It was announced on June 6th that a Japanese singer-songwriter Rake's 11th single "Yume o Daite ~ Hajimari no Clisroad~" will be featured as the new ED theme song for the super popular TV anime series Naruto Shippuden from the 540th episode which is scheduled to be aired in Japan on July 4th. The 26th ED song will be used till the end of September. You can check a part of the song here (hit the red button). Among the anime fans, he may be known as the singer of "Subarashiki Sekai," 1st ED song for the Uchu Kyodai/Space Brothers TV anime.
The promotional video for the song will be filmed in Rake's hometown Sendai-city, Miyagi prefecture on Sunday, June 9th. He is seeking volunteer extras for the PV. He tweeted on June 5th, "Please lend me your feelings, power, dreams, hopes, and energy." If you live in Japan now, it must be a great opportunity to be a part of the Naruto culture.
Source: Billboard Japan
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