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Old 2018.10.29, 10:36 AM   #341
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Old 2018.10.29, 07:04 PM   #342
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Wow! This is almost EXACTLY like the GX version, except for the instrumental intro prior to 1:11, the short a capella bit at 3:18-3:25, and the vocalizations/refrains after 4:25. The arrangement is almost the same. The way she bends her voice as she sings each note is even the same. It's awesome.

That being said, Ringo's voice has a certain quality hers lacks, and since she is imitating Ringo's performance so closely, it's hard not to notice when she comes up a bit short. In particular I think Ringo pushed her voice a bit harder.

ETA: Scribble R is right, her recent performances of the old songs have been quite good IMO.
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Old 2018.10.30, 01:42 AM   #343
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IMO this cover sounds forced and awkward
the same way koda kumi, ayumi and mika nakashima have been sounding for a while in their live performances
the same way any japanese boyband choreography has always made me feel
a little bit embarassed in empathy for the person doing that

and I don't know why Kameda is giving me funny pedo vibes in the background XD

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