SAKAMOTO Maaya

Sakamoto Maaya new single “CLEAR” out in January!

CLEAR (single cover)
Courtesy of Amazon Japan

Popular singer/seiyuu Sakamoto Maaya is releasing a new single on January 31st! “CLEAR” will be the theme song to a new Card Captor Sakura TV animation series. Maaya is reprising this role, as she sang the theme song to the CCS anime show, titled “Platinum,” 18 years ago.

This single will include 5 tracks total; in addition to the title song, an original song titled “Record” and an acoustic live version of “Platinum” will be released as B-sides, and instrumental versions of the 2 new songs will be included.

Limited first-press bonus of a Card Captor Sakura sticker will be included for those who order the single, and are currently listed as available on CD Japan.

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Monday, December 11th, 2017 Release news 1 Comment

Sakamoto Maaya – Live Tour 2015-2016 “Follow me up” Final at Nakano Sun Plaza [CD album data + review]

front back

format: CD album, 2 disc set
label: Victor
disc#: VTZL-121 (CD+DVD) | VTCL-60431~2 (CD)
price: 4000 yen (CD+DVD) | 3300 yen (CD)
release date: 2016-07-27
track times: 1:15:56 | 1:00:19

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Saturday, November 5th, 2016 Live albums, Recent finds No Comments

Artist Spotlight :: Sakamoto Maaya

Sakamoto Maaya, image taken from the Yoko Kanno Database, http://jameswong.com/ykproject/


This feature is Maaya SAKAMOTO. (Adapted from the original post on my old blog)

This artist turns out to be difficult for me to justify, precisely because she is my all-time favorite singer. Or maybe I shouldn’t say singer; she prefers to think of herself as a person who, among other things, sings, as opposed to being defined as a singer. And why Maaya-san? I’ll get to that in a moment… › Continue reading

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Friday, November 27th, 2015 Artist of the Month No Comments

Sakamoto Maaya – Light of Love [Japanese lyrics with English translation]

artist: Sakamoto Maaya
title: Light of Love
discs: Hotchpotch (collection album)
            Brain Powerd Original Soundtrack 2 (soundtrack)

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Monday, September 8th, 2014 Japanese lyrics No Comments

Sakamoto Maaya – Remedy [Japanese lyrics with English translation]

artist: Sakamoto Maaya
title: Remedy
discs: Kazeyomi (album)
            everywhere (compilation album)

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Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 Japanese lyrics No Comments

Sakamoto Maaya – SONIC BOOM [Japanese lyrics with English translation]

artist: Sakamoto Maaya
title: SONIC BOOM
disc: Kazeyomi (album)

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Sakamoto Maaya – Kazeyomi [CD album data + review]

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title: かぜよみ | Kazeyomi :: Wind Reader
format: CD album (limited edition includes DVD)
label: Victor
disc#: VTZL-8 (CD+DVD) | VTCL-60085 (CD)
price: 3400 yen (CD+DVD) | 2900 yen (CD)
release date: 2009-01-14
track time: 0:58:13
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Saturday, January 31st, 2009 Albums, From the archives No Comments
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