The official YouTube channel for the Love Live! franchise has started streaming an eight-minute digest clip of "Love Live!! Sunshine!! Aqours ONLINE LoveLive! ~LOST WORLD~." The first online concert without an audience by the nine-member unit Aqours was live-streamed on October 10 and 11. Check out their lively performance after the jump!
The official YouTube channel for voice actress Shuka Saito (You Watanabe in Love Live! Sunshine!!) has started streaming a 110-second music video for "Zenshin Zenrei" (Whole in mind and body), the lead track from her upcoming second mini-album "SUNFLOWER." The theme of the video is "Just watching it makes you smile." Watch the clip filled her cheerful smiles and performances after the jump!
During their first online concert "Love Live!! Sunshine!! Aqours ONLINE LoveLive! ~LOST WORLD~" streamed on Saturday and Sunday, the nine-member unit Aqours announced various new information about their future activities. One of them was the release of their new single with an anime music video to celebrate their fifth anniversary. Check out more news in an annouccement PV after the jump!
Nippon Columbia's official YouTube channel has started streaming a 90-second short version music video for "Lilac," the lead track from anime voice actress Nanaka Suwa's upcoming first mini-album "Color me PURPLE." She is best known as Kanan Matsuura in Love Live! Sunshine!! Check out her various expressions and costumes in the fairy tale worlds after the jump!
The official website for the Love Live! Sunshine!! franchise has announced ticket information for "Love Live! Sunshine!! Aqours ONLINE LoveLive! ~LOST WORLD~," the upcoming no-audience concert by its nine-member VA unit Aqours. And it is also confirmed that the concert will be live-streamed for the U.S., Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Middle East, and Africa. Hit the jump for more details.
The official YouTube channel for the Love Live! franchise has started streaming a 27-minute preview for the nine-member unit Aqours' first best album "Aqours CHRONICLE (2015～2017)" to be released on October 7, 2020. Check out the clip including their newly-recorded song for the album, "Future flight (Minna de Tsukuru Aqours no Uta)" after the jump!
It must have been one of the best birthday presents she could have ever received. According to Oricon's daily album chart, "LoveLive! Sunshine!! Sakurauchi Riko First Solo Concert Album ~Pianoforte Monologue~" sold 5,274 units on its first day of release to become the top-selling album of the day in Japan. It beat TWICE's third best album "#TWICE3," which had dominated the chart for three consecutive days. Hit the jump for more details.
Voice actress Shuka Saito, best known as the voice of You Watanabe in the Love Live! Sunshine!! franchise and a member of its voice actress idol unit Aqours, announced today that her second mini-album "SUNFLOWR" is set to be released on November 11, 2020. Check out more details including her messages after the jump!
The Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ) officially confirmed today that "Fantastic Departure!," the latest single of Love Live! Sunshine!! franchise's nine-member unit Aqours, was certificated gold. The title "Gold Disc" is given to a music CD that sold 100,000 copies in Japan. Hit the jump for more details.
The Love Live! Sunshine!! franchise has started releasing two-disc "First Solo Concert Album" performed by each member of Aqours. Following its first album by Chika Takami (CV: Anju Inami) in August, Riko Sakurauchi (Rikako Aida) and Ruby Kurosawa (Ai Furihata) will release theirs this month. Check out their solo singing voices in preview videos after the jump!
The official website for the Love Live! Sunshine!! franchise announced today that all performances of its nine-member voice actress unit Aqours' fifth-anniversary dome tour "Love Live! Sunshine!! Aqours 6th LoveLive! DOME TOUR 2020," are canceled in view of the current situation of the spread of the COVID-19 infection. Hit the jump for more details.
Nippon Columbia announced today that 25-year-old anime voice actress Nanaka Suwa, best known as Kanan Matsuura in the Love Live! Sunshine!! franchise, will release her first mini-album "Color me PURPLE" on November 4, 2020. As its title suggests, the album will include new songs inspired by the color of purple. Hit the jump for more details.