Nana Mizuki (水樹奈々) is getting ready to release new single STARTING NOW! and unveiled a preview music video. Her 34th single has tie-up as opening theme for upcoming anime Kono Bijutsu-bu niwa Mondai ga Aru! (この美術部には問題がある! ). Single STARTING NOW! comes on one CD-only edition releasing July 13th 2016.

The single also includes coupling track Anti-phona  (アンティフォーナ) with tie-up as theme for smartphone game THE TOWER OF PRINCESS.

Anime Kono Bijutsu-bu niwa Mondai ga Aru! (この美術部には問題がある! ) is adapted from manga by Imigimuru and produced by studio feel. The story follows a middle school art club and its members who constantly do anything but art.


The anime airs starting July 7th 2016 on TBS TV in Japan. Ending theme Koisuru Zukei (cubic futurismo) (恋する図形 (cubic futurismo)) provided by Uesaka Sumire.

Nana Mizuki will hold a special MTV Unplugged acoustic live event October 23rd 2016 at Maihama Amphitheatre. Application flyer for event invitation lottery included with new single (application deadline July 25th 2016).

Single STARTING NOW! comes on one CD-only edition. First Press version include event application flyer plus color case. Most stores offer additional photo bonus – availability and image varies by store (cdJapan sample, click to enlarge),


Preview music video and anime trailers after the release details.

Nana MizukiSTARTING NOW! – release date July 13th 2016

Regular [CD] (¥1111)
lyrics: Nana Mizuki, composer: Fujita Takuya, arranger: Fujita Junpei (Elements Garden)

2. Anti-Phona (アンティフォーナ)
smartphone game THE TOWER OF PRINCESS theme song
lyrics: Shihori, composer: Yoshiki Eriko, arranger: Kato Yusuke

3. Renso Hanabi (恋想花火)
Nakau TVCM song
lyrics,composer: Yoshida Takumi, arranger: Fujima Hitoshi (Elements Garden) 


Nana Mizuki official site “Nana Party

Nakau CM special site


Kono Bijutsu-bu official site