NHK WORLD-JAPAN's prestigious international music event, the "NHK WORLD-JAPAN Music Festival 2023," is scheduled to air in 160 countries and regions worldwide on November 18th at 7:10 PM EST and on November 26th at 7:10 PM EST. Furthermore, the event will be broadcast on NHK General Channel on January 3rd next year, starting at 10:35 PM and concluding at midnight.
This enhanced production, building upon the legacy of the esteemed "SONGS OF TOKYO Festival," aspires to introduce the latest Japanese musical offerings to a global audience. Notably, on October 28th, NHK Hall in Tokyo's vibrant Shibuya district hosted an impressive array of 18 artist groups, who delivered performances of trending and brand-new tracks set to captivate viewers worldwide.
Renowned artist Murakami Shingo, reprising his role from the "SONGS OF TOKYO Festival," will once again assume the role of host, alongside the accomplished Horan Chiaki as co-host.
Presenting the illustrious lineup of artists:
AiNA THE END
Chameleon Lime Woopie Pie
Mrs. GREEN APPLE
Suzuki Masayuki feat. Takagi Reni
These accomplished musicians are poised to grace the stage with a diverse selection of songs, rendering the "NHK WORLD-JAPAN Music Festival 2023" an unforgettable global celebration. Stay tuned, and prepare to immerse yourself in the rhythms and melodies that will transfix audiences around the world.