The 4th week of August 2020 is jam packed. Welcome to another installment of Out this Week.
What is out this week? We guide you below so you don’t miss a thing.
Due to current state of emergency issued in Japan, production and release of some CDs has been halted. In result, several releases have been postponed.
THTFHQ keeps on updating you on what has been postponed and the new dates for some releases that were expected to hit stores this month. The updates have been made as soon as information is unveiled by the music labels affected, so that you don’t miss a beat.
These are the key releases for this week:
- ES ALL STARS “BRAND NEW STARS!!”
- IDOLiSH7 “DiSCOVER THE FUTURE”
- Noir*20 “Mirai DICE!!”
- 8P “Unit Song Drama CD Vol.4”
- RUBIA Leopard “DIG-ROCK ―DUEL FES― Vol.3”
- Eden “Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 Eden”
- HE☆VENS “Paradise Lost～Fall on me～” and “Paradise Lost～Beside you～”
- Re:vale “Mirai Notes o Kanadete”
- Yuma Uchida “Image”
- SOARA, SolidS, Growth, QUELL “Dear Dreamer,”
- VAZZY “BLUE”
August 26, 2020 (Wednesday)
ES ALL STARS “BRAND NEW STARS!!”
Title: BRAND NEW STARS!! Label: FRONTIER WORKS Music genre: Pop
ES All Stars, group consisting of fine, Trickstar, Ryuseitai, ALKALOID, Eden, Valkyrie, 2wink, Crazy:B, UNDEAD, Ra*bits, Akatsuki, Knights, Switch, MaM and Jin & Akiomi, are going to release BRAND NEW STARS!! this week.
IDOLiSH7 “DiSCOVER THE FUTURE”
Title: DiSCOVER THE FUTURE Label: Lantis Music genre: Pop
After the initial postponement and then its digital release, IDOLiSH7‘s DiSCOVER THE FUTURE finally hits stores in its physical version.
Noir*20 “Mirai DICE!!”
Title: Mirai DICE!! Label: Victor Entertainment Music genre: Pop
Noir*20, I-Chu group consisting of Kuro Yakaku (CV: Yusuke Kobayashi), Noah (CV: Natsuki Hanae), Kokoro Hanabusa (CV: Ayumu Murase) and Eva Armstrong (CV: Hiro Shimono), are going to release Mirai DICE!! this week.
8P “Unit Song Drama CD Vol.4”
Title: Unit Song Drama CD Vol.4 Label: Frontier Works Music genre: Pop
8P return this month with another entry in their Unit Song Drama CD series. Unit Song Drama CD Vol.4 pairs up Shoya Chiba and Junya Enoki.
RUBIA Leopard “DIG-ROCK ―DUEL FES― Vol.3”
Title: DIG-ROCK ―DUEL FES― Vol.3 Identity Label: TEAM Entertainment Inc. Music genre: Rock
RUBIA Leopard are back with new music and another entry in the ongoing DIG-ROCK Duel Fes series. DIG-ROCK ―DUEL FES― Vol.3 welcomes a new shredding song titled Identity.
Eden “Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 Eden”
Title: Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 Eden Label: FRONTIER WORKS Music genre: Pop
Eden make their first entry in the Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol song CD series. Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 Eden hits stores this week.
HE☆VENS “Paradise Lost～Fall on me～” and “Paradise Lost～Beside you～”
Title: "Paradise Lost～Fall on me～" and "Paradise Lost～Beside you～" Label: Broccoli Music genre: Pop
Double header for Utapri’s HE☆VENS. The talented septet is going to release 2 drama CDs – Paradise Lost～Fall on me～ and Paradise Lost～Beside you～ -, including 2 new tracks, this week.
Re:vale “Mirai Notes o Kanadete”
Title: Mirai Notes o Kanadete Label: Lantis Music genre: Jazz-Pop
Re:vale‘s Mirai Notes o Kanadete was initially postponed and later released digitally, this week however, the single finally gets its physical release.
Yuma Uchida “Image”
Title: Image Label: KING RECORDS Music genre: Pop
August 28, 2020 (Friday)
SOARA, SolidS, Growth, QUELL “Dear Dreamer,”
Title: Drea Dreamer, Label: TSUKIPRO/Movic Music genre: Pop
Tsukipro the Animation‘s ending song, Dear Dreamer,, makes its way into stores this week after being first premiered in 2018.
This time however, Movic announced that this is a special release, including SOARA, SolidS, QUELL and Growth‘s versions, is going to be have part of its sales donated to the Japanese Red Cross Society, which is making efforts to prevent new Coronavirus infections in the country.
Title: BLUE Label: TSUKIPRO/Movic Music genre: Pop-Rock
The VAZZROCK franchise kicks off a new series of CDs this week. The Colors series kicks off with VAZZY‘s BLUE. The release counts with 2 songs – a trio and a group one.
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New Out this Week article drops next Monday.