The Macross franchise‘s Deculture!! Mixture!!!!! album offered 78,000 copies to rank #1 on Oricon’s general album chart for the April 4-10 week. The album debuted on April 6.
The album celebrates the Macross franchise‘s 40th anniversary, and brings collectively the singers from Macross Frontier and Macross Delta, the franchise‘s two most up-to-date most important entries. May’n and Megumi Nakajima, as their respective Macross Frontier characters Sheryl Nome and Ranka Lee, carry out Walküre songs from Macross Delta. Similarly, Walküre members (Minori Suzuki, JUNNA, Nao Tōyama, Kiyono Yasuno, Nozomi Nishida) carry out Macross Frontier songs. Fans voted on three of the songs included within the album.
The album additionally accommodates a “40th Anniversary DeCulture Edition” of the franchise‘s basic music “Ai Oboete Imasu ka” from the Macross: Do You Remember Love? anime movie, with vocals by all of the singers, and a brand new orchestral association by Takayuki Hattori.
Source: Oricon by way of Otakomu