Music Book Japan released a list of 4 artist that where out-ranked in 2015 and powered seriously their rankings in 2016. One of them is BABYMETAL, read more details below.
Music Book: BABYMETAL a group of girls that chew the world
Music Book Japan released a list of 4 artist that were outside their Top100 Ranking in 2015, those artists raised enough this year to power their Top100 in 2016. Those artists are Alexandros, Sakura Fujiwara, BABYMETAL and WANIMA.
A group of girls that chew the world, ranked #69.
In the 69th place of the ranking is BABYMETAL, a three people unit fusing Idol and Heavy Metal. They released the Single "KARATE" in February 2016 and released their Album "Metal Resistance" containing 12 songs including "No Rain, No Rainbow" and "THE ONE" in April. In addition, they they will support the Japanese Tour of Guns N' Roses for first time in 10 years in Japan. BABYMETAL played a big number of overseas performances and became hot topic. Together with the goodness of their songs, it's how they became part of this rank.
Article by: Music Book Japan.
Translation by: Maik Gianino.