Suga Shikao will be holding his first ever Asia Circuit in December. This will also mark his first time performing in Singapore. Fans can catch the singer on 8 December 2017.
Suga Shikao is a Japanese singer and songwriter and is known for many Japanese pop hits. A talent songwriter, he has written songs for many artistes and Japanese animations. Some of his most popular works include SMAP’s “Yozora no Mukou”, KAT-TUN’s “Real face” and Arashi’s “Aozora Pedal”. These songs were chart-toppers and sold over 1 million copies each.
Avid anime fans will also recognise a close relation between comic artists, CLAMP and Suga Shikao. Suga Shikao worked on a variety of theme songs for CLAMP’s anime series, XXXHOLiC.
Famed author, Haruki Murakami has also cited Suga Shikao’s song, “Bakudan Juice” in the novel, “After Dark”.
In 2017, Suga Shikao celebrated his 20th Anniversary with two events: “SUGA SHIKAO 20th ANNIVERSARY “SUGAFES! ~ a miracle festival once every 20 years~” in Saitama Super Arena in May and also “SUGAFES! WEST ~ Suga Shikao vs kōkua, a battle you cannot lose, in Osaka ~” in Osaka-jo hall in September. Both concerts concluded with great success.
The ‘20th Anniversary Special “Suga Shikao Asia Circuit 2017”’ will be held throughout December, in three countries, Singapore, Taiwan, and Japan. This will be Suga Shikao’s first time conducting an Asia Tour.
About 20th Anniversary Special Suga Shikao Asia Circuit 2017
8th December 2017 (Friday) Singapore Zepp@Bigbox Singapore
17th December 2017 (Sunday) Taiwan Legacy Taipei
26th December 2017 (Tuesday) Japan EX THEATER ROPPONGI
20th Anniversary Special Suga Shikao Asia Circuit 2017 in Singapore ticket details
Ticketing starts 27 Oct 2017, 10am
Ticketing URL: http://www.apactix.com/events/detail/suga-shikao-2017
Official site: http://japanmusicfestival.asia/2017sugashikao
※ Entering sequence to the hall will be based on the serial number allocated on the ticket.
20th Anniversary Special Suga Shikao Asia Circuit 2017 in Singapore is organised by SOZO.
Established in 2009, SOZO entertainment platforms include Anime Festival Asia, I Love Anisong, J- LIVE ASIA, Japan Music Festival and many more. Previous projects by SOZO includes solo concerts for J-Pop artistes such as Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, May’n, Moshi Moshi Nippon 2015 in Singapore, Miku Expo in Jakarta, Funan Anime Matsuri, Penang Anime Matsuri and many more. In 2014, SOZO moved forward with a capital alliance with one of Japan’s largest talent management company Horipro. In 2015, SOZO also formed a capital alliance with Sony Music Entertainment (Japan).
For more information about SOZO, visit: www.sozo.sg