Song of the Week 007 – let go

23 12 2008

Now for Tuesday we are going a bit out of my usual pop region. We’re going to go into some Japanese rap. Well, to be more exact it’s part pop and part rap. And when I think about such songs that would fit into the description, I think of m-flo! Today’s song is “let go” by m-flo loves YOSHIKA.

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Song of the Week 006 – LALALA Shiawase no Uta

22 12 2008

For Monday we have a sugoi genki song, “LA LA LA Shiawase no Uta” by the ever kawaii Hello! Project group, C-ute. I forgot the reason but somewhere along the way I started getting into C-ute around the release of Namida no Iro. So I’ll highlight an interesting song from them.

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Song of the Week 005 – Chocolate Disco

21 12 2008

I apologize for the missing song of the week last week. I had finals and the like so I didn’t have time to prepare the material. So to make up for the lack of posting, I will be posting a new Song of the Week everyday of this week (today being Sunday). Think of it as a Christmas present ^_^!

This “week” (Sunday I should say) we have a song that I have been listening to a lot lately, “Chocolate Disco” by Perfume. Honestly, I only recently started listening to Perfume and am actually currently watching some videos of them on Youtube. But here are my two cents.

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Song of the Week 004 – Flavor Of Life

7 12 2008

 

This week’s song is “Flavor of Life” by the one and only, Utada Hikaru. It’s a somewhat more recent song compared to the other songs I had been reviewing. It was released in early February and was extremely popular (then again most of Hikki’s songs are). The popularity can definitely be attributed to the fact that it was the insert song for the very popular drama, Hana Yori Dango 2. You know those drama songs… they get mad popular. But hey Hikki is big in Japan so it’s not wrong to discriminate on her. It’s certainly not wrong to discriminate on a good song either (unless you just don’t feel it is good to your ears, in which case never mind).

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