Ai first album in over two years, “INDEPENDENT” and her first since transferring to the EMI record label. The album should be popular, besides the title track “INDEPENDENT WOMEN”, it includes 4 tie-up songs. The release will come in Regular CD only though if you can still find a First Press edition its bonuses included a DVD with music video for “INDEPENDENT WOMEN” (First Press looks sold out now). More details, cover, and track list follow,
“INDEPENDENT” includes the tie-up songs, “Letter In The Sky feat. The Jacksons” featuring members of The Jacksons (Jackie, Tito, Marlon) – theme song for Michael Jackson Tribute Live held this past December at Yoyogi First Gymnasium; “Happiness” the Coca-Cola Christmas 2011 campaign song; “One Love” the Morinaga CM song; and “Utsukushikimono,” the ending theme for the 1st Berserk theatrical anime "Berserk Ogonjidai Hen I Hao no Tamago."
Ai “INDEPENDENT” – February 22nd 2012