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On New Year’s Eve, many families in Japan inevitably wind up gathered around the TV to watch a selection of holiday programming. One of the most popular shows is NHK’s “Kohaku Uta Gassen.”

Celebrating its 65th anniversary this year, the song contest pits a men’s team and a women’s team against each other with the studio audience picking its favorite. This year, viewers at home will also be able to vote.

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