While they will be bringing their career to an end in November
after over a quarter century together, Johnny's boyband V6
recently announced that they will release a new single on June 2nd.
Bokura wa mada / MAGIC CARPET RIDE
will be available in three editions. All three will feature the two title tracks.
Bokura wa mada
is the theme song of "Tokusou 9 season4", a drama starring group member Yoshihiko Inohara
. It was written around the theme "A message to my young self now that I've become an adult". MAGIC CARPET RIDE
by Asako Toki
, who also penned PINEAPPLE
, one of the two title tracks from their previous single.
Limited Edition A will add a bonus DVD with the music video for Bokura wa mada
and making-of footage from the photo shoot for the jacket art and the filming of the MV. Limited Edition B's DVD will feature a different video filmed specifically for this release, although its contents have
not been revealed just yet.
The CD-only regular edition will add two additional songs titled 95 groove
Heart Beat Groovin'
, as well as instrumental versions of all four songs, giving it a total of eight tracks. 95 groove
was written by up-and-coming rapper Rinne
and Taro Ishida
, who has created tracks for Rinne
and artists such as Takai Kubo
while Heart Beat Groovin'
is a contribution from singer-songwriter ReN
The official music video for It's my life
from their September 2020 single It’s my life / PINEAPPLE
can be viewed below, followed by footage of Clear
from a live DVD and Blu-ray V6
released in February to document a no-audience
streaming concert they held in November 2020 to celebrate their 25th anniversary.