TOKYO (September 24, 2018) – PIKOTARO, famous for PPAP, never slows his momentum and he appears in the flash mob music video of V.I’s of BIGBANG new single “WHERE R U FROM”. This single is from V.I’s new album “THE GREAT SEUNGRI.” When “PPAP” became a hit after its release the year before last, V.I quickly started doing a PPAP impersonation during the BIGBANG stadium tour. Ever since PIKOTARO heard that story, he has wanted to return the favor to V.I. Therefore PIKOTARO accepted this offer to make a surprise appearance in V.I’s new music video. PIKOTARO practice V.I’s choreography perfectly.
V.I (from BIGBANG) / “WHERE R U FROM” THE GREAT FLASH MOB
Also, PIKOTARO released the music video for “Can you see? I’m SUSHI” that is an old fashion Japanese video game style animation music video. This music video has been airing on “Mina no Uta” that is the legendary famous and popular kids music program on NHK which is the Japanese national public broadcasting network.
PIKOTARO will be performing at “Japan Weekend Madrid” (https://japanweekend.com/madrid/) in Madrid on September 29th and 30th!
During his visit at Madrid, PIKOTARO will be appearing on the popular late-night show with Andreu Buenafuente on Late Motiv! （http://latemotiv.com/). He is ready for saying “Muchas gracias España!！” on TV.
Aside from the above, here is an interesting special interview entitled, “Pikotaro and PPAP – Creating the Phenomenon” by the producer of PIKOTARO, Kosaka Daimaou, the general manager of PIKOTARO, Terutomo Shiratori and the chief manager, Masanori Arai, and they revealed the behind-the-scenes story of how the hit was made! 【INTERVIEW】 PIKOTARO and PPAP – Creating the Phenomenon.