A few weeks ago, it was reported that Yasutaka Nakata and Kyary Pamyu Pamyu are releasing a split single on January 18. It was also reported that this single will feature a mystery foreign artist. Well, the title of the single as well as the name of the foreign artist have been revealed!
The single is titled “Crazy Crazy / Harajuku Iya Hoi” and the foreign artist was revealed to be Charli XCX. “Crazy Crazy” is Nakata’s song and features both Kyary and Charli XCX. “Harajuku Iya Hoi” is a Kyary solo track.
“Crazy Crazy” was written by Charli XCX and composed by Nakata. The song is entirely in English, a first for Kyary, and will be released in 110 countries digitally on January 18. With this collaboration, Kyary has now completed all five of the fifth anniversary goals she set earlier this year. Of the song, Kyary said that she was happy about it even though the English lyrics were a challenge. Charli XCX also expressed excitement over the song.
Check out more information on the single, including an audio teaser, below!
1. Crazy Crazy (feat. Charli XCX & Kyary Pamyu Pamyu) / 中田ヤスタカ (Crazy Crazy (feat. Charli XCX & Kyary Pamyu Pamyu) / Yasutaka Nakata)
2. Crazy Crazy (feat. Charli XCX & Kyary Pamyu Pamyu) -remix- / 中田ヤスタカ (Crazy Crazy (feat. Charli XCX & Kyary Pamyu Pamyu) -remix- / Yasutaka Nakata)
3. 原宿いやほい / きゃりーぱみゅぱみゅ (Harajuku Iya Hoi / Kyary Pamyu Pamyu)
4. 原宿いやほい -extended mix- / きゃりーぱみゅぱみゅ (Harajuku Iya Hoi -extended mix- / Kyary Pamyu Pamyu)