Aug. 10, 2012 - 06:00AM JST
Pop group SMAP is set to begin a five-dome tour of Japan to promote their latest album “Gift of SMAP,” which was released on Wednesday. The tour, which begins on Aug 23, will end at Sapporo Dome on Christmas Eve.
Tour organizers said the stage will be decorated with a large Christmas tree on which will be hung message cards written by fans at each show. The Christmas Eve concert will be SMAP’s first ever during the Christmas season.
The tour takes in Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka, Fukuoka and Sapporo.