Kodoani.com – Aimer achieved great success with his 20th single song, “Zankyo Sanka” opening background music for “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District Arc.” The song surpassed 400 million streams on the Billboard JAPAN chart on November 8, 2023. What’s special is that Aimer became the fourth female solo artist in Billboard JAPAN history to have a song reach 400 million online listens.
“声よ 轟け 夜のその向こうへ”! https://t.co/OUkh2Hx4kO
— Aimer&staff (@Aimer_and_staff) November 8, 2023
“The song hit 200 million streams in July 2022, taking 16 months for streams to double,” as Aimer’s official Twitter confirms. The artist shared his joy on Twitter, writing: “400 million! Thank you so much. Let the voice roar, beyond the night!”
“Zankyo Sanka” was released digitally on December 6, 2021, and reached number one for the first time in Aimer’s career on Billboard’s Japan chart on December 15. The song also served as a double A-side single with “Asa ga Kuru,” the ending theme for “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District Arc,” and topped the Oricon weekly singles chart in its first week release. In addition, the song’s MV has also nearly reached 200 million views.
According to: Kodoani.com