Mashiro Ayano

Mashiro Ayano (綾野 ましろ, Ayano Mashiro, born April 23 in Tōyako, Hokkaido) is a Japanese singer signed to Ariola Japan and is represented by Creative Office Cue. She released her first single "ideal white" on October 22, 2014, which is used as the opening theme to the 2014 anime television series Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works.[1] Her second single "Vanilla Sky" released on April 29, 2015, which is used as the opening theme to the 2015 anime television series Gunslinger Stratos.[2] "infinity beyond", Ayano's third single was released August 19, 2015, and was used as the theme song for the Gunslinger Stratos Reloaded[3] PC game.[4] Her fourth single, "Lotus Pain", was released on August 3, 2016, and is used as the ending theme for D.Gray-Man Hallow.[5] Her first album "WHITE PLACE" released on October 5, 2016. Ayano moved to the Sacra Music record label under Sony Music Entertainment Japan in April 2017.[6] Her fifth single "Newlook" was released on May 17, 2017; the song is used as the ending theme of anime Re:Creators..[7] Her favorite anime is Puella Magi Madoka Magica.[8] Her sixth single "starry" was released on January 17, 2018; the song is used as the first opening theme of anime Record of Grancrest War.[9] Her seventh single "Shōdō" (衝動, Impulse) was released digitally on May 12, 2018, and received physical release on May 16, 2018; the song is used as the second ending theme of anime Record of Grancrest War.[10] Her Eighth single "Get Over/confession/ Glamorous Sky" was released on July 17, 2019.[11] The song "Get Over" was released digitally on July 1, 2019, and it was used as the fourth ending song of anime Puzzle & Dragon[12] Her second album "Arch Angel" was released on September 2, 2019[13] Her Ninth single "Alive" was released on January 11, 2020, and will receive physical release on February 19, 2020; the song is used as the ending theme of anime Darwin's Game.[14]

Mashiro Ayano
Birth name綾野ましろ
BornApril 23
OriginTōyako, Hokkaido, Japan
GenresJ-pop
Occupation(s)Singer
Years active2014–present
Labels
Websitewww.ayanomashiro.com

DiscographyEdit

Studio albumsEdit

Year Albums Peak Oricon
albums chart position
2016 White Place 27[15]
2019 Arch Angel 38[13]

Mini-albumsEdit

Year Albums Peak Oricon
Albums chart position
2016 "Early Days" 43[16]

SinglesEdit

Year Title Peak Oricon
singles chart position
Album
2014 "ideal white" 14[17] White Place
2015 "Vanilla Sky" 52[18]
2015 "infinity beyond" 64[19]
2016 "Lotus Pain" 31[20]
2017 "Newlook" 26[21] Arch Angel
2018 "starry" 29[22]
2018 "Shōdō" 24[23]
2019 "Get Over / Confession / Glamorous Sky" 49[11]
2020 "Alive" [24]

Digital singlesEdit

Year Song Album
2015 "Focus Light" White Place
2016 "Believe" Arch Angel

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "New Fate/stay night TV Anime is Unlimited Blade Works". Anime News Network.
  2. ^ "Mashiro Ayano, GARNiDELiA to Perform Gunslinger Stratos Themes". Anime News Network. Retrieved February 25, 2015.
  3. ^ LTD., SQUARE ENIX CO. "ガンスリンガー ストラトス リローデッド 公式プロモーションサイト". Retrieved August 18, 2015.
  4. ^ "infinity beyond(初回生産限定盤) | 綾野ましろ". Retrieved August 18, 2015.
  5. ^ "Mashiro Ayano Performs D. Gray-man Hallow Anime's Ending Theme". Anime News Network.
  6. ^ "ソニー、新レーベル『SACRA MUSIC』4月発足 Kalafina、ClariSら擁し海外展開". Oricon. January 6, 2017. Retrieved January 6, 2017.
  7. ^ "Re:Creators Original Anime Reveals 2nd Promo Video, Main Cast, Theme Song Artists". Anime News Network. February 10, 2017. Retrieved February 17, 2017.
  8. ^ "An Interview with Singer Mashiro Ayano!".
  9. ^ "Mashiro Ayano Performs Record of Grancrest War Anime's Opening Theme". Anime News Network. November 3, 2017. Retrieved November 3, 2017.
  10. ^ "ASCA, Mashiro Ayano Return for 2nd Record of Grancrest War Theme Songs". Anime News Network. March 2, 2018. Retrieved March 2, 2018.
  11. ^ a b "GET OVER/confession/GLAMOROUS SKY | 綾野ましろ". Retrieved July 24, 2019.
  12. ^ "Mashiro Ayano Announces Triple A-Side Single Including Anime Song". Moshi Moshi Nippon. May 30, 2019. Retrieved November 6, 2019.
  13. ^ a b "Arch Angel" (in Japanese). Oricon. Retrieved October 2, 2019.
  14. ^ Hodgkins, Crystalyn (November 18, 2019). "Mashiro Ayano Performs Ending Theme for Darwin's Game Anime". Anime News Network. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  15. ^ "WHITE PLACE" (in Japanese). Oricon. Retrieved August 11, 2016.
  16. ^ "Early Days" (in Japanese). Oricon. Retrieved August 11, 2016.
  17. ^ "ideal white" (in Japanese). Oricon. Retrieved October 10, 2014.
  18. ^ "vanilla sky | 綾野ましろ". Retrieved August 18, 2015.
  19. ^ "infinity beyond | 綾野ましろ". Retrieved July 5, 2016.
  20. ^ "Lotus Pain | 綾野ましろ". Retrieved August 11, 2016.
  21. ^ "Newlook | 綾野ましろ". Retrieved February 17, 2017.
  22. ^ "starry | 綾野ましろ". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  23. ^ "未定[Shōdō] | 綾野ましろ". Retrieved March 7, 2018.
  24. ^ "Alive | 綾野ましろ". Retrieved February 4, 2020.

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