Mami Kawada will be providing the opening theme song “Borderland” for upcoming anime “Jormungand”. The single with the theme song and to be announced additional track(s) is set for release on May 30th. The single release will come in 2 editions, a Limited with bonus DVD and Regular CD only edition – jacket covers and track details aren’t yet official. More release information follows,
Over on the album charts well…. its really too close to make a good prediction for the top spot. In the mix will be SDN48 with their final album “NEXT ENCORE”, miwa with her album “guitarium”, and Ikimonogakari who has been in the top spot for two weeks in a row with “NEWTRAL”. All three should have over 40,000 sold but SDN48 with a very strong pre-order total on the first day may narrowly take the top spot…..
Read on for more projections on the top singles and albums,
Perfume is set to release their new single “Spring of Life” on April 11th. The cover jackets have been revealed and the girls have exposed a short teaser video for the new single via their Youtube channel. The song is very much a electro-techno song and video couples that with the girls acting android/robotic. Updated release information and the teaser video follow,
Ayumi Hamasaki has exposed a pair of promotional videos for her upcoming album “Party Queen” via the avex Youtube channel. The CM video is short but gives previews of music videos included in the Limited editions. The “ayupan AR” is an iPad/iPhone/Android app and its used with a special “stage” included in the First Press editions on all 3 editions of the album. The new album is set for release in just a few days on March 21sat. Videos and more information follow,
Shinning Hearts -Shiawase no Pan- (Bread of Happiness) anime set to air starting April 12th has announced the opening and ending theme songs. Both songs will be sung by the three lead voice actresses of the anime Ito Kanae (Amil), Aizawa Mai (Neris), and Mikami Shiori (Airy). The opening theme song “Jisei-kai ~Toki Sekai~” and ending theme song “Fuwaffuwa no Mahou” will be available on the same single release that is set for May 23rd. More details follow,