Idol group Wasuta (The World Standard) has posted a video message in English on their Facebook page to thank fans for surpassing 100,000 likes on Facebook.
Wasuta’s overseas popularity has skyrocketed after multiple overseas concerts in France, China, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Spain, and their recent collaboration with Spanish artists Adexe & Nau “Yo Quiero Vivir” has hit over 2 million views on YouTube.
Wasuta members also have 200k+ followers on Twitter, 77k+ followers on Instagram, and 67k+ LINE subscribers. Their new min-album GIRLS, BE AMBITIOUS will be released October 31, featuring:
— the new theme song “KIRA KIRA Hologram” (Apple Music / Spotify) from anime Kiratto Pri☆Chan
— “DEDESUPABON” (video) written, composed, and arranged by Vocaloid producer mikitoP and based in part on member Miri’s love for Splatoon 2.
Wasuta (The World Standard)
The World Standard a.k.a ‘Wasuta’ was formed on March 29, 2015, with the mission of introducing KAWAII Japanese idol culture worldwide via social media and live showcases. The five members of Wasuta are Hazuki, Nanase, Miri, Ririka, and Ruka.
Wasuta has been active worldwide from Asia to Europe, including a performance on the main stage of Japan Expo Paris 2017. Wasuta’s most recent overseas performance was at Japan Weekend Madrid on September 29-30, 2018.