X Japan to release first single in 8 years, “Angel”


It has been revealed that rock band X JAPAN will release a new single “Angel” on July 28 making it the first time in about eight years since the band has released their most recent single “BORN TO BE FREE.” Leader Yoshiki announced the news at the press conference held at the Grammy Museum in the United States on May 15. Also announced at the press conference was that Yoshiki will hold a classical concert tour “YOSHIKI CLASSICAL 10th Anniversary World Tour with Orchestra 2023 ‘REQUIEM'” starting in October. At this concert, new songs, X JAPAN hits, orchestral arrangements of THE LAST ROCKSTARS songs, and many classic masterpieces created by musicians such as Beethoven, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, etc will be performed. Special guests are also scheduled to appear.