Highly-anticipated second season is now available on Crunchyroll
Six weeks after its CD single's release in Japan, the Kemono Friends project's official YouTube channel started streaming a four-minute full version live-action music video for "Notteke! Japaribeat" (Let's Rave! Japaribeat), the OP theme song for its ongoing TV anime second season, featuring the prformance by the franchise's two main VA units, Doubutsu Biscuits and PPP (PePaPu).
The title song was written/composed/arranged/produced by Masayoshi Oishi, who worked on the first season's mega hit OP song "Youkoso Japari Park e" (Welcome to Japari Park). The second OP song's CD single was released in Japan on February 13, 2019, then ranked ninth in the Oricon weekly single chart selling 6,705 units in its first week.
This is also the third collaboration single for the two units, following the first TV anime's OP song (February 2017) and the smartphone game Kemono Friends Pavilion's theme song "Fure! Fure! Best
Friends" (December 2017)
"Notteke! Japaribeat" live-action full MV
"Notteke! Japaribeat" anime MV
First press limited edition A CD jacket (2,000 yen)
First press limited edition B (2,000 yen)
Regular edition (1,300 yen)
Digital single jacket
The highly-anticipated TV anime second season Kemono Friends 2 premiered in Japan on January 7,
and has been available to Crunchyroll members worldwide except Asia.