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Was this really the original American/English-language opening/intro to Sailor Moon? If so, why was it so heavily changed?

I'll preface this answer by admitting that I couldn't find any interviews in which DiC (the company responsible for the original English-language dub) explained why they changed the opening so much. I'...
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Genos VS Mosquito Girl Soundtrack

Yes. The name of the song is "The Cyborg Fights", or it can be found under the name of "Genos Fight Theme". Here are some links where you can listen the song: One Punch Man OST - ...
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How are anime soundtracks made for a story?

An anime's soundtrack is usually made specific for the show. The same cannot always be said about the anime's opening or ending themes, though. When it comes to producing an anime, multiple companies ...
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Is "La Tabki Ya Saghiri" an original Digimon Arabic song?

This is 3 Primary Colors by Tamers, an insert song of Digimon Tamers and the 10th track of Digimon Tamers: Single Best Parade album.
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What was the first anime to feature an OP/ED that was not performed by a Japanese group/artist?

In your eyes by Samantha Newark in Project A-Ko (1986) The earliest use of an English song as an opening in the Japanese version of an anime I can find is In your eyes by Samantha Newark in Project A-...
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What song plays from 7:20 to 8:05 of FMA Brotherhood episode 5?

The soundtrack you're looking for is Trisha's Lullaby from Fullmetal Alchemist Original Soundtrack 1 album. It's the 21st soundtrack in the album with a time duration of 3 minutes and 31 seconds.
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What's the BGM in K-ON?

I think the BGM you're looking for is titled Pinch Daisuki, it's on album K-ON! Original Soundtrack, track #33 youtube link K-ON! - Pinch Daisuki [EXTENDED]
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What is the language of the lyrics in "Replica" from Ghost in the Shell?

I was puzzled by this question as well and I asked Ilaria Graziano herself if the song's language was real or made up, and she told me it's made up. Check out the screenshot for proof.
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Music when Luffy first used haki against Fujitora?

The track is called Preemptive Strike you can find it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gpt9sSs4qOA I have pasted the website that allowed me to find this OST below, it could be useful to use in ...
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Why is the music of Studio Ghibli movies so similar?

Especially if you are focusing on the movies directed by Hayao Miyazaki, the reason the soundtracks sound similar is going to be that most of them were composed by the same person: Joe Hisaishi Joe ...
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What was the song Kousei played after "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" in episode 3?

Mozart's Twelve Variations on 'Ah, vous dirai-je maman' (Twinkle Twinkle Little Star). Listen to it on Youtube.
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Where is the translation of "Dona Dona" from?

Somewhat belatedly, from the research I did for the blog post you mention, this is what I understand the sequence of events to be: Song is written in Yiddish, fails to gain mainstream popularity even ...
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Song played at the end of episode 20 of Parasyte

The song is called "HYPNOTIK" by Ken Arai. You can listen to the song here on YouTube. In addition to being played at the end of episode 20, it's also played throughout the show in other episodes.
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What's the music that plays at the end of ep. 22 of Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso?

The piece is called "31 - Kimi ga Iru" It is in the OST album for the anime, Disc 1. Followed by "05 - Kirameki ~Kousei to Kaori no Ensou Ver.~" from the ED single "Kirameki" album. So basically it ...
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What do the names represent in Koe no Katachi soundtrack?

The 3-letter title was used as an identification code when Ushio (the composer) was composing the music and getting feedback in the movie production. [1] Although it's a premise of concept-based ...
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Why are there unreleased soundtracks?

To answer this you have to understand how the anime market works. Naruto and many long running series sell terribly on DVD, and for a lot of things the production company never even bothers to make ...
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What is the name of the song in the last episode of shingeki no kyojin season 3 part 2?

The song you are referring to is T-KT, the 2nd song on the "Attack on Titan" Season 3 Original Soundtrack disc 2, composed by Hiroyuki Sawano.
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What does the NEC in anime soundtrack CD catalog numbers refer to?

The Standard Product Number is defined in the Record Industrial Standard (RIS) and assigned by the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ). The Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ) is ...
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Where can I get the sheet music for the song Crescent Moon Dance?

There are multiple fan transcriptions/arrangements of the piece available on MuseScore: Crescent Moon Dance from Hibike! Euphonium v1.1 | Last updated 03/07/2016, Maelic Crescent Moon Dance, ...
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What is the song playing when Kallen is driving towards the convoy holding Suzaku?

The song you are looking for is called Outside Road Code Geass. It's the Eight Song in their soundtrack Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion.
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Regarding OSTs in "Your Lie in April" anime

Here's the VGMdb page for the soundtrack album: http://vgmdb.net/album/49046. Knock yourself out. If you happen to want the piano pieces, I believe all of them are on this album: http://vgmdb.net/...
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What is the song that Chika was listening to in the first episode of Strawberry Marshmallow?

I think it is this song that is playing in the anime. Song name: Popping Artist: Kelly Richmond Album: Free & Funky WSR148
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Was this really the original American/English-language opening/intro to Sailor Moon? If so, why was it so heavily changed?

what appears to be the English/American version of the intro. I almost wonder if this can really be the original intro, or if it's consistently mislabeled, and this is for season three or something ...
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What is this song that plays in Hunter x Hunter?

I don't have names but, the other guy covered it pretty much. These playlists would be to your liking most likely: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL7636F65EA6C7228C, https://www.youtube.com/...
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In episode 13, what piece does Kousei play after he plays Liebesleid?

I'm assuming you're referring to the piece Kousei plays at the very end of the episode; this is the only instance where Kousei plays the piano in ep. 13 after his "Liebesleid" performance. I ...
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Which song is played in One Piece Episode 395 when Zoro loses his way?

The soundtrack you are looking for is called Three Towers.
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Why are some anime OP/ED theme songs sung by Kpop/Korean Artist?

I think this is related to the Korean Wave in Japan. In the early 2000s, Korean live action dramas and KPop started to come into Japan and quickly became massively popular. From Korea.net's article ...
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In the manga, what piece is Chiaki playing at the beginning?

This is the first movement of Beethoven's Piano Concerto no. 1, which is not the concerto being played in the anime. Examining the section where the piano begins to play, we can see a correspondence ...
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What was the background music in episode 14 of Your Lie In April, starting from 08:52?

The song is called 'Again' - It's Track 26 of Soundtrack CD1, if I recall correctly. Here is the link to an youtube video of the song, should you need one: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKeI8eYtWyQ
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