The official website for anison singer TRUE (Miho Karasawa) announced today that she will live-stream her performances from a recording studio for free on YouTube Live and LINE LIVE from 21:00 on June 26 (JST) / 05:00 on June 26 (PT), under the title "TRUE Online LIVE." Hit the jump for more information.
In addition to the remote a cappella session video of "VICTORY ~ Wings of the legend," the five members of the internationally acclaimed anison unit JAM Project have posted solo singing performance videos filmed at each home onto Lantis' official YouTube channel. Listen to their heartfelt singing voices after the jump.
Billboard JAPAN has reported the sales rankings for the first half of 2020. The top-ranking song in its general anime song charts "HOT Animation" is, as expected, "Gurenge," the OP theme for the TV anime Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba performed by LiSA. Check out her message of joy and the top 10 list after the jump!
Singer-songwriter Eri Sasaki made her major debut with the OP theme song for the TV anime Plastic Memories, "Ring of Fortune," just five years ago, May 27, 2015. To celebrate the memorial day with her fans, she posted an acoustic performance video of the song on YouTube. Listen to her haunting singing voice after the jump.
According to Billboard JAPAN's streaming song chart "Streaming Songs," LiSA's 15th single song "Gurenge," the OP theme for the TV anime Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, has been streamed over 100 million times on subscription services worldwide since its digital release on April 22, 2019. Hit the jump for more details.
The official YouTube channel for anison singer/singer-songwriter Masayoshi Oishi has started streaming a four-minute full music video for his fifth single song "Sekai ga Kimi wo Hitsuyou to Suru Toki ga Kitanda" (The time the world needs you has come). As reported, he has been taking hiatus from singing activities since the early April to undergo a surgery to remove vocal cord polyps. Check out his brand new video after the jump!
The five-member anison unit JAM Project has posted a four-and-half minute special clip including their messages to cheer up people and a remote a cappella session of "VICTORY" recorded from each home. Their official Twitter also writes, "JAM Project has not given up hope." Check out their chorus harmony after the jump!
The official website for anison singer TRUE (Miho Karasawa) has announced that one f her past concerts, "TRUE 5th Anniversary Live Sound! vol.1 -SINGLE COLLECTION-" will be streamed for free on YouTube for one night only at 17:30 on May 17 (JST) / 01:30 on May 17 (PT). The concert featuring her single songs was held in Tokyo on February 10, 2019. Check out its set list after the jump!
As social distancing continues, creators are coming up with new challenges to keep their skills fresh. Recently, some of anime's greatest theme song singers teamed up to compose a song together, four measures at a time. Take a look at their progress after the jump!
The momentum has shown no signs of slowing. According to Oricon's latest weekly digital single charts reported on May 5, LiSA's 15th single song "Gurenge" (TV anime Demon Slayer OP) took the No.1 spot for two consecutive weeks with 22,105 downloads. This is the second time that the song has dominated the charts for two weeks in a row. Hit the jump for more details.
Singer-songwriter Riko Azuna has launched a new project under the theme of "The sound I want to deliver now" with an acoustic cover arrangement on YouTube. Its first song is "Koko Kara, Koko Kara," the ED theme song for the 2018 TV anime A Place Further than the Universe, originally performed by the anime's four main voice cast members. Listen to her clear singing voice after the jump.