ReoNa Unveils ‘Happy Sugar Life’ Ending Theme CD Jacket & Insert Song

03.August.2018 | ANIME&GAME / MUSIC

ReoNa is a new Japanese artist who plays the musician Kanzaki Elza in Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online. Her debut mini album ELZA, which was released under the name Kanzaki Elza starring ReoNA, was released on July 4 and garnered huge attention upon its released online and in CD stores.

The singer has unveiled the CD cover for her debut single SWEET HURT which serves as the ending theme for the ongoing horror anime series Happy Sugar Life. The limited pressing edition of the single features anime cover art while the limited and regular editions feature ReoNa inside a transparent cube, something which is inspired by the story of the anime series and the lyrics of the song.

In addition, the single’s coupling song Kanaria has been chosen to be used as an insert song in the anime series. It has yet to be confirmed when it will appear, so be sure to listen out if you’re watching.

ReoNa will perform at the Happy Sugar Life Festival at Yurakucho Asahi Hall in Tokyo on December 2. She will also perform her first solo concert since her solo debut at Mt.RAINIER HALL SHIBUYA PLEASURE PLEASURE on October 19 as well as at Sai Sai Fes 2018 at Shinkiba Studio Coast on September 1.

 

ReoNa’s career as the next generation of anime singer-songwriters is just beginning. Stay tuned for future updates.

 

■Information
SWEET HURT
On Sale: August 29, 2018
・First Press Limited Edition (CD+DVD) – ¥1,600 (+Tax) [VVCL-1285~1286]
*DVD includes “SWEET HURT” music video.
・Regular Edition (CD-Only) – ¥1,200 (+Tax) [VVCL-1287]
・Limited Pressing Edition (CD+DVD) – ¥1,600 [VVCL-1288~1289]*Includes anime illustration packaging, mini poster, slip case and creditless ending theme video.ReoNa Official Website: http://www.reona-reona.com/Happy Sugar Life Website: http://happysugarlife.tv/

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