A3!’s Spring Troupe kicks off a new EP series, Koutaro Nishiyama releases his 2nd mini-album, Paradox Live franchise’s teams are back and more.
Welcome to another installment of Out this Week.
What is out this week? We guide you below so you don’t miss a thing.
These are the key releases for this week:
- Spring Troupe “SUNNY SPRING EP”
- HANDEAD ANTHEM “Topaz”
- Koutaro Nishiyama “Laundry”
- Paradox Live “LIVE”
- VARIOUS ARTISTS “ST@RTING LINE -BEST”
Check the video version of this article below!
July 21, 2021 (Wednesday)
Spring Troupe “SUNNY SPRING EP”
Title: SUNNY SPRING EP Label: PONY CANYON Music genre: Pop
The A3! franchise kicks off its SUNNY EP CD series.
The Spring Troupe is the first one up with “SUNNY SPRING EP“, CD including solo tracks by all members of the troupe as well as its respective instrumental tracks.
HANDEAD ANTHEM “Topaz”
Title: Topaz Label: Nizista Music genre: EDM
The HANDEAD ANTHEM franchise continues its SOLO COLLECTION CD series.
“Topaz” counts with 4 new solo tracks by some of the members of deva, HIGH-TIDE, B.U.H, and Yona.
Koutaro Nishiyama “Laundry”
Title: Laundry Label: Lantis Music genre: City-Pop / Jazz-Pop
Koutaro Nishiyama is back with a lot of good, laidback jazz-pop and citypop vibes.
There’s a lot of hype for “Laundry“, 2nd mini-album including 6 songs, with サラダの日には (Sarada no hi ni wa) counting with lyrics by Nishiyama.
Paradox Live “LIVE”
Title: LIVE Label: Avex Music genre: Hip-Hop
The Paradox Live franchise is back with another big album. Paradox Live 2nd album “LIVE” hits stores this week, counting with a couple of fan favorites by BAE, The Cat’s Whiskers, cozmez, and Akkan Yatsura.
On top of that, cozmez, team that won the recent Stage Battle series has a new song on this CD titled “Better Dayz” and the legendary team Buraikan – counting with Junichi Suwabe and Kensho Ono – make their debut in the franchise with “BURAIKAN is Back“.
VARIOUS ARTISTS “ST@RTING LINE -BEST”
Title: ST@RTING LINE -BEST Label: Lantis Music genre: Pop
THE IDOLM@STER SideM franchise revisits the 2015 ST@RTING LINE CD series this week with the special 4-DISC CD release “ST@RTING LINE -BEST” including songs by all groups in the franchise.
A new OUT THIS WEEK article + video drops next Monday.