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Yoshiki feat. Hyde win Best Japanese Artist in Hong Kong’s 30th International Pop Poll

YOSHIKI feat. Hyde won two awards at the 30th International Pop Poll in Hong Kong on May 10th, 2019. YOSHIKI feat. Hyde’s single “Red Swan” – the first Season 3 theme song from the hit anime Attack on Titan – was voted “Top Japanese Gold Song” at the event hosted by the major Hong Kong …

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HYDE kicks off U.S. tour this week, new album streaming worldwide

HYDE’s new album anti, his first solo album in 13 years, in now available on digital services worldwide, giving fans an intense, high energy primer before his 2019 U.S. tour which launches this week. The long-anticipated album from the L’Arc-en-Ciel and VAMPS vocalist features previously-released singles “AFTER LIGHT”, “SET IN STONE”, “MAD QUALIA”. Singing the …

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HYDE to drop first solo album in 13 years with “anti”

HYDE’s first solo album in 13 years, anti — a title that gels well with the aggressive tone HYDE has taken on since reviving his solo activities last year — will be released digitally on May 3, followed by three versions of a physical CD release on June 19.

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Japan Night 2019 launches in New York City May 12 with HYDE, Wagakki Band, Puffy AmiYumi, and Misia

Japan Night launches in New York City on May 12th, featuring four prominent Japanese music artists at two venues just blocks apart. The one-night only special event will be presented by Japan 2019 in collaboration with Japan Day @ Central Park, created by the Japanese community of New York to foster a deeper understanding of …

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HYDE performs Mad Qualia in Devil May Cry 5 trailer

HYDE and CAPCOM have released an preview version of the singer’s fiery new single “MAD QUALIA” (literal translation “crazy feeling”). The darkly passionate trailer for CAPCOM’s Devil May Cry 5 video game shows HYDE’s performance intercut with scenes from the game, filmed in a gothic street setting with graffiti drawn by collaborator YOICHIRO, who is …

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HYDE announces headlining dates for 2019 US tour

HYDE has announced that he’ll perform three additional headlining U.S. shows in Los Angeles, Chicago and Cambridge, MA (Boston), due to fan demand.

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HYDE – ZIPANG (MV)

“ZIPANG”, the latest single from legendary vocalist HYDE, featuring YOSHIKI masterfully tickling the ivories, has finally been released after what has been (for some) a half-year long wait. The ballad debuted during HYDE’s first solo tour in over a decade this past summer and has stunned thousands with its moving message meant to convey “the …

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Halloween Party 2018 — Day 3 (Live Report)

HALLOWEEN PARTY 2018 October 28th, 2018 MAKUHARI MESSE Live Report by Michelle Minikhiem Photos by Hideaki Imamoto, Toshikazu Oguruma, Kazuko Tanaka The final day of HALLOWEEN PARTY 2018 showed the same dedication to the Alice in Wonderland theme as the days prior. After seemingly falling from the ceiling like Alice down the rabbit hole, Kanon …

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Halloween Party 2018 — Day 2 (Live Report)

HALLOWEEN PARTY 2018 October 27th, 2018 MAKUHARI MESSE Live Report by Michelle Minikhiem Photos by Hideaki Imamoto, Toshikazu Oguruma, Kazuko Tanaka HALLOWEEN PARTY 2018 was the first year that the entire event was focused around a central theme. The stage was decorated in iconic Alice in Wonderland tea party imagery and began with the shocking …

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“YOSHIKI vs. YOSHIKI” makes history on Kouhaku Uta Gassen 2018

On New Year’s Eve 2018, YOSHIKI made Japanese television history with his dual performance on the “69th NHK Kohaku Uta Gassen,” the last of the Heisei Era, by performing for both opposing Red and White teams during the top-rated broadcast. YOSHIKI wore white to plays drums for the Attack on Titan theme “Red Swan” with …

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