October 15, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WASUTA PERFORMS “YUUMEI NI, NYARU!!!!!” FREE CONCERT IN YOYOGI PARK
3000 FANS PACKED THE OUTDOOR STAGE FOR SPECIAL LIVE EVENT BACKED BY “NEKONOTE BAND”
Wasuta (“The World Standard”) performed their largest-ever free concert on October 8 at Yoyogi Park’s Outdoor Stage, celebrating the Japanese idol group’s strong relationship with their fans as they approach their 5th anniversary next March.
Performing with support from the “Nekonote Band” – Yuki Kishida (band leader/keyboard), Tamu Murata (drums), Kikori (guitar), tmsw (bass) – Wasuta delivered hit songs like “Saijoukyuu Paradox” (Idol Time PriPara anime OP) and “Kira Kira Hologram” (Kiratto Pri☆chan anime ED), as well as their new single “Shani Muni Ikiru!” and the first live performance of “Bathtub • Aromatic”.
Wasuta promoted the event on their social media pages by hosting live video chats with fans and launching a contest to design the event’s large visual banner which was displayed on stage during the show.
At the finale of the event, Wasuta announced their special 5th Anniversary Concert will be held on March 28, 2020, at Shibuya Public Hall.
Wasuta – “Super Arigato” for WASHIP ver.
WASUTA – “Yuumei ni, Nyaru!!!!!” Free Live
Yoyogi Park Outdoor Stage
2. Saijoukyuu Paradox
3. NEW Nya-ku Nyaku-Nya Suizokukan 2
4. Yuumei ni, Nyaritai
5. Standalone Complex
6. Shani Muni Ikiru!
7. Dare mo warukunai
8. PLATONIC GIRL
9. Mera Nyaizer!!!!! ~kimi ni a ge u~
10. KIRA KIRA Hologram
11. Inu Neko. Seishun Massakari
EN2. Ultra Miracle-cle Final Ultimate Choco Beam
Wasuta – “Shani Muni Ikiru!”
“Shani Muni Ikiru!” is available now on digital services worldwide.
Wasuta Official Website: http://wa-suta.world/
*New!* Wasuta Official YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/Wasuta_YouTube
Apple Music: http://bit.ly/Wasuta_iTunes
The World Standard a.k.a “Wasuta” was formed in March 2015 with the mission of introducing “kawaii” Japanese idol culture worldwide via social media and live showcases.
The five members of Wasuta are:
Hazuki (Pastel Yellow)
Nanase (Pastel Green, leader)
Miri (Pastel Purple)
Ririka (Pastel Blue)
Ruka (Pastel Pink)
Since their debut in 2015, Wasuta has released 3 albums, 3 mini-albums, 4 singles, 5 digital singles, 2 live albums, and a live concert Blu-ray from their first nationwide Japanese tour.
In addition to their regular performances across Japan, Wasuta has also been active worldwide, appearing at music events in Canada, China, France, Hong Kong, Mongolia, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Wasuta has performed theme songs for several anime series, including Kiratto Pri☆chan, Idol Time PriPara, Heybot!, PriPara Movie: Mi~nna de Kagayake! Kirarin☆Star Live!, and the official dance song for The Powerpuff Girls animated series in Japan.
Wasuta’s high-energy, kawaii style has led to collaborations with several top brands in Japan, including Sanrio Puroland, Tokyo Game Show, Hokkaido Resort Liner, Big Echo karaoke, POSME Idol Ambassadors (Shiseido cosmetics), RAGE E-Sports Tournament, The Alley (boba tea), and Jamie Ank’s 2019 Spring fashion collection.
Wasuta released their first photobook “Wasuta – Wonderful Collection” in 2019. The group has also hosted popular radio shows “World Standard Nippon” (FM 93) and “Wasuta no World Standard Radio” (MBS).
In summer 2018, Wasuta collaborated with Adexe & Nau on a Japanese/Spanish remix of the single “Yo Quiero Vivir,” which has scored over 3 million views on YouTube.
With over 500,000 followers on social media, the members of Wasuta are currently studying foreign languages to communicate directly with their worldwide fans: Hazuki (Spanish), Nanase (English), Miri (Chinese), Ririka (English), Ruka (English).