Nobuhiko Okamoto makes his long awaited comeback. RE-O-DO releases 1st band album, Yuma Uchida brings good vibes with him, 2 seiyuu unit debuts and more this week.
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:
- ALKALOID “Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 ALKALOID”
- Nobuhiko Okamoto “Chaosix”
- 3 Majesty & X.I.P “Beginning”
- CHASCO “Superhero / Kiniro no Toki”
- LUMIERE (RE-O-DO) “Dilemma”
- The Cat’s Whiskers & cozmez “Paradox Live Stage Battle “LOVE””
- SCREEN mode “With you”
- NOISE NOVA’s Akito Sakisaka “Down to Zero”
- Showtaro Morikubo “LIGHT of JUSTICE”
- Yuma Uchida “SHAKE! SHAKE! SHAKE!”
- Koda x Muro “Break loose/Oshinjuri no Kata”
- √AtoZ, XXVeil and Branco “Ensemble Stars! !! Shuffle unit song collection vol.01”
- ROCK DOWN “GREEN – Get The Green Light -“
- pioniX “Xtory -Ten-“
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January 27, 2021 (Wednesday)
ALKALOID “Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 ALKALOID”
Title: Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 ALKALOID Label: FRONTIER WORKS Music genre: Pop
ALKALOID make their entry in the ES Idol Song series with Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 ALKALOID.
It is expected that this CD will rank pretty high on Oricon’s weekly singles chart.
Nobuhiko Okamoto “Chaosix”
Title: Chaosix Label: Kiramune Music genre: Pop
At last, Nobuhiko Okamoto makes his long-awaited solo artist comeback with “Chaosix“.
The talented voice actor, solo artist and lyrics arrives with a colorful pop single to brighten his fan’s lives.
3 Majesty & X.I.P. “Beginning”
Title: Beginning Label: Universal Music Music genre: Pop
The long running Tokimeki Restaurant franchise is another year strong. 3 Majesty & X.I.P. team up for a special joint single + drama CD.
“Beginning” hits stores this week and promises to bring back the banter between both idol groups as well as an exciting new song, We’ll be alright.
CHASCO “Superhero / Kiniro no Toki”
Title: Superhero / Kiniro no Toki Label: Art Sonic Music genre: Pop
CHASCO, unit consisting of Takehiro Urao (F-LAGS) and Takeru Kikuchi (W, former 6allein).
The duo co-hosts the radio show, Takehiro Urao and Takeru Kikuchi no Chat ☆ Market and will make their seiyuu unit debut this week with “Superhero / Kiniro no Toki“.
Title: Dilemma Label: Rejet Music genre: Rock
The Dear Vocalist franchise is back with a new series of CDs. The first one up is RE-O-DO (CV: Toshiki Masuda) making his first band – LUMIERE – CD release with “Dilemma“.
The album counts with 6 songs voted by fans as well as 3 new songs and 1 special dummyhead mic track.
The Cat’s Whiskers & cozmez “Paradox Live Stage Battle “LOVE””
Title: Paradox Live Stage Battle "LOVE" Label: Avex Music genre: Hip-Pop
The Cat’s Whiskers and cozmez are back for a battle about LOVE.
Paradox Live Stage Battle “LOVE” is quite the highly anticipated release, one that pities against each other Paradox Live’s most popular teams.
SCREEN mode “With you”
Title: with You Label: Lantis Music genre: Rock
The pop-rockers, fronted by Japanese voice actor Yuu Hayashi, SCREEN mode are back with new music.
“with you” is the title of the band’s 3rd full-length album hitting stores this week.
NOISE NOVA’s Akito Sakisaka “Down to Zero”
Title: PERFECTION NOISE Vol.3 向坂秋人 Label: Spica / Team Entertainment Music genre: EDM
PERFECTION NOISE’s NOISE NOVA are deep into their solo CD series, with PERFECTION NOISE Vol.3 Sakisaka Akito hitting stores this week.
The 3rd entry – out of 4 announced in 2020 – is helmed by Akito Sakisaka (CV: Kaito Ishikawa) and counts with the solo track “Down to Zero“.
Showtaro Morikubo “LIGHT of JUSTICE”
Title: LIGHT of JUSTICE Label: Lantis Music genre: Rock
Showtaro Morikubo is back with another shot of rock music with his new single, LIGHT of JUSTICE.
The title track is featured as the opening theme for the ongoing anime series, Majutsushi Orphen Hagure Tabi 2nd Season.
Yuma Uchida “SHAKE! SHAKE! SHAKE!”
Title: SHAKE! SHAKE! SHAKE! Label: KING RECORDS Music genre: Pop
The talented voice actor and solo artist brings good vibes and a whole lot of color to our days with this new single.
Koda x Muro “Break loose/Oshinjuri no Kata”
Title: Break loose/Oshinjuri no Kata Label: Art Sonic Music genre: Pop
And we get not 1 but 2 seiyuu unit debuts in the same week and day! This time around it’s the co-hosts of radio show Koda×Muro no Beshari LOVERS, Takuya Kodama (Café Parade) and Genki Muro.
The duo makes their debut with the single “Break loose/Oshinjuri no Kata“.
√AtoZ, XXVeil and Branco “Ensemble Stars! !! Shuffle unit song collection vol.01”
Title: Ensemble Stars! !! Shuffle unit song collection vol.01 Label: FRONTIER WORKS Music genre: Pop
Ensemble Stars!! release a special shuffle unit song this week.
Ensemble Stars! !! Shuffle unit song collection vol.01 features songs by shuffle units √AtoZ, XXVeil and Branco.
January 29, 2021 (Friday)
ROCK DOWN “GREEN – Get The Green Light -“
Title: VAZZROCK COLOR SERIES [-Green-] Get The Green Light Label: MOVIC Music genre: Rock / Pop
ROCK DOWN wrap up VAZZROCK’s COLOR series with -Green – Get The Green Light.
The CD counts with a new group song as well as a trio song counting with the vocals of Reiji Amaha (CV: Takuya Sato), Ayumu Tachibana (CV: Taito Ban) and Gaku Oguro (CV: Takuya Masumoto).
pioniX “Xtory -Ten-“
Title: Xtory -Ten- Label: MOVIC Music genre: Rock
pioniX, cross-music label group consisting of infinit0 and TOBARI‘s members, return with their 3rd entry in the Neo X Lied series.
Xtory -Ten- hits stores this week.
A new OUT THIS WEEK article + video drops next Monday.