Pony Canyon has posted a 30-second TV CM for "Couleur," popular anime voice actress Yoko Hikasa's highly-anticipated first original album, on its official YouTube channel. She is currently voicing Kaede Saito in Encouragement of Climb and Emiru Hazaki in M3 the dark metal. Check the video after the jump.
The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the TOP 10 anime single/album of August 4-10. The number one single of the 32nd week of year 2014 is 20-year-old voice actress Yurika Endo's 2nd solo single "Futari no Chronostasis," the ED theme song for the summer TV anime Magimoji Rurumo. Check this week's ranking and videos after the jump.
Japanese idol group Momoiro Clover Z's official YouTube channel today posted a live-version promotional video for their 12th single "Moon Pride," the OP theme song for the ongoing web anime Sailor Moon Crystal. The clip was filmed at Nissan Stadium in Kanagawa Prefecture on July 26. Check their live performance after the jump.
One of the most popular Japanese vocaloid song producers, Hachioji-P has posted a full promotional video for "Twinkle World feat. Hatsune Miku," the title track of his upcoming 3rd major album to be released in Japan on August 27. Check the cuteness of the latest Miku after the jump!
WAO!Corporation has posted a promotional video for "Smile Again," the theme song for its upcoming Sports Chanbara-themed anime film Spochan Taiketsu! ~Yokai Daikessen~ (English title: Spochan Battle -for the future-), sung by popular anime voice actress/singer Yui Horie. Check the PV with the film's trailer after the jump.
Following Nanami's "Fantastic Q&A" in the first volume and Akane's "Gozen Ichiji no Love Song" in the second, the upcoming third DVD/Blu-ray disc of the TV anime Kanojo ga Flag wo Oraretara also comes with a new character song, "Ambitious!" sung by Kana Hanazawa as girl-looking boy Megumu Touzokuyama. Check his cute song after the jump!
The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the TOP 10 anime single/album of July 28-August 3. The number one single of the 31st week of year 2014 is popular voice actor Tatsuhisa Suzuki's musical unit OLDCODEX's 9th single "Dried Up Youthful Fame," the OP theme song for Free! Eternal Summer. Check this week's ranking and videos after the jump.
Three-version CD jacket photos for popular anime voice actress Yoko Hikasa's highly-anticipated first original album are revealed to Japanese media today. While the title "Couleur" means color in French, the photos are all black and white. Check the photos and her PVs after the jump.
Five-member Japanese heavy metal unit Yousei Teikoku (Das Feenreich in German) today releases their 17th single "Guze Άργυρóϛ" in Japan, which is now featured as the ED theme for the summer 2014 TV anime Tokyo ESP. Check the short version promotional video and CD jackets after the jump.
The official site for popular anime voice actress/singer Yukari Tamura has posted the first trailer for her upcoming live Blu-ray/DVD set "Love Live Fruits Fruits Cherry & Caramel Ribbon." The discs contain her two concerts at Yokohama Arena and Nippon Budokan. Check her stage after the jump.
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." She is also known as a singer of the three-member unit ALTIMA. Check this week's ranking and videos after the jump.
Following the new ED song "SABLE" by nano, a short version PV for the second OP song for the ongoing TV anime M3 the dark metal, "Replica" sung by Maaya Sakamoto, is now online. The song is composed/arranged by four-member Japanese rock androp's vocalist/guitarist Takahito Uchisawa. Check the song after the jump.
Avex has posted a short version promotional video for "Hana wa Odoreya Irohaniho," the OP song for the 2014 summer TV anime HaNaYaMaTa. The song is performed by Team Hanayamata, newly-formed unit by the five main voice actresses of the Yosakoi Dance-themed anime. Check their cute dance after the jump!
Victor Entertainment has posted a 8-minute crossfade demo video to preview the songs from popular anime voice actress Madoka Yonezawa's 1st concept album "Saezuri no Yume, Irotoridori no Sekai." She is best known for her portray as Ui Hirasawa in the K-ON! anime series. Check her song world after the jump.
28-year-old anime voice actress Emi Nitta, who is best known as Honoka Kousaka in the super popular Love Live! School Idol Project anime/game series, will release her 1st solo single "Egao to Egao de Hajimaruyo!" (It begins with a smile and smile!) in Japan on September 10. Check her school uniform dance after the jump!