The new album of Kimetsu no Yaiba dominates on sales in its first week

The new album of Kimetsu no Yaiba dominates on sales in its first week

In Japanese Portal Oricon reported that the musical album "Kimetsu No Yaiba: Kamado Tanjirou Risshi-Hen", which includes the soundtrack of Kimetsu No Yaiba composed by Yuki Kajiura and Go Shiina, exceeded 24,000 copies sold in her first week, getting the First position in the "weekly sales ranking" published on June 1.

The new album of Kimetsu no Yaiba dominates on sales in its first week

This launch performed on May 26 includes the soundtrack of anime Kimetsu no Yaiba, which translates into a total of thirty-nine songs, plus the "Gurenge" opening theme, the closing theme "From The Edge", and The insert-Song of the tenth ninth episode "Kamado Tanjiro does not uta". Thus, this release includes a total of forty-two songs distributed on two discs.

On the other hand, KoyoHaru Gotouge began the publication of the original manga in the magazine Weekly Shonen Jump of the publisher Shueisha in February 2016, and ended it in May 2020 with a total of 23 compilation volumes. The work also inspired multiple derived series and a novelization. Finally, the production of a second season of animated adaptation is confirmed, entitled Kimetsu not Yaiba: Yuukaku-Hen, for this year.

Synopsis of Kimetsu No Yaiba

In the Taisho era in Japan, Tanjirou Kamado is a friendly and intelligent guy who lives with his family in the mountains. Tanjirou has become the head of his family after the death of his father, making constant trips to the town at the foot of the mountain to sell firewood and coal. However, his life changes when one day, when he returned home after a day After spending a night, he discovers that his family has been killed by a demon. Tanjirou and his sister Nezuko are the only survivors now, but she has been converted into a demon, although she surprisingly still shows emotions and seems to make sense of reason. After a meeting with Giyuu Tomioka, a demon hunter; Tanjirou decides to become a demon hunter to hunt the murderer of the family of him and find a way to return Nezuko to normal.

Source: Oricon News

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