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Collaboration Fever: International

07/11/2020 2020-11-07 01:00:00 JaME Author: The JaME Team

Collaboration Fever: International

This month on Spotify, we're highlighting memorable collaborations between Japanese artists and musicians from around the world.


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One of the most beautiful things about music is the way that it is able to cross boundaries. Even if you don't understand the language, it's easy to appreciate a catchy or epic song. The right track can make even the most unlikely combinations of artists, languages, themes and genres work, and it can introduce fans from around the world to scenes they never even knew existed.

With that in mind, this month on Spotify, we're highlighting some interesting collaborations between Japanese artists and musicians from other countries. Our list covers everything from face-offs between some of the biggest Asian pop stars to songs born from strong friendships forged during overseas tours, as well as some more out-of-the-box collabs between artists who are decades apart in age and reside on opposite sides of the globe.

Give it a spin below:


What are some of your favourite international collaborations involving Japanese artists? Did any on this list surprise you? Let us know with a comment on social media.

If you're enjoying these playlists, feel free to follow JaME on Spotify to stay tuned for more, or to check out some of our team's other playlists by scrolling further down the page.
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