9nine has titled their new single “Re:” and revealed more details. Its their 11th single and set to be featured as the opening theme for Fuji TV drama Legal High season two. Single “Re:” comes on five editions scheduled for release November 20th 2013 – read on for more details…
9nine released their 10th single “Evolution No.9” with tie-in as the theme song for TBS/MBS TV drama Tank Top Fighter staring Erena Ono (ex-AKB48) and supporting roll by member Kawashima Umika. Single “Evolution No.9” hit stores June 12th 2013 (more details). Fans showed good support pushing the single to #11 on the weekly Oricon charts.
The group also released their 2nd album “CUE” on March 13th 2013. The album includes tracks from 4 singles plus new songs for 13 total tracks. Included on the album is their 9th single “colorful” (2013.02.06) with tie-in as the main theme song for anime movie Star Driver THE MOVIE and 8th single “White Wishes” (2012.12.12) that was featured as the ending theme for anime My Little Monster (Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun).
Fuji TV drama Legal High is a law drama that stars Sakai Masato and Aragaki Yui. The show’s first season aired in 2012 and the second season begins airing October 9th 2013. More details at official website (link below).
9nine has updated the special release events for single “Re:” that include a mini-live (free to all) and hand-shake meeting for those reserving the single at the venue (details subject to change),
– Oct 5th Lake Town Saitama 1:00pm / 4:00pm
– Oct 6th LaLaport Kashiwanoha Chiba 1:00pm / 4:00pm
– Oct 12th Q’s Mall Abeno Osaka 11:30am
– Oct 12th Cuse Mall Amagasaki Hyogo 4:00pm
– Oct 19th undecided
– Oct 20th ION Fukuoka 1:00pm / 4:00pm
– Oct 26th ION Kiso Aichi 11:30am / 2:00pm
– Oct 27th Factory Sapporo Hokkaido 1:00pm / 4:00pm
– Nov 9th Lazona Kawasaki Kanagawa 1:00pm / 4:00pm
– Nov 10th undecided
– Nov 16th & 17th undecided
– Nov 19th Tokyo Dome City LaQua Garden Stage, Tokyo 6:00pm
– Nov 20th Venus Fort Tokyo 6:00pm
– Nov 23rd & 24th undecided
9nine also announced upcoming solo lives 9nine 2013 LIVE be! be! be! (bibibi) – Kimi to Mukouhe – at Tokyo Disney Resort Maihama Amphitheatre. November 4th 2013 1:30pm & 5:30pm Maihama Amphitheatre – ticket lottery is open now for fan club members. Watch 9nine’s walk-thru of the Maihama Amphitheatre venue (with dual-rotating stage) after the release details.
9nine’s 11th single “Re:” comes on five editions (details subject to change),
– Limited A with DVD that includes music videos for title track.
– Limited B with DVD that includes live performance footage from mini tour for album “CUE” held May 6th 2013 at Zepp Tokyo release event part 1.
– Limited C with DVD that includes live performance footage from mini tour for album “CUE” held May 6th 2013 at Zepp Tokyo release event part 2.
– Limited D with 16-page deluxe photo booklet.
– Regular CD-only.
A special 5-pack box set that includes all 5 editions of single “Re:” is planned and available via forTUNE Music release benefits management site (link below). Special tie-in bonus with the 5-pack is a 2-shot individual photo session participation ticket. 9nine will hold one event in Tokyo and one in Osaka where fans get a photo with a member of 9nine (details state two-fans per photo).
– February 1st 2014 Tokyo (venue undecided) 11:00am – 3:30pm (4 parts, 2 costumes)
– February 2nd 2014 Studio Parti Osaka 11:00am – 2:30pm (3 parts, 2 costumes)
Full track list, jacket covers, and more still to be announced – come back to Comtrya Sugoi for updates. Watch 9nine’s walk-thru of the Maihama Amphitheatre venue (Nov. 4th 2013 solo live event) below.