Today’s You Might Like This Album, we have a special cover song album from talendted Japanese singer Lia. You may have heard of her songs from such works as visual novels and Anime AIR, Clannad, and Angel Beats! from KEY Works. She also has done themes for Charlotte and Mekakucity Actors, among more Anime, video games, and visual novels.
She was also part of the I’ve Sound music group, known for their electronic techno/trance music. Even in the Vocaloid realm, she is also the voice provider for the Vocaloid IA, who is frequently used by many producers.
- Kimi no Shiranai Monogatari -First Ending Theme for Bakemonogatari
- Sousei no Aquarion -First Opening Theme for Genesis of Aquarion
- Blue Bird -Third Opening Theme for Naruto Shippuuden
- ETERNAL WIND ~Hohoemi wa Hikaru Kaze no Naka~ -Theme song for Mobile Suit Gundam F91
- Platina -Third Opening Theme from Cardcaptor Sakura
- OPEN YOUR MIND ~Chiisana Hane Hirogete~ -Opening Theme for Ah! My Goddess TV Series.
- Reflection -Theme Song for Disney’s Mulan
- Tamashii no Refrain -Theme Song for Evangelion: Death & Rebirth
- Mononoke Hime -Theme Song for Princess Mononoke
- Ichiban no Takaramono -Insert song from Angel Beats!
As you can see from the tracklist, she covers various famous Anime themes (and one Disney song), and they all sound vary beautiful. Slow and emotional songs such as Eternal Wind, Mononoke Hime, Reflection, and Ichiban no Takaramono are incredibly elegant and stirring.
There are also engaging songs as Sousei no Aquarion, Kimi no Shiranai Monogatari, and Tamashii no Refrain that can keep you inspired. Blue Bird, Platina, and Open Your Mind are more relaxed and soothing, great pieces when you have a calm day.
She also is fluent in English; you can hear her fluency in Reflection and half of Mononoke Hime!
Overall this album is such a nice treat, with various styles that showcases Lia’s beautiful and smooth voice across these very familiar and famous anime theme songs.
To sum it up, You May Like This Album if:
- You love great covers of great Anime themes.
- You love beautiful vocal songs, especially of Lia’s voice.
- You love an album that just calms your soul after a long day.
It is available in CD format, click the following picture to purchase via my affiliate link at CDJapan:
Hi-Res is also available! Follow the following Hi-Res image to purchase at mora.jp (needs VPN and BitCash card to purchase, more info here):