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Maki Goto’s First Single in 13 Years & 25th Anniversary Tour

J-POP icon Maki Goto is set to release her first solo single in 13 years on July 31, 2024. She will also celebrate her 25th anniversary with a live tour in Hyogo and Tokyo this September.

Maki Goto, a former third-generation member of Morning Musume, made her debut on September 9, 1999, with the hit single “LOVE Machine.” This year marks her 25th anniversary in the music industry. In a recent YouTube video on her channel “Gomaki’s Guild,” she hinted at “25 major announcements” for her anniversary, exciting fans with the promise of new music and a live tour.

The upcoming single, whose title remains under wraps, will be digitally released on July 31. Fans can look forward to a song that captures Goto‘s evolution as an artist over the past decade. The decision to release new music and hold a live tour comes in response to the overwhelming support from her audience.

The “Maki Goto 25th Anniversary Live Tour 2024 ~ pr∀yer ~” will kick off on September 16 at Amashin Archaic Hall in Hyogo, followed by a performance at Yamano Hall in Tokyo on September 21. Each venue will host two shows per day, with special ticket packages and an upgrade program available for attendees. Advance ticket reservations for “Go To Channel Premium Plan” members will begin on June 13 at 12:00 PM JST.

Fans are eagerly anticipating Goto‘s return to the stage and her new music, marking a significant milestone in her enduring career. Be sure to secure your tickets and join the celebration of one of J-POP’s beloved icons.

Source: https://natalie.mu/music/news/577342