Music platform Spotify in Japan has released a curated playlist with multiple content for ONE PIECE FILM RED anime movie. The playlist features previously released songs by Ado for the film including “The old lullaby“, “New Genesis“, “Watashi wa saiku.“, and “Gyakko“.
The Spotify playlist features voice commentary from Luffy’s voice actor Mayumi Tanaka. In addition, TV commercials for ONE PIECE FILM RED selected playlist were released in Japan on August 10th and will continue until August 21st on various TV networks.
ANISE, Spotify Japan’s special anime-themed original podcast series, will also feature ONE PIECE FILM RED this month. A total of four episodes will be distributed every Friday in August.
ONE PIECE FILM RED released in Japanese theaters on August 6. According to the box office records, the film performed better than all previous ones ONE PIECE movie. It earned around ¥2.25 billion (US$16.6 million) in its first 2 days of release in Japan (August 6 and August 7).
The film revolves around Uta, with the Red-Haired Pirates also having a major role. The film’s official website describes the plot as:
Uta – the most loved singer in the world. Known for concealing her own identity when performing, her voice has been described as “otherworldly”. Now, for the first time in history, Uta will reveal herself to the world in a live concert. As the hall fills with all manner of Uta’s fans—excited pirates, the naval forces watching closely, and the Straw Hats, led by Luffy, who have simply come to enjoy her sonorous performance—the voice the whole world has been waiting for is time to sound. The story begins with the shocking fact that she is Shanks’ daughter.