VA and singer Yuuma Uchida to release second album 'Equal' in September

Written by: Nicole Castro

Published on: August 11, 2021 at 11:51 PHT (GMT+8)

The official Twitter account for voice actor and singer Yuuma Uchida (内田雄馬) has announced that his second album Equal will be released on September 22, 2021 (a day after his 29th birthday).

The official MV for the lead song is now on YouTube.

Yuuma Uchida is a Japanese voice actor and singer who works for I'm Enterprise. Some of his biggest roles as a VA include Ash Lynx in Banana Fish, Megumi Fushiguro in Jujutsu Kaisen, and Kyo Sohma in Fruits Basket (2019). He made his singing debut in May 2018 under King Records Co., Ltd. with the single New World, which peaked at 9th place on the Oricon Weekly Singles Chart and stayed on the chart for 4 weeks. His first album as a solo artist is HORIZON, which was released on July 24, 2019. His older sister is voice actor Maaya Uchida, who also works for I'm Enterprise.


For his second album Equal, Uchida emphasizes his versatility in experimenting with different musical elements, creating harmony between their similarities and differences.


Equal album cover (Regular edition) | PHOTO COURTESY: Yuuma Uchida Equal Designated Site

The album contains a total of 12 tracks. In addition to the lead song Equal, some of the other tracks also have MVs on YouTube. Click on the titles with links below.

  1. You & I

  2. Equal

  3. Comin' Back

  4. Image

  5. DNA

  6. Mirror

  7. SHAKE! SHAKE! SHAKE!

  8. Wonderful World

  9. Over

  10. Rainbow

  11. BRIGHT SIGN

  12. Where to go

The album price varies between ¥ 3,300 (with tax, Regular Edition) and ¥ 7,700 (with tax, Limited Edition).


The included perks for the album also differ depending on the store where the customer buys:

  • Animate (Bromide, tin badge 56mm, A3 clear poster)

  • Amazon Japan (Mega jacket, logo keychain*) *Limited Edition only

  • HMV (Bromide)

  • Chara-ani (Bromide)

  • Gamers (Bromide, tin badge 56mm)

  • Stella Worth (Can badge 100mm)

  • Seven Net Shopping (Bromide)

  • Sofmap Animega (Bromide)

  • TOWER RECORDS (Bromide)

  • TSUTAYA RECORDS (Bromide*) *Excluding some stores and online store

  • Toranoana (Bromide*, B2 poster) *Excluding some stores

  • Neo wing (Bromide)

  • Rakuten Books (Bromide)

  • WonderGOO & Shinseido (Bromide*) *Excluding some stores

  • Kinkuri-do (Bromide, tin badge 57mm)


Fans in Japan can get a chance to have Uchida autograph their albums on the following dates at the Makuhari Messe Event Hall (幕張メッセイベントホール):

  • October 16, 2021 (Saturday)

  • October 17, 2021 (Sunday)


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Source: Yuuma Uchida Official Twitter | Yuuma Uchida Official Website | Yuuma Uchida Equal Designated Site

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