Shanti Shanti Shanti was originally released on the 2019 album Metal Galaxy. It compares love with Buddhist philosophy, the season of change being like dreaming dreams. It is another hard rock song with a strong beat that mixes Asian and Indian themes in with the metal sounds and excellent vocals. Babymetal again show that
Elevator Girl is the new single from Babymetal. It is about the ups and downs of life, where one day you’re happy, the next you’re a mess, is she going up in the elevator, or down, to Hell. It is a great heavy rock song with lighter melodic sections between the chaotic, hard metal
Pa Pa Ya!! is the latest single from the girls. It is about Summer festivals, playing music loud, and dancing until you are lit on fire. It is a great piece of high powered rock with catchy pop melodies that will have you moving along to the beat and wanting to sing along, even
New Man was originally released by Ed Sheeran on his 2017 album ÷. It is about an ex-lover’s new partner who is what the Ex thinks is their ideal but they are looking for love elsewhere. This is a version that Yukika has translated into Japanese and performs with only her guitar as accompaniment.
Olhae Jeil Jalhan Il [The Best Thing I Ever Did] was originally released on the 2018 EP The Year of “YES”. It is a love song where December is no longer a lonely month but is full of memories of meeting the one she loves, never breaking up, and wanting to stay together forever.
SatSunDay was originally released on the 2016 EP Dancing Night. It is about getting through the week so that you can make it to Saturday and Sunday and really enjoy the weekend. It is a great, short, piece of rock from the inimitable Yukika that is full of her usual excessive amounts of energy.
Imagine was originally recorded by John Lennon on his 1971 album Imagine and as a single. It is a song of peace with the basic idea of not focusing on the differences between people nor on material possessions, it admits that Peace is just a dream, but if everyone has that dream then Peace becomes a reality.
It is the latest video from Yukika. It is about being afraid of something so that you don’t want to know about it because you can’t do anything about it. It was inspired by the recently released movie version of Stephen King‘s It. This is an acoustic rendition with a great rock beat in
Don’t Leave Me Alone was originally released by David Guetta feat. Anne-Marie on his 2018 album 7 and as a single. It’s about being in love and not wanting the person you’re in love with to ever go away and leave you alone. Yukika has taken this song and produced her own personal version,
Welcome To Japan was originally released as a single in 2017. It is Yukika‘s personal advert for her native country where she explains many points of Japanese culture, including a whole verse on the principal foods of each prefecture. It is an incredible piece of Japanese rock served up with Yukika‘s unrestrained enthusiasm that