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Chilli Beans. are a three-piece band from Japan, formed in 2019 by Moto (vocals), Maika (bass & vocals) and Lily (guitar & vocals). Their neo-garage style fuses rock with a next-generation sound, infused with cool vocals and killer melodies that linger in your ears. Their August 2021 single ‘lemonade’ ranked top on Spotify’s Viral 50 (Japan) daily playlist, while the January 2023 single ‘rose feat. Vaundy’ topped Billboard JAPAN’s Heatseekers Songs chart twice, and the band have rapidly reached fans across generations over social media. Chilli Beans. are armed with an outstanding songwriting sense, a knack for killer choruses, and live performances that unite the audience as one.
March 2022 saw the release of their second digital EP ‘Daydream’, and the track ‘Tremolo’ was used in a commercial for Rosette’s Yumemiru Balm cosmetics product. Their second digital single ‘my boy’, released on April 13 the same year, was selected as the opening theme song for the MBS drama ‘Motokare Retry’. They released their first full album ‘Chilli Beans.’ on July 13, 2022.
The band held their first solo concert on September 9, 2022, at LIQUIDROOM Ebisu in Tokyo, titled ‘Chilli Beans.Room’. Then, in November, they began their first nationwide headline tour, titled ‘Hi, TOUR’ – with all dates sold out.
Chilli Beans. released their third EP, ‘mixtape’, on February 1, 2023. This was followed by the May 26 release of the single ‘you n me’, which was selected as the opening theme song to the TV Tokyo anime series ‘Play It Cool, Guys’. The band’s fourth EP ‘for you’ is set for release on August 9, with the track ‘Raise’ chosen as the ending theme song for the anime series ‘ONE PIECE’. In August, Chilli Beans. will also begin their biggest nationwide tour to date, titled ‘for you TOUR’ – and then on February 3, 2024, they plan to take the stage at Tokyo’s legendary venue Nippon Budokan for the first time, for a special concert titled ‘Chilli Beans. “Welcome to My Castle” at Budokan’. Don’t miss this breaking band.