I’ve decided to translate Natalie.mu’s Power Push article on Hikasa Youko’s Collaboration Album. It will be divided into 16 sections based on the sub-titles in the article (purple text). Hopefully I’ll be able to do one section per week.
Some background to start you off with the interview:
Hikasa Youko’s solo project started off in May with the release of the ED Theme for Shingeki no Kyojin, Utsukushiki Zankoku na Sekai, followed by HAL’s Theme song, Owaranai Uta, in the following month. In July, she released her collaboration album.
Since her Akiyama Mio character songs back in 2009 which attracted attention to Hikasa Youko as a vocalist, why didn’t she debut as a solo artiste until now? Why only debut after all these years? The interview will reveal the answers to these questions.
The later half of the full length interview will feature a conversation between the director of the Glamorous Days PV and Hikasa Youko. Read more »