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Electronic, FEMM, J-pop -

Japanese mannequin rap duo FEMM have released an epic new video from their latest EP 404 Not Found. An extended version of 'Sit Down' comes to life with a mind-blowing "How did they do that?" video that throws digital and analogue elements crashing together – and shot entirely in one take. The video is available now on FEMM's official YouTube channel. The track was produced by super-spicy Japanese bass duo HABANERO POSSE. The unsettling combination of tough female rap vocals over a fiercely raging industrial track feels startlingly fresh. In the new accompanying video, the track's intense drop that rattles...

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As a girls' anthem with a darkly humorous message, mannequin rap duo FEMM's acclaimed song 'Fxxk Boyz Get Money' found an audience with teens and influencers in the United States, quickly spreading around Europe, South America and Asia. FEMM's debut album Femm-Isation brought Japanese female rap to a whole new audience, reaching the Top 10 of Billboard's World Albums chart in the US. Back in October, fans of mannequin rap duo FEMM puzzled over the meaning of the "404 not found" error message that appeared when accessing their official website. This was followed by weeks of deafening silence from FEMM's...

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BUCK-TICK, Electronic, J-rock, Visual Kei -

Japanese rock royalty, BUCK-TICK, have revealed the exclusive CD cover art and bonus track titles included in the international edition of latest album ABRACADABRA. UPDATE: This will be the first international release for the legendary band outside of Asia in its 33-year career. It will be released from 15 January 2021 via London's JPU Records as a limited edition tape cassette and CD., and will now be released from 15 Additionally, the regular edition of the album is available to download / stream now. Our official translations have also been added to the band's music videos from ABRACADABRA on their...

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Electronic, FEMM, J-pop -

As a girls' anthem with a darkly humorous message, mannequin rap duo FEMM's acclaimed song 'Fxxk Boyz Get Money' found an audience overseas. It quickly spread among teens and influencers in the United States, Europe, South America and Asia. Before long, FEMM fans – known as "agents" – were everywhere around the world. FEMM's debut album Femm-Isation brought Japanese female rap to a whole new audience. It even made the Top 10 of Billboard's World Albums chart in the US. Earlier this week it was announced that FEMM's mannequin units had received firmware update FEMM2.0. This allowed them to achieve...

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Mannequin rap duo FEMM caught the attention of influencers in the United States, Europe and around the world with their breakout anthem 'Fxxk Boyz Get Money'. Their debut album Femm-Isation hit the Top 10 in Billboard’s World Albums chart in the US, while in Britain the Huffington Post highlighted FEMM in its '6 Acts to Watch in 2016' list and HMV included the duo in its Best Indie Albums section across the UK. Yet, having carved out a reputation in the rap scene as formidable female rhymesters, FEMM disappeared in mysterious circumstances – or so the world thought. Last month,...

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