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milet (ミレイ) is a Japanese singer-songwriter who spent her young age in Canada and currently residing in Tokyo to pursue her musical career. She has a unique singing voice with a husky and profound feeling, as well as songwriting that gives off a global presence. She is signed to the label SME Records and managed by Sony Music Artists agency.

Biography

milet started her full-scale music activities in 2018[1], and in October of the same year, she was selected as an upcoming artist picked up by Yves Saint Laurent Beaute at Yves Saint Laurent's global event "YSL BEAUTY HOTEL" held at the Omotesando Hills venue in Tokyo, and performed live.[2][3]

On March 6, 2019, she released her first EP "inside you EP" and made her major debut. The title track "inside you" was produced under the supervision of Toru from ONE OK ROCK, and used as the opening theme for the Fuji TV drama Scandal Senmon Bengoshi QUEEN.[4][5] The songs "Again and Again" and "I Gotta Go" were used as the theme song for the Fuji TV drama JOKERxFACE.[6]

On March 25, she held a live event "milet SPECIAL SHOW CASE @Billboard-Live TOKYO", which was her first stage appearance after her debut.[7]

On May 15, she released her second EP "Wonderland EP".[8] The title track "Wonderland" was used as an insert song and image song for the anime Birthday Wonderland directed by Hara Keiichi. The movie's theme song "THE SHOW" is also included in the EP.[9][10]

After a total of five EP releases, on June 3, 2020, the first full album eyes containing all 18 songs was released, and both debuted in the Oricon Weekly CD Album Ranking and Oricon Weekly Digital Album Ranking at 1st position. In addition, she won first place in Billboard JAPAN "HOT ALBUMS" for two consecutive weeks and entered the TOP 10 for eight consecutive weeks.

She is in charge of regular DJ at FM802 MUSIC FREAKS program for one year from October 2020.

In late 2020, she had a cameo appearance in episode 5 of the TV Asahi drama Shichinin no Hisho[11] for which she performed both the theme song Who I Am and an insert song The Hardest.

On December 5, she planned to hold her first paid livestream concert "milet ONLINE LIVE "eyes" 2020".[12]

On December 31, she will participate in the "71st NHK Kouhaku Uta Gassen" for the first time.[13]

She performs the theme song, checkmate, for the upcoming live-action film Kakegurui: Zettai Zetsumei Russian Roulette which premieres April 29. 2021.[14]

Discography

Studio albums

  1. [2020.06.03] eyes

EPs

  1. [2019.03.06] inside you EP
  2. [2019.05.15] Wonderland EP
  3. [2019.08.21] us
  4. [2019.11.06] Drown / You & I
  5. [2020.02.19] Prover / Tell me
  6. [2020.12.02] Who I Am
  7. [2021.08.04] Ordinary days

Digital singles

  1. [2019.08.28] us -acoustic ver.-
  2. [2021.04.29] checkmate
  3. [2021.07.14] Ordinary days

Collaborations

Gallery

References

  1. "プロフィール|milet|ソニーミュージック オフィシャルサイト"
  2. "いきなりドラマOPテーマに抜擢で「鳥肌が立つ歌声」「ものすごい才能」と話題の新歌姫“milet”とは【注目の人物】"
  3. "milet、デビュー作で初登場首位 歌声にティーンとドラマファンが反応"
  4. "竹内結子主演ドラマ「QUEEN」の主題歌をYUKI、OPをmilet、劇伴をSOILが担当"
  5. "milet歌う「QUEEN」OPテーマはワンオクToruプロデュースだった"
  6. "松本穂香×松尾諭のドラマ『JOKER×FACE』、テーマ曲はmilet、劇伴はD.A.N."
  7. "milet、デビュー後初ライブをビルボード東京で"
  8. "milet、セカンドEP『Wonderland EP』5月15日発売。映画「バースデー・ワンダーランド」テーマソング・挿入歌収録"
  9. "milet、セカンドEP『Wonderland EP』5月15日発売。映画「バースデー・ワンダーランド」テーマソング・挿入歌収録"
  10. "原恵一の最新作「バースデー・ワンダーランド」テーマ曲と挿入歌をmiletが担当"
  11. https://amp.natalie.mu/music/news/404428
  12. "初の有料配信ライヴ「milet ONLINE LIVE “eyes” 2020」開催決定! | milet | ソニーミュージックオフィシャルサイト"
  13. "milet紅白初出場 ハスキーかつ重厚感ある歌声"
  14. Anime News Network - Live-Action Kakegurui Sequel Film's Trailer Reveals Theme Song, Full Title, April 29 Opening by Rafael Antonio Pineda 2021-03-08 00:30 EST

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