Out this Week | IDOLiSH7’s “DiSCOVER THE FUTURE”, Gaku Oguro’s “-hematite x amethyst-” and more

Out this Week 25 - 31 May 2020

We’re back with another exciting week including both digital and physical releases. 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 and next 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.

May 27, 2020 (Wednesday)

This Wednesday there are 4 key releases making their way to the stores:

  • 8P “Unit Song Drama CD Vol.1”
  • DREAM!ing “Yume Live CD side BLACK / side WHITE”
  • IDOLiSH7 “DiSCOVER THE FUTURE”
  • Trickstar “Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 Trickstar”

8P “Unit Song Drama CD Vol.1”

8P Unit Song Drama CD Vol.1

Title: 8P Unit Song Drama CD Vol.1
Label: Nizista
Music genre: Pop

8P kick off their new series of CDs, this time around pairing up to create a unique drama CD + theme song.

Taku Yashiro and Takeaki Masuyama perform 縁の行方 (En no yukue) in 8P Unit Song Drama CDVol.1.

DREAM!ing “Yume Live CD side BLACK / side WHITE”

Title: Yume Live CD side BLACK / side WHITE
Label: Sony Music 
Music genre: Pop

DREAM!ing return with new music. 2 Yume Live CDs are set to be released on the same day.

side BLACK counts with performances by Shunsuke Takeuchi, Shunichi Toki, Tasuku Hatanaka, Yoshiki Nakajima, Tetsuya Kakihara and Naru Amano.

side WHITE counts with performances by Toshinari Fukamachi, Shinnosuke Tachibana, Tomohiro Yamaguchi and Yusuke Kobayashi.

IDOLiSH7 “DiSCOVER THE FUTURE”

Title: DiSCOVER THE FUTURE
Label: Lantis
Music genre: Pop

IDOLiSH7‘s DiSCOVER THE FUTURE heads to online stores this week.

The highly anticipated release unfortunately will only get a digital release this week, with a physical release to follow in the next months. Cover art is still unknown at the time of writing this article.

Trickstar “Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 Trickstar”

Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 Trickstar

Title: Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 Trickstar
Label: Happy Elements
Music genre: Pop-Rock

Trickstar kick off the newest series of releases in the Ensemble Stars!! franchise with an exciting entry. Ensemble Stars!! ES Idol Song season1 Trickstar hits stores this week.

May 29, 2020 (Friday)

Gaku Oguro -hematite×amethyst-

Oguro Gaku -hematitexamethyst-

Title: Oguro Gaku hematite×amethyst
Label: Movic/Tsukipro
Music genre: Rock

The last entry in the 2nd season of VAZZROCK‘s bi-color series hits stores this Friday. Gaku Oguro (CV: Takuya Masumoto) wraps up the series with hematite×amethyst.

New Out this Week article drops next Monday.

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