Aqours members' first solo single hits stores April 21
Anime voice actress Nanaka Suwa has posted a 90-second music video for her first solo single song "Cobalt no Kodou" (Cobalt's Heartbeat), the OP theme for the forthcoming TV anime Battle Athletes Victory ReSTART!.
Suwa is best known for her role as Kanan Matsuura in the Love Live! Sunshine!! franchise and has also performed as a member of the anime's nine-member voice actress unit Aqours. While working as a member of the very successful unit, she made her solo singer debut from Nippon Columbia with her first full album "So Sweet Dolce" on April 15, 2020, then released her first mini-album "Color me PURPLE" on November 4 of the same year.
As her first solo single and anime theme song work, "Cobalt no Kodou" is set to be released in Japan on April 21, 2021. In the music video, she shows off her cute dance performance with cobalt-colored flags. She says in a video comment posted on Twitter, "I'm cheering for you in various situations, so I hope that my energy reaches all of my fans."
"Cobalt no Kodou" MV:
First press limited edition CD jacket:
The TV anime Battle Athletes Victory ReSTART! is set to premiere in Japan on April 10, 2021, and will be streamed exclusively on Funimation.
Top athletes from around the galaxy are gathering for a tournament unlike any other; one that will determine who deserves the title of Cosmic Beauty!— Funimation (@FUNimation) March 5, 2021
Battle Athletes Victory ReSTART! premieres this April, only on Funimation.
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Source: Nippon Columbia press release
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