Celebrities Comment on Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s 10th Anniversary Song GENTENKAIHI

27.October.2021 | MUSIC

Pop princess of Kawaii Kyary Pamyu Pamyu is set to release her fifth original album ‘Candy Racer’ on October 27. This marks her first full album in three years, and to commemorate the special occasion, plenty of Japanese celebrities have offered comments on Kyary’s 10th-anniversary track GENTENKAIHI

 

GENTENKAIHI was released as a digital single on August 17, the anniversary of Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s debut. The song expresses the singer’s desire to evolve into something new while also paying homage to her past. 

 

In a new project, Kyary is asking a number of celebrities to share the song that marked a turning point or starting point in their life. The ‘Tell Me Your Origin Song’ project has led to plenty of interesting answers, and a playlist has been compiled containing the answers received so far. 

 

Volume 1 of the series features announcer Misato Ugaki, comedy trio Yonsen Toushin, and Beastars manga creator Paru Itagaki. Volume 2 features TV personality kemia, YouTuber duo SKY PEACE, and actor Ryo Kato. Volume 3 features comedian Ryuji Akiyama, BiSH’s Aina the End, and TikTok star and handball player Remi Anri Dori. 

 

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu will hold a special online live performance on Candy Racer’s release day, October 27! A limited number of additional tickets have been released due to popular demand, and those purchasing one will also receive an original T-shirt!


 

 

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s 10th Anniversary Project ‘Tell Me Your Origin Song!’ 

Vol. 1  Misato Ugaki, Yonsen Toushin, Paru Itagaki
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Vol. 2  kemio, SKY PEACE, Ryo Kato

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Vol. 3  Ryuji Akiyama, Aina The End, Remi Anri Doi

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    Photo by Kyoichi Ichimura, Ocean Photo Studio / WANANN, Inc.

     

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