Japanese industry tracking website Oricon announced the leader of the weekly digital charts yesterday, revealing that for the second week in a row, LiSA topped them, this time with the opening theme song for Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Mugen Train Arc. With "Akeboshi," LiSA become the top-selling female digital artist, dethroning Hikaru Utada. More after the jump!
To celebrate the release of the Pokémon 25: The Album major label partnership with Universal Music, The Pokémon Company has revealed a set of three artist-specific trading cards as a tribute to the artists featured on the soundtrack. Read on for the card designs.
Milan Records is set to release multiple soundtracks from the hit Naruto anime franchise spanning TV anime and feature films this Friday, September 24th. Read on for the full list of soundtracks that will debut for the first time digitally outside of Japan.
Internationally renowned Japanese animation studio 4ºC recently collaborated with record label Blackground Records to animate a new commercial for the 20th anniversary release of R&B singer Aaliyah's third and final album to major streaming services. Read on for the original teaser and the new commercial.
Fans of Japanese superstar vocalist GACKT awoke to some pretty troubling health news regarding the 48-year-old singer on Wednesday when the singer and actor's management agency released a lengthy press release. Read on for a summary of the statement.
English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran has teamed up with Japanese illustrator / manga artist Rui Ikeda for an animated adaptation of the music video for "Bad Habits", the lead single for Sheeran's fifth studio album. Hit the jump to check it out.
During Netflix's themed "Geeked Week", the streaming service has provided an update, however slight on the long-planned and delayed live-action Cowboy Bebop TV series. Read on for the update, including the release timeframe.
Roujin-Z, a 1991 theatrical anime film written by Katsuhiro Otomo and directed by Hiroyuki Kitakubo about a high-tech hospital bed that runs amok after it is imprinted with the personality of an elderly patient's deceased wife, is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a special soundtrack release on CD and vinyl. Hit the jump to learn more.