Highly-anticipated TV anime 4th season is set to premier in January 2020
The official website for the Haikyu!! TV anime series announced the OP/ED theme songs for its forthcoming fourth season Haikyu!! To The Top today. The OP song "PHOENIX" is performed by three-member rock band BURNOUT SYNDROMES, while the ED song "Kessen Spirit" (Decisive battle spirit) is provided by the creator team HoneyWorks's collaboration unit CHiCO with HoneyWorks.
This is the third time that BURNOUT SYNDROMES has performed a theme song for the Haikyuu! anime franchise. Their first major single "FLY HIGH!!" (March 2, 2016 release) was used as the OP theme for the TV anime second season's second cour, then their second single "Hikariare" (October 26, 2016) was featured in the third season Haikyu!! Karasuno High School vs Shiratorizawa Academy and its compilation film Haikyu!! Concept no Tatakai released in September 2017.
"PHOENIX" is set to be released as the band's fifth single on February 12, 2020.
Female singer CHiCO won the Grand Prix prize in Sony Music Entertainment SD group's "Utakatsu!" audition in the summer of 2013, then made her professional singer debut with "Sekai wa Koi ni Ochiteiru" (TV anime Ao Haru Ride OP) in August 2014, which was released as her first collaboration single with HoneyWorks. Since then, she has performed the theme songs for Magic Kaito 1412 (2015), Gntama (2015, 2017, 2018), Zutto Mae Kara Suki Deshita (2016), PriPri Chi-chan!! (2017), After the Rain (2018), and O Maidens in Your Savage Season (2019).
As her 12th single, her first Haikyu!! anime theme song "Kessen Spirit" is scheduled to be released on February 26, 2020.
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1月より放送のTVアニメ『ハイキュー!! TO THE TOP』のOPテーマがBURNOUT SYNDROMES「PHOENIX」に、EDテーマがCHiCO with HoneyWorksに「決戦スピリット」決定！！
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The highly-anticipated TV anime 4th season Haikyu!! Top The Top is set to premier in January 2020.
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