The participating artists for Utada Hikaru's†covered songs album "Utada Hikaru no Uta", that's set for release on December 9, has finally been revealed.
"Utada Hikaru no Uta" will feature a total of 13 artists covering Utada Hikaru's songs. The participating artists are Sheena Ringo, Inoue Yosui, Okamura Yasuyuki, Hamasaki Ayumi, Hanaregumi, KIRINJI,†tofubeats with BONNIE PINK, Yoshii Kazuya, Kato Miliyah, Ohashi Trio, AI,†LOVE PSYCHEDELICO, and Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis feat. Peabo Bryson. The song list will be announced at yet a later date.†
In addition, the album's special website has been updated with various works that different artists created with Utada's songs as the theme. Some of the artists include†movie†'Evangelion' team, Kumamon designer Mizuno Manabu, and Square Enix designer Nomura Tetsuya. The website is also taking works from the general public.†
Finally, it's been revealed that Utada's best-of albums "Utada Hikaru SINGLE COLLECTION VOL. 1&2" will be released in high resolution (24bit / 96kHz) on December 9. Besides its digital release, a USB memory version will be released through†UNIVERSAL MUSIC STORE. The design for the USB memory version uses 'Kuma-chang' as its motif.†
[Utada Hikaru no Uta - Various Artists]
?Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis feat. Peabo Bryson†
?tofubeats with BONNIE PINK
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