Editors’ Notes This buoyant genki compilation is designed to bring listeners sonic ripples of joy. We’ve rounded up recent and classic releases of wonderfully radiant, uptempo J-pop anthems, with irresistible choruses and life-affirming lyrics that encourage positivity and singalongs. Whatever the world has in store, these spirited bursts of rhythm make life a little bit easier.

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