBank mobile, shows the members of SMAP strutting into the hotel's spectacular SkyPark to the catchy tune of Atomic Kitten's hit song, "The Locomotion". Click on thumbnail to view (Photos: YouTube) They are seen wading through throngs of party-goers at the 12,400 sq m cantilever, one of the largest of its kind in the world which can host up to 3,900 people. As each member picks up an iPhone, the camera swings to reveal a breathtaking night panorama of Singapore from 57-storeys high. It is unu...

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