AI will release a new album titled "Kansha!!!!! -Thank you for 20 years NEW ? BEST-" to commemorate her 20th debut anniversary on November 6.
The album will feature a self-cover of five numbers with a gospel arrangement, covers of gospel artists' songs, and three new tracks. Among the songs is "Baby You Can Cry," which was created by using a sampling of Amuro Namie's "Baby Don't Cry." This song will be digitally released on September 27. The album's limited edition will also come with a bonus disc including the original versions for "Story," "Happiness," "Minna ga Minna Eiyuu," and more.
In addition, AI will set out on a live tour 'AI 20 Shunen Kinen Premium Live with Gospel Seikatai' in November.
[Kansha!!!!! -Thank you for 20 years NEW ? BEST-]
DISC 1 - New Songs & Best Cover:
01. Baby You Can Cry?New Song?
02. LIFT 'EM UP feat. B.SLADE?New Song?
03. Untitled?New Song?
04. Happiness - Gospel Version?Self Cover, Newly Recorded?
05. Story - Gospel Version?Self Cover, Newly Recorded?
06. Minna ga Minna Eiyuu - Gospel Version?Self Cover, Newly Recorded?
07. Mama e - Gospel Version?Self Cover, Newly Recorded?
08. LIFE - Gospel Version?Self Cover, Newly Recorded?
09. No Weapon?Cover, Newly Recorded?
DISC 2 - Best Song Selection:
?Kira Kira feat.Kanna
?Minna ga Minna Eiyuu
?YOU ARE MY STAR
?FAKE feat. Amuro Namie
?Total 17 songs
[AI 20 Shunen Kinen Premium Live with Gospel Seikatai]
Friday, November 1 - Festival Hall (Osaka)
Saturday, November 2 - Festival Hall (Osaka)
Monday, Novemebr 4 - Aichi-ken Geijutsu Gekijou (Aichi)
Wednesday, November 6 - Tokyo International Forum (Tokyo)
Thursday, November 7 - Tokyo International Forum (Tokyo)
Sunday, November 10 - Tsukiji Hongwanji (Tokyo)
Friday, November 15 - Kitakyushu Soleil Hall (Fukuoka)
Sunday, November 17 - Kakogawa Shimin Kaikan (Hyogo)
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