^ Not completely retired. Yet.
Namie Amuro to appear on 'Kohaku'
Namie Amuro's appearance on the 68th 'Kohaku Uta Gassen' has been confirmed.
Amuro announced her retirement last September. This will be her 10th 'Kohaku' appearance, the last time being 14 years ago in 2003. She will appear on the upcoming program as a special performing artist.