Music Releases




Arashi's 1st single for 2015 to be the theme song for 'Ouroboros' starring Ikuta Toma and Oguri Shun

January 12, 2015 @ 1:36 am
by Shiso
  • 2
  • 21231
  • 1
Popular idol group Arashi's first single for 2015, entitled "Sakura" would be released on February 25.

The single will be used as the theme song for upcoming TBS drama "Ouroboros ~Kono Ai koso, Seigi" starring Ikuta Tomaand Oguri Shun which will begin airing on January 16 (every Friday at 10:00 pm).This marks the first time for Arashi to participate in a drama just for the theme song.

SEE ALSO: Ueno Juri to take on her first detective role in drama 'Ouroboros'

"Ouroboros" is a live-action drama adaptation of Kanzaki Yuya's manga, and itmarks the first time in 8 years for Ikuta and Oguri to co-star with each other since Fuji TV's 2007 drama "Hanazakari no Kimitachi e ~Ikemen?Paradise~".It tells the story of a detective and Yakuza member who team upto reveal the truth behind a murder that they witnessed in the past.

On the 11th, the drama's preview event was held, and both Ikuta and Oguri made an appearance. Ikuta who is said to be good friends with Arashi, talked about the theme song, saying, "As the theme of this drama is 'feel for others', I am glad that my old friends participated in it by providing a song. They gave us a strong boost. Thank you Arashi!"

Oguri also commented, "It's a great support. I've had many opportunities to be part of works that Arashi sings its theme songs, compared to other actors. Maybe, I'm also an Arashi member?"

"Sakura" will have a limited edition and a regular edition. Check out the details below.

[Limited Edition]
1. Sakura
2. Untitled track A
3. Untitled track A (Original Karaoke)
"Sakura" (Video Clip)
[Regular Edition]
1. Sakura
2. Untitled track B
3. Untitled track C
4. Sakura (Original Karaoke)
5. Untitled track B (Original Karaoke)
6. Untitled track C (Original Karaoke)

Source: Oricon
Image: Johnny's net


There are 2 comments

Login With...

Sort by:

total votes

· Posted January 16, 2015 @ 8:22 pm
This comment has been removed due to violation of our TOS. (Reason: spammer)

total votes

· Posted January 12, 2015 @ 11:55 am

I'm get so happy every time I read a news about Arashi. 

I couldn't wait for the drama since I love Toma and Ours Shun, but now It's even I'm more excited about it. 

The End