Every Little Thing
About Every Little Thing
Japanese pop/soft-rock band Every Little Thing came together in 1996 when singer Kaori Mochida—a former member of girl group Kuro Buta All-Stars—was introduced to guitarist Ichiro Ito.
∙ Over the course of their career, the group has charted 32 Top 10 singles and 10 Top 10 albums.
∙ Their 1998 LP, Time to Destination, spent nearly a year on the Japanese charts and is the 10th best-selling album in the country’s history.
∙ In 2006, they celebrated their 10th anniversary by performing over two days at the legendary Nippon Budokan arena.
∙ For her first solo album, 2009’s Moka, Mochida collaborated with arranger/multi-instrumentalist Sean Lennon and drummer Joey Waronker (Beck, R.E.M.).
∙ Both sides their 41st single, “Sora/Koe,” were used as theme songs for 2011’s Pokémon the Movie: Black—Victini and Reshiram and White—Victini and Zekrom.