Arashi (嵐) has announced their 12th album “LOVE” that includes singles “Calling X Breathless” and “Endless Game”, member solo songs, new songs including “P A R A D O X”, and more for 16 total tracks. Album “LOVE” comes on two editions scheduled for release on October 23rd 2013 – more details follow…
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Arashi is also about to hold their annual ARAFES live events. This year the event spans 4 days at the National Olympic Stadium in Shinjuku Tokyo. The first two days will only have pre-sale of event goods followed by two days of concert events, rain or shine, at the outdoor stadium. More details at their official websites (link below).
ARAFES 2013 National Olympic Stadium Shinjuku Tokyo
– Sept. 19th 10:00am – 8:00pm goods pre-sale
– Sept. 20th 1:00pm – 8:00pm goods pre-sale
– Sept. 21st 9:30am goods sale, 5:30pm live event
– Sept. 22nd 9:30am goods sale, 5:30pm live event
Arashi’s most recently released 41st single “Endless Game” with title track featured as theme for TV drama series “Kazoku Game” staring member Sho Sakurai. Single “Endless Game” hits stores May 29th 2013 and fans gave the popular vocal group their 37th #1 single when it sold over 477,000 copies opening week.
The group released their first single of 2013 “Calling X Breathless” with title song “Calling” having tie-in as the theme song for TV drama series “Last Hope” staring group member Masaki Aiba. Second title track “Breathless” is featured as theme for movie “Platinum Data” that stars member Ninomiya Kazunari. Single “Calling X Breathless” hit stores March 6th 2013 and its 756,000 copies sold opening week easily gave Arashi another #1 single.
Their 12th album “LOVE” comes on two editions (details subject to change),
– Limited with DVD planned to include music video for new song “P A R A D O X”. Includes 60-page lyrics booklet. (quantities are very limited on this edition).
– Regular CD-only. Includes 32-page lyrics booklet.
Cover jackets and more details will be announced so come back to Comtrya Sugoi for updates.
Arashi Official website (Johnny’s Net)
Arashi Official website (J-Storm)