Kodoani.com – Japanese music duo YOASOBI has reached No. 1 on the Oricon chart again, not only with the opening theme song “Yusha” but also with their latest album “THE BOOK 3” . This is the second week in a row for “Yusha,” the anime’s song Freeze: Beyond Journey’s Endtopped the weekly Digital Singles Chart.
“Yusha” is YOASOBI’s third song to spend more than two consecutive weeks in the paid download chart, following “Into the Night” for four consecutive weeks and “Idol” for two consecutive weeks. In the past week, “Yusha” attracted 25,904 paid downloads, bringing its two-week total to 51,862.
YOASOBI’s latest album, “THE BOOK 3,” also topped the Weekly Digital Album Chart with 11,021 paid downloads. This was the band’s fourth album to reach No. 1. The album included the song “Yusha” along with “Idol,” both of which topped the Billboard charts.
This is Freeze: Beyond Journey’s End:
The story begins when the magician Frieren and the hero Himmel’s party succeeded in defeating the Demon King after a 10-year quest. Peace was restored to the kingdom. However, due to Frieren being an ELF, she can live for over a thousand years.
After completing her mission, Frieren promised Himmel and the others that she would return to meet them and then set out on a new journey herself. Fifty years later, Frieren fulfilled his promise and visited Himmel and the others. Although she has not changed in appearance, Himmel and the others have aged and only have parts of their lives left.
When Frieren arrived, she witnessed Himmel’s death and realized how little time she had spent getting to know and sharing moments with these people. With regret in her heart, Frieren decides to continue her journey, meeting many other people and facing many events that await her. The story focuses on Frieren’s adventures and the new experiences she will go through.