Hip-Hop Group Lead Release CD Cover for Hinomaru Sumo OP Theme ‘Be the NAKED’

23.December.2018 | ANIME&GAME / MUSIC

Japanese hip-hop dance and vocal group Lead have released the cover art for their upcoming new single Be the NAKED which will hit shelves on January 30, 2019.

Their 30th single to date, the song will be used as the second opening theme to the ongoing anime series Hinomaru Zumo. The cover art features the three members standing in front of real flames, revealing their fiery enthusiasm for the release.


Fans will be excited to hear that they will be getting the ultimate Christmas present this year: a very special event that will take place at Lazona Kawasaki Plaza on December 24 where the trio will perform Be the NAKED live for the first time.

Hinomaru Zumo is an adaptation of the manga series of the same time serialised in Weekly Shonen Jump. The story follows Ushio Hinomaru, a student who appears before the sumo club at Oodachi High School, who trains to climb to the top and become Hinoshita Kaisan, the highest rank achievable in sumo.


Be the NAKED will be used as the opening theme song from January 25, 2019.