ClariS is one of Japan’s most popular singing duo who are well known for performing the singles for many anime Opening and Ending theme songs. The duo are founded by two schoolgirls Clara and Alice, but Alice announced earlier in the year that she would be stepping down to focus on studying. The duo’s official website has revealed that the group will not be disbanding and that a new member of ClariS, alongside their new single, will be revealed next month.
The new member of ClariS that will be joining Clara will be revealed on November 8th with the release of their first new single together, Clear Sky. The song will debut as a bonus CD in next month’s issue of M-ON! Entertainment’s Lis Ani! magazine. The song itself is produced, written and composed by Maruko Maruyama, who also worked on many of ClariS’ previous singles.
ClariS is a singing duo that debuted in 2010 that consists of Clara and Alice. They initially started by doing covers and singing on Japanese streaming site Niconico before singing with SME Records in their debut year. Their first single under SME was Irony, which was used as the Opening theme for the Oreimo anime. A total of 3 albums were released with the last one, Party Time, releasing in June this year. The group themselves are still high school students and do not disclose their real appearances and are instead represented in animation. Clara is often wearing pink items whilst Alice is generally showing wearing blue items. Alice herself stated in June this year that she will be leaving ClariS since she graduated high school and wants to focus on her education.
The new ClariS member will be revealed with their new single on November 8th.
You can visit ClariS’ website here: http://www.clarismusic.jp/
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