Japanese pop star Hikaru Utada will perform the opening song for upcoming fantasy anime To Your Eternity. The song, titled “PINK BLOOD,” marks Utada’s first time performing for an anime TV series.
Prior to To Your Eternity, Utaka Hikaru’s anime song contributions consisted of the ending themes for the Rebuild of Evangelion movie tetralogy and the opening for the OVA series Freedom.
On January 27, Milan Records released a digital EP consisting of Utada’s Rebuild of Evangelion songs, including Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time‘s “One Last Kiss.”
To Your Eternity is set to premiere on April 12. An adaptation of the manga series by A Silent Voice mangaka Yoshitoki Ooima, the show was originally set to premiere in October 2020, before being pushed to April 2021 in September 2020.
Crunchyroll describes the show as:
A lonely boy wandering the Arctic regions of North America meets a wolf, and the two become fast friends, depending on each other to survive the harsh environment. But the boy has a history, and the wolf is more than meets the eye as well…