A few more messages from Hikki in just the past couple of days!
[1/19] "What the...? My air purifier that's always on was kinda dusty. Eeh!" (Japanese)
[1/19] An greeting to those reading in English. Talks about wanting to "change the world". (English)
[1/20] In general about her going to the dentist in New York (Japanese)
[1/21] Tells us about her surprise birthday party after having her wisdom teeth removed (Japanese)
[1/27] Sipping on ice coffee in the dead of winter... (English)
[1/27] Tofu tofu tofu tofu tofu (Japanese)
Check out Nuuk's Translations of the Japanese messages
[1/17] The first new message from Utada for 2005 has been posted. This is also the first message to be on the U3music.com website.
Check it out the message here (in Japanese)
There's a full English translation done by Nuuk.
Six years ago today, on December 9th, 1998, Utada Hikaru debuted with the single "Automatic", and took Japan by storm. The years following have met her with nothing but success; with her debut album "First Love" being the most successful ever in the history of Japan. Hikaru is now regarded as one of the greatest artists in the world.
Congratulations to Hikki on this anniversary!
Here is a brief outline of all the past news from before the launch of UtadaNet.com
Hikki records a surprise thank you message for Taiwanese fans.
The message is shown on TV, evening of May 6 in Taiwan.
Hikki's Mobile Site features 11 audio voice recordings that can be used as ringtones (for phones that support audio file/mp3 ringtones) these are known as Chaku-goe.
These are namely for Japanese phone users of i-mode/EZweb/Vodafone live!
You goto Hikki's Mobile Site on your cell phone and download the ringtones.
If you can't use these ringtones, you can goto the News section on Hikki's WEB SITE and listen to them there on your computer.
"Dareaka no Negai ga Kanau Koro" Music Video starts air play.
"Our Last Day - Casshern Official Album" Soundtrack featuring "Dareaka no Negai ga Kanau Koro" goes ON SALE
"Dareaka no Negai ga Kanau Koro" Single for Casshern goes ON SALE
Music Video for "Dareaka no Negai ga Kanau Koro" is filmed
Hikki attends the world premiere of "Casshern"
Hikki and her staff request ideas for Chaku-Goe (Voice Ringtones).
[She recorded them on April 20th.]
"Dareaka no Negai ga Kanau Koro" Hikki's single for the movie 'Casshern' starts radio play, April 5, 2004.
The title means "By the time someones wish is granted".