Mami Kawada recently announced new single Gardens featured as ending theme for upcoming anime To Love-Ru -Trouble- Darkness 2nd. She writes the lyrics for her first single in a year and a half. Her 15th single Gardens comes on one CD-only edition scheduled for release on August 5th 2015.

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Singer and songwriter Mami Kawada released 14th single Break a spell on February 26th 2014. The single had tie-up as the second ending theme for anime Tokyo Ravens.

Anime To Love-Ru -Trouble- Darkness (To Loveる -とらぶる- ダークネス) is adapted from a spin-off manga of the To Love-Ru franchise. In the spin-off all the characters are back but former main character Lala takes a back-seat to her sister Momo and her devilish harem plan.

The original anime aired two seasons in 2008 and 2010 then the spin-off’s first season aired October 2012 with To Love-Ru -Trouble- Darkness 2nd continuing the story. The cast returns and features Aki Toyosaki (Momo), Yuka Iguchi (Mea), Haruka Tomatsu (Lala), Kana Hanazawa (Mikan) and Watanabe Akeno as Rito. The new season starts July 6th 2015 on Tokyo MX in Japan.

The anime’s opening theme is provided by Ray with her 6th single secret arms.

Single Gardens comes on one CD-only edition with anime themed illustrated cover (details subject to change). Most stores offer bonus b2-size poster similar to jacket cover while supplies last.

Jacket covers and more details coming.

Mami KawadaGardens – release date August 5th 2015

Regular “anime” [CD] (¥1200)

1. Gardens
lyrics: Mami Kawada, music: Takase Kazuya

2. undecided
3. Gardens off vocal)
4. undecided (off vocal)
1. Gardens (music video)
2. making-of music video documentary


Mami Kawada at Geneon/Universal

Mami Kawada Official website

To Love-Ru official site