The answer for Round 8 was:
The scene featured in the photo used for this question was in the last episode when Chiaki (Tamaki Hiroshi) went to Nodame's (Ueno Juri) hometown in Fukuoka to look for her and he was hugging her from the back. However, when he realised that Nodame's father had seen this, that was why he had the expression shown in the photo. As for the hints, the first piece of music "Rhapsody in Blue" was one of the theme songs for the drama for the names Ryutaro and Kiyora were the character names for Eita and Mizukawa Asami who played lovers in the drama.
Here is the leaderboard at the end of this round (players with at least 10 points and had participated in this round):
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And now, here is the question for Round 9. Please listen to the BGM below and tell me the name of the drama which this came from. If you send the correct answer to me before the first hint is revealed, you will earn 5 points.
UPDATE 1: For those who have no clues about this, here is the first hint to help you:
If you get the answer correct from now till the next hint is revealed, you will earn 3 points.
UPDATE 2: Please refer to the photo below for the final hint in this round.
If you provide the correct answer from now till 11.59pm (GMT +8), you will earn 1 point.