I first heard about Swinky on a Facebook group, where someone had shared a link to a video of her appearance on the Churchill Live show. I was enthralled! I mean, she was a Kenyan working as a singer in Japan! That had been my dream a few years ago, before I discovered programming! Naturally, I had to get in touch and ask her if she would do an interview for the blog!
Stephanie (katakana:ステファニー; full name: Stephanie Topalian) is a Japanese/Armenian-American singer-songwriter. Today we feature her song “Friends” off her self-titled 2007 album. I can’t quite remember when or where I heard this song, but I do know it is one of my favourites from her. Sing along to our lyric video (with English subtitles) and/ or read the romaji lyrics below. Enjoy! 🙂
It’s no secret that I’m more than a little obsessed with Little Glee Monster. Little Glee Monster is a Japanese girl band consisting of six amazingly talented girls with great voices singing (mostly) carefree, feel-good songs. Ever since I discovered them about a month ago, I’ve been hooked! Naturally, my first order of business was to make a lyric video of one of my favourite songs of theirs, so I could sing along to it. 🙂