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Questions regarding theme songs of anime shows.

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What was that song that played in my hero academia season 3 episode 13?

What was that song that played in my hero academia season 3 episode 13 where all might is kneeling in front of dekus mom?
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What is the name of this song from the Funimation Dub of DBZ?

The song is played often when Frieza is doing evil things. I found a compilation that contains it at the given time code here.
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What is the soundtrack that plays in Naruto Shippuuden episode 221

What is the soundtrack that plays at 00-00:35 and 15:57-17:10 of Naruto Shippuuden episode 221
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What does “Essaim” mean in the ending song of Gabriel DropOut? [duplicate]

In the ending song of Gabriel DropOut, there's a word "Essaim". I translated that word in Google, but I think you guys can translate it better. What does the word "Essaim" mean in that song?
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Is it rare for two different anime to share the same OP/ED song?

I have watched the anime Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae wo Bokutachi wa Mada Shiranai. It has the ED song "secret base ~Kimi ga Kureta Mono~ (10 years after ver.) (secret base 〜君がくれたもの〜(10 years after ...
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What's the name of the circle dance at the anime song club?

There are many kind of night club playing the anime song in Japan. I experienced this circle dance of the following video at the club of Ikebukuro Tokyo, but I don't know the name of this dance. ...
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Who is the woman who sings the ending song for “In the Beginning: The Bible Stories.”

I would like to know the name of the woman who sings the ending song for "In the Beginning: The Bible Stories." It is very hard to find detailed information about this show.
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Name of the Song in Naruto 373

I couldn't find the name of the song in this particular video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klUlGDTjvbU about 16:30. It's from episode 373 while the squad fights the spawns of 10 tailed beast.
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What is this song from Naruto song sung in Korean?

I watched this show and they're singing the Korean version of an OST, and although it's familiar, I can't recognize it. Seems like it's from Naruto though. Can anyone remember the title of this song?
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Is the art made for anime openings made first or are the created vocals done first?

Sometimes the song matches perfectly with the opening like the beginning of Little Witch Academia, so I was wondering if the art for the opening was done then the song was made to match the art, or if ...
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Attack on Titan Opening Themes

I'm having trouble matching the 3 opening themes to Attack on Titan to tracks available to purchase in various digital outlets. For the avoidance of confusion, I'm looking for the long versions of ...
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Do the symbols that appear in the OP of Sasami-san@Ganbaranai mean anything?

The OP starts out with this list of symbols that look like a table of kanas, except that some of those symbols are used more than once: Many later scenes in the opening sequence can also be found to ...
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Which was the name of this Rurouni Kenshin song?

I remember the song in the begining of this video was from Rurouni Kenshin. But I can't remember its name. Which is the name of that song? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsOJJlLd8YY
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Was the Tokyo Ghoul OP made before the Anime or specifically for the anime?

Was the song Unravel (OST Tokyo Ghoul) made specifically for the Anime, or was it already made before the Anime, and was just used by the studio for the Anime. If it predates the Anime, was it as ...
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Do the albums mentioned below cover all soundtracks of the series Naruto and Naruto Shippuuden?

Naruto: Naruto Original Soundtrack I Naruto Original Soundtrack II Naruto Original Soundtrack III Naruto Shippuuden: Naruto Shippuden Original Soundtrack I Naruto Shippuden Original Soundtrack II ...
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What is context of lone girl staring at field in the ending?

The ED of the second cour of All Out!! prominently features a lone girl (probably the team manager), seen from her back. She is looking onto a darkening field for well over 30 seconds. She is not ...
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Are one-off openings and endings expensive to produce?

At least two recent anime series have had openings (OPs) or endings (EDs) that were unique to a single episode. The OP to Erased episode 11 was modified for dramatic purpose to carry over the ...
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What is the woman saying in Itachi's theme song? [closed]

When listening to Itachi's theme song, I heard that there is a woman voice in it, however I can't understand what it is saying. What is the woman saying in Itachi's theme song?
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Why are some anime OP/ED theme songs sung by Kpop/Korean Artist?

I was watching one piece and noticed that there was a TVXQ name on the credits I am somewhat familiar of SM towns Korean Groups and one of them was named TVXQ I googled and found out that it was ...
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Why do some anime not have an opening in the first episode?

A lot of anime I've seen don't have openings in the first episode, instead the openings start from the second episode. I cannot particularly name any of them besides Boku Dake ga Inai Machi. Why do ...
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Is the English Pokemon theme song more well known than the Japanese version?

I was watching this video of the Japanese-YouTuber Hikakin beatboxing the first English Pokemon song. It made me wonder: was the English dub theme song more well-known than the original Japanese ...
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Gender of person who sings Bleach's eleventh opening (Anima Rossa)?

My favourite Bleach song is the eleventh opening: Anima Rossa by Porno Graffiti. My sister, who is a big fan of Bleach, says it's a male who sings it. I, who is only on episode 86, believes it is a ...
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What is the song played at 6:54 in the 5 episode of Parasyte - the Maxim? [duplicate]

Did anyone know? It's the scene when Kana looks into the eye of Shinishi, I really love this song, and it's not in the OST.
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Is it common for seiyū's to also be singers?

While listening to the Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha Openings I noticed that the first 4 Opening songs (Original Series - StrikerS) were all sung by Nana Mizuki, the seiyū of Fate Testarossa. Looking at ...
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Does anybody recognise this song from Princess Kaguya?

So I just watched Princess Kaguya and I can't help but feel like I've heard the ending song in another anime before? Anybody have any idea what others it has been in? I feel like I've seen it in ...
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What is the purpose of having this face in the subtitles/lyrics?

During the first verse in the second opening to Hayate no Gotoku (Shichitenhakki Shijou Shugi! by KOTOKO), this face (O_O;) appears in each version of the subtitles; the translated, romanised and ...
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Ladybug theme song identification

Ladybug PV. The anime is probably Miraculous Ladybug, but can anyone identify the title of the song used in this PV?
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What is the name of the theme song at the end of episode 12 of Tokyo Ghoul?

With the start of the second season of the anime, I've rewatched some of the previous episodes of Tokyo Ghoul. Does anyone know the name of the song that plays at the end of episode 12?
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Has there been a anime that used its OP as ED and/or vice versa?

Running along the list of unanswered questions, I came along the question about different EDs each episode. And I wondered, has there been an anime that actually switched its OP and ED during the ...
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Was Lilium written or composed solely for Elfen Lied?

Elfen Lied's opening, Lilium, is a symphony sung in Latin. Was it written/composed just for Elfen Lied (like for example, the opening songs for Pokemon)?
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Are there any prominent non-fan dubs of “A Cruel Angel's Thesis” in other languages?

Remembering that there was a dubbed version of one of the OP's from the 2003 FMA in Cantonese, that seems to have been popular in Hong Kong (judging from YouTube), I wanted to know if there was ...
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About the artworks used in the Elfen Lied opening scenes (contains nudity)

The anime Elfen Lied is notorious for its one of a kind OP, featuring the mesmerizing theme song Lilium composed by MOKA and performed by Kumiko Noma, as well as sequences of art porn, a homage to ...
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Who is the other asteroid head in the end credits?

In the end track of Sabagebu! there are some asteroids floating around in the shape of character's heads. The first one is Platy, the Platypus: The next one is our lead heroine Momoka: But who is ...
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Why is there no official character song for Homura and Mami?

Madoka has a character song titled "See You Tomorrow" (またあした, Mata Ashita) while Sayaka and Kyoko have a duet song titled "And I'm Home". I just found out that Homura and Mami don't have a character ...
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Does Konan have a theme song?

Pretty much every character in Naruto seems to have his/her own theme song. But I can't seem to find a theme song for Konan. Does she just not have one? or is it just hard to find/ not released yet ?
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Anime song (I think Naruto) [closed]

I have a song stuck in my head and I THINK it's from Naruto or Bleach but I am not sure. I am sure it's from an anime though. http://vocaroo.com/i/s0su2gQh82mV Any ideas?
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Is it common for a character to sing in OP/ED?

Some anime used their seiyuu (voice actor/actress) for their opening or ending song, I know there's some anime that used their seiyuu to sing OP/ED like The World God Only Knows, Monogatari Series, or ...
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I'm looking for Bween Bween Bween lyrics from Maris the Chojo [closed]

Here is official video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Op2Om1GtQSY And I really want to know what the song is all about? :)
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Does the theme song “Inochi no Namae” have any meaningful connection to the story of “Spirited Away”?

The theme song いのちの名前 (Inochi no Namae) is the lyricized version of あの日の川へ (Ano Hi no Kawa e), but it was never sung during the film, and therefore it is only included in Kimura Yumi's first single ...
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What was the first anime that uses different ending/opening songs in every episode?

After watching a few series I realised that some of them use different opening/ending songs in each episode (e.g. Oreimo). I noticed that it must've been quite expensive to do this, and some other ...
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What opening music was played at the beginning of the anime Kaiketsu Zorro?

One of my favorite animes used to be Kaiketsu Zorro, and I especially loved the opening music of the Portuguese version of the cartoon. My question is, is the music custom made for the anime series, ...
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What's with the timing of the OP and ED in Minami-ke?

I've seen other anime where opening sequences are placed much later in the episode, sometimes as far as halfway through. Rarely endings begin a bit early, with a short (cliffhanger) scene following. ...
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What is the chorus singing during the opening of Ookami Kakushi?

The opening song of the Ookami Kakushi anime, Toki no Mukou Maboroshi no Sora, has a chorus intro where I cannot distinguish what they are singing. It could be Japanese or Latin. The lyrics sites only ...
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Was it formerly common practice to credit voice actors in opening credits?

The final OP for Monogatari Series Second Season (the Koimonogatari OP) is sort of an 80s-throwback sort of deal, with all the hallmarks of old anime styling - funky "lens flares", those old-school ...
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Why are there songs in OSTs and music albums that don't appear in the anime?

There are songs from OSTs, or even full albums by bands or singers in the anime, that I have never heard in the anime. Some music albums for which this is true: Neon Genesis Evangelion: S² Works — ...
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Do songs that get used as openings/endings get sped up as well as cut?

I was listening to the original song used as the opening for the first season of Hakuōki, and I realized that the tempo in the original was slower. I also listened to Vampire Knight's opening, and ...
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What are all of the quotes in the OP of Eden of the East from?

In the Eden of the East opening, there are a lot of quotes from different sources. The only one I know the origin of is "The abuse of greatness is when it disjoins remorse from power," which is from ...
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Is the Umineko ED used elsewhere?

Recently, I have started watching Umineko no naku koro ni (When the Seagulls Cry) and I found the ending song (YouTube link) of this anime very familiar and similar to a song I have heard before in ...
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Is there any meaning to the first Hatsuyuki Sakura OP “freak of nature: start”?

The visual novel Hatsuyuki Sakura has 3 opening themes, namely "freak of nature: start" by I've, "Presto" by Kotoko, and "Hesitation Snow" by fripSide. The latter two have lyrics and a lot of images, ...
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Why do many anime OPs and EDs have onscreen lyrics?

I have noticed that much, but by no means all, of the anime that I've seen has had lyrics onscreen during either its OPs, EDs, or both. Why is this so? I know karaoke is fairly popular in Japan, so ...