RADWIMPS' "your name." Theme Song Dominates Billboard Japan's Hot Animation Ranking of 2016

Four songs from the film rank in the top 20

Billboard Japan today announced its yearly charts of 2016 for nine categories. As expected, the most popular song in the "Hot Animation" category is four-member rock band RADWIMPS' "Zenzenzense" which is featured as the theme song for Makoto Shinkai's mega hit anime film Kimi no Na wa./your name. The song dominates its rankings of radio on-air number, digital download, and mentions on Twitter. In addition, three other songs from the film performed by the band, "Nandemonaiya, " "Sparkle," and "Yume Tourou" also rank in the top 20. Check the top 10 songs below.



Billboard Japan "Hot Animation" top 10 of 2016


1. "Zenzenzense" RADWIMPS (Kimi no Na wa.)



2. "Tomoyo~Kono Saki mo Zutto~" Ketsumeishi (Crayon Shin-chan Fast Asleep! Dreaming World Big Assault!)



3. "Himawari no Yakusoku" Motohiro Hata (Stand By Me Doraemon)



4. "Nandemonaiya" RADWIMPS (Kimi no Na wa.)


5. "Chicken Line" SKE48 (PriPara Mi~nna no Akogare ♪ Let's Go ☆ PriPari)



6. "Sparkle" RADWIMPS (Kimi no Na wa.)



7. "Fantastic Time" Hey!Say!JUMP (Time Bokan 24)


8. "Try Everything" Dream Ami (Zootopia Japanese edition)



9. "Sugar Song to Bitter Step" UNISON SQUARE GARDEN (Blood Blockade Battlefront)



10. "Hanamaru Pippi wa Yoi Ko dake" AouP (Osomatsu-san)



Source: Billboard Japan


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