Yasutaka Nakata to release his first ever solo album “Digital Native”!

02.December.2017 | MUSIC

Yasutaka Nakata will release his first ever solo album “Digital Native” on Wednesday 7th February next year in CD form. The album jacket photo has already gone public!


The album consists of 10 songs including “NANIMONO feat. Kenshi Yonezu” which is the theme song for the film “NANIMONO” (Somebody). This hit became the most viewed Japanese song in Japan according to Spotify’s 2016 chart. The YouTube video has been viewed more than 16 million times. The album also includes “Crazy Crazy” which features London songstress Charli XCX and Kyary Pamyu Pamyu. Crazy Crazy ranked in the viral top 20 Spotify UK charts and featured in FADER, Pitchfork, NM, i-D, SPIN and many more overseas media. The single “Love Don’t Lie feat. ROSII” also has a place on Nakata’s album. This single became the first ever world official anthem for the “Ultra Music Festival” ever to be composed by artist/DJ Yasutaka Nakata.


Disc 2 of Nakata’s first-run limited edition album contains 7 artist song remixes of all the prominent overseas artists he has worked with. A remix of Zedd & Alessia Cara’s “Stay” is one of the songs included on the album. “Stay” became a world hit in 2017, has been streamed more than 1.2 billion times, and managed to reach 7th place on the singles chart in America (even without considering the number of times it was downloaded!) A remix of “I love It When You Cry (Moxoki) has also been recorded onto the album. This was written by worldwide festival and club headliner top DJ Steve Aoki & Moxie.


Yasutaka Nakata is a leading figure in the electro scene. From “Kawaii” (cute) dance music to hardcore tracks, he constantly driving music trends. His brand new solo album is packed with the trendiest tracks – you can’t miss out!


On the 2nd December, Yasutaka Nakata’s music festival “OTONOKO” will take place in his hometown of Kanazawa. You can place an advanced order of the album at the venue and there will also be a special limited lottery event! For more information, visit Yasutaka Nakata’s official website!



Yasutaka Nakata
1st solo album “Digital Native”
7th February 2018 release

■ First-run limited edition (2CD) WPCL-12695/6 ¥3,300(+tax)
■ Standard edition (CD) WPCL-12697 ¥2,800(+ tax)

□ Disc1:SOLO
NANIMONO (feat. Kenshi Yonezu)  
Crazy Crazy (feat. Charli XCX & Kyary Pamyu Pamyu)                            
Love Don’t Lie (Ultra Music Festival Anthem)(feat. ROSII)
Give You More
A total of 10 songs

□ Disc2:REMIX(First-run limited edition version only) 
Zedd & Alessia Cara “Stay – Yasutaka Nakata Remix”
Steve Aoki & Moxie「I Love It When You Cry (Moxoki) – Yasutaka Nakata Remix」
A total of 7 songs 

Yasutaka Nakata presents “OTONOKO 2017″:http://www.otonoko.com


Yasutaka Nakata official website:http://yasutaka-nakata.com