The official website for anison singer LiSA announced today that her next fifth album "LEO-NiNE" and next 17th single "Homura" (its Chinese character 炎 means flame) are set to be released in Japan at the same time on October 14, 2020.
"LEO-NiNE" will be her first full album in three years and five months since her previous fourth album "LiTTLE DEViL PARADE" released in May 2017. The 13-song album will include her recent three single songs, such as "Akai Wana (who loves it?)/ADAMAS" (double A-side 14th single) and "Gurenge" (15th single), as well as her latest digital single song "Aijou," which has been used as the theme song for the ongoing TV drama 13.
Meanwhile, her 17th single song "Homura" will be featured as the theme song for the upcoming anime feature film Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train to be released in Japan on October 16, 2020. The epic ballad is composed by Yuki Kajiura, who worked on the TV series' ED theme "from the edge," and its lyrics is co-written by Kajiura and LiSA. Her 15th single song "Gurenge" was used as the OP theme for the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba TV anime in 2019 and has become the biggest hit song in her career.
Message from LiSA:
NEW SiNGLE "Homura"
NEW ALBUM "LEO-NiNE"
Two titles will be released simultaneously.
Like a Flame. Like a lion.
Be strong, be powerful, be gentle, be yourself.
May we go as far as we can, believing that the future is the best.
Source: SACRA MUSIC press release