The Japanese artist born from VOCALOID technology, are you ready to check out IA!? Her voice source is “Lia”, a Grammy-award winning artist who has sung a number of anime theme songs. At her launch, IA won first place in the Amazon music production software rankings, and related videos now have over 100 million views online.
IA’s full-scale launch as an artist was in 2013. Boasting the largest sales for a Japanese motorsports “SUPER GT” official theme song for the second year running, there was also a collaboration with the music-and-dance game “GROOVE COASTER”, the internationally-released anime “Mekakucity Actors”, and a CD included with the last volume of the Neon Genesis Evangelion Manga. All in all, IA’s vocals are now hot property!
In July, the game “IA/ VT –COLORFUL-“ was released for Playstation® Vita to good reviews from all around, awarded first place in the Japanese “Weekly Famitsu” Magazine and ranking second on the Playstation® store. Furthermore, September features her first solo live performance, with a followup set for New York in October. You can check out the video below for what you can expect when she arrives in November!