Penang Anime Matsuri 2017 — co-organized by Penang Global Tourism and SOZO Pte. Ltd., will be bringing the best of Japanese pop culture to the sunny island of Penang in Malaysia! Slated for the 1st and 2nd of July 2017 at the Level 2 Arena of the Setia Spice Convention Center, drop by and have a blast with our celebrity cosplayers and anisong artistes! Check out the I love Anisong x AniBEATS concert featuring a stellar line-up of acts including Kazu, kradness, livetune, May’n and nano!

Born in New York in the United States of America, nano is a bilingual singer with a powerful and unique voice. nano wields both Japanese and English in a native fashion. nano posted English covers of Japanese music which immediately received attention on video sites such as YouTube.

nano’s debut album “nanoir” was released in March 2012. It climbed to 10th place on the Oricon Daily Chart — an exceptional chart achievement as a rookie singer. nano’s first live “Remember your color.”, which was held in March 2013, sold out on the first day — that’s over 2,500 tickets sold in mere hours.

In May of the same year, nano was invited by Japanese culture convention “DoKomi” that took place in Dusseldorf, Germany, and packed a concert venue of a capacity of 1500 people. The latest album “Rock on.” was released in January 2015, and charted 6th on the Oricon weekly list.

nano’s live tours in Japan have been held every year, as well as solo concerts overseas, with nano’s first solo overseas concert was held in Taiwan in April 2015. With an army of fans that continues to grow worldwide, nano’s singing voice knows no borders.

Catch nano at Penang Anime Matsuri 2017, to be held on 1st and 2nd July 2017, at Setia Spice Convention Center, Level 2, Arena! Tickets are pegged at: Indoor exhibition halls + stage – RM15 per day, Concert + Exhibition + Stage – RM118 per day, or Concert + Exhibition + Stage – RM220 for 2 days — available via Peatix!

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