News Crayon Shin-Chan, Uta-Pri, Bad Boys Themes Rank in Top 5
posted on 2013-05-07 05:25 EDT by Egan Loo
The CD single for "RPG," Sekai no Owari's theme song for the Eiga Crayon Shin-chan: Bakauma—! B-Kyū Gourmet Survival!! film, sold 79,182 copies to debut at #2 on Oricon's sales chart for the April 29-May 5 week. The single also has "Starlight Parade -Can't Sleep Fantasy Night Version-," one of the theme songs in the live-action film adaptation of Kanan Minami's shōjo romance manga Kyō, Koi o Hajimemasu.
"Idol Song Syo Kurusu," the song performed by the Uta no Prince-sama - Maji Love 2000% anime character Shō Kurusu (as voiced by Hiro Shimono), sold 22,193 copies at #4. In addition to the cover art by character designer Mitsue Mori, the first copies of the single came with an "Idol Episode Card." The CD single is the first seven weekly singles from different characters.
The #1 single this past week was "Real Sexy" by the idol group Sexy Zone. The single contains a second song, "Bad Boys," that is the theme song for the live-action television series based on Hiroshi Tanaka's manga Bad Boys. Kento Nakajima, the lead singer of Sexy Zone, stars in the series.