1966-Born Artist Project “ROOTS66” Provides “Mr. Osomatsu” 2nd Season ED Song

Following the announcement for the OP song “Kunshi Ayaukumo Chikou Yore” by AouP yesterday, the official Japanese website for the Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu TV anime series also confirmed today on August 8 that ROOTS66, a special project group consisting of 27 Japanese artists who were born in 1966, provides the ED song “Let’ Go! Muttsu Go! ~Rokushoku no Niji~ (The Six-color Rainbow)” for the upcoming second season to premiere this October. 

 

The project was launched for Osaka-based radio station FM802’s live event “ROOTS66-DON’T TRUST OVER 40-” in 2006, then has performed the artists’ popular hit songs and other artisits’ cover songs in various events. “Let’ Go! Muttsu Go! ~Rokushoku no Niji~” is their first original song, written by Kenji Ohtsuki (Kinniku Shoujo Tai/Tokusatsu), Naozumi Masuko (Dohatsuten), Atsushi Yanaka (Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra), and composed by Takao Tajima (ORIGINAL LOVE), Shinya Okuno (Soul Flower Union), Tortoise Matsumoto (Ulfuls).

 

Under the special unit name “ROOTS66 Party with The Matsuno Six Brothers,” the main six voice actors

of the TV anime also join the recording to sing the chorus part.

 

ROOTS66 members:

 Shoichi Tomomori

 Kazuya Miyata (JUN SKY WALKER(S))

 Kenji Ohtsuki (Kinniku Shoujo Tai/Tokusatsu)

 Shinobu Fukushima, Kazu Tanaka (Katte ni Shiyagare)

 Takashi Nakagawa (Soul Flower Union)

 Naozumi Masuko (Dohatsuten)

 Takao Tajima (ORIGINAL LOVE)

 Kunikazu Tanaka (sembello)

 Tetsu Shiotani, Kazuyoshi saito, Tomoyuki Tanaka (FPM9

 Misato Watanabe

 Shikao Suga

 ABEDON (UNICORN)

 Kosaku Abe (Chirinuruowaka)

 Fumio Ito (KEMURI)

 Yuichi Oki, Atsushi Yanaka (Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra)

 Yuki Saito

 Kazuya Yoshii (THE YELLOW MONKEY)

 Tetsuya Tachibana (SPARKS GO GO)

 Shinichi Yakuma (SPARKS GO GO)

 Shinya Okuno (SOUL FLOWER UNION)

 Shinya Kogure (HICKSVILLE)

 Tortoise Matsumoto (Ulfuls)

 tatsu (LÄ-PPISCH)

 

“Mr. Osomatsu” six main voice actors:

 Takahiro Sakurai (Osomatsu Matsuno)

 Yuichi Nakamura (Karamatsu Matsuno)

 Hiroshi Kamiya (Choromatsu Matsuno)

 Jun Fukuyama (Ichimatsu Matsuno)

 Daisuke Ono (Jyushimatsu Matsuno)

 Miyu Irino (Todomatsu Matsuno)

 

 

Source: “Mr. Osomatsu” TV anime Japanese official website, Twitter

 

© Fujio Akatsuka/Osomatsu-san production Committee