KARA has announced their first Japanese single of 2013 – “Bye Bye Happy Days!” (バイバイ ハッピーデイズ!). Plus also announced a simultaneous Blu-ray and DVD release of their KARASIA 2013 Happy New Year in TOKYO DOME held January 6th 2013. The concert marked the first time a Korean female group held a solo concert at the Tokyo Dome venue! Single “Bye Bye Happy Days!” comes on three editions and its scheduled to be in stores March 27th 2013. Read on for more details.
Most recently in Japan KARA release their 3rd Japanese album “Girls Forever” on November 14th 2012. The album included their 2012 singles, “Speed Up / Girls Power” and “Electric Boy”,updated versions singles “Winter Magic” and “Jet Coaster Love”, new songs including “Orion” plus more for 15 total tracks (more details).
Previously it was announced that KARA would get animated in KARA the ANIMATION as a 5-episode series with each episode featuring on member.
New news has all 5 episodes airing on March 1st, 2nd, and 3rd on streaming service as a premium ¥500 viewing of all episodes. The airing was not widely announced beyond the KARA fanclub. More details will be posted.
Single “Bye Bye Happy Days!” comes on three editions,
– Limited A with DVD that includes music videos and making-of footage for the title track. Includes trading card (1 of 5).
– Limited C with bonus track. When supplies (official number not published) run out switches to a Regular edition without the bonus track (¥1050). First Press version adds trading card (1 of 5).
Enjoy the short version music video of “Orion”, full music video included on Limited B edition, below the single’s release details.