Japanese music producer Kobasolo has released a new album for his cover song series, Collection. Kobasolo’s YouTube channel has over 2.9 million subscribers and over 1.3 billion views. On this series of videos Kobasolo mostly covered Japanese anime hit songs with up and coming female singers. This series is very popular not only inside Japan but overseas.
This Collection Vinyl has been released as an analog record and also through streaming services connected with his regular program from April 2021. This series includes songs which were from Collection 2 & 3, with one of the highlights being “Pride Kakumei,” one of the opening themes for the Gintama anime series. Also included on this release is a cover of “Iin Desu ka?” by RADWIMPS. Kopi sang this cover song on Kobasolo’s YouTube channel and it has over 5 million views, and the artists collaborated for the first time in the series with 80’s Japanese hit song “Rainy Blue” by Hideaki Tokunaga. This collection has been released through major streaming services including Spotify, Apple Music and YouTube Music.
Release date: January 12, 2022
Title: Collection Vinyl（12inch 1LP・VPJC-31015）
Price: ￥3,850 （without tax ￥3,500）
M.1 Rainy Blue (Covered by Kobasolo ＆ Kopi ＆ Mirai）
M.2 ketsui no asa ni (Covered by Kobasolo ＆ Mirai）
M.3 1.15 Million Kilometers of Film (Covered by Kobasolo ＆ Kopi）
M.4 Pride Kakumei (Covered by Kobasolo ＆ Mirai）
M.1 Iin Desu ka? (Covered by Kobasolo ＆ Kopi ）
M.2 Some Like It Hot!! (Covered by Kobasolo ＆ Mirai）
M.3 Ato Hitotsu (Covered by Kobasolo ＆ Kopi)
Kobasolo has been active as a producer, a singer songwriter and video creator. He is a multi creator who does music, arrangement, lyrics, instruments, design, and video production. His YouTube channel has been popular with 1.3 billion views and over 2.9 million subscribers and his following has been increasing. His vocal range is amazingly wide and he is a great producer. He has been working passionately making YouTube productions and also making music for other major artists.
Kopi is an up and coming singer with a clear and unique voice. She appeared suddenly on the internet as a singer and she immediately gained popularity with her beautiful voice and her attractive visuals. Her music video has over 70 million views. She has been active on SNS and became very active as a talent, actress and influencer. Her personality is loved by all genres and recently she has become even more involved on SNS and other areas.
Mirai made her major debut in March 2015 as a main vocalist of the Ikemen girls idol group. She started working as a solo singer at the same time. Her collaboration video with Kobasolo, “Kobasolo×Mirai” has over 50 million views. She started her own YouTube channel “Mirai-Next” in April 2021 and she has been introducing her original songs with her music and lyrics. This channel propelled her own career as a solo singer.
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