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Japanese Singer MINMI Returns w/ English Single Of SAMURAI CHAMPLOO Theme Song
Famed Japanese Soca Reggae Artist Will Perform At Otakon 2019
Source: MediaLab press release
Official Site: minmi.jp (Japan)
Special Thanks to Erik Jansen
Pioneering Japanese hip-hop, soca, reggaeton musician, and singer/songwriter MINMI returns to the music scene with 2 updated digital tracks released today of one of her best-known singles — “Shiki No Uta” — which was originally featured as the closing theme song to the acclaimed anime series, SAMURAI CHAMPLOO (サムライチャンプルー, Samurai Chanpurū, 2004-05).
In addition to a fresh recording of the original track, “Shiki No Uta” also debuts for the first time featuring English lyrics sung by MINMI. “Shiki No Uta” is now available digitally on leading music platforms including Spotify, Amazon Music and iTunes.
MINMI will perform live at Otakon 2019, one of the East Coast’s preeminent pop culture conventions, as part of the event’s Tribute to Nujabes Concert. Otakon 2019 takes place July 26th-28th at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington D.C. The Tribute to Nujabes Concert featuring MINMI will commence on Friday July 26th. Nujabes was an influential Japanese artist and producer who drew wide acclaim through his work on SAMURAI CHAMPLOO and production work with MINMI.