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Hikaru Utada shares album with Floating Points and A.G. Cook production

BAD MODE also includes two tracks featuring Skrillex.

January 20, 2022
Hikaru Utada shares album with Floating Points and A.G. Cook production Photo courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment Japan/Sony Music Masterworks.  

J-pop star has Hikaru Utada released her eighth studio album, BADモード, (BAD MODE). The record features three tracks produced by Sam Shepherd (Floating Points) and two produced by A.G. Cook, as well as three versions of Utada and Skrillex's Kingdom Hearts III theme song, "Face My Fears": the original Japanese version, an English translation, and an A.G. Cook remix.

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BAD MODE also includes Utadu's March 2021 smash hit "One Last Kiss," and "Find Love," the new theme song for Japanese cosmetic brand SHISEIDO’s "POWER IS YOU" campaign, for which Utadu is a co-ambassador with Team USA soccer star Megan Rapinoe. The album dropped Wednesday, Utadu's birthday, alongside a live concert film of her recent sessions at London's Air Studios, available to stream for free on her website through the weekend.

Listen to BAD MODE below.

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Hikaru Utada shares album with Floating Points and A.G. Cook production