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3rd Wave of Artiste Announcement for C3 AFA17

A couple of artistes has been announced to join the rest of the Anisong crew!

Apparently aside from this, a couple more will be revealed soon as well!

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The 3rd wave of artiste announcement for the I Love Anisong line up includes Iris and nano!

Iris

Born in Malaysia, she’s able to converse in Mandarin, Hokkien, Cantonese, Malay, English as well as Japanese.

In 2012, she started as a singing as well as acting activites in Malaysia.

At the end of 2013, she appeared at the Asia Pacific Film Festival, the largest film festival in Asia. As a result, she moved to Japan in 2015.

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In 2016, she became a hot topic of discussion after the completion of a television program featuring here hitchhiking across Japan. After that she was selected to be the image character of Kose’s Sekisui brand, and also performed the theme song for the same commercial that she was featured in for her debut. 

She also modeled at the New York Fashion Week 2017 SS. 

She was also selected to perform the ending theme song to the movie version of the hit anime, Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion.


nano

Born in New York, America. A bilingual singer with a powerful and unique voice, nano wields both Japanese and English in a native fashion.

Posting English covers of Japanese music immediately received attention on video sites such as YouTube, and fans increased around the world.

nano’s debut album “nanoir” was released in March 2012. It records 10th place to the Release Date in Oricon Daily Chart and caused an unusual chart action as a rookie.

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Following, 2500 tickets of the first live “Remember your color.”, which was held in March 2013, sold out on the first day.

Live tours in Japan have been held every year, as well as solo concerts overseas starting from 2015. In 2017, nano marked her 5th year anniversary since her debut, and conducted a ‘5th Anniversary Tour “The Crossing”’ going around 5 various places in Japan, and 2 places overseas.

With nano’s YouTube’s original contents reaching over 70 million views, fans continue to grow worldwide, as this singing voice knows no borders.

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