What happens when you combine J pop music and Heavy Metal?
Your answer, The new music sensation from Japan that is "BABYMETAL"
Lead singer - Suzuka Nakamoto (SuMetal)
Backing singers/dancers - Yui Mizuno (YuiMetal) and
Moa Kikuchi (MoaMetal)
These talented young ladies perform their music with a band of skilled Heavy Metal musicians to create a new genre of music called "Kawaii Metal" (Cute Metal)
The band have been a massive success in Japan. In just 2 years they have gone from performing at small music venues to selling out arenas and music festivals in Tokyo.
Their self-titled debut Album "BABYMETAL"enjoyed huge success, world wide. Debuting a No.1 on the itunes Metal charts in US, UK and Germany.
With increase in demand from a growing international fan base. The Band will embark on a World tour this summer
BABYMETAL will play gigs in Germany, France, London and LA as part of their first ever world tour.
The band are due to play the main stage at the famous UK Sonisphere Rock Festival on July 5. Along side acts such as Iron Maiden, Metallica and Prodigy. They will also play the Canadian Rock festival Heavy Montreal on August 9th.