The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the TOP 10 anime single/album of July 21-27. The number one album of the 30th week of year 2014 is Maon Kurosaki's 3rd solo project album "REINCARNATION." It was released in Japan on July 23 as a tribute album to the Tokyo Ravens TV anime series in 2013-2014, for which she sang the 1st OP song "X-encounter" (6th single). Kurosaki is also known as a singer of the three-member unit ALTIMA.
Kurosaki again teams up with Kazuya Takase (I've) who was the composer of "X-encounter," and Maiko Iuchi, the soundtrack composer for the TV anime, for the 10-song album. The lyrics of the all songs in the album are written by Kurosaki herself. The album also gets a 21st place in the Oricon weekly album ranking selling 4,611 units in its first week.
Weekly Top 10 (July 21-27, 2014)
1 (new). "REINCARNATION"
Maon Kurosaki (Tokyo Ravens tribute album)
TV-spot for the album
"X-encounter" short PV
2 (new). "Kyoumei no True Force"
Hitomi Harada (7th single/Bladedance of Elementalers OP)
3 (new). "Toumei na Sekai"
nano．RIPE (13th single/Glasslip ED)
4 (new). "ZERO／Endless NOVA performed by AG7"
Tatsuyuki Kobayashi (1st single/Battle Spirits: Saikyou Ginga Ultimate Zero 2nd OP)
5 (new). "Momoiro Fantasy"
Haruka Chisuga (4th single/Momo Kyun Sword OP)
6 (2). "THE BEST 'Blue'"
Kalafina (one of the two best albums, simultaneously released with "THE BEST 'Red'")
7 (4). "THE BEST 'Red'"
Kalafina (one of the two best albums, simultaneously released with "THE BEST 'Blue'")
8 (new). "Mukai Kaze ni Utarenagara"
Minori Chihara (20th single/RAIL WARS! OP)
9 (new). "Kirakira-go-round"
angela/Shoko Nakagawa (Bodacious Space Pirates: Abyss of Hyperspace theme song)
10 (new). "INFINITY≠ZERO／SABLE"
nano (5th single/Bakumatsu Kokosei theme song, M3 the dark metal 2nd ED)
* all of the CMs/PVs in this article are legitimately posted on YouTube by the copyright holders/distributors.
Source: Mantan Web